Dad's Vest (SW-033)

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Dad's Vest (SW-033) Pattern


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Pattern Details:

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Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Pattern Description:

A simple stockinette stitch vest worked in either worsted weight yarn at a gauge of 20 sts = 4" or DK weight yarn at a gauge of 22 sts = 4".
Finished chest measurements of 40 (44, 48, 52, 56)".

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 40 (44, 48, 52, 56)" finished chest measurement


  • US#7 straight and US#6 - 16" circular if working with worsted weight yarn
  • US#5 straight and US#4 - 16" circular if working with DK weight yarn
  • 750 (850, 950, 1075, 1200) yards if working with worsted weight yarn
  • 1050 (1190, 1325, 1500, 1700) yards if working with DK weight yarn

You Will Also Need:

  • stitch holder, stitch markers, tapestry needle

About Designer

About Designer

Lisa Knits on

I began knitting model garments for the yarn industry, and at the same time, working on some of my own designs. I then began doing freelance designing and my patterns have appeared in the collections of Classic Elite, Fiber Trends, Tahki Stacy Charles, Lion Brand Yarns and others, and have been published by Interweave Press, Knitters, Knit1, Cast On, Knit It and Annies Attic. In 2001, I launched ...

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