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Nobel

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Nobel
Nobel
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Nobel

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knit/purl
  • Work cable from chart
  • Work cable from the WS
  • Work from written instructions

Pattern Description:

Nobel Prize is a classic vest with a very strong cable in the front. The large, complex cable is enhanced by the simple and classic refinement of the shape.

This striking vest is worked from the bottom up is wonderful looking on both girls and boys alike. It is designed to be comfortable, yet has less ease than a standard pullover.

**A note about size**: it is always a good idea to measure the size of the chest of the child the sweater is intended for before choosing a size. You can easily modify the sizing of this garment by choosing a larger or smaller chest size and working the length associated with another size, for a custom fit.

Yarn requirements and sizes
Sizes: 6m (12m, 2T, 4T, 6y, 8y, 10y)
Chest (finished garment): 20 (22, 24, 26, 28, 30, 32)" intended with 11/2-2" positive ease

Yarn

4T (6y, 8y, 10y)
Chest (finished garment): 251/2 (271/2, 291/2, 311/2)" intended with 11/2-2" positive ease

Yarn
520 (570, 650, 680) yds of worsted weight yarn

Sample shows Berroco Comfort Worsted (worsted weight, 50% superfine nylon, 50% superfine acrylic, 210 yds per 100g ball) in color "9713"

Gauge:

16 sts and 28 rows = 4" in stockinette st, blocked, with larger needles.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 4T (6y, 8y, 10y)
  • Chest (finished garment): 251/2 (271/2, 291/2, 311/2)" intended with 11/2-2" positive ease

Materials:

  • 520 (570, 650, 680) yds of worsted weight yarn
  • US size 7 (4.5 mm) circular 24 inches or longer
  • US size 8 (5 mm) circular 24 inches or longer
  • US size 7 (4.5mm) set of DPNs for round knitting (optional)

You Will Also Need:

  • Tapestry needle
  • 1 stitch marker
  • Scrap yarn for holding stitches
  • Cable needle

Suggested yarn:

520 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Berroco Comfort Worsted

Colorway:

grey


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New Jersey, United States
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I have been designing since 2008 and started being more professionally interested during the year 2010. I focus my designs on my own selfish interests: garments and accessories for boys (or unisex, ...

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