Womens knit vest patterns

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

Free knitting pattern and chart vest

Circular vest knitting pattern free

Finished size

About 35 1/2 (39, 42 1/2, 46, 49 1/2, 53)" (90 [99,108,117,125.5,134.5] cm) in diameter and 15 1/4 (15 3/4, 16 1/4, 16 3/4, 17 1/4, 17 3/4)m (38.5 [40, 41.5, 42.5, 44, 45] cm) back width between base of armhole openings.

Vest shown measures 35 1/2" in diameter.

Yarn

Sportweight (#2 Fine).

Shown here: Madelinetosh Pashmina (75% merino, 15% silk, 10% cashmere; 360 yd [329 m]/115 g): Isadora, 4 (5, 5, 6, 7, 8) skeins.

Lace vest knitting pattern free

Lace vest knitting pattern free

Materials

♦ Yarn

5 (6:6:7:8) x 50g balls of Rowan Tetra Cotton in Maggiore (shade 006)

♦ Needles

1 pair 3.25mm (UK 10, US 3) knitting needles

1 pair 4mm (UK 8, US 6) knitting needles

3.25mm (UK 10, US 3) circular needle, at least 100cm long