Have you been curious about baby alpaca, and want an easy project to introduce you to the fiber? Shay Johnson's As If Tee is a quick knit with an easy fit! We're knitting the As If Tee with AMORES Tela (Aran weight) and Nube (lace weight) yarn to create a breezy top that can be easily customized to your desired length and preferences. This luxury yarn was hand-dyed just for us in the AMORES studios in Santa Fe.
This pattern is for the advanced beginner! You'll just need the following skills: Casting on/off, stockinette stitch, picking up stitches, 2x2 Rib stitch and mattress stitch (invisible seam stitch).
Kit contents: AMORES Tela, 100% Extra Fine Merino, 180 yards per skein, 3 skeins, AMORES Nube, 74% Baby Suri Alpaca, 26% Mulberry Silk, 328 yards per skein, 1 skein. Kit contains enough yarn to knit sizes 1-7 of the As If Tee with finished bust measurements of 40 thru 58.75 inches.
Needles we recommend: US #6 & 7
Pattern: As If Tee by Shay Johnson available for purchase on Ravelry