Blue Sky Fibers

Pleated Vest

The Classic Series

Design by Amy O'Neill Houck

$9.00

PDF Download

This sophisticated vest is worked with the yarn held double and knit in stockinette from the center out, with a ribbed waistband and reverse stockinette pleats.

Pattern No. PV

YARN:

Baby Alpaca (Sport) by Blue Sky Fibers (100% Baby Alpaca; 50g/110yd): 9 (9, 10, 11) hanks

 

NEEDLES:

Size 10 (6mm) 32″ circular needle, or size needed to obtain gauge

Size 8 (5mm) 32″ circular needle, or two sizes smaller than large needles

 

OTHER TOOLS:

Four stitch holders

Four stitch markers

Two 1″ buttons

SKILL LEVEL:

Intermediate

 

GAUGE:

In St st 14 sts and 19 rows = 4″ with larger needles

 

SIZES:

XS (S, M, L)

 

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS:

Back Width: 15 (16, 17, 19)”

Back Length: 21½ (21½, 22½, 23)”

 

The Strand: The latest from our blog

Undyed Natural Yarn Hanks to Try

Did you know that Blue Sky Fibers has 18 different undyed yarns from which to choose? These are beautiful shades of Ecru that are sustainably-sourced and entirely natural - perfect for those with skin sensitivities. Blue Sky's undyed yarns include a wide range of fibers, weights, and textures.

May 17, 2019
Try Colorblocking with These 7 Knit Patterns

Incorporate delightful hues into your wardrobe this season with colorblocking. It's the simplest way to knit with multiple colors without learning advanced colorwork skills such as Intarsia or Fair Isle. Plus, we love that weaving in ends is just as simple as a single-color project.

April 23, 2019