Mt Oxford Swing Vest

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Mt Oxford Swing Vest Pattern

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Knitting: Mt Oxford Swing Vest
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

Category:

Knitting

Type:

Clothing

Fit:

Women

Item:

Sweater

Skill Level:

intermediate skill level requirement Advanced

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Short Rows
  • Stripes
  • Knitting Flat
  • 3-Needle Bind-Off

Pattern Description:

Designed by Marly Bird for the Rocky Mountain Collection from Bijou Basin Ranch.

For the days you need a little swing in your step. The strategically placed stripes on the front of the vest elongates and draws the eyes down the body. This visually appealing garment has all the action in the front and simple Stockinette and solid color in the back.

Instructions are given for the smallest size, with larger numbers in parentheses. When only one number is given, it applies to all sizes.

MATERIALS
Yarn: Bijou Basin Ranch "Lhasa Wilderness" (75% yak, 25% bamboo; 180 yds 165 m, 1.98 oz 56 g):
Color A: teal 4 (4, 5, 5, 5, 6, 6) hanks
Color B: sage 1 (1, 1, 1, 2, 2, 2) hanks
Color C: royal 1 (1, 1, 1, 2, 2, 2) hanks

Needles: Size US 5 (3.75 mm): straight and 16" circular, or size needed to obtain gauge.

Hook: Size F/3.75mm

Notions: Stitch markers, stitch holders or waste yarn, tapestry needle.

GAUGE
24 sts and 32 rows = 4" in St st.

Take time to save time, check your gauge.

Gauge:

24 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches in Stockinette Stitch, Blocked

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Finished Bust Sizes: 34 (38, 42, 46, 50, 54, 58)" [86.5 (96.5, 106.5, 117, 127, 137, 147.5) cm] bust circumference.

Materials:

  • 1080 - 1800 yards (988 - 1646 m) Sport Weight Yarn
  • US 5 - 3.75 mm Needles
  • 3.75 mm (F) Crochet Hook

You Will Also Need:

  • Stitch markers, stitch holders or waste yarn, tapestry needle.

Suggested yarn:

1080 yards of Sport weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Bijou Basin Ranch Lhasa Wilderness

Colorway:

Teal, Sage & Royal