Boy's Vest - Shore
The main body is worked in the round to the underarm. Front and Back are then divided to work in flat knitting. Shoulders are then joined and sleeve and neck ribbing worked at the end.
1-2 y (3-4y, 5-6y, 7-8y)
To fit chest: 57 (62.5, 68, 75.5) cm
221/2 (241/2, 263/4, 291/2)
Sample shown in size 3-4y.
Jamieson’s of Shetland DK (double knitting, 100% pure Shetland wool, 75m/25 g ball
4 (4, 5, 6) balls in Eesit (105) as MC.
1 (1, 1, 2) ball(s) in Natural White (104) as CC.
22 sts and 30 rows to 10 cm (4”) over stockinette stitch using 4 mm needles.
Adjust needle sizes if necessary to obtain correct tension
Needles & Accessories
If you can work in magic loop method, use the following needles:
1 set of 3.5 mm (UK 9/ US 4) 80-100cm circular needles for rib.
1 set of 4 mm (UK 8/US 6) 80-100cm circular needles for main part.
Otherwise, use the following needles:
1 set of 3.5 mm (UK 9/ US 4) DPNs (full length 9 in) for rib.
1 set of 4 mm (UK 8/US 6) DPNs (full length 9 in) for main part.
2 x stitch markers
A spare circular needle or a stitch