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1 Valkyrie Vest Lisa Shroyer 2 Robert’s Houndstooth Vest Marilyn Murphy 3 Classic Camel Vest Tara Jon Manning

4 Shadowy Vest Marilyn Murphy
Vest 5 EcoHimmelberg Katie

They’re perfect for early spring and fall. and views advertised in Knits or Knitting Daily. approve. products. Knit on size 10½ needles. either. Classic Camel Vest: Tara Jon Manning’s vest will never go out of style. it’s knit in one piece. Kathleen Cubley editor. The man in your life will get a lot of wear out of this one! Eco Vest: Katie Himmelman’s cardigan vest is a real treat to knit and to wear. so the yarn choice is almost endless. Here are five free knitted vest patterns for you! Valkyrie Vest: Lisa Shroyer’s vest is so stylish and unique. it’s a quick knit that you’ll wear again and again. or endorse any of the advertisers. and she used a really fun stitch pattern: the Shadow Stripe Pattern. KniTTing daiLy Kathleen Cubley CReaTiVe SeRViCeS PHoTogRaPHy Janice Tapia Chris Hartlove (unless otherwise noted) iLLuSTRaTion gayle ford deSigneR glossary Projects and information are for inspiration and personal use only. therefore. you should. The cable work is interesting and fun to work. Robert’s Houndstooth Vest: Marilyn Murphy’s man’s vest is a V-neck worked in a houndstooth pattern with two colors. nor does Knits or Knitting Daily evaluate the advertisers’ claims in any way. and the vest is designed for worsted-weight yarn. or views advertised in this publication. This stitch combines a multicolored yarn with a solid. services. so there aren’t a lot of seams to deal with. Table of Contents presented by knittingdaily 1 . use your own judgment in evaluating the advertisers. products. KnittingDaily. when you just want a little layer over your T-shirt.com 1 Valkyrie Vest 2 Robert’s Houndstooth Vest Marilyn Murphy 3 Classic Camel Vest Tara Jon Manning 4 Shadowy Vest Marilyn Murphy 5 eco Vest Katie Himmelberg Lisa Shroyer Page 2 Page 10 Page 12 Page 15 Page 17 Page 19 MaKe a KniT VeST: 5 fRee KniTTed VeST PaTTeRnS fRoM KniTTing daiLy A Knitting Daily eBook edited by Kathleen Cubley e d i T o R i a L S Ta f f ediToR.Knitted Vest Patterns from knittingdaily Vests are a wonderful addition to everyone’s wardrobe. services. Interweave Knits and Knitting Daily do not recommend. Knit at a gauge of 5 stitches per inch. Make a Knit Vest: 5 FREE Have fun. We hope these patterns will help you welcome the vest to your wardrobe! Shadowy Vest: Marilyn Murphy created this vest for kids. This vest can work in the office or in the field. so you can use many of your little one’s favorite colors. it has a wonderful drape for casual or corporate style.

Smaller women can wear the size 27" for a looser. 36. Vest shown measures 311⁄2" bust.5 mm): 24" circular (cir). 24 sts and 24 rows = 4" in shifting cables patt on larger needle. with fun stitch patterns in a big gauge that knits up quickly. tapestry needle. stitch holders. 401⁄2)" bust circumference and 42 (461⁄2. so I started traveling the cables out and achieved a winged effect. 2009 Finished Size: 27 (311⁄2. 49)" actual bust measurement and 38 (42. I was inspired by the yarn: It’s a plump plied wool that makes cables pop. keep W center three purl stitches aligned from row to row. 51)" actual hip measurement. adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge. Make a Knit Vest: 5 free Knitted Vest Patterns from Knittingdaily ©interweave | not to be reprinted | all rights reserved | www.knittingdaily. Hence. 4 (4. A vertical panel seemed boring. Skill Level: intermediate. The bust size is relevant. modeled with about 101⁄2" negative ease at bust and some positive ease at hip (see notes about sizing). • hen working shifting cables charts. Needles: Sizes 8 (5 mm) and 9 (5. more casual look. Notions: Markers (m). the Valkyrie Vest. 25 sts of charted panel = 5" wide on larger needle. The sizes are intended for women with about 37 (41. 46. 185 yd [169 m]/100 g): #134 avocado. notes Kathyrn Martin “This is my perfect weekend sweater: It’s escapism knitting at its best.” —Lisa Shroyer • his garment is designed to be worn with negaT tive ease at the bust and positive ease over the belly and hips. 51. 6) skeins. 47. 551⁄2)" hip circumference. Gauge: 14 sts and 22 rows = 4" in St st on larger needle. 5. but the hip/hem measurement is just as important for choosing a size.com . cable needle (cn).Valkyrie Vest design by Lisa Shroyer Originally published in Interweave Knits Weekend. the deep neckline can adjust for up to 10" of negative ease across the bust. Yarn: Lion Brand LB Collection organic Wool (100% wool.

