Brunswick Tee

Swingy baby doll tee with a colorwork “dip” effect and slight short-row shaping in back.

$10.00

Description

Brunswick is a top-down, seamless baby doll tee with contoured fit around the shoulders and arms and extra ease under the bust to create a swingy, relaxed fit. Slight short row shaping in the back creates a little extra length.

Skill Level

Intermediate

Sizes

32 (34, 36, 38, 42, 46, 48, 52) in/ 80 (85, 90, 95, 105, 115, 120, 130) cm bust 

Recommended Ease 

Approximately 2 in/5 cm positive ease included at the bust with several additional inches of ease in the lower body due to dramatic increases under the bust. 

Gauge

26 st and 32 rows over 4 in/10 cm stockinette with larger needle. 

PLEASE NOTE: The recommended yarn is a light fingering weight, and the resulting fabric should be light and have nice drape. Remember that fabric feel is part of correct gauge – your fabric should not be dense or it will not drape properly in the final garment. 

Yarn

  • Color 1 Light Fingering | Laine & Lotus Twist Sock 75% Superwash Merino and 25% Nylon|463 yards/423 meters per 100g | Yardage: 625 (675, 730, 800, 900, 985, 1105, 1235) yards/572 (617, 668, 732, 823, 901, 1010, 1129) meters 

  • Color 2 Light Fingering | Laine & Lotus Twist Sock 75% Superwash Merino and 25% Nylon|463 yards/423 meters per 100g | Yardage: 170 (185, 200, 220, 250, 275, 315, 355) yards/155 (169, 183, 201, 229, 251, 288, 325) meters 

    Note: Yardage is an estimate and may vary based on your gauge and yarn choice. If in doubt, please round up. Yarn substitutions may create different results. Please bear this in mind. When using multiple colors, it is always wise to swatch with both colors and wet block to test that it is colorfast. 

Needles

  • US Size 3/3.25mm 24 – 32 in (60-80 cm) circular needles (body) 

  • US Size 2/2.75mm 24-32 in (60-80 cm) circular needles (body/neck ribbing) *Neck ribbing will use a 24 in/60 cm needle but you may prefer to have the longer length, also, for the lower body 

  • US Size 2/2.75mm 12 in (30 cm) or DPN’s (sleeves) 

    Note: Adjust your needle size, if necessary, to obtain correct gauge. 

Notions

Finished bust measurements

  • 34.5 (35.7, 38.8, 40, 43.7, 48, 49.8, 54.2) in/
    86.15 (89.23, 96.92, 100, 109.23, 120, 124.62, 135.3) cm

Finished sleeve at widest point

  • 11.4 (12, 12.6, 13.5, 14.8, 15.1, 18.2, 18.8) in/
    28.46 (30, 31.54, 33.85, 36.92, 37.69, 45.38, 46.92) cm

Top of shoulder to underarm

  • 9.7 (10.3, 10.9, 11.8, 11.5, 11.7, 12, 12) in/
    24.7 (26.1, 27.7, 29.9, 29.1, 29.7, 30.4, 30.4) cm

Length of body from underarm

  • 14-16 in/35.5-40 cm at front
  • 15-17 in/37.5-42.5 cm at back (with short rows)