Weekend Vest

from Cheryl Beckerich Knits

Weekend Vest Pattern


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Knitting: Weekend Vest
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knit, purl, yo

Pattern Description:

I love adding shaping to garments - because I just think that shaping makes the wearer look better (and we all want to look better, right?)

In this case, the shaping is done with a lace ribbing that travels just a bit.


18.5 sts and 24 rows = 4 inches/10 cm in St st with larger needles

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Sizes XS [S, M, L, XL, 2XL] Finished size at Hem and Bust 32.5 [36, 38.5, 42, 45.5, 48.75] inches/ 82.5 [91.5, 98, 106.5, 115.5 124] cm Length 23.75 [24.25, 24.75, 25.25, 25.75, 25.75] inches/ 60.5 [61.5, 63, 64, 65.5, 65.5] cm


  • Cascade Alpaca Lana D'Oro, 50% Alpaca, 50% Wool, Color 1112, 219 yds/200m, 4 [4, 4, 4, 5, 5] skeins

You Will Also Need:

  • Size 7, 32 inch circular needle Size 5, 16 inch circular needle Size 5, 32 inch circular needle, or sizes needed to obtain gauge Tapestry needle

About Designer

About Designer

CherylBeckerich on craftsy.com

I am a knitwear designer and teacher with a full time job and a family. I learned to knit, crochet, sew, cross stitch, etc. from my mother as a child. I think I jumped from craft to craft more often than I would like to admit!

Knitting has become my main focus. I love to create new designs, and to figure out new ways of doing things. I really want my designs to be easy to wear, AND well ...

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