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I started crocheting when I was pregnant with my daughter. I tried to teach myself using books but it wasn't working so my husband signed me up for some crochet classes at JoAnn's. They helped me ...

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Ladies Lilac Vest

from The Steady Hand
(4) Name: 'Crocheting : Ladies Lilac Vest
Ladies Lilac Vest
Ladies Lilac Vest
Ladies Lilac Vest
Ladies Lilac Vest
Ladies Lilac Vest

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Work with crochet thread
  • double crochet
  • dc2tog same as dc decrease

Pattern Description:

Wear this lightweight vest over a dress, tank top or even a long sleeve top. Great to wear all year round. Wear with a belt or without.

Vest is worked in 1 piece.

To make the vest larger use a larger hook.
To make the vest longer add the same amount of rows to the back and the 2 front pieces.


14 dc2tog + ch-1 = 4"

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Ladies - one size fits most
  • Length: From shoulder to bottom is 32-1/2"
  • Shoulder width: 22" unstretched


  • 5 Steel/No. 0 (1.75mm) crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge

You Will Also Need:

  • stitch markers
  • needle
  • scissors

Suggested yarn:

2000 yards of Lace weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Hilaza, la Abuala