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Weekend Vest

from Cheryl Beckerich Knits
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Weekend Vest
Weekend Vest

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.

Gauge:

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

Materials:

  • 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


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Beginner
Knitting
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Women
Sweater
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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 ...

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