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Women's Vest

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Item code: F08

PATTERN DESCRIPTION
SIZING

This basic v-neck vest pattern is perfect for beginner knitters or 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 edge may be knit in the round. (Makes at least 40 different vests!)

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

 

SKILLS USED FINISHED MEASUREMENTS

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

28 (32, 36, 40, 44, 48, 52, 56, 60, 64)"
31 (35, 39, 43, 47, 51, 55, 59, 63, 67)"

GAUGE MATERIALS

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

 

Yarn used: Schaefer Sandra, color Florence Nightingale

  • Sport weight yarn, approx 700 (845, 945, 1085, 1190, 1375, 1555, 1735, 1935, 2150) 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 (light worsted) weight yarn, approx 600 (825, 925, 1060, 1190, 1340, 1510, 1650, 1800, 1965) 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 545 (750, 840, 960, 1080, 1220, 1360, 1500, 1670, 1840) 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 460 (630, 700, 815, 915, 1030, 1135, 1240, 1355, 1530) 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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