Novice Garter Vest – Knitting Pattern, PDF

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Purling-Free Design for Beginners

You only need to have basic skills to work knit stitches

SIZES: Women’s XS through 4XL

Description

NOVICE Vest in Garter Stitch – Easy

SIZES*: Women’s {XS, S, M} [L, XL, 2XL, 3XL, 4XL]
*Numbers for sizes are given in the order and brackets as shown above

NOVICE Garter Vest Knitting Pattern by Red Basket Crafts

A buttonless vest with a triangle-edge neckline knitted in 3 pieces from the bottom up. The garter stitch makes your project fast and easy, as you have to work only in knit stitches. No purling required!

Level of skills

Beginner

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS

Chest (not incl. front overlap): {32, 36, 40} [44, 48, 52, 56, 60] inches/ {81, 92, 102} [112, 122, 132, 142, 152] cm

Length (center back): {22, 22, 22} [23, 23, 24, 24, 24] inches/ {56, 56, 56} [58, 58, 61, 61, 61] cm

Armhole depth (from underarm to shoulder): {7, 7, 7} [8, 8, 9, 9, 9] inches/{18, 18, 18} [20, 20, 23, 23, 23] cm

RECOMMENDED YARN

{4, 5, 5} [6, 6, 7, 7, 8] skeins of worsted medium-weight 4 ply wool (210-220 yds/192-200 m, 3.5 oz/100 g per skein)

RECOMMENDED KNITTING NEEDLES & NOTIONS

For main knit:
Sizes XS, S, M, L:
US #8 (5 mm) straight needles (10-14”/25-36 cm)
Sizes XL, 2XL, 3XL, 4XL: US #8 (5 mm) straight needles (14”/36 cm) to work fronts and US #8 (5 mm) circular needle (24-36”/60-90 cm) to work back piece (alternatively, circular needle alone can be used to work all pieces)

For cast-on:
US #10 (6 mm) straight or circular needle of above lengths for respective sizes (alternatively, #8 needle can be used for this task if you can cast on loosely)

Yarn needle for seams

GAUGE

16 sts = 4″/10 cm in garter stitch

 

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