Ryan Tank Top PATTERN (Downloadable)
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Ryan Tank Top PATTERN (Downloadable)


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A classic tank top that combines stockinette with narrow stripes of garter. It is a simple stitch repeat that encourages meditative knitting. The cotton fine yarn is soft and cool pima cotton with just a touch of the softest merino wool, which gives resilience to the yarn. This pattern is worked from the bottom up in the round, then the front and back are separated for shaping the yoke and rejoined at the shoulders. Finally, stitches are picked up for the neck and armhole trim. The yarn is wonderful to work with and your creation will feel wonderful against your skin.

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Pattern includes instruction for all sizes

This tank top was designed for the following yarn. 13 color options

  • Brown Sheep's Cotton Fine — 80% Pima Cotton, 20% Resilient Merino Wool
  • Fingering Weight
  • 215 yards/50g per skein\24-ply
  • US2-3/2.75-3.25mm needles
  • Approx. 6.5 sts/inch

Ryan Pattern Sizes:
Finished Chest Circumference
36 (40, 44, 48, 52)”
91.4 (101.6, 111.7, 121.9, 132.1)cm

Skeins Needed: 
S (M, L, XL, XXL) = 5 (5, 5, 6, 6)

Gauge: 27 sts and 35 rows = 4"/10cm

Suggested Needles and Notions: 

  • US3/3.25mm 16”/40.5cm and 24"/60.9cm circular needles

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