Diamond Vest

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Diamond Vest Pattern

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Knitting: Diamond Vest
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Category:

Knitting

Type:

Clothing

Fit:

Girls, Boys, Infant/Baby

Item:

Sweater

Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • picking up stitches

Pattern Description:

Sometimes you need a little something extra to keep you warm in the change of seasons.
This is a quick and easy vest to knit, and suitable for beginners as it only involves garter, stockinette and simple decreases. The self-striping yarn provides beautiful color changes, but it would also look great in color block. This is a basic pattern, with which you can be creative and add your own stitch patterns.

this pattern has approximately 2" of positive ease for a comfortable fit over other clothing and also for longer wear.

Gauge:

4.5 sts and 6 rows = 1 inch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Sizes available 6m (12m, 2, 4)
  • Finished chest: approx 21 (23, 22, 24)

Materials:

  • worsted weight yarn to give desired gauge
  • I used Jojoland Rhythm 2 (2,3,3) skeins (110 yards/50g)
  • size 8 straight needles or size to give you gauge
  • stitch marker; Three 1/2" buttons

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About Designer

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I am a self taught designer, having spent many hours researching and reading about the skills needed to learn clothing design. Having had much experience sewing, gave me a lot of knowledge about how clothing is constructed, which is an essential skill in being able to design. Experience knitting, gave me the tools I needed to master knitting techniques and be able to shape the fabric in the way ...

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