CAPITAL VEST PATTERN

$6

     FIT:

    Relaxed Fit designed to be worn over close to the body basics.

    XS (S, M, L, XL, XXL, XXXL). See spec image for details.

    CONSTRUCTION:

    Beginning with the back neck, this garment is knit top down. Increase to create the shoulders and continue knitting until the underarm. Grow on the front left and right sides of the vest. The fronts and back join at the underarm and the piece is then worked back and forth in rows. The neck-band and armhole trim is then knit on.

    This pattern comes with 2 neck rib options with a similar look.  One is knit on and the other is seamed on.

    MATERIALS:

    305 (330, 360, 395, 465, 520, 580) grams Ancient Arts Yarns: DK Superwash Merino in colorway Eye of the Kraken

    4 (4, 4, 4, 4, 5, 5) buttons approx. 20mm / .8” diameter

    NEEDLES AND NOTIONS:

    • US 5, 24-inch circular needles
    • US 5, 16-inch circular needles
    • Stitch markers (the kind that can be opened) 
    • Spare needle or waste yarn to hold stitches
    SKILL LEVEL: Beginner

    CREDITS: 

     

    This pattern was expertly tech edited by Dawn Catanzaro