Tirrold

Knitting
May 2011
Lace ?
29 stitches and 46 rows = 4 inches
in stocking stitch
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
US 2 - 2.75 mm
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
1094 - 2187 yards (1000 - 2000 m)
32-46" bust
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A smart sleeveless lace top — perfect for summer.
Knitted in the round to the armholes, the front and back are then worked back and forth in the lace pattern.

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The lace pattern is given in chart form only.

Size
To fit bust
UK size: 8 (10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 20, 22)
81 (86, 91, 97, 102, 107, 112, 117) cm
32 (34, 36, 38, 40, 42, 44, 46) in

Actual bust
77 (82, 87, 93, 98, 103, 108, 113) cm
30½ (32, 34, 36½, 38½, 40½, 42½, 44½) in

Actual length – short version (shown)
45 (45, 47, 47, 49, 49, 51, 51) cm
17½ (17½, 18½, 18½, 19½, 19½, 20, 20) in

Actual length – long version
50 (50, 52, 52, 54, 54, 56, 56) cm
19½ (19½, 20½, 20½, 21¼, 21¼, 22, 22) in

Yarn
Short version, all sizes: 1 x 100g skein
Long version: 1 (1, 1, 1, 1, 1, 2, 2) x 100g skeins

Tension
Relaxed, after firm blocking: 29 sts and 46 rounds to 10cm over st st using 2.75mm needles
30 sts and 56 rounds to 10cm over fully stretched rib using 2.5mm needles
1 repeat of lace pattern measures 7.5cm wide after blocking