41) sts rem. Bo center 17 sts. p1. Next row: (RS) Work in St st to m. 33) sts rem. 77. Next row: (RS) Sl 1. Working Row 9 of chart. 9. 8) sts to the right—27 (31. move chart m 8 sts to the right—11 sts between m. Next row: (WS) Sl 1 pwise with yarn in front (wyf). Place right-back sts on holder. 0. 19) sts. p1. k1—21 (25. Bo 5 sts at beg of next 2 rows—61 (69. With RS facing. Work Rows 9–16 of chart between m. 9–38. knit to last 21 sts. 9–16) of chart between m. pm. p1. p1. With RS facing. ending with a WS row. Dec row: (RS) K2. p1. knit to last 4 sts. k1. 9–16. change to Back Shifting Cables chart for your size. purl to end. Cont in patt until piece measures 9" from Co. turn. k1. Left front: (WS) Work Row 10 of chart to m. Move first chart m 0 (4. Rep dec row every 8th row 4 more times—71 (79. 73. k1. join yarn. 105) sts. Cont in patt through Row 16 of chart. 73) sts between m. Co 1 st using the backwardloop method (see glossary). purl to last 2 sts. Work Rows 17–20 of chart between m and end of row. purl to m. 25–32. working reps and placing markers (pm) as indicated on chart. p1. Next row: (RS) Sl 1 wyb. Work Rows 17–42 (25–50. work Row 1 of chart to last 2 sts. working Row 11 of chart. Shape sides: Note: Cables shift before side shaping is complete. do not join. 17–50) of chart between m. Place sts on holder. 29) sts between m and end of row. p1. With RS facing. Place right-front sts on holder. 17–24) of chart between m and end of row. Co 81 (89. k2tog. Move m as before—57 sts between m. Move first chart m 8 sts to the right. 37) sts between m and end of row. knit to m. Shape armhole: Cont in patt. 29. 30. 35. Right back: With WS facing. 8. 33) sts rem. 97. work in patt to end of row. work Row 16 of chart to m. ssk. Move first chart m 8 sts to the right. 25–50) of chart between m and end of row—21 (25. and move last chart m 8 sts to the left—41 sts between m. move chart m 1 st to the right—21 sts between m and end of row. 81) sts between m. 34) sts rem each side. k1 (5. work Rows 1–8 of front Shifting Cables chart for your size between m. ssk. knit Kathyrn Martin to m. move chart m 0 (0. Work 2 more rows in patt. Left back: Next row: (WS) Sl 1. 8) sts to the left—57 (65. Work Rows 1 and 2 of Rib chart once. 35. Work Rows 9–30 (17–42. knit to last 2 sts. Work even in patt through last row of chart. then work Rows 3 and 4 of chart 6 times. k1—22 (26. Work Rows 1–8 of chart between m.Make a Knit Vest: 5 free Knitted Vest Patterns from Knittingdaily Back With smaller needle. 8. 33) sts rem. pm. work 19 sts according to Row 7 of Left Back chart. k1. With RS facing. Next row: (RS) Sl 1 pwise with yarn in back (wyb). 29. 8) sts to the right—27 (29. p1. Cont in patt through Row 24 of chart. work Row 8 of Right Back chart to m. 1) of Left front chart over 11 (11. Work Rows 17–24 (25–32. when Rows 1–6 of chart have been worked 9 times. 25–50. k2—21 (25. Next row: (RS) Sl 1 pwise wyb. 85) sts rem. move chart m 1 st to the right—21 sts between m and end of row. Move first chart m 0 (0. With RS facing. read through the foll sections before proceeding. With RS facing. Next row: (RS) Cont in patt. 37. Cont with side shaping. move chart m 6 (8. k1. work in St st to end. Next row: (RS) Sl 1 pwise wyb. 0. 87. Work even in patt through last row of chart. work Row 1 of Cable chart to m. p1. Work Rows 9–12 of chart between m. 5. and move last chart m 8 sts to the left—41 sts between m. k1. 29. work Row 15 of chart to m. move chart m 8 sts to the left—11 sts between m. Shape back neck: (RS) Sl 1 pwise wyb. 8. 29. work Row 1 of chart to m. purl to end. work in St st to front Valkyrie Vest presented by knittingdaily 3 . pm. Place sts on holder. Next row: (WS) Purl to m. Work Rows 9–16 (17–24. 6. 95) sts rem. 19. Bo 5 sts at beg of next row—29 (33. Change to larger needle. k1. At the same time. Divide for neck: Mark center st. With RS facing. 39) sts between m and end of row. 4) sts to the left—57 (65. Next row: (WS) Work in patt to last 2 sts. 0. work Row 8 of Left Back chart to m. p1. k2—2 sts dec’d. 2) sts to the right—27 (31. work 19 sts according to Row 7 of Right Back chart. 13). Shape armholes: Cont in patt. work in patt to 1 st before center st. k2tog. work Row 5 (1. p1. 4) sts to the right and last chart m 0 (0. move chart m 0 (2. work in patt to last 4 sts. 8) sts to the right and last chart m 0 (4. Work as for back to end of Cable chart. 73.

