#36 Geometric Vest by Galina Carroll

#36 Geometric Vest

August 2008
Sport (12 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in intarsia pat in St st with yarn held doubled
US 2 - 2.75 mm
2800 - 4019 yards (2560 - 3675 m)
S, M, L
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Pattern description from Vogue Knitting, Fall 2008: “Masculine geometrics work wonders on a woman’s frame when the silhouette is tapered. Case in point: Galina Carroll’s body-skimming vest with sewn-on mock turtleneck and armbands, colorblocked in ‘Night” and ‘Zarina’ by Filatura Di Crosa/Tahki.Stacy Charles.“

“Close-fitting, mock neck vest with center geometric intarsia motif.”

Knitted Measurements:

  • Small (Medium, Large)
  • Bust 36 (40, 44)“/91.5 (101.5, 112)cm
  • Length 20.5 (21, 21.5)“/51 (53.5, 54.5)cm


  1. “Piece is worked with 2 strands of yarn held together throughout: Beige and Gold (A), 2 strands of Deep Gray (B), Gray and Silver (C), 2 strands of Brown (D).”
  2. “Use a separate bobbin for each color section. Do not carry yarn across back of work.”
  3. “When changing colors, twist yarns on WS to prevent holes in work.”