Short-Row Vest

Mar 10, 2014
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Designer Carol Feller

Finished Size 30 (34, 38 1/2, 42 1/2, 46, 47 1/2)" bust circumference, buttoned. Cardigan shown measures 34", modeled with 2" of positive ease.

Yarn Schoppel Leinen Los (70% wool, 30% linen; 328 yd [300 m]/3 1/2 oz [100 g]): #980 white (MC), 2 (2, 2, 3, 3, 3) balls; #9093 black (CC), 1 ball. Yarn distributed by Skacel.

Needles Size 6 (4 mm): 24" circular (cir) and set of double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers (m); removable m; stitch holders; tapestry needle; one 3/4" button.

Gauge 19 sts and 28 rows = 4" in St st.

Simple but effective, the smooth curve of short-row stripes across the front of this vest creates a visually stunning focal point.


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