Rockport Vest by Allison Jane

Rockport Vest

Knitting
March 2017
Sport (12 wpi) ?
33 stitches and 29 rows = 4 inches
in cable patt in 5-st rep section
US 5 - 3.75 mm
1140 - 1900 yards (1042 - 1737 m)
32.5 (37.5, 42, 47, 52)"
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This pattern is available from interweave.com for $6.50.

The back and fronts of this vest are worked separately to the top of the side vents, then the three pieces are joined and the vest is worked in one piece to the underarm. The fronts and back are then worked separately to the shoulder. You’ll love the gorgeous slanting cables on this trendy vest!

Difficulty Expert

Finished Size 32.5 (37.5, 42, 47, 52)“. Vest shown measures 37.5”; modeled with 5.5” of positive ease.

Yarn Shibui Knits Twig (46% linen, 42% recycled silk, 12% wool): #2012 fjord, 6 (7, 8, 9, 10) skeins.

Needles Size 5 (3.75 mm): 32” circular. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers; stitch holders; cable needle; spare needle in same size or smaller for three-needle BO; tapestry needle.

Gauge 33 sts and 29 rows = 4” in cable patt in 5-st rep section.