Monterey Tee by Kate Gagnon Osborn

Monterey Tee

Knitting
May 2017
DK (11 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 27 rows = 4 inches
in lace patt on larger needles
US 4 - 3.5 mm
548 - 1096 yards (501 - 1002 m)
31.75 (37.25, 42.75, 48.25, 54.25, 59.75)" bust circumference
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This pattern is available from interweave.com for $4.55.

The Monterey Tee features a beautiful allover twisted-rib lace motif; the simple construction allows you to focus on the rhythmic pattern. Style this top with a simple camisole or layer it over long sleeves for transitional seasons. This tee is worked from the bottom up in pieces and then blocked to allow the openwork to bloom.

Difficulty Intermediate

Finished Size 31.75 (37.25, 42.75, 48.25, 54.25, 59.75)“ bust circumference. Top shown measures 42.75”; modeled with 8.75” of positive ease.

Yarn The Fibre Co. Luma (50% merino wool, 25% organic cotton, 15% linen, 10% silk): willow: 4 (5, 6, 7, 7, 8) skeins. Yarn distributed by Kelbourne Woolens.

Needles Sizes 4 (3.5 mm) and 5 (3.75 mm): straight. Size 4 (3.5 mm): 16” circular. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

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

Gauge 20 sts and 27 rows = 4” in lace pattern on larger needles.

Note This top is worked in pieces from the bottom up and seamed.