Not Too Fussy Men's Vest Pattern


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Not Too Fussy Men's Vest Pattern

Pattern Details

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Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • cables
  • applied i-cord edging
  • written instructions
  • seaming
  • knitting in the round
  • increasing & decreasing

Pattern Description:

Designed by Kate Atherley.

A clean and classic v-necked vest for men, with a cable detail to add a little style and interest without too much fuss. A slightly higher-than usual v makes it suitable for wearing with a collared shirt, or a t-shirt. Edgings are worked along with the body, so there is minimal finishing.


  • Bijou Spun "Himalayan Trail" 75/25 Yak and Merino (200 yds per 2 oz skein) 4 (4, 4, 4, 5, 5, 5, 6)skeins
  • US size 6/4mm 24 inch/60cm or 36 inch/80cm circular needle
  • US size 6/4mm double-pointed needles, for i-cord neck edging

You Will Also Need:

  • stitch holders
  • Tapestry Needle
  • Cable needle

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