Pattern Download



Skill Level


What You Get

  • 1 digital pattern (instant download)
  • Free Pattern Updates

How it works

  • This pattern was designed by a Craftsy independent design partner!
  • You'll purchase through PayPal and all profits go to the designer.
  • After purchase find your pattern in your pattern library.


Deva (a playful water sprite) is part of my "Touch of Magic" series, a collection of quirky modern sweaters and vests. Deva vest is completely seamless and is worked from the top down. I have used an amazing technique developed by Susie Myers, "contiguous set-in sleeves", that allows shoulder shaping without the use of a single short row. The design features Fountain lace panels and a knitted on belt, though the vest can be made without it as well. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY knit, purl, circular knitting pick up sts for neckline GAUGE 22 sts x 28 rows = 10 cm/4 inches on 4 mm/US 6 needles or size required to meet gauge SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 10 sizes: 18m-14 years; 20-30" chest SUGGESTED YARN 260 yards of Fingering weight PREFERRED BRAND/YARN Colour Adventures

Recommended with this pattern

  • See data photo for detail of sizes and yarn requirements
  • 3.5 mm/US #4 circular needles (40 cm/14" and 60 cm/24");
  • 4 mm/US #6 circular needles (60 cm/24");

Sold by

Anadiomena's Designs
Anadiomena's Designs
'Follow Me' to be notified of new patterns and project updates! My name is Elena Nodel, and I am a mom to a very industrious, busy, ever curious and adventurous little girl. She is my ever present inspiration for all my creative ideas. As she grows, she becomes more and more involved in my creative work, and actually does have a say in a final look of any given project. I have a Girly Girl, thus most of my designs are very feminine. However, lately I have started working on more unisex projects. I was born and raised in Russia, a place where knitting is a part of the lifestyle. I now live in British Columbia, Canada, one of the most beautiful countries in the world. I am a trained microbiologist/immunologist , and have spent years doing scientific research. I am married to a like scientist, and his name is Peter. I am truly blessed to have such a wonderful and supportive husband, and Maya is very lucky to have a father who constantly encourages her natural curiosity, and teaches her about the world around her - she has him wrapped very tightly around her little finger! I love working with natural fibers such as cotton or wool, and always try to use them.One thing I don't like doing is seaming, therefore I knit in the round as much as possible. It is great for me and comfortable for kids. And as a result, I usually design my garments to be worked in the round from the top down. Dare to follow?