Top in Vertical Wavy Knit Pattern
Yarn: 200 g (100% Mercerized Cotton, 330 m/100 g); 1 circular knitting needle size 3 mm.
Rib Pattern: K1, P1 Rib.
Garter st (gst): k every row.
Vertical Wavy Knit Stitch in rnds:
Work according to chart.
Chart shows odd-numbered rnds.
On even-numbered rnds, work all sts and yos K.
Work rnds 1-40 throughout.
The body is worked in the round from the bottom up.
With circular needle, cast on 165 sts.
Join for working in rnds.
Then work in Rib Pat for 10 rnds. On last rnd, inc 15 sts evenly spaced = 180 sts.
Cont in Wavy Knit Pat as foll: work 30-st rep 6 times.
Bind off 9 sts in each side for armholes = 81 sts remain on back/front piece.
Cont to work back and forth in rows in gst.
Shape Back Neck:
After 30 rows from begin of gst, bind off center 29 sts and finish both sides separately.
For rounding at inside edge, on every 2nd row bind off 2 sts twice, ending with a WS row.
Place rem 22 shoulder sts on holder.
Shape Front Neck:
After 8 rows from begin of gst, bind off center 10 sts and finish both sides separately.
For rounding at inside edge on every 2nd row, bind off 3 sts once and 1 st 10 times.
When front matches back, all sts have been used up.
Join shoulders from the WS using 3-needle bind-off method.
Work 1 rnds sc around armholes and neck edges.