91/4)" 18. p1. Weave in loose ends. 92) sts total. 51. 21.5 (40. 1) 3½ (41/4. 23. p1. Next row: (RS) Work in patt to last 2 sts. move chart m 1 st to the left—21 sts between beg of row and m. 83/4. and beg at center of underarm. All sizes: Place sts on holder. With RS facing.5. Next row: (WS) Sl 1 wyf. work Row 10 of chart to end. 8. work in patt to end of row. 70. join shoulders using three-needle Bo (see glossary). Sew side seams. work Rows 1–8 of chart once. 12.5) cm of Right front chart over 11 (11. join yarn. 25–32. k1. 5. o LiSa SHRoyER is the editor of Knitscene. 33) sts rem. 45. 39) sts between beg of row and m.Make a Knit Vest: 5 free Knitted Vest Patterns from Knittingdaily last 2 sts. Shape armhole: Cont in patt. 25–50. move left chart m 8 sts to the right—11 sts between m. 65. Bo all sts kwise. 29) sts between beg of row and m. 21) sts. Working Row 9 of chart (beg at center of chart). p1. through Row 8 of chart. move right chart m 8 sts to the left—11 sts between m. work Rows 1–8 of chart once. RS facing. With WS facing. Work Rows 17–42 (25–50. 35. All sizes: Place sts on holder. 29. Next row: (RS) Sl 1 pwise wyb. move chart m 0 (2. Cont in patt. Cont in patt. move chart m 1 st to the left—21 sts between beg of row and m. 5½" 14 cm finishing 153/4" 40 cm front & back 21 (231/4. do not join. k1. work in patt to end. Cont in patt. 19) sts. Work 2 more rows in patt. 25–50) of chart between beg of row and m—21 (25. With RS tog and larger needle. picking up 1 st at bottom of V-neck—80 (84. 88. picking up 1 st in shoulder seam—52 (56. 6. k1. 41) sts rem. Block pieces as desired. k1. Work Rows 17–24 (25–32. working chart between m. 35.5) cm presented by knittingdaily 4 . work in St st to last 13 (13. pm. 19. Armhole edging: With smaller cir needle. 2) sts to the left—27 (31. 8) sts to the left—27 (29. 60.5 (20. do not join. 273/4)" 53. 18. With RS facing. 14) cm back armhole: 71/4 (8. move chart m 6 (8. working Row 11 of chart. 64) sts total. Bo all sts kwise. RS facing. 22. With RS facing. 8) sts to the left—27 (31. 201/4)" 34. 37) sts between beg of row and m. Neck edging: With smaller cir needle. 0. With RS facing. p1. Sizes 36 (401/2)"only: With RS facing. pick up and knit 1 st for each Bo or slipped st around entire armhole. Work Rows 17–21 of chart between beg of row and m. 29. and beg at center back neck. move chart m 0 (0. Cont in patt through Row 16 of chart. Sizes 36 (401/2)" only: With RS facing. through Row 8 of chart. work Row 5 (1. use yarn tail to join short seam in edging at center-back neck. 37. where wool vests are extremely practical. 43/4. Cont in patt. working chart between m. With WS facing. Next row: (WS) Purl to m. Bo 5 sts at beg of next row—29 (33. use yarn tail to sew short seam in edging at underarm. 5½)" 9 (11. With RS facing.5 (59. Next row: (RS) Cont in patt. She lives in north Carolina.5) cm Valkyrie Vest 13½ (153/4. 25½. Right front: With RS facing. pick up and knit 1 st for every Bo or slipped st around entire neck edge. 17–24) of chart between beg of row and m.5.

size 27". k on WS yo k2tog k on RS. 10) times Cable pattern repeat 5 Left Back/Right Front 7 5 3 1 3 1 Right Back/Left Front 7 5 3 1 marker position sl 2 sts onto cn. k on WS yo k2tog ssk ssk sl 1 wyb on RS. k2 from cn sl 3 sts onto cn. hold in front. k2. k3 from cn work 7 (8. p on WS p on RS. k3. hold in front. hold in back. k3. 9. k2 from cn sl 3 sts onto cn. sl 1 wyf on WS no stitch cast on 1 st sl 1 wyb on RS. sl 1 wyf on WS no stitch Make a Knit Vest: 5 free Knitted Vest Patterns from Knittingdaily cast on 1 st pattern repeat marker position sl 2 sts onto cn. 10) times on (8. k2 from cn sl 3 sts onto cn. k3 from cn Back Shifting Cables. hold in back. sl 2 sts onto cn. hold in back. k2. k2. sl 1 wyf on WS marker position no stitch castwork17st 9. hold in front. k3. 36" 37 35 33 31 29 27 25 23 21 19 17 15 13 11 9 7 5 3 1 Valkyrie Vest presented by knittingdaily 5 . k3 from cn Rib pattern repeat 3 1 sl 1 wyb on RS.p on RS.

size 31½". p on WS p on RS. hold in front. hold in back. hold in back. k3 from cn 49 47 45 43 Back Shifting Cables. 40½" cast on 1 st pattern repeat marker position sl 2 sts onto cn. k2 from cn sl 3 sts onto cn. hold in back. p on WS p on RS. k2 from cn sl 3 sts onto cn. k3. sl 1 wyf on WS no stitch cast on 1 st pattern repeat ssk sl 1 wyb on RS. k2. k2.k on RS. k on WS yo k2tog k on RS. sl 1 wyf on WS marker position no stitch sl 2 sts onto cn. k3. k3 from cn sl 1 wyb on RS. k on WS yo k2tog ssk ssk sl 1 wyb on RS. k3. hold in front. sl 1 wyf on WS Make a Knit Vest: 5 free Knitted Vest Patterns from Knittingdaily no stitch cast on 1 st pattern repeat marker position sl 2 sts onto cn. k2 from cn sl 3 sts onto cn. k2. k3 from cn 41 39 37 35 33 31 29 27 25 23 21 19 17 15 13 11 9 7 5 3 1 Valkyrie Vest presented by knittingdaily 6 . hold in front.

hold in front. hold in back. k3. k2 from cn sl 3 sts onto cn. k3 from cn Make a Knit Vest: 5 free Knitted Vest Patterns from Knittingdaily sl 1 wyb on RS. hold in back. k2. p on WS p on RS. k3 from cn no stitch sl 2 sts onto cn. k2. k3.k on RS. sl 1 wyf on WS marker position Front Shifting Cables. k2 from cn sl 3 sts onto cn. hold in back. k2. k on WS yo k2tog k on RS. k on WS yo k2tog ssk ssk sl 1 wyb on RS. k3. k3 from cn 41 39 37 35 33 31 29 27 25 23 21 19 17 15 13 11 9 7 5 3 1 Valkyrie Vest presented by knittingdaily 7 . size 27" cast on 1 st pattern repeat marker position sl 2 sts onto cn. sl 1 wyf on WS no stitch cast on 1 st pattern repeat ssk sl 1 wyb on RS. hold in front. p on WS p on RS. hold in front. k2 from cn sl 3 sts onto cn. sl 1 wyf on WS no stitch cast on 1 st pattern repeat marker position sl 2 sts onto cn.

