Maslow’s Rainbow Top by Dora Does

Maslow’s Rainbow Top

May 2018
Aran (8 wpi) ?
6 stitches and 7 rows = 4 inches
in Moss Stitch
6.0 mm (J)
450 - 900 yards (411 - 823 m)
XS - X3
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Based on Maslow’s Hierarchy of needs, this rainbow vest starts with a basic stitch pattern and works up to something more intricate.

This is the downloadable PDF pattern which can be purchased to accompany the Maslow’s Rainbow CAL being run on the blog:

Skill level
This pattern is suitable for beginners with some experience.
Full guidance, including video tutorials are available on the CAL pages.

The pattern is written using aran yarn, and a 6mm hook but can be made with any hook and yarn.
See part 1 of the CAL to establish gauge and sizing depending on what yarn you are using

Patterns are written in US crochet terms. You can find a conversion chart to UK terms here:

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