Vested Interest #1217
With simple clean lines, large pockets, and a face-framing neckline, this vest flatters all figures. Knit it in one of our Homespun prints and watch the captivating colors unfold. (Lion Brand Yarn)
Lion Brand Pattern #: 1217
SKILL LEVEL: Easy
SIZE: Small, Medium, Large, 1X, 2X
Finished chest measurement
42 (46, 50, 54, 58) inches
Length 26-1/2 (27, 27-1/2, 29, 30) inches
#790 Homespun: 3 (3, 4, 4, 5) balls
Knitting needle size 10 (6 mm) – 24” circular
Five 7/8” (22 mm) Buttons
Pieces: Left Front, Right Front, Back, Pockets (2)
Worked in reverse stockinette stitch with garter stitch edges.
Vest is constructed by first knitting three panels. These three panels are then joined and worked together as one piece from the bottom up to the underarms. This will keep the variegated stripes matching at the front and back seams.
Ed. note: Pattern can be adapted for men or women (reverse buttons/buttonholes). Use actual measurements to determine size.