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Brit Lit Vest

Jun 30, 2010
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Cabled vest with zipper and garter stitch collar. Short-rows shape the shoulders to give this vest a great fit.

Designer Mathew Gnagy
Size 34¾ (36½, 38¾, 41¼, 43½, 45¼)" bust; shown in size 34¾"
Yarn Rowan Felted Tweed Aran (50% merino, 25% alpaca, 25% viscose; 95 yd [87 m]/50 g):
• #724 heather, 7 (7, 8, 9, 10, 11) balls
Yarn distributed by Westminster Fibers
Guage 18 sts and 25 rows = 4" in St st on larger needle; 18 sts and 25 rows = 4" in k4, p2 rib on larger needle, after blocking; 10-st cable panel = 1¼" wide
Tools
• Size 8 (5 mm) needles
• Size 6 (4 mm): 16" circular (cir) needle
• Cable needle (cn)
• Markers (m)
• Yarn needle
• Sewing needle and matching thread
• 12 (12, 12, 14, 14, 14)" separating zipper, #3 molded plastic


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shiny.verse wrote
on Jul 1, 2014 9:39 PM

Does anyone else think that there is a typo in this pattern? Why are there fewer repeats in the back before starting the armholes, than in the fronts? I've emailed KnitScene and the designer, but no response.

knottyeva wrote
on Jul 24, 2010 11:47 PM

Excellent design - I love the shaping in the back!  knottyeva

on Jul 2, 2010 8:24 AM