Womens knit vest patterns

Colorwork vest knitting pattern

Vest knitting patternSizes

Woman's small (medium, large, X-large, 2X-large)

Instructions are given for smallest size, with larger sizes in parentheses. When only 1 number is given, it applies to all sizes.

Finished Measurements

Width: Approx 44 (48, 51, 53, 55) inches (including edgings)

Length: 30 (30, 31, 31, 32) inches (including edgings)

Materials

Tunic length vest knitting pattern

Vest knitting patternSIZE S/M (L/1X, 2X/3X)

NOTES

Body is worked back and forth in one piece to underarm, then divided and the fronts and back are worked separately.

LACE PATTERN MULTIPLE OF 12 + 17

Slip all stitches purlwise with yarn in front (wyif).

Row 1 and all WS rows (WS) Sl 1, k1, purl to last 2 stitches, k2.

Hooded vest knitting pattern

Vest knitting patternFinished Size 32 1/2 (37 1/4, 40 1/4, 45, 48 1/2)" bust circumference (closed).

Vest shown measures 32 1/2"; modeled with 1 1/2" of negative ease.

Yarn Imperial Yarn Columbia (100% wool; 170 yd [155 m]/4 oz [113 g]): canyon shadow blue, 4 (4, 5, 5, 6) skeins.

Needles Size 9 (5.5 mm): 24" circular (cir); spare needle in same size or smaller than working needle for three-needle BO.

Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers (m); 2 cable needles (cn); stitch holders; tapestry needle; 18" separating zipper.

Women's vest knitting pattern

Vest knitting patternYarn 6, 6, 7, 7, 8, 8 Hanks 50gm Amuri DK 8ply shade #2039

Needles and Tools

4.00mm knitting needles

3.75mm knitting needles for straps

11 markers

Special Abbreviations

Women's vest knitting pattern free

Women's vest knitting pattern free

FINISHED SIZE 40 (44, 48, 52, 60)" bust circumference. Vest shown measures 40", modeled with 6" of positive ease. 

YARN Plymouth Yarn Galway Roving (100% highland wool; 54 yd [49 m]/3 1/2 oz [100 g]): #754 turtle heather, 8 (10,11,12,14) skeins.

NEEDLES Bands—size 11 (8 mm): 16" and 32-40" circular (cir), depending on size you are making. Body—size 13 (9 mm): 32-40" cir. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

NOTIONS Markers (m); stitch holders; tapestry needle; five 1 1/4" buttons.