Andaman Top by Linda Marveng
Welcome! You are browsing as a guest
Create a free account to see projects made from this pattern and more... What am I missing?

Andaman Top

Knitting
March 2018
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in St st
US 6 - 4.0 mm
840 - 1200 yards (768 - 1097 m)
35.5 (38.5, 42, 45, 49, 53)" bust circumference

The Andaman Top will have you craving the intense hues of a Mediterranean summer. With a cropped, straight front, the flowing back creates a stylish contrast with its dramatic length and curved hem. The three elegant lace panels running up the front and back of this stylish top have an Egyptian art deco feel, with curving lines and geometric figures.

Difficulty Intermediate

Finished Size 35.5 (38.5, 42, 45, 49, 53)“ bust circumference. Top shown measures 38.5”; modeled with 2.5” of positive ease.

Yarn Stacy Charles Fine Yarns BioMerino, distributed by Tahki Stacy Charles, Inc. (100% virgin wool; 120 yd / 1.75 oz): #1541 cobalt, 7 (7, 8, 8, 9, 10) balls.

Needles Size 6 (4 mm): straight and 16” circular. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers; removable markers; stitch holders; tapestry needle.

Gauge 20 sts and 28 rows = 4” in St st; 17 sts of Lace chart = 3.5” wide.

Notes This top is worked back and forth from the bottom up in pieces and seamed. The lower back is shaped with short-rows.