The seasons are changing in Auckland, Spring is finally here. So rain, wind, sunshine…often all on the same day! For me, it means changing up my much loved winter woolies for something lighter, but not too much (It’s 7 C tonight and I have the heat pump on full…) 

Tank tops may seem a strange choice, to cold to wear alone now (& not something I would wear on its own in high summer with my pale skin) but I REALLY like a tank under cardigans. It’s fun matching up fabric & patterns , and unlike a tee, no bunching around my generous biceps, and NO Full Bicep Adjustment, yay! I’ve made many woven tanks, but none in a knit, strange since its all the comfort benefits of a  tee with no sleeves to worry about.

Enter the Cashmerette Saybrook tank. From the pattern: “Choose from a high scoop neck with a high back or a low scoop neck... [read more]