Cleo Tank by Cocoknits, featuring AVFKW Dawn yarn is a simple V-neck tank with a few upgrades. It has a classic shape with plenty of ease. An I-cord inspired detail along the front, back pleat, and purl bind-off elevate this otherwise minimal look. Knitted top-down and seamless, when you're finished knitting, tack the pleat, block, and wear! The cotton/wool mixture of the Dawn yarn makes for a great year-round piece; wear it solo in warmer months and layer over long sleeves once the weather cools.Finished Measurements
Bust: 37 (39, 44, 49, 54)(58, 63, 67, 72)” / 94 (99, 112, 124, 137)(147, 160, 170, 183) cm
Length: 19.5 (20, 21, 22, 22.5)(23.25, 23.75, 24.5, 25)” / 50 (51, 53, 56, 57)(59, 60, 62, 64) cm or desired length
Small (Medium, Large, 1X, 2X)(3X, 4X, 5X, 6X)
Yarn: A Verb for Keeping Warm Dawn, 75% US Organic Merino, 25% US Organic Cotton; 140 yds / 128 m per 1.75 oz / 50g skein
4 (4, 5, 5, 6)(6, 7, 8, 9) skeins
Sample size is medium. If you would like other colorways, please see our full palette here.
Knitting Needles (Change needle size if necessary to obtain correct gauge):
+ US 8 / 5 mm (or size needed to obtain gauge) circular needle, 32 to 40" / 80 to 100 cm depending on size worked (cord should be shorter than bust circumference)
+ US 3-4 / 3.25-3.5 mm needles for working bind-off
+ US 0-3 / 2-3.25 mm double-pointed needle or any length circular needle (for picking up stitches)
16 sts and 24 rows / rnds = 4” / 10 cm square in St st on largest needles
Cocoknits Sweater Workshop book:
This pattern uses a modified Cocoknits Method, with the shoulder join dropped to the back. The sleeves, however, are picked up and knitted down from the armhole opening rather than as a seamless yoke. Although this pattern features the signature Cocoknits English tailoring with the front/back join pushed to the back, Toni does not require the Cocoknits Worksheet. The Cocoknits Sweater Workshop book is recommended but not required.
This bundle includes:
4-9 skeins of A Verb for Keeping Warm Dawn yarn (see sizing info above)
This bundle does NOT include the pattern. For a paper pattern, please click here. For a digital pattern, please visit Cocoknits. Thank you!
When working with yarn dyed with indigo, it is common and natural for the blue dye to rub off on one’s hands while sewing. This is called crocking. Although the goods have been washed, it takes pressured contact to release the extra indigo dye. Your handwork is part of the indigo dyeing process. The blue dye can be removed with hot water and soap. From working closely with indigo dyed materials through the making process, typically, the excess dye has been removed, and the crocking will cease.
Please note the fiber content of the material you are working with, and follow the applicable instructions:
Cotton or linen - Machine washable on cool cycle with pH-neutral soap. Lay flat to dry.
Superwash Wool - Machine washable on cool cycle with pH-neutral soap, though hand wash recommended. Lay flat to dry.
Wool and Wool blends - Handwash only in lukewarm water with pH-neutral soap. Lay flat to dry.
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