Blue Sky Fibers

Shaped Vest

The Classic Series

Design by Cheryl Nelson

$9.00

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Simple shaping creates a curvy silhouette in this elegant vest with instructions for an optional lining.

Pattern No. SV

YARN:

Hand Dyes (Worsted) by Blue Sky Fibers (50% Royal Alpaca/50% Merino; 100 grams/100yd): 5 (5, 6, 6, 7) hanks

 

NEEDLES:

Size 11 (8mm) needles, or size needed to obtain gauge

 

OTHER TOOLS:

Tapestry needle

1″-wide ribbon (optional)

Matching sewing thread (optional)

Sewing needle (optional)

Two trouser hooks and eyes (optional)

Lining fabric, about 1 yard of 45″ wide

SKILL LEVEL:

Advanced Beginner

 

GAUGE:

In St st, 13 sts and 18 rows = 4″

SIZES:

XS (S, M, L, XL)

 

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS:

Bust: 28 ½ (33, 37, 40½, 45 ½)”

Length: 19 ½ (20, 20 ½, 21, 21 ½)”

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