Kate Oates Mary Swanson Cardi-Vest PDF
The Mary Swanson Cardi-Vest from Kate Oates is a versatile garment that is worked in one piece from the bottom up. One version features crossover ribbing and a stranded colorwork design on the front, while the other is a hooded vest with a shawl collar. Instructions are provided for making a shorter, waist-length sweater as well as for a longer, hip hitting version.
Yarn Requirements: Bulky weight yarn such as Cascade Eco + (100% Peruvian Wool; 250g/478yds) 600 (675, 750, 825, 900) yards of MC (add 40 yards for hip length sweater) and 20 yards each of CC1 and of CC2
Needles: US 9 (5.5mm) straights and DPNs
Gauge: 14 sts and 16 rows = 4” in stockinette stitch