Bluefaced Leicester DK Men's Vests by Jenny Watson

Bluefaced Leicester DK Men's Vests

Knitting
April 2013
DK (11 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch with larger needles
US 3 - 3.25 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
984 yards (900 m)
36-38, 40-42, 44-46, 48-50, 52-54 in/ 91-97, 101-107, 112-117, 122-127, 132-137 cm
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This pattern is available from wyspinners.com for £1.44.

Front opening, buttoned v-neck waistcoat or crew neck pullover vests, plus matching hat.

Finished measurements
Chest circumference: 106 (117, 127, 137, 146) cm/ 41.75 (46, 50, 54) in
Full length: 71 (75, 76, 76, 77) cm/ 28 (29.5, 30, 30, 30.25) in
Hat: To fit an average man’s head

Needles & accessories
1 pair 3.25mm (US 3/UK 10) straight knitting needles
1 pair 4mm (US 6/UK 8) straight knitting needles
A 4mm (US 6/UK 8) circular needle (for waistcoat)
6 buttons for waistcoat

Yarn
Waistcoat & hat
4 (5, 5, 6, 6) x 100g balls in Owl (877)

Pullover & hat
4 (5, 5, 6, 6) x 100g hanks in Light Brown (022)