Wool for the Dame
Eileen - Crop Tank Knitting Pattern PDF
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The Eileen Crop Top is knit from the top down with a detailed lace border. The front and back pieces are knit flat separately and then joined in the round at the bust. An open folded hem allows for a drawstring tie to join the pieces delicately around the wearers neck. Knit with a fingering weight yarn this top is perfect for spring/summer.
The Eileen Crop Top is and Intermediate pattern perfect for Advanced Beginners looking to venture into lace and garment construction. The lace in this pattern is charted only.
Provisional Cast On, Increases, Decreases, Icord, Lace Chart
Bust 28, 32 (36, 40, 44) 48, 52, 56, 60 inches
Ease: -2” to 0” - fitted to bust with no waist decreasing
Yardage: approx. 300, 370 (420, 500, 580) 670, 750, 850, 950 yds
Gauge: 24 sts and 36 rows per 4”/10cm in stockinette
Needles: US 2.5 (3mm) - or size needed to maintain gauge - circular in preferred length for bust, plus one shorter length as a spare - example: I used a 32” circular with a 16” circular as a spare
Model is wearing size 32” and has a 32” bust