I am a knitwear designer and knit shop owner. I own Knitting on the Fringe in Commerce Township, Michigan. I practiced law for many years but traded in my pen for knitting needles a few years ago. ...
I am a knitwear designer and knit shop owner. I own Knitting on the Fringe in Commerce Township, Michigan. I practiced law for many years but traded in my pen for knitting needles a few years ago. I find the fiber arts world far more exciting and enjoy a life surrounded by other fiber people.
Our store is full of magnificent fibers, notions, books and exclusive designs. We weave, spin, dye, felt, knit, crochet and have fun all day long! Please stop in if you are in the area.
This figure flattering loose knit tunic tank is the perfect summer garment. Wear it with a skirt, pair of shorts or capris or over your favorite bathing suit for a stylish cover-up. This design is a variation of our popular Sara Tunic that has a drop sleeve. This is the tank version.
Skill Level: Easy- Beginner
Materials: 750, 850, 950, 1050 yards of Louet Euroflax Sport Linen or Habu Cotton Gima ( if using Gima double the yardage and hold 2 strands together throughout. We also recommend Lucci Cotton Tape.
Needles- US size 7
Gauge 3 sts per inch on blocked gauge swatch- note your swatch will look loose. This is an open look garment.
Fits bust size: Sm. 34-36," Med. 38-40," Lg. 42-44," XL. 46-48." This is a generous fitted garment that has quite a bit of stretch. Garment will stretch downward when worn and will "mold" to fit the body.
Length: (Front and back at center- not side points) 22, 23, 24, 25" long.
3 sts = 1" on blocked swatch. Gauge is not crucial as top will stretch downward and mold to body as worn
750 yards of DK weight