TienMimi by Kessa Tay Anlin

TienMimi

Knitting
June 2013
DK (11 wpi) ?
29 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches
in St st
US 0 - 2.0 mm
US 3 - 3.25 mm
US 2 - 2.75 mm
600 - 850 yards (549 - 777 m)
32, 34, 36, 38, 40, 42 inches (to fit bust)
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Named after an old but well-loved Chinese song, “甜蜜蜜” (tian mi mi; sweet like honey), TienMimi is a cute little bustier tank featuring a sweetheart neckline, adjustable straps, lace-up back and a fitted bodice.


Difficulty: Advanced Beginner

Sizes: 32 ( 34, 36, 38, 40, 42 ) (given in inches, to fit bust)

Yarn: A sport/light-DK weight silk

Yardage (app.): 600 ( 640, 680, 730, 790, 850)yds

Needles: US0(2mm), US2(2.75mm) and US3(3.25mm)

Gauge (after blocking): 29 sts/40 rows over 4” in St st using US3/3.25mm needles.

Techniques: Simple increases and decreases, picking up sts (tutorial provided), i-cord (tutorial provided), knitting flat and in the round.