Play the coquette in a stylish, slouchy tee worked from the centre panel out.
The front and back lace panels are worked first. Stitches are picked up along the side of one panel, additional stitches are cast on for the neck opening, then stitches are picked up along the side of the other panel. The sides are worked outward, towards the side seam and sleeve.
sizeinclusive to a 58” / 147.5 cm finished chest measurement.
Techniques: Increases/decreases, three needle bind off, working lace from chart or written instructions, non-conventional sweater construction, worked flat, bottom up and sideways, no sewn seams, picking up stitches.
- Illustrated knitting pattern
- Metric and imperial measurements
- Charts and written instructions
- Finished Bust: 38 (42, 46, 50, 54, 58)“ / 96.5 (106.5, 117, 127, 137, 147.5) cm; intended to fit with 8” / 20.5 cm positive ease
Materials you need at home:
- Sport weight yarn; 695 (815, 900, 965, 1100, 1170) yd / 635 (745, 820, 885, 1005, 1070) m
- Shown here in: Manos del Uruguay Serena (170 yd / 155 m per 1 3⁄4 oz / 50 g skein; 60% Baby Alpaca, 40% Pima Cotton) in #2672 Lilac; 5 (5, 6, 6, 7, 7) skeins
- 4 US / 3.5 mm circular needle, 32" / 80 cm long
- 5 US / 3.75 mm circular needle, 32" / 80 cm long
- 2 stitch markers
- blocking supplies
A Holli Yeoh pattern is sure to offer something to learn, as well as a casually elegant aesthetic. Interesting techniques and clear instructions—developed from years of teaching and pattern writing experience—ensure a rewarding knit with beautiful results. Her work has appeared in industry leading publications including Vogue Knitting, Interweave Press, and Amirisu, as well as in her website (holli yeoh.com) and in her book Tempest, published in collaboration with SweetGeorgia Yarns.