Autumnal Vest

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Autumnal Vest Pattern


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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Women, Petite, Plus-sized



Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Pattern Description:

A sleek looking cutaway vest knit out of a chunky. Instant gratification abounds, when working on large needles and big yarn. This vest sports a leaf pattern motif up the fronts and around the back of the neck creating a subtle visual interest.


8 sts and 11 rows to 4 ins in St st

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • XS(S, M, L, XL)
  • Finished Chest Measurement: 34 1/2 (38 1/2 , 42 1/2, 47, 51) ins. (measurement includes fullest part of Leaf Pattern)
  • To fit bust: 28-31(32-35, 36-39, 40-43, 44-47) ins. (Shown in Size S)


  • 5 (5, 6, 7, 8) skeins Malabrigo Rasta (100% Merino Wool) (90 yds/150 g)
  • 1 32" circular needle, size US 17 (12.0 mm) and similar sized spare needle
  • 1 crochet hook, size M (9.0 mm)

You Will Also Need:

  • Tapestry Needle
  • Stitch Holder

Suggested yarn:

450 yards of Chunky weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Malabrigo Rios


#868 Coronilla

About Designer

About Designer

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bluegirl knits is a knitwear design company providing patterns for a variety of skill sets. bluegirl knits was started in 2008 by Nichole Reese, who began knitting at the age of 8 and just kept knitting.

Nichole's background in accounting and her love of math and numbers has spurred her on to creating new techniques and ways to maximize the use of yarns in her patterns.

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