Hill Country

from Jill Wolcott Knits

Hill Country Pattern

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Knitting: Hill Country
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

Category:

Knitting

Type:

Clothing

Fit:

Women

Item:

Jacket

Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knitting flat
  • adding closures
  • picking up stitches
  • short rows

Pattern Description:

Show the world some unique flair with this stylish and fun to knit vest. Worked from the bottom up on differently-sized needles, the panels of textural seed stitch provide a subtle canvas for the eye-catching yoke, which uses Red Barn Yarn's Loopy Mohair to create a fascinating and oh-so-soft yoke. Finish the vest with closures that suit your personal style and enjoy the admiring looks you're sure to receive!

Gauge:

4.75 sts/in and 8 rows/in = 19 sts/4" and 32 rows/4" in Seed Stitch Pattern on size 3(3.25mm) ndls
4.5 sts/in and 7.5 rows/in = 18 sts/4" and 30 rows/4" in Seed Stitch Pattern on size 6(4mm) ndls
4 sts/in and 7 rows/in = 16 sts/4" and 28 rows/4" in Seed Stitch Pattern on size 7(4.5mm) ndls
3.25 sts/in and 6.5 rows/in = 13 sts/4" and 26 rows/4" in Seed Stitch Pattern on size 8(5mm) ndls
3 sts/in and 2.875 rows/in = 12 sts/4" and 11.5 rows/4" in Seed Stitch Pattern on size 15(10mm) ndls

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • XS (S) (M) (L) (XL)
  • Finished circumference at hem 36 (39) (42) (47) (52)"
  • Finished circumference at bust 33 (36) (39) (44) (48)"
  • Finished length 24 (25) (26.25) (27) (28)"

Materials:

  • Salem from Mountain Meadow Wool, 98% Mountain Merino(tm), 2% Silk, 100g/185 yds (169m)
  • 2 (3) (3) (4) (5) skeins
  • Loopy Mohair from Red Barn Yarn, 100% Mohair, 43g/100 yds (91m)
  • 1 (1) (1) (2) (2) skeins
  • size 3(3.25mm) ndls OR size to obtain gauge
  • size 6(4mm) ndls
  • size 7(4.5mm) ndls
  • size 8(5mm) ndls
  • size 15(10mm) ndls
  • size 5(3.75mm) dpns

You Will Also Need:

  • stitch markers
  • tapestry needle
  • stitch holders or waste yarn
  • extra needles for flexible long-tail CO and 3-ndl BO
  • 5 closures which allow the fronts to close without overlapping

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Salem from Mountain Meadow Wool, 98% Mountain Merino(tm), 2% Silk, 100g/185 yds (169m); Loopy Mohair from Red Barn Yarn, 100% Mohair, 43g/100 yds (91m)

Colorway:

Straw

About Designer

About Designer

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I am a fashion designer who designs hand knits. I love hand knits because we create both the fabric and the shape. My designs reflect my intense interest in fashion, with a keen eye to design and technique.


Jill Wolcott Knits® patterns are very complete--I strive to create a complete and clear guide to a completed project and leave little room for interpretation. When a pattern ...

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