This pattern is a downloadable PDF file.
The Bead Stitch panels on this vest form distinctive lines that open up when worn, showcasing a beautiful lace pattern. The twisted stitches of the lace are echoed in the ribbing of the hem, armholes and cowl neck. When worked with the perfect yarn, this garment will be sure to keep your core warm and cozy.
28.5 (32.5, 36.5, 40.5, 44.5, 48.5) inches/72.5 (82.5, 92.5, 103, 113, 123) cms.
Shown in size 28.5 inches / 72.5 cms with approx 2 inches/5 cms negative ease.
To be worn with 1-3 inches/2.5–7.5 cm of negative ease.
US 4/3.5mm 32 inch circular needle
US 4/3.5mm 16 inch circular needle
US 5/3.75mm 16 inch circular needle
US 5/3.75mm 32 inch circular needle
US 6/4mm 16 inch circular needle
900 (1050, 1200, 1350, 1500, 1650) yards fingering weight yarn.
Shown in: Fiber Company Canopy (200 yrds/50g; 50% Baby Alpaca/30% Merino/20% bamboo) in Yerba Mate.
28 sts and 32 rows= 4 inches on US 5/3.75mm in Bead Stitch Lace (unstretched).
29 sts and 38 rows= 4 inches on US 4/3.5mm in Twisted Rib (gently stretched).