sl 1 wyf on WS marker position Front Shifting Cables. hold in back. k3 from cn sl 1 wyb on RS. k3 from cn 49 47 45 43 41 Valkyrie Vest presented by knittingdaily 8 . hold in front. k2. hold in front. hold in front. k2. hold in back. k3 from cn 39 37 35 33 31 29 27 25 23 21 19 17 15 13 11 9 7 5 3 1 sl 2 sts onto cn. k3. p on WS p on RS. k2 from cn sl 3 sts onto cn. k3. k on WS yo k2tog k on RS. k2 from cn sl 3 sts onto cn. k2. 40½" no stitch cast on 1 st pattern repeat marker position sl 2 sts onto cn. hold in back. k2 from cn sl 3 sts onto cn. size 31½". p on WS p on RS. k on WS yo k2tog ssk ssk sl 1 wyb on RS. sl 1 wyf on WS no stitch cast on 1 st pattern repeat ssk sl 1 wyb on RS.k on RS. sl 1 wyf on WS Make a Knit Vest: 5 free Knitted Vest Patterns from Knittingdaily no stitch cast on 1 st pattern repeat marker position sl 2 sts onto cn. k3.

k on WS yo k2tog k on RS. hold in front. k2. sl 1 wyf on WS no stitch cast on 1 st pattern repeat ssk sl 1 wyb on Make a Knit Vest: 5 free Knitted VestRS.k on RS. k on WS yo k2tog ssk ssk sl 1 wyb on RS. k2. hold in front. hold in front. sl 1 wyf on WS marker position Front Shifting Cables. hold in back. size 36" no stitch cast on 1 st pattern repeat marker position 41 sl 2 sts onto cn. k2. k3 from cn sl 1 wyb on RS. hold in back. k2 from cn sl 3 sts onto cn. p on WS p on RS. k3. k3 from cn 39 37 35 33 31 29 27 25 23 21 19 17 15 13 11 9 7 5 3 1 Valkyrie Vest presented by knittingdaily 9 . k3. k2 from cn sl 3 sts onto cn. k2 from cn sl 3 sts onto cn. k3. sl 1 wyf from Knittingdaily Patterns on WS no stitch cast on 1 st pattern repeat marker position sl 2 sts onto cn. hold in back. k3 from cn 49 47 45 43 sl 2 sts onto cn. p on WS p on RS.

rep from * around.com . k1. 2009 Finished Size: 411/2 (431/2. rep from * to last 3 sts. Gauge: 18 sts and 36 rows = 4" in houndstooth patt on larger needle. 175 yd [160  m])/100  g): #180 dark brown (A).” —Marilyn Murphy Twisted 2×2 Rib in Rows: (multiple of 4 sts + 2) Note: Tbl stands for “through back loop. The stitches I choose for knitting always tend toward texture and a woven look. Row 2: Knit. rep from *. p2. *sl 1. Needles: Body—size 8 (5 mm): 29" circular (cir). Row 4: Knit. k2. buttoned. Vest shown measures 463/4". end [k1tbl] 2 times. five 7⁄8" buttons. But vests—that’s another story. k1 (edge st. 463/4. Row 2: *P2. Row 1: (RS) With B. Notions: Tapestry needle. the stitch pattern.   Houndstooth Pattern: (multiple of 3 sts + 2 edge sts) Note: Sl all sts pwise with yarn in back (wyb). k1 (edge st). 15% polyester. This one was designed around the yarn. end p2. k1.Robert’s Houndstooth Vest design by Marilyn Murphy Originally published in Interweave Knits Weekend. Robert.5 mm): 40" cir. p2. doesn’t wear sweaters. k1. 4. rep from * to last st. Kathyrn Martin Make a Knit Vest: 5 Free Knitted Vest Patterns from KnittingDaily ©Interweave | Not to be reprinted | All rights reserved | www. stitch holders. k2. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge. keep in garter st). Bands— size 7 (4. #162 light brown (B). Row 3: With A. the pattern looks woven.   Twisted 2×2 Rib in Rnds: (multiple of 4 sts) Rnd 1: *[K1tbl] 2 times. Rep Rows 1–2 for patt. 3 (3. 4) balls. k1. Rep Rows 1–4 for patt. Armhole ribbing—size 7 (4.knittingdaily. I can’t help it—it’s the weaver in me—even when I’m knitting. Yarn distributed by Fiber Trends. rep from *. Rep Rnd 1 for patt. [k1tbl] 2 times.5 mm): 16" cir. 451/2. and what Robert will wear.” Row 1: *[K1tbl] 2 times. Yarn: Naturally Tussock Aran 10 Ply (85% wool. 3. sl 1. 491/2)" chest circumference. 2 balls. Stitch Guide “My husband. Skill Level: Intermediate. *sl 1.

