Beaches is one of many cotton garments found in the book, Echoes by Kim Hargreaves. This book has quickly become a quintessential summer pattern book with many timeless designs with a relaxed fit and excellent shaping. Beaches is a striped tank top worked with fine cables. The top is seamed at the sides after the front and back are completed. You will love the fingering weight cotton yarn and the coolness this garment will provide you on a hot, beachfront day.
Gift Set includes Echoes by Kim Hargreaves (pattern inside) and selected yarn. PRE-ORDER now available in all colors. Please contact us prior to placing your order for color availability, and allow at least 10 business days for shipping to your location.
DESIGNER RECOMMENDED YARN: Summerlite 4-Ply by Rowan (100% Cotton; 50g/191yds): 3 (3, 3, 3, 4, 4) Skeins Color A & 2 (2, 2, 3, 3, 3) Skeins Color B. Shown in Buttermilk & Still Grey.
SIZE: XXS (XS, S, M, L, XL)
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: Bust 29.5 (31.5, 33.5, 35.5, 37.5, 40.5)" x Length 19.75 (20, 20.25, 21, 21.25, 21.75)"
YARDAGE: 955 - 1337 yds
SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate
NEEDLES: Size US 1 / 2.25mm & US 2 / 2.75mm straight or circular needles, or size needed to obtain gauge
OTHER TOOLS: Cable Needle, Tapestry Needle
GAUGE: 36 stitches and 42 rows = 4 inches in over pattern
Images courtesy of Graham Watts