Thyme Tank Top by Megan Grewal
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Thyme Tank Top

March 2014
Sport (12 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 29 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette
US 5 - 3.75 mm
640 - 1280 yards (585 - 1170 m)
29 (33, 37, 41, 45, 49, 53)” finished bust - for best fit, choose a size with 1-2” of negative ease
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“I know a bank where the wild thyme blows, Where oxlips and the nodding violet grows, Quite over-canopied with luscious woodbine, With sweet musk-roses and with eglantine.” ― William Shakespeare, A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Thyme is an elegantly chic tank top that is interesting and relatively simple to knit. It is worked from the bottom up, in the round, then the front and back separately. Thyme features a stockinette front with an airy cowl neckline and a large 6.5” (16.5cm) lace border at the bottom edges, while the back is all lace, in a lovely thyme leaf pattern.
Thyme is fitted with 1-2” (2.5-5cm) of negative ease at the chest, making it a great top to wear casually with capri pants or formally over a skirt to a Summer wedding!

• 2 (2, 3, 3, 3, 4, 4) skeins Dream in Color Perfectly Posh Sport– 70% Merino, 10% Cashmere, 10% Silk, 10% Mohair, ~320 yards per 100g skein – shown in Rose Anguish
• US size 5 (3.75mm) 32” circular needle
• 4 stitch markers (optional markers to mark pattern repeats, if desired)
• waste yarn
• tapestry needle, for weaving in ends

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