Tank Time TankAlong

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  • Welcome to the Tank Time TankAlong Time to get Tanked! You've discovered the home of the Tank Time TankAlong for Spring/Summer 2004. Knit a tank top of any design between April 14 and September 6, 2004. Join by emailing the Hostess with pattern name, pattern source, yarn details and link to your blog (if you have one). This space will be host to photos, links to patterns and yarns being used and keep a running list of who's working on what. Prizes to be announced at a later date.


  • Alice
    Honeymoon Tank: Knitty
  • Alison
    Honeymoon Cami: Knitty, GGH Mystik, mauve.
  • Amanda
    Elderflower: Rowan Summer Tweed Collection, Lion Brand Cotton Ease.
  • Amy
    Frida: HelloKnitty.com, Cascade Fixation, Kool Ade Red.
  • April
    Drop Stitch Tank: Lion Brand pattern. Lion Brand Microspun, Color TBD.
  • Barb
    Shapely Tank: Solare by Mondial.
  • Beth
    ChicKami: Butterfly Super 10 Mercerized Cotton in Geranium (3475)
  • Bliss
    Tank of her own design: TLC Cotton Plus.
  • Bonne Marie
    Trestle from ChicKnits: Katia Spray -100% Cotton Tape.
  • Brandy
    Vera Tank: Mission Falls.
  • Carolyn
    ChicKnits ChicKami: Lion Brand Cotton Ease in Ice Blue.
  • Cheryl
    Just completed Chevron Rib Tank: Interweave Knits free pattern. Next tank TBA.
  • Chris
    Basic Shell: Knitting Pure & Simple, Berroco Cotton Twist.
  • Christina 2
    Tank of her own design. Worsted weight cotton DK on size 6 needles.
  • Christina
    uCan2: ChicKnits, Mission Falls Cotton, Maize.
  • Christy
    Bay Tank: Mission Falls Simple (Spring 2001), Mission Falls 1824 Cotton.
  • Colleen
    Cable Edge Tank: Classic Elite leaflet #891, Elsebeth Lavold's Silky Wool.
  • Deb
    Tank TBA
  • Elka
    The Tank Top: Cabin Fever #502
  • Gina
    Spring Fling Tank from the Blue Blog: Berrocco Plush #1930, Pale Mint.
  • Heidi
    ChicKami: ChicKnits, Reynolds Saucy. Colors TBD (she has 4 different colors!)
  • Helen
    Cynthia from Hot Knits by Melissa Leapman: Angora blend yarn from International Assoc. of German Angora Rabbit Breeders (IAGARB).
  • Holly
    Honeymoon Tank: Knitty. FINISHED! Beginning second one for co-worker.
  • Iko
    VEVV Tank: Vogue Knitting Spring/Summer 2004, KFI Intermezzo Chunky, Green #3.
  • Jacquelynn
    Giotto Tank: Vogue Knitting Summer 2004.
  • Jaimi
    Shapely Tank: White Lies Designs, Endless Summer Sonata Print (aqua, purple, white) FINISHED! and Lion Brand Microspun in Mango.
  • Jena
    Ribbed Tank: Basically Brilliant Knits, Schoeller Stahl "Cecil" (chunky cotton/acrylic from Elann). Summer in the City Tank: The Yarn Girls' Guide to Simple Knits, Sonata Mercerized Cotton combined with Classic Elite Fame (rayon/silk) in Sea. FINISHED!
  • Jessica
    "Goddess" Tank: Vogue Knitting cover pattern, Lion Brand Microspun, Lilac.
  • Jody
    Maude Tank: Mission Falls. FINISHED! Smooch: Cotton Classic.
  • Johanna
    Boat Neck Tank from ChicKnits: Lion Brand MicroSpun in Purple.
  • Julia T.
    Pia: Rowan 35, All Seasons Cotton, Fern. Chevron Tank: Free IK pattern, Blue Sky Alpaca Organic Cotton, Bone. Daring Tank: (Julia's variation on Libby Chase's variation on) the Knitting Protty Tank, All Seasons Cotton, Shade 165, True Blue.
  • Julia
    Finola: Berroco Basics Tanks and Shells pamphlet #200, Berroco Zen Colors, Variegated Pink.
  • Karen II
    Checkerboard Shell by Ann Norling: Endless Summer Cotton.
  • Karen
