Sized to fit with 1 to 6 inches of positive ease at the bust - depending on your personal preference. Lighter colored top is shown modeled with about 8” of ease (about 2” more than recommended) and the dark version is worn with 2” of ease.
All border stitch patterns are both charted and written.
German short rows (to raise back of neck)
Backwards-loop cast on
Double yarn overs and working into both loops
Single yarn overs
See this page in my group for help with unfamiliar techniques.
22 stitches and 33 rows = 4 inches in lightly blocked stockinette, knit in the round
Sizes and approximate yardage
XS - to fit 30-33” bust - 750 yards
S - to fit 33-38” bust - 850 yards
M - to fit 37-42” bust - 950 yards
L - to fit 42-46” bust - 1050 yards
XL - to fit 46-51” bust - 1150 yards
Pattern chat thread is here - feel free to ask questions about fit and techniques and show us your progress and FOs!