Veronica Vest by Joann Rogers

Veronica Vest

Knitting
March 2016
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in St st with MC; 28 sts and 32 rows = 4" in Twisted Rib with MC.
US 9 - 5.5 mm
1224 - 1791 yards (1119 - 1638 m)
31 (33Β½, 38, 41Β½, 45)" lower edge circumference (unstretched). Vest shown measures 31".
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Joann Rogers

With its unconventional shape and construction, this vest is as interesting to knit as it is to wear. The faux fur collar is designed to lie flat along the vest’s front and back for a streamlined mod look.

Finished Size 31 (33Β½, 38, 41Β½, 45)β€œ lower edge circumference (unstretched). Vest shown measures 31”.

Yarn Berroco Flicker (87% baby alpaca, 8% acrylic, 5% other fibers; 189 yd 175 m/1ΒΎ oz 50 g): #3307 Rothbart (MC), 5 (6, 7, 7, 8) balls. Berroco Marmot (100% nylon; 93 yd 85 m/1ΒΎ oz 50 g): #3710 opal (CC), 3 balls.

Needles Size 9 (5.5 mm): 24” circular (cir). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers (m); removable m; stitch holders; tapestry needle.

Gauge 24 sts and 32 rows = 4” in St st with MC; 28 sts and 32 rows = 4” in Twisted Rib with MC.