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Men's Vest

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Item code: F09

PATTERN DESCRIPTION
SIZING

This basic v-neck vest pattern is perfect for beginner knitters or for anyone who wants to use self-patterning yarns, highly textured yarns, or yarn that just needs to be the star of the show. The pattern's blank canvas is also great for stripes or embroidered embellishments. Knit in two pieces and seamed and edged with Sand Stitch Rib. Collar and armhole edges may be knit in the round. (Makes at least 40 different sweaters!)

XS (S, M, L, XL, 2X, 3X, 4X, 5X, 6X)

 

SKILLS USED FINISHED MEASUREMENTS

Seaming, decreases, picking up stitches, knitting in the round

34 (36, 38, 40, 44, 48, 52, 54, 58, 62)"
38 (40, 42, 44, 48, 52, 56, 58, 62, 66)"

GAUGE MATERIALS

Sport weight: 24 sts & 28 rows = 4”/10 cm in St st
DK weight: 22 sts & 28 rows = 4”/10 cm in St st
Worsted weight: 20 sts & 24 rows = 4”/10 cm in St st
Bulky weight: 12 sts & 16 rows = 4”/10 cm in St st

 

 

Yarn used: Cascade Rustic, color #80

  • Sport weight yarn, approx950 (1010, 1105, 1200, 1375, 1530, 1685, 1800, 1950, 2160) yds
  • US size 3-5 (3.25-3.75) needles or size needed to achieve gauge, one pair straights and one 16” circular

OR

  • DK weight yarn (light worsted), approx 930 (980, 1075, 1170, 1340, 1490, 1665, 1750, 1925, 2095) yds
  • US size 5-6 (3.75-4.25 mm) needles or size needed to achieve gauge, one pair straights and one 16” circular

OR

  • Worsted weight yarn, approx 845 (895, 980, 1060, 1220, 1355, 1515, 1575, 1735, 1945) yds
  • US size 7-9 (4.5-5.5) needles or size needed to achieve gauge, one pair straights and one 16” circular

OR

  • Bulky weight yarn, approx 715 (755, 830, 895, 1030, 1145, 1280, 1320, 1455, 1585) yds
  • US size 9-11 (5.5-8 mm) needles or size needed to achieve gauge, one pair straights and one 16” circular
  • Stitch marker
  • Yarn needle

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