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Thomas the Tank Top – Knitting Pattern


Thomas the Tank Top brings fun and retro vibes to your days…
Medium Super Cropped in Heather with Duck Egg trim Small Super Cropped in Apricot & Lilac Small Hip Length in Lilac, Duck Egg, Emerald, Jade & Sapphire stripes Chloe is a size 8 and is 5’7″ tall.
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Yes – we really did call it that…!

A simple, box shaped tank top, this pattern is knit up in the round and finished with a pick up and knit neckline and sleeve ribs. You have the option of three lengths, although you can go even longer if you’d prefer.

Suitable for intermediate knitters or confident beginners who’re ready to learn some more techniques. The pattern covers sizes UK 8-28. It is designed to be quite close fitting so size up if you’d like it looser.

We’ve shown how this vest can look with one main base colour and colour pop ribs, or knit up in random stripes. Using our Limited Edition Subscription box colours, we’ve used all five colours to create a retro feel top. The pattern talks you through how to create a basic striped version, or a random version like this one.

Size when made

Small: (UK 8-12) approx 50cm wide

Medium: (UK 14-18) approx 58cm wide

Large: (UK 20-24) approx 67cm wide

X Large: (UK 24-28) approx 75cm wide

About this knitting pattern
Gauge: 7 stitches x
9 rows = 10cm
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Thomas the Tank Top – Knitting Pattern


Our famous LAD knit kits come with everything you need to make this knitting pattern.

You'll need
2 (2, 3, 3) x Balls Super Chunky Yarn
50g ball Super Chunky Yarn
10mm Circular knitting needles (40cm cord)
15mm Circular knitting needles (60cm cord)
Stitch holder
Tapestry Needle
Stitch Markers
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Stitch Markers – large


Stitch Holder


15mm Knitting Needles


10mm Knitting Needles


Super Chunky Yarn – 50g Ball

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Super Chunky Yarn


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