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Pattern Relaunch & Sale! Liaison Tee

Liaison Tee!

Liaison Tee!

Ravelry Pattern Page ~ Buy Now

Buy the pattern this week for $2 off! Only $3! No coupon code needed. Sale expires 4/24.

Today I’m relaunching my Liaison Tee pattern that was originally published in Knit Picks Cotlin 2014 Collection, but is now available as a Ravelry download.

Cute and Simple!

Cute and Simple!

This pullover is worked in the round from the bottom up. Stitches are held for the back as the front is finished, then the back stitches are worked. Sleeves and neckline stitches are picked up and worked in rib to finish.

Liaison Tee is a sweet, easy breezy tee with a secret. Throw it on over jeans and a tank for a classic summer look, or show off tiny peeks of your favorite bra in the lace triangles down the front for a sexy evening look. A knit tee for day and evening! How perfect is that?

A little positive ease in the classic T-shirt shape with some interesting yarn over lace detailing make Liaison Tee your go-to top for summer.

32 (36, 40, 44, 48, 52, 56, 60, 64)” finished bust measurement; garment is meant to be worn with 2-4” of positive ease. Garment is shown in size 36”.

Cute and Flirty!

Cute and Flirty!

Yarn: Knit Picks Cotlin (70% Tanguis Cotton, 30% Linen; 123 yards/50g): Raindrop 25336, 5 (5, 6, 7, 8, 8, 9, 10, 12) skeins.

Needles: US 5 (3.75mm) 24” circular needles and DPNs, US 7 (4.5mm) 24” circular needles, or size to obtain gauge.

Go To Summer Tee!

Go To Summer Tee!

Ravelry Pattern Page ~ Buy Now

Notions: Yarn Needle, Stitch Markers, Scrap yarn or stitch holder.

Gauge: 18 sts and 24 rows = 4” St st in the round on larger needles, blocked.

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#TSOLKAL is Over! Check Out all These Great FOs!

Congrats to everyone who finished a project during my knit along! I had a fantastic time knitting along with everyone and watching your projects come together, so let’s see them all together!

kparise

kparise’s W+S Lace Striped Sweater

sweatshopoflove's Block Island Sweater

sweatshopoflove’s Block Island Sweater

FionaeHarvey's Bristlecone Pullover

FionaeHarvey’s Bristlecone Pullover

kjbanman's Baby Sweater Buffet

kjbanman’s Baby Sweater Buffet

mamatronic's Liaison Tee

mamatronic’s Liaison Tee

stefaniegrrr's Excelsior

stefaniegrrr’s Excelsior

eimc's Baby Sweater Buffet

eimc’s Baby Sweater Buffet

JanuaryYarns' Ridgewood Reversible Shawlette

JanuaryYarns’ Ridgewood Reversible Shawlette

yondercrawdad's Heraldry

yondercrawdad’s Heraldry

JanuaryYarns' Block Island Pullover

JanuaryYarns’ Block Island Pullover

dnice515's Only Way to Scarf

dnice515’s Only Way to Scarf

mmisissi's Baby Sweater Buffet

mmisissi’s Baby Sweater Buffet

 

Find these projects on ravelry here, from top to bottom: kparise’s W+S Lace Striped Sweatersweatshopoflove’s Block Island PulloverFionaeHarvey’s Bristlecone Pullover Kjbanman’s Baby Sweater Buffetmamatronic’s Liaison Teestefaniegrrr’s Excelsior,  eimc’s Baby Sweater BuffetJanuaryYarns’ Ridgewood Reversible Shawletteyondercrawdad’s HeraldryJanuaryYarns’ Block Island Pulloverdnice515’s Only Way to Scarf, and MmeSissi’s Baby Sweater Buffet.

I’ll be dishing out grand prizes this week, so keep your eye on my ravelry group to see how they are handed out. Thanks so much again to those of you who knit along with us! I can’t wait to knit together again soon.

Giveaway! Win a Copy of Liaison Tee

Last week you met my Liaison Tee as part of the Knit Picks CotLin 2014 Collection, which you also got a chance to look at! The sample you see in the pattern was knit by Knit Picks, but I knit one while I was designing it as well.

Liaison Tee by Allyson Dykhuizen

Liaison Tee by Allyson Dykhuizen

Fun YO Triangles

Fun YO Triangles

Easy Breezy Tee!

Easy Breezy Tee!

Love it!

Love it!

Perfect for Summer!

Perfect for Summer!

I wanted an easy neutral, so I picked Knit Picks Cotlin in Cashew. There are tons of fantastic CotLin colors! You could totally go crazy.

Giveaway!

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Review: The Knit Picks Cotlin 2014 Collection

Yesterday I showed off my new pattern, Liaison Tee, part of the Knit Picks Cotlin 2014 Collection, so today let’s take a look at the collection as a whole. I love it! I know you will, too.

Cover Pattern! Band Camp Pullover by Laura Birek

Cover Pattern! Band Camp Pullover by Laura Birek

The cover pattern, Band Camp Pullover by Laura Birek, is a fun combo of stitch pattern and stripes, which is a big design inspiration for me so I’m super down with it!

Lacy Baseball Tee by Emily Kintig

Lacy Baseball Tee by Emily Kintig

More stitch pattern and stripes combo? Lacy Baseball Tee by Emily Kintig is right up my alley, too! The shape is super flattering, and it is just really fun.

Sea Glass Shawl by Amanda Schwabe

Sea Glass Shawl by Amanda Schwabe

Are you noticing a theme?! I can’t wait to knit up Amanda Schwabe’s Sea Glass Shawl and wear it as a big scarf this fall!

Clara Cardigan by Melina Martic

Clara Cardigan by Melina Martic

Repose Hooded Tunic by Tamara Ell

Repose Hooded Tunic by Tamara Ell

Both the Clara Cardigan by Melina Martic and the Repose Hooded Tunic by Tamara Ell are live in all the time pieces perfect for transitional weather and would be great in every color!

Liaison Tee by Allyson Dykhuizen

Liaison Tee by Allyson Dykhuizen

And my Liaison Tee rounds out the 6 pattern collection nicely, if I do say so myself!

Snag the Knit Picks Cotlin 2014 Collection for only $9.99, or each individual pattern is $4.99. And every pattern is of course knit up in Knit Picks Cotlin, their cotton linen blend that comes in a ton of super fun colors. And add every pattern to Ravelry here!

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New Pattern! Liaison Tee

I’ve got a pattern in the new Knit Picks Cotlin Collection! Meet my Liaison Tee:

Perfect For Lounging!

Perfect For Lounging!

Cute, Easy Breezy Summer Tee!

Cute, Easy Breezy Summer Tee!

Liaison Tee by Allyson Dykhuizen

Liaison Tee by Allyson Dykhuizen

This pullover is worked in the round from the bottom up. Stitches are held for the back as the front is finished, then the back stitches are worked. Sleeves and neckline stitches are picked up and worked in rib to finish.

Liaison Tee is a sweet, easy breezy tee with a secret. Throw it on over jeans and a tank for a classic summer look, or show off tiny peeks of your favorite bra in the lace triangles down the front for a sexy evening look. A knit tee for day and evening! How perfect is that?

A little positive ease in the classic T-shirt shape with some interesting yarn over lace detailing make Liaison Tee your go-to top for summer.

Finished Sizes: 32 (36, 40, 44, 48, 52, 56, 60, 64)” finished bust measurement; garment is meant to be worn with 2-4” of positive ease. Garment is shown in size 36”.

Yarn: Knit Picks Cotlin (70% Tanguis Cotton, 30% Linen; 123 yards/50g): Raindrop 25336, 5 (5, 6, 7, 8, 8, 9, 10, 12) skeins.

Needles: US 5 (3.75mm) 24” circular needles and DPNs, US 7 (4.5mm) 24” circular needles, or size to obtain gauge.

Notions: Yarn Needle, Stitch Markers, Scrap yarn or stitch holder.

Gauge: 18 sts and 24 rows = 4” St st in the round on larger needles, blocked.

Pretty YO Lace Details

Pretty YO Lace Details

Simple St st Back

Simple St st Back

Knit it Up Today!

Knit it Up Today!

Check out the entire collection at Knit Picks or on Ravelry. Snag the entire collection at Knit Picks for only $9.99! Or get just Liaison Tee for $4.99. Queue it and check out tons of pics on Ravelry!

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