1½. 218) sts. 53. 1. 198. shorter cir needle. 11. 50. 5. 11½. Then dec 1 st at armhole edge every RS row 5 (5. 13. Sew buttons opposite buttonholes. and down left front. then 6 (6. 16) sts total removed at armhole. a. 3 sts at beg of foll 2 rows. 100. Divide for armholes: (RS) Work 44 (47. 53. longer cir needle.Make a Knit Vest: 5 free Knitted Vest Patterns from Knittingdaily With smaller. 15. 53. 108. Work in twisted 2×2 rib in rows (see Stitch guide) for 13/4". 44½. 63/4)" 17 (18. Shape armholes: (RS) Cont in patt. 12)". and the others evenly spaced in between. a. 6) times—66 (67. 29. 206. 13. place 44 (47. 5. do not join. 56) right-front sts. 238) sts evenly up right front. work in patt to end—44 (47. She lives in fort Collins. Shape shoulders: Bo 6 (6. place 44 (47. Bo 4 (5. 5. Cont in patt as established. 56) held right-front sts on larger cir needle. and RS facing. 0) st(s) evenly on last WS row—182 (191. then 2 sts once. 35. Bo 4 (5. 33. mark placement for 5 buttons as foll: one ½" up from Co edge. work 4-st one-row buttonhole (see glossary) opposite each marked button placement. 14)" from Co. Kathyrn Martin body 40½ (42½. 11. 113. beg at bottom right front. then 2 sts at beg of foll 2 rows. Work in twisted rib in rnds (see Stitch guide) until band measures 11/4" from pick-up. 0. place sts on holder. 453/4. Armbands: With smaller. 22) sts rem for shoulders after all armhole and neck shaping. inc 0 (1. 5. 28. Co 182 (190. Work as for right front to end. dec 1 st every RS row 3 (5. 20. 13. 5. 53. then every 4th row 9 (9. 4. 35. 8) sts at beg of foll 2 rows—30 (31. 13) cm 3/4" 2 cm 10 (10½. pm. 4) times. 2)". (13. 222. 11. 17) cm finishing Right front Left front With RS facing. 56) held left-front sts on larger cir needle. 7. 14. 100. 116) sts around armhole. until piece measures 13. 17. 30) sts rem. 53. Join B and work Row 1 of houndstooth patt (see Stitch guide) as foll: Work 44 (47. 4 (4. on right front. Shape shoulder as for back. 48½)" 103 (108. 100. Cont working on 94 (97. 50. 5) sts once. 13 (13. 4½. Bo all sts. 56) sts. Change to larger cir needle. work 94 (97. 234. 63/4. 6. 7. Cont in rib until band measures 11/4" from pick-up. join yarn at armhole edge and beg armhole shaping on this first RS row. 6. 32. 200.5) cm 63/4 (7. 7) sts at beg of next 4 rows. pick up and knit 100 (104. 5. and RS facing. Colorado. Work even in patt until armhole measures same as back to shoulder. Place 44 (47. 100. 206. 14) times—18 (18. beg neck shaping. 4. 14. Bands: With smaller. 11½. 4. when armhole measures ½ (3/4. 20. across back neck. Cont in patt. 18. 70. 50. Weave in loose ends. work until band measures ½" from pick-up. place marker (pm). 106) back sts only. 30. 4½. 11. longer cir needle and a.5. 5)" 10 (10. 14)" 33 (33. 123) cm Robert’s Houndstooth Vest presented by knittingdaily 11 .5) cm With WS facing. join yarn at armhole edge and shape armhole and neck as foll: at armhole edge. one at beg of neck shaping. Cont in patt as established. 30. 50.5. 116. 12)" 25 (26. 106) sts. 11. Beg with WS Row 2 of twisted rib in rows. 53. 6. at neck edge. At the same time. 3 sts once. 72. Body Sew shoulder seams. Place sts on holder for back neck. o   MaRiLyn MuRPHy is the former Editorial director of the yarn group at interweave. 2. beg at underarm. Pm and join in the rnd. Work even in patt until armholes measure 10 (10½. 56) left-front sts on separate holder. Buttonhole row: on left front. Bo all sts. 14. Block to measurements. dec 1 st each end every RS row 5 (5.5. 6) times—14 (15. 218) sts. 74) sts rem. pick up and knit 214 (218. 50. 112. maintaining edge sts. ending with a WS row. 50.5. ending with a WS row. 5) sts at beg of next 2 rows. 7. 56) marked sts each side for fronts.

