Nesoi Tee by Miriam L. Felton

Nesoi Tee

May 2014
Lace ?
23 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette after blocking
US 4 - 3.5 mm
660 - 1400 yards (604 - 1280 m)
XS [S, M, L, 1X, 2X], with bust sizes of 30[34, 38, 42, 46, 50] inches (76[86, 97, 107, 117, 127] cm). See schematic for further dimensions
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This tee is knit from the bottom up in two ribbed sections (front and back), then joined into the round and worked with waist shaping to the underarms. It is then split into front and back again to the shoulders, where it is joined with a 3-needle bind off on each shoulder. The front is shaped to create a drapey neckline.

Yarn: 660 (775, 910, 1060, 1220, 1400) yards of light fingering/heavy laceweight yarn. Shown in Anzula Breeze (65% Silk/35% Linen +/- 750 yd/685 m) in Lenore
Finished Sizes: XS(S, M, L, 1X, 2X), with bust sizes of 30(34, 38, 42, 46, 50) inches (76(86, 97, 107, 117, 127) cm). See schematic for further dimensions. Sample is a size M on a 37” bust (1” of positive ease)
Needles: US 4 (3.5mm) 32-inch (81 cm) circular needle or size needed to obtain gauge
Notions: 2 stitch markers, waste yarn or spare needle to hold stitches, tapestry needle to seam and weave in ends.
Gauge: 23 sts & 32 rows in 4 inches (10 cm) square in Stockinette after blocking
Stitches Used: knit, purl, ssk, k2tog, placement and slipping of markers, make 1 left and right (with instructions included).

ETA: The first version of the pattern has a mistake in the cast-on numbers for the 1X & 2X sizes, which affects all subsequent stitch counts. If you are knitting either of these sizes, please download the updated pdf. If you are not knitting either of these sizes, your instructions have not changed.

This pattern is also available as an individual printed pattern at LYS that carry Anzula and at Anzula Trunk Shows.

This pattern was originally released at Stitches West 2014 with fewer sizes as “Breeze Tee”.

I made a video about blocking Nesoi! Here you go.