Updated: Feb 15
Caution: This top may cause neck injuries when worn.
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This unique tank has a modest front with an eye-catching, keyhole back. It is overloaded with texture, has incredible drape, and can be worn with NO undershirt!
PLUS, it's made up entirely of the Tunisian Simple Stitch (TSS), making it perfect for beginners! Not to mention, the pattern offers row by row instructions with color coded sizes, as well as, diagrams and example photos so there's no confusion.
WHAT YOU'LL NEED
> Yarn: Sweet Delight by Baby Bee in color Baby Sage (Great substitutions include: Paintbox Yarn Cotton DK, DK Joy by Loops & Threads, ZZ Twist by LBY, Wool-Ease by LBY, etc) Yardage: XS - 515, S - 580, M - 665, L - 770, XL - 840, 2X - 960, 3X - 1030, 4X - 1155, 5X - 1235 yds
> 1 Button: 12 mm
> Notions: tape measure, threading needle, stitch markers, scissors
The mini (2-10 youth) version offers additional instructions for a dress!
Extra thought was put into the neck and arm hole shaping, allowing it sit perfectly on the upper chest/shoulders. It's worked from the bottom up, in 2 separate panels and then seamed.
BEHIND THE NAME
I'm not sure the name needs explaining, but juuuuust in case.
Per the dictionary on Google, a double take is a delayed reaction to something unexpected, immediately after one's first reaction.
After creating this top, I imagined someone doing just that (haha)
This pattern wouldn't be what it is today without these talented makers! These ladies poured so much time and effort into this design and, for that, I am so grateful 🖤 Click here to check each of them out on Instagram!
Gorgeous on every BODY at every AGE, riiiight?! Grab the pattern today by clicking on your preferred shop below. And if you plan on purchasing the adult and mini version, head to Ravelry and use code: MOMMYANDMEBREAKNECKS to get both for $10.
Happy making, my friends!