39. p1 rib for 1½" (3. 8-st cable patterns for vest measure 11⁄8" (2. L.8 cm) or desired length for rib.5 [109.5 mm): straight or 29" (70cm) circular (circ). Needles: Size 7 (4. 4. 52)" (101.9 cm) wide. 26½)" (59. using largest needles 15 sts = 2" 5 cm) in rib cable pattern for muffler. 132] cm) finished chest. Easy to knit in stockinette stitch with single cable accents up each side of the center front.knittingdaily. The soft and supple vest is knitted in a luxurious natural color camel and merino blend. 112) sts remain.com .5. measuring tape. 130) sts. 65. Armhole shaping: Bo 6 (7. 2003) Finished Size: adult S (M. Yarn: galler yarns Sahara (50% camel. this timeless classic is a good choice for many body types. five 3/4-inch (2-cm) buttons (shown: one World Button Supply. (Interweave. 120.5 [35. 122. 24 (25. XL).5] cm) from Make a Knit Vest: 5 free Knitted Vest Patterns from Knittingdaily ©interweave | not to be reprinted | all rights reserved | www. stitch holders. 20 sts and 28 rows = 4" (10 cm) in Stockinette stitch (St st). relaxed.Classic Camel Vest designed by Tara Jon Manning Originally published in Men in Knits. and it will appeal to both the Corporate/Traditionalist and the Young Professional/Modern Casual guy. 27)" (61 [63.75 mm): straight or 29" (70-cm) circ. Co 100 (108. Work even in pattern until piece measures 23½ (24½. scissors. 104. 9) sts at beg of next 2 rows—88 (94. dec 1 st each at each side every other row 5 (6.5 mm) for picking up stitches (optional). 68. Gauge: using largest needles. 7. Size 6 (4 mm) 16" (40-cm) circ. Work in k1. Size 5 (3. 96) sts. 48. 8. 90.5 [62. 38. this one is never going out of style. 3 (4. crochet hook g (4. Joe Coca Back As the name states. 26. Skill Level: advanced beginner. Notions: Stitch markers. 25½. Change to larger needles and work in St st until piece measures 13½ (14. With smallest straight or circ needles. Beginning with the next RS row. 40 (43. nPL 214-20 Coconut Husk 20 mm). 66. 15. Vest shown in size M. 8) times—78 (82.5] cm) finished length. darning needle.5. 15½)" (34. 50% Merino wool. 67. 250 yds [229 m]/4 oz [114 g]): natural camel. ending with a WS row.5] cm) from beginning. 5) skeins for vest. Check your gauge before you begin. cable needle (cn). adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Beginning with the next RS row. 39. k2. 21. Change to larger needles and establish patterns as follows: (WS) P39 (43. 15½)" (34.5 [35. work 8 sts from Row 1 of left cable chart. Bo all sts loosely in rib on next rnd. slip marker (sl m). pick up and knit 262 (278. 82) sts from bottom edge to beginning of V-neck shaping. 300) sts around front opening as follows (using crochet hook for assistance. 8) times—39 (41. Work even if necessary until piece measures 24 (25. Bo all sts loosely in rib pattern on next row. Weave in ends. 68. 50) sts across back neck. work remaining 7 sts of left cable pattern. 8. 71 (76. k2. 40. 18. 27)" (61 [63. 66. 23. p2tog (last purl st of cable panel and first knit st after it. work first 7 sts of cable panel. 8. Armhole shaping: Bo 6 (7. ending with a WS row. 48.5. Join for working in the round (rnd) and work in k1. 48) sts. and the highest ½" (1. 56) sts remain.5. 288. pm. 45. pm. 18. Sew buttons to right front to correspond to buttonholes. k2. 54). on the next row (RS). ending with a WS row. 52.5. 25) sts. beginning at bottom edge of right front. Work even if necessary until piece measures 24 (25. Work 1 WS row even. Place 20 (20. Bo 2 sts. the lowest located ½" (1. Bo center 38 (42. 47] cm) from beginning. 9) sts at beg of next RS row—44 (47. 45. 80. work 39 (43. Work even in patterns until piece measures 16 (17. 43) sts from left shoulder seam to beginning of V-neck shaping.8 cm) or desired length for rib. Repeat the last 2 rows 18 (20. Work even in patterns as established until piece measures 13½ (14. Work in k1. 60. 46) sts. beginning at underarm seam. Work even in patterns until piece measures 16 (17. 44.5 [35. 56) sts remain. 54). Co 2 sts above each gap in the buttonhole row to complete buttonholes. k3. slip marker (sl m). Co 50 (54. 18½)" (40. on the next row (WS). Shape V neck: on the next row (RS). Repeat for other armhole. 25) sts in pattern. remove m the first time you work this decrease). 40 (40. 40 (40. 9) sts at beg of next WS Mark positions on left front for five evenly spaced buttonholes. ending with a WS row.5. k3—1 st decreased. pm. k2. 49. 48) sts.3 cm) below the beginning of the V-neck shaping. row—44 (47. work 39 (43. 22) more times. 47] cm) from beginning.8 cm) or desired length for rib.5] cm) from beginning. ending with a RS row. 82) sts from V-neck shaping to bottom edge. work 8 sts from Row 1 of right cable chart. Weave in ends.5 [43. 23. remove m the first time you work this decrease). if desired).5 [43. 18½)" (40. Armhole shaping: Bo 6 (7. p1 rib for 2 rows. decreasing 1 st at end of cable panel on RS rows as given above— 20 (20. 49. 8) times—39 (41. 68. Classic Camel Vest presented by knittingdaily 13 . Work 1 WS row even. 49.3 cm) up from bottom edge. on the next row (RS). Working each side separately. 52. 66. 45. 38. Place sts on holder. 7. 60. 39.5. 25) sts for each shoulder on separate holders. 15. 25) sts. 38.5] cm) from beginning. Shape back neck: Work 20 (20. if desired): 71 (76. Work even in patterns as established until piece measures 13½ (14. 40 (46. 21. Change to larger needles and establish patterns as follows: (WS) P3. 23. work 3 sts in St st. (using crochet hook for assistance. 27)" (61 [63. make five 2-row buttonholes as follows: *Work in rib pattern to marked buttonhole position. p39 (43. 126) sts evenly around armhole edge. 80. 54) sts in St st. join new ball of yarn. 68. 49. 26. 65) sts. 65) sts. work in rib pattern to end. 66. 23. p4. work to last knit st before cable panel. 15. p1 rib for 1½" (3. front Band Right front With smallest straight or circ needles. repeat from * 4 more times.5] cm) from beginning. work in pattern to end. ending with a RS row. p1 rib for 3/4" (2 cm) or desired length.5. work even in pattern until piece measures 24 (25. 26. 120.5] cm) from beginning. armhole finishing With RS facing and using medium-size 16" (40-cm) circ needle. Work 3 more rows. Co 50 (54. pick up and knit 112 (118.5. Work in k1. dec 1 st each at armhole edge (end of RS rows) every other row 5 (6. 45. dec 1 st each at armhole edge (beginning of RS rows) every other row 5 (6. 7. ssp (last knit st and first purl st of cable panel. work in St st to end—1 st decreased. sl m. Place sts on holder. Left front With smallest straight or circ needles. 40. Work in k1. Shape V neck: on the next row (RS). 27)" (61 [63. p1 rib for 1½" (3. Repeat the last 2 rows 18 (20. Beginning with the next RS row. 15½)" (34. on the next row (RS). work 3 sts in St st. p4.Make a Knit Vest: 5 free Knitted Vest Patterns from Knittingdaily beginning. p3.5] cm) from beginning. 54) sts in St st. With RS facing and using smallest circ needle. 22) more times. decreasing 1 st at beginning of cable panel on RS rows as given above—20 (20. 26. ending with a WS row. place marker (pm). ending with a RS row. 43) sts from beginning of V-neck shaping to shoulder seam. sl m.

