The Chokki Vest is a great little layering piece to add to your autumn wardrobe. The multi-directional knitting and the use of two different types of ribbing add interesting detail to a simple silhouette. The back of the vest is divided into two halves, with a different color direction and rib pattern on each. The front panels overlap at the center to keep you extra warm, and the buttons can be fastened in different configurations to change the drape of the neckline.
Requires: 4, 4, 5, 5, 6 balls Ombré Sport Wool.
Pattern written in 5 sizes: Petite, Small, Medium, Large and Extra Large.
Size Petite: 25” from neck to hem (length), 15½” back width, 7” armhole depth.
Size Small: 26” from neck to hem (length), 17½” back width, 7½” armhole depth.
Size Medium: 27” from neck to hem (length), 19½” back width, 8” armhole depth.
Size Large: 28” from neck to hem (length), 21½” back width, 8½” armhole depth.
Size Extra Large: 29” from neck to hem (length), 23½” back width, 9” armhole depth.
Suggested Gauge and Needles (IMPORTANT!):
K1, p1 rib gauge: 17 sts/35 rws = 4”
K5, p5 rib gauge: 20 sts/ 26 rws = 4”
Suggested needle size: US7/4.5mm needles