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Junior Vest

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Item code: F07

PATTERN DESCRIPTION
SIZING

This basic v-neck vest pattern is perfect for beginner knitters or anyone who wants to use self-patterning yarns, highly textured yarns, or yarn that just needs to be the star of the show. The pattern's blank canvas is also great for stripes or embroidered embellishments. Knit in two pieces and seamed and edged with Sand Stitch Rib. Collar and armhole edges may be knit in the round. (Makes at least 48 different vests!)

 Infant 3 (6, 12, 24) months / Child 2 (4, 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16)

 

SKILLS USED FINISHED MEASUREMENTS

Seaming, decreases, picking up stitches, knitting in the round

16 (17, 18, 20)” / 21 (23, 25, 26.5, 28, 30, 31.5, 32.5)"

18 (19, 20, 22)” / 23 (25, 27, 28.5, 30, 32, 33.5, 34.5)"

GAUGE MATERIALS

Sport weight: 24 sts & 28 rows = 4”/10 cm in St st
DK weight: 20 sts & 28 rows = 4”/10 cm in St st
Worsted weight: 16 sts & 24 rows = 4”/10 cm in St st
Bulky weight: 12 sts & 16 rows = 4”/10 cm in St st

 

 

Yarn used: Hazel Knits DK Lively, color high ocTANG and Cascade Eco Wool, color #8087

  • Sport weight yarn, approx 220 (240, 265, 300) / 330 (375, 450, 500, 625, 750, 800, 875) yds
  • US size 3-5 (3.25-3.75) needles, or size needed to achieve gauge, one pair straights and one 16" circular

OR

  • DK weight yarn (light worsted), approx 120 (140, 165, 200) / 230 (275, 310, 350, 445, 525, 575, 650) yds
  • US size 5-6 (3.75-4.25 mm) needles, or size needed to achieve gauge, one pair straights and one 16" circular

OR

  • Worsted weight yarn, approx 110 (130, 160, 190) / 200 (220, 250, 275, 350, 420, 475, 500) yds
  • US size 7-9 (4.5-5.5) needles, or size needed to achieve gauge, one pair straights and one 16" circular

OR

  • Bulky weight yarn, approx 100 (120, 125, 135) / 140 (150, 175, 200, 250, 295, 325, 350) yds
  • US size 9-11 (5.5-8 mm) needles, or size needed to achieve gauge, one pair straights and one 16" circular
  • Stitch marker
  • Darning needle

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