Retro Bookstore Tee by Amy Gunderson

Retro Bookstore Tee

Crochet
March 2017
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 15 rows = 4 inches
in double crochet
2.75 mm (C)
1320 - 2200 yards (1207 - 2012 m)
Small (Medium, Large, 1X, 2X, 3X)
US
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Everything about this tee makes us fall back in love with the retro style of the 60s. The flutter sleeves, shaped waist and high lace neckline are irresistible. Really make this piece your own by working up the join-as-you-go motifs.

Skill Level: Intermediate
Size: Small (Medium, Large, 1X, 2X, 3X)
Shown in Small size.

Finished Measurements:
Bust: 34 (38, 42, 46, 50, 54):

Gauge: 20 dc x 15 rows = 4” 10 cm in double crochet after wet blocking.

Materials
Yarn: Fibra Natura Whisper Lace (70% wool, 30% silk; 440 yards 402 meters/50 grams): 115 Mineral – 3 (3, 4, 4, 5, 5) balls
Hook: US size C-2 (2.75 mm) ; US Steel size 8
Notions: Tapestry needle, 5 (5, 5, 6, 6, 6) 3/8” buttons