    CheesyLove Tank: Knitty, Winter 02. Handspun silk @ 25 wpi (roughly heavy weight laceweight), doubled.
  • Kate
    Honeymoon Cami: Knitty Spring '04 designed by Julia. Berroco Cotton Twist.
  • Kerstin
    Halter: Filatura Di Crosa's City Knits
  • Kristin
    Sleeveless Top, Reynolds 82053: Reynolds Cabana, shade 973.
  • Libby
    Honeymoon Cami from Knitty: Dalegarn Svale in fuschia.
  • Lisa
    Two-Tone Halter: Hollywood Knits, Katia Mississippi. FINISHED!
  • Liz
    Her own design in Katia Idea Jeans (ribbon).
  • Lynette
    ChicKami: ChicKnits, Rowan Cotton Glace #807, Spice.
  • Lynn II
    Victoria Lace Tank from IK Summer 04: Reynolds Irish Linen Yarn in Lavender.
  • Lynn
    Spring Fling Tank: available here, for sister in Patons Fresco, Very Berry; for self in Patons Fresco, Tie Dye. Sigma Tank: Knitty, Cream & Sugar, Sage Meadow. Also knitting Shapely Tank: White Lies Designs in Cranberry for the Shapely Tank Knitalong.
  • MA
    V-Neck Tank from Trendy Knit Tops: Bernat Denim Style in Weathered Rose.
  • Maddie
    Shapely Tank: Filatura Di Crosa, Elena. Pink #7.
  • Maggi
    ChicKami: ChicKnits, striped in Cotton-Ease.
  • Margene
    Shell: Vogue Knitting Spring/Summer 2000, Sky Blue Spotlight from Classic Elite.
  • Mary Joy
    Tank Top #449: Gedifra Highlights 031, Patons Grace in white.
  • Melanie
    Vogue Knitting (S/S2004) Beach Tank (Project #1): Lion Brand MicroSpun in Coral. FINISHED
  • Mia
    Doris from Berrocco in Black. Camisole based on an Ann Norling pattern in Evita, peach.
  • Michelle
    Finished tank in Karabella Softic in Teal Blue. Goddess Tank from Vogue Knitting in TLC Cotton Plus in deep red.
  • Mindy
    Summer Funnel Sleeveless Top: The Girl from Auntie in Lion Brand Cotton Ease, Licorice.
  • Molly
    Tank of her own design finished: Manos Stria in Bubble Gum. Filatura di Crosa tank: FdC Giardino and Brilla yarns.
  • Nancy
    Her own pattern: Endless Summer Cotton Sonata in Summer Meadow.
  • Nasheikah
    Irene: Berroco free pattern. Yarn TBA, probably cotton in a funky color like lime or hot pink.
  • Nathania
    Amber: Rowan Summer Tweed Collection, Shade 536 Torrid - Finished!; "Goddess" Tank: Vogue Knitting cover pattern, Rowan Calmer, Shade 476 Coral.
  • Nicole
    Custom pattern from Knitware Sweater Design at Art Fibers, Art Fibers Venus in hot pink.
  • Nyondo
    Boat Neck Shell: ChicKnits, Patons Cotton Top, Shade 6446, Turquoise.
  • Paula
    Checkerboard Shell: Ann Norling. Sonata 100% Cotton, African Violet.
  • Renada
    Eros Tank: modified from the Dress pattern from Plymouth Yarn Design Studio, Eros.
  • Sandra II
    Fiber Trends Basic Tank: Classic Elite Flash in Clementine.
  • Sandra
    Tank of her own design: Patons Grace.
  • Sandy
    Vera: Mission Falls In Living Color book, Mission Falls 1824 Cotton.
  • Sarah P.
    ChicKami with wide straps: Intermezzo Mercerized Cotton in Sky Blue.
  • Sarah
    ChicKami: Rowan Cotton Glace in Pear for body, Candy Floss for edging.
  • Share
    Tank TBA - Under consideration: Goddess tank or something from the Hollywood Knits book
  • Sharlene
    Goddess Tank: Vogue Knitting cover pattern. Cascade Pima Tencel. FINISHED!
  • Sheila
    Batz Sleeveless Top from Plassard's summer pattern book. Plassard Mayotte in hot pink and Plassard P'tite Fleur in pinks/oranges.
  • Stella
    Plymouth Yarns Eros Camisole Tank: Two balls Eros, 1 ball Wildflower DK.

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