October Vest by Tracy St. John

October Vest

Crochet
September 2009
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
16 stitches and 15.25 rows = 4 inches
in rib pattern larger hook
4.5 mm
5.5 mm (I)
1149 - 1532 yards (1051 - 1401 m)
40 (44, 48, 52, 56)” chest circumference
This pattern is available from interweave.com for $6.50.

Finished Size: 40 (44, 48, 52, 56)“ chest circumference. Vest shown measures 48”, modeled with 6” of ease.

Yarn: Naturally Natural Wool Aran Knit 10 ply (100% pure New Zealand Wool; 383 yd 350 m/7 oz 200 g): #823 (brown), 3 (3, 3, 4, 4) skeins. Yarn distributed by Fiber Trends.

Hook: Sizes I/9 (5.5 mm) and 7 (4.5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.

Notions: Removable stitch markers (m); 24” separating zipper; matching thread; sewing needle; yarn needle.

Gauge: 16 sts and 15¼ rows = 4” in rib patt with larger hook.