41/2. 29) cm 8 (8. 15. 20.8 cm WS 20 (211/2.5) cm 101/2 (11.Make a Knit Vest: 5 free Knitted Vest Patterns from Knittingdaily finishing Matching right front and back shoulders. p1) 3 times. 11. p1) 3 times from cn sl 6 sts to cn and hold in front.5) cm 71/2 (81/2. k2 from cn sl 6 sts to cn and hold in back. 28.5.5. k2.5 (20. Repeat for left shoulder.5. 21. 81/2)" 20.5) cm 131/2 (14. Weave in ends. Lightly steam block only if needed. knit on WS sl 2 sts to cn and hold in back. 111/2)" 26.5 (28. and knitting and natural/ organic fibers. purl on3. purl on WS purl on RS. (p1. (k1. 91/4)" 19 (21. (k1. 61. 26)" 51 (54. 12.5 (35.5) cm 11/2" knit on RS. k1) 3 times from cn Ribbed Cable Left Cable 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 4 3 2 1 Right Cable 4 3 2 1 Classic Camel Vest presented by knittingdaily 14 . k2. with right sides facing. (p1. 23. k1) 3 times from cn purl on RS.5. 11. p1) 3 times from cn sl 6 sts to cn and hold in front. Sew side seams. join right shoulder using three-needle bind-off technique. k1) 3 times. o TaRa Jon Manning is the author of five books about knitting. (k1. 8. (k1.5. k2 from cn sl 6 sts to cn and hold in back. k2. 24. (p1. 38. k1) 3 times. 66)pattern repeat cm knit on RS. 83/4. 22. k2 from cn sl 2 sts to cn and hold in front. 39. p1) 3 times. (p1. 4 (4. k2. knit on WS pattern repeat sl 2 sts to cn and hold in back. k2 from cn sl 2 sts to cn and hold in front. 151/2)" 34. 5)" 10 (10.5. knitting and meditation.

Make a Knit Vest: 5 free Knitted Vest Patterns from Knittingdaily ©interweave | not to be reprinted | all rights reserved | www. Row 2: (WS) Cont with a. Holiday 2008 Finished Size: 27 (29. work from two balls of yarn alternating between balls every other row. 8. Row 4: Cont with B. knit. 6–8. a) and #39105 amazon (multicolor. Rnd 2: Cont with a. maintain lines of stitch pattern as A established in body of vest. stitch holders. adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge. Rnd 4: Cont with B. B). to fit ages 2–4 (4–6. 31. 320 yd [293 m]/110 g): #3928 bright eyes (solid blue. neck and armhole trim—size 7 (4. rep from * around. knit. Skill Level: advanced beginner. Gauge: 19 sts and 30 rows = 4" in patt on larger needle. 8. Yarn: fiesta Boomerang (100% superwash merino. • his vest is worked in the round to the armholes. 34)" chest circumference.com notes .Shadowy Vest design by Marilyn Murphy Originally published in Interweave Knits Gifts. Vest shown measure 31". *k10. *p10. Rep Rnds 1–4 for patt. Row 3: With B. k10. amanda Stevenson Lupke Shadow Stripe Pattern in Rows: (multiple of 20 sts) Row 1: (RS) With a. stitch marker (m). k10. *p10. rep from * to end. 0).5 mm): 16" cir. To avoid this. Rep Rows 1–4 for patt. Rnd 1: With a. 8–10) years old. rep from * to end. Notions: Tapestry needle. 0). ending k8 (0. knit. p10. rep from * around. Needles: Body—size 8 (5 mm): 24" circular (cir). 0] sts). p10. • s stitch count changes. Rnd 3: With B.knittingdaily. 1 skein each. knit. 8. Stitch guide Shadow Stripe Pattern in Rounds: (multiple of 20 sts + 8 [0. *k10. ending p8 (0. The multicolor T yarn does not create any pooling of color until you start working back and forth after the armhole shaping for the back.

8) sts at beg of next 4 rows. 7. Maintaining patt as established on body. 16. 74. She lives in fort Collins. 14. 40) held left-front sts on needle. 30. 74. 61⁄4)" 12. 86.5) cm Left front Place 32 (35. including armhole shaping. pick up and knit 3 sts for every 4 rows around armhole. then every 4 rows 1 (1. RS facing. Work even in patt until armholes measure 51⁄2 (6. 7. 9) cm ⁄2" 1. 31. 12)" from Co. Work even until armhole measures same as back to shoulder. Armbands: With smaller cir needle and a. With WS facing and using color as needed for patt. 62) sts rem.5.5) cm Shadowy Vest presented by knittingdaily 16 . 16) sts rem after all shaping. 61⁄4. join yarn and work neck shaping as for right front. 8) sts twice—no sts rem. Weave in loose ends. 34)" 68. Block lightly.5 (7. Place removable marker at center (32 [35. 16) sts rem after all shaping. Maintaining patt.5. 74. 11⁄2)".5 (23. 71⁄2)" 14 (15. while cont armhole shaping as established—12 (14. 21⁄2 (3. 1. Work in garter st (knit 1 rnd. 12. work shadow stripe patt in rows (see Stitch guide) and shape armholes as foll: Bo 4 (4. 79. 101⁄2. and beg at underarm. 148. Work in shadow stripe patt in rnds (see Stitch guide) until piece measures 8 (9. 3) sts at beg of foll 2 rows. Shape shoulder: at beg 27 (29.5 (14. 37. 3 sts for every 4 rows down to center front neck. RS facing. 4) sts at beg of next 2 rows. end with a WS row and divide fronts as foll: (RS) Work to m. 37. 58. Join in the rnd. purl 1 rnd) for 1". Sew shoulder seams. pick up and knit about 1 st for each Bo st along back neck. 71⁄2)". 1 st at base of V-neck. 4. Right front: Cont in patt. 3. work shadow stripe in rows and shape armholes as for back. place sts just worked on holder. 7. 1. Bo rem 24 (26. 2) time(s)—48 (54. 80) held front sts on needle and join color as needed for patt with RS facing. Work even until armhole measures same as back to shoulder. 101⁄2. 7. 30. 19) cm body 8 (9. 16) cm 51⁄2 (6. and beg at shoulder seam.Make a Knit Vest: 5 free Knitted Vest Patterns from Knittingdaily Body With larger cir needle and a. o MaRiLyn MuRPHy is the former Editorial director of the yarn group at interweave. 40] sts each side of m). Shape shoulders: Bo 6 (7. Bo all sts. 14. 26. 7. amanda Stevenson Lupke of RS rows. 8) sts twice—no sts rem. Bo all sts. 3) time(s)—12 (14. dec 1 st at neck edge every RS row 11 (12. and about 3  sts for every 4 rows along front to shoulder.3 cm 1 finishing Back front 5 (51⁄2. 80) sts of back only. 3. 3. Bo 6 (7.5. 12)" 20. 31⁄2)" 6. Work in garter st until band measures 1". then 3 (3. 30) sts for back neck. 80) sts for front on a holder and cont working 64 (70. Join in the rnd. When armholes measure 1⁄2 (3⁄4. 12) times. Work in garter st until band measures 1" from pick-up. Colorado. Neckband: With smaller cir needle and a.5 (73. dec 1 st each end of every RS row 1 (1. Place 64 (70. Co 128 (140. 160) sts. Place marker (pm) and join in the rnd. Shape shoulder: at beg of WS rows. 18. 7. Place 64 (70.5. Bo 6 (7.

Notions: Cable needle (cn). 16 stitches and 24 rows = 4" (10 cm) in garter rib pattern.Eco Vest design by Katie Himmelberg Originally published in Knitting Green.5 cm) high in cable and garter pattern. Katie knitted the vest in a single piece to the armholes. Joe Hancock Make a Knit Vest: 5 free Knitted Vest Patterns from Knittingdaily ©interweave | not to be reprinted | all rights reserved | www. The shaping is achieved through cable stitches rather than increases and decreases. Needles: Size u. size K/10½ (6. adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.5 mm) crochet hook. marker (m).5]  cm) bust circumference. 10½ (6. then worked the back and fronts separately to the shoulders. Yarn: Worsted weight (#4 Medium). 49)" (89 [106. 2010) The eco in Eco Wool means that this yarn is neither dyed nor chemically processed.knittingdaily. (Interweave. 478 yd [437 m]/250 g): #8015 oatmeal. Katie Himmelberg used this earth-friendly yarn to knit an unstructured vest that can transition from fall to spring.5. but instead of having the raw feeling of many minimally processed yarns. 2 (2. 124. tapestry needle. Vest shown measures 35" (89 cm). 3) skeins.S. stitch holders or waste yarn.5 cm) button. Finished Size: about 35 (42.5 mm): 16" and 32" (40 and 80 cm) circular (cir). Skill Level: intermediate. Gauge: 32 stitches and 32 rows (2 repeats wide and 8 repeats high) measure about 7" (18 cm) wide and 51/4" (13.com . Shown here: Cascade Eco Wool (100% wool. Eco Wool is surprisingly smooth and clean. one 13⁄8" (3.

Knit 4 rows. Row 3 of patt) Cont in patt. 152) sts. Next row: (RS. rep from * to last 13 sts. 35. k1. p1. Hold needles tog with RS touching and WS facing outward. sl 1 pwise wyb.5. Row 3 of patt) K2. then the fronts and back are divided and worked separately to the shoulders. sl 1. note • he lower body of the vest is worked back and forth T in rows in one piece to the underarms. sl 1 pwise wyb. p1. p1. k2tog. Place sts on holder or waste yarn. Repeat Rows 1–4 for pattern. k2tog. sl 1 pwise wyb. k4. k1. using three-needle method (see glossary) to join shoulder sts tog. p1. k2tog. k1—142 (158. sl 1 pwise wyb. Inc row: (RS) K1. 23] cm). Rows 2 and 4: (WS) K1. ending with Row 2 of patt. k8.*sl 1 as if to purl with yarn in back (pwise wyb). Repeat Rows 1 and 2 for pattern. Row 3 of patt) Work 31 right front sts in patt for all sizes. sl 1 pwise wyb. Join Shoulders Place right shoulder sts of back and front on separate cir needles.5. Co 124 (138. Dividing row: (RS.5] cm) from Co. sl 2 sts onto cn and hold in back. sl next 2 sts onto cn and hold in front. Row 1: (RS) K1. sl 1 pwise wyb. rep from * to last 2 sts.5. Joe Hancock needle. p1. M1 (see glossary)] 2 times. k2 from cn. sl 2 sts onto cn and hold in back. The fronts and back divide in the center of a 4-st garter panel at each underarm. k1. k2 from cn. rep from * to last 13 sts. Left Front Return 31 held left front sts to needle and rejoin yarn with RS facing. leaving 2 garter selvedge sts at the armhole edge(s) of each piece. Row 2: (RS) Knit. p8. 23] cm). p1. k4. p8. p1. k1. Row 3: K1. 112) held back sts to needle and rejoin yarn with RS facing. k2. p1. ending with a WS row. 9)" (20. Place held left shoulder sts on separate cir needles and join in the same manner—16 Eco Vest presented by knittingdaily 18 . k1. k2. M1] 2 times. p1.5 [21. k1—2 sts dec’d from each of 5 (6. [k2. p1. Right front Back Garter Rib (multiple of 4 sts + 2) Row 1: (WS) *P2. k1.5 [21. k2. p8. 14)" (30. sl 1 pwise wyb. do not join. [k2. k1. k2tog. Next row: (RS. *p1. k2. sl 1 pwise wyb. Row 3 of patt) Cont in patt. Cont in established patt on 31 right front sts until armhole measures about 8 (81⁄2. k1. rep from * to last 13 sts. k2tog. Beg with the WS Set-up row. k1. k4. 27 sts rem for all sizes. k2. Row 3 of patt) K2. k4. p1. ending with Row 2 of patt. Next row: (RS. k2 from cn. working each 8-st cable panel as k1. p8. working each 8-st cable panel as k1. p1. k2. ending with Row 2 of patt. then place rem 31 sts on separate holder for left front—31 right front sts rem on finishing Block to measurements. Cont in patt until armholes measure about 8 (8½. ending with Row 2 of patt. working each 8-st cable panel as k1. p1. work in Cable and garter patt (see Stitch guide) until piece measures about 12 (13. 98) sts rem. k4. 9)" (20. p1. *sