Tatami Tunic Vest by Chiaki Hayashi

Tatami Tunic Vest

October 2016
Any gauge - designed for any gauge ?
Size (S), Size (S/M), Size (M/L)
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Oversized sleeveless sweater, vest, tunic…. ?? Tatami is a very versatile piece to add to your wardrobe.
The size variation comes with different gauges.
A deep v-neck, drop shoulder, simple Tatami pattern, side openings… Simple yet modern.

Finished size Chest / Length / Longer length
Size (S) ---- 36.5” / 23.5” / 28”
Size (S/M) ---- 41” / 26” / 31”
Size (M/L) ---- 48” / 28.5” / 34”

I am size S with 34” bust. I love to wear both size (S) and (S/M).
The photos shown are not longer length.
You could also make back longer.

Gauge 4” x 4”
Size (S) ---- 16sts, 24 rows
Size (S/M) ---- 14sts , 22 rows
Size (M/L) ---- 12sts, 20 rows

Size (S) ---- Worsted weight 560 yards
Size (S/M) ---- Worsted ~ Aran weight 610 yards
Size (M/L) --- Chunky weight 670 yards

Please add 20% more yards, if you make it with longer tunic length.

Please visit individual project pages for more details of the yarn.
Gray (size S/M) Red heart “Love”
Black (size S) Juniper Moon “NEVE”

You need

  • One smaller 24” circular needles for ribbing and neckband.
  • One bigger size straight or circular needles for Tatami pattern. (St.st)

Size (S) ---- US# 8 and 9
Size (S/M) ---- US# 9 and 10
Size (M/L) --- US#10.5 and 11
These are suggested needle sizes. Please adjust the sizes with your gauge and yarn.