Whitfield Jacket Pattern

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Whitfield Jacket Pattern

Pattern Details

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Category:

Knitting

Type:

Clothing

Fit:

Men, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized

Item:

Sweater

Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Pattern Description:

A man's field jacket or vest in six sizes S(M, L, 1X, 2X, 3X), to knit in an allover tweedy textured stitch, with set-in sleeves (vest has ribbed armhole trim),chest pockets, side hem slits, and shirt collar. All pieces are knit flat, bottom up, and seamed.

Gauge:

15 sts and 24 rows = 4 inches/10 cm in stockinette (unblocked) on larger needle

Materials:

  • sweater: 1625(1800, 2000, 2225, 2450, 2675) yds/1475(1650, 1850, 2050, 2225, 2450) m of bulky yarn
  • vest: 1175(1325, 1500, 1675, 1875, 2050) yds/1075(1225, 1375, 1525, 1700, 1875) m of bulky yarn
  • size 8US (5 mm) needle for body or size to obtain correct gauge
  • size 7US (4.5 mm) needle for cuffs, hems, and trims (or one size smaller than body needle)
  • 5(5, 6, 6, 6, 6) .75-inch (2 cm) buttons plus 2 buttons for pocket flaps (optional)

You Will Also Need:

  • tapestry needle
  • tape measure
  • stitch markers

Suggested yarn:

2675 yards of Bulky weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Briar Rose Robusta

Colorway:

David Loves Green

About Designer

About Designer

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I am the owner of Knitspot - knitting patterns, clubs, and artisan yarns. I am a life-long knitter with a background in the fashion and graphic design fields, and began designing clothing, knitwear and accessories during the 1970s. I teach and write about knitting, spinning, and designing at my blog, Knitspot. I live and work in Ohio with David, who loves wool, too.

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