A slightly cropped turtleneck vest, perfect for layering.
XS (S, M, L, XL). Shown in size S.
Bust: 36 (38¼, 40½, 43, 45½)”
Length: 19 (19½, 20, 20½, 21½)”
Circular knitting needle (32”) and one double pointed needle (dpn) in size US 6 (4 mm) or size to obtain gauge.
Circular knitting needle (16”) in size US 3 (3.25 mm)
Spare circular needle (24” or longer) in same size or one size smaller than main needle
Inca Alpaca by Classic Elite Yarns
(100% baby alpaca; 50 g = approx 109 yards)
7 (7, 8, 8, 9) hanks 11155 Brick Red
Cable needle (cn)
20 sts and 27 rows/rnds = 4” in Rev St st using larger needles; 23½ sts and 27 rows/rnds = 4” in Linked Ribs patt using larger needles; 5-st edgings of 1 x 1 Rib meas ½” wide using larger needles. Take time to save time, check your gauge.
The lower back and front are worked separately until the side openings have been completed, then the pieces are joined and worked in the round to the underarms. The upper back and front are divided and worked separately to the shoulders.