Womens knit vest patterns

Garter stitch vest pattern

Vest knitting patternKnitted in one piece in Garter stitch, this vest will add a layer of warmth, colour and softness.


3 balls 150g Knitalpaca Luxa 100% Huacaya Alpaca in main colour (MC)

3 balls Knitalpaca Luxa 100% Huacaya Alpaca in contrast colour (CC) OR

2 skeins Knitalpaca Colouratura hand dyed Suri Alpaca

Note: Colouratura yarn is a little finer than Luxa so if using this, work two strands together.

Brooch, pin or button to finish.

Knitted vest pattern free

Vest knitting patternMeasurements

Dress size (approx): 8-10 (12-14, 16-18, 20-22, 24-26)

To fit bust (cm): 81-86 (91-97, 102-107, 112-117, 121-127)

Actual bust approx (cm): 93 (104, 118, 129, 144)

Length from shoulder (cm): 48 (49, 50, 51, 52)


Hooded vest knitting pattern

Vest knitting patternSizes: S (M, L, XL)

Finished Measurements:

Chest at Underarm: 32 (36, 40, 44)"

Length: 23 (24, 25, 26)"

BEYOND THE PATTERN: Worked in Plymouth's Baby Alpaca Magna on size 17 needles, this cozy hooded vesl is a quick knil! Mock cables add depth and inleresl to the garment without adding undue weight. Seed stitch creates a perfectly reversible fabric for the oversized collar and hood.

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)


Tunic length vest knitting pattern

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


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


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.