Knitting pattern: Eloise

This little tee is a cheerful top-down summer top with short, slightly puffy raglan sleeves. Two colours and a striped garter stitch edging are giving it a sporty flair. The cooling cotton makes it a perfect companion for spring and summer.

The top is fitted but airy due to 4cm(1.5“) positive ease. Its square neckline is combined with a sexy front slit. Eloise is knitted flat and in the round on circular needles, so it is completely seamless!


Sport weight yarn.

Shown in Schachenmayr Nomotta Catania (100% Cotton, 125m/137yds per 50g ball) in red (Main Colour) and off-white (Contrast Colour).


24 stitches and 34 rows = 10 x 10cm / 4 x 4" in stockinette stitch.


approx. 5(5,6,6,6,7,7,8,8,8) balls in Main Colour and approx. 2(2,2,2,2,2,2,2,2,3) balls in Contrast Colour.


The pattern covers 10 sizes ranging from 81cm/32" to 127cm/50" bust circumference. For further details see fourth image.


3.0mm (US size 2.5) circular needle at least 80cm / 32" long.


4 stitch markers, 2 stitch holders, 1 small button, tapestry needle to weave in ends.

Required Skills

You should be able to: knit, purl, do increases and decreases, work in the round and do single crochet. Bust dart instructions are included.

Skill Level


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