#03 Long Vest by Betty Monroe

#03 Long Vest

Knitting
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
12 stitches and 16 rows = 4 inches
in Pat st using size 11 (8mm) needle and 2 strands of yarn held together
US 11 - 8.0 mm
1110 - 1665 yards (1015 - 1522 m)
Small, Medium, Large, X-Large
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Materials

  • 6 (7, 8, 9) skeins in #17 claret
  • Size 11 circular needle, 29”/74cm long
  • Stitch markers, stitch holders

Measurements

  • Bust (closed) 33 1/2 (37 1/2, 39 1/2, 43 1/2)“/85 (95, 100, 110.5)cm
  • Length 27 (27 1/2, 28, 28 1/2)“/68.5 (70, 71, 72.5)cm

Garment is made with two strands of yarn held together.

The fronts are 1”/2.5 cm longer than the back, this causes the shoulders to wrap to the back.

The circular needle is used to accommodate the large number of stitches. This is not worked in the round.