Trasnú

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Trasnú
{Irish: crossing}

A simple, seamless, front-back reversible tank top, Trasnú is a quick summer project that is sure to get plenty of wear.


The elegant cross-over design keeps the wide straps firmly and comfortably 
in place - so that they can’t slide off the shoulders or dig into your skin.


You can wear this top with the cross-over at back for a sporty aesthetic, or with the cross-over at front for a more glamorous look. As fetching in solid colours as it is in stripes, Trasnú will look equally at home in the garden, at the beach, and on a night out.

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MATERIALS & INFORMATION

SIZING
Size 1 (2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12) 

garment measures as follows around chest circumference -
76cm/ 31” (82cm/ 33”, 87cm/ 35”, 93cm/ 37”, 100cm/ 40”, 107cm/ 43”, 115cm/ 46”, 122cm/ 49”, 128cm/ 52”, 140cm/ 56”, 152cm/ 61”)

FIT
Intended to be worn with 0-2.5cm/ 0-1” of ease around the chest.

YARN
designed using using WildBrier, from Spinning Yarns Weaving Tales

suitable for sportweight yarns,
approximately 300m/ 325y per 100g/ 3.5oz

note: fingering-and light-DK weight yarns may also work if their meterage is close to the above and/or if they work well with the stated gauge (see also Half Sizes in Pattern Notes).

project requires a total of approximately:

2 (2, 2, 2, 3, 3, 3, 3, 3, 4, 4, 4) 100g/3.5oz skeins

GAUGE

23 sts x 30 rows = 10cm x 10cm in stockinette for main fabric

26 sts x 35 rows = 10cm x 10cm in 1x1 rib for edgings

NEEDLES

Needle A: circular needle, 3.25mm (US 3) in diameter,
or as needed to meet gauge for main fabric 


Needle B: circular needle, 2.5mm (US 1) in diameter,
or as needed to meet gauge for edgings

NOTIONS

removable stitch markers, measuring tape, scrap yarn, 
spare needle (1 circular or 2 Double-Pointed) same size as Needle B

SPECIAL TECHNIQUES

grafting (Kitchener st)

CONSTRUCTION
This garment is worked bottom-up, seamlessly, with integrated straps.