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Shale

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Beginner

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PATTERN DETAILS

I personally love vests and wanted a vest that would be easy to throw on and look great with a number of outfits. Shale is knit in once piece from bottom up with a-line shaping and collar knit in. Only seaming required are shoulders and back neck, collar. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY knit, purl, increase, decrease GAUGE 16 sts and 24 rows = 4" (10cm) in reverse stockinette stitch pattern. SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Chest at underarm collar rolled back 32 (36, 40, 44, 48, 52, 56)" Finished Length 22 (22.5, 23, 23.5, 24, 25, 26)" Armhole 7 (7.5, 8, 8.5, 9, 10, 11)" PREFERRED BRAND/YARN Tahki Kismet COLORWAY smoke

Recommended with this pattern

  • Tahki Yarns "Kismet" (250 yds/50grs; 54% alpaca, 46% nylon): 2 (2, 3, 3, 3, 4, 4) balls #01 smoke Size US9 (5.5mm) circular knitting needles or size to obtain gauge.
  • Stitch holders Stitch markers Tapestry needle

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Wildflower Knits
Wildflower Knits
I'm a knitwear designer and former yarn shop owner. Crafting began when just a child. exposure to a mother and grandmother, both excellent crafters, gave me a wonderful start. My background is in art; designing knitwear fulfills a need inside me I can't exactly explain. I have been designing knitwear professionally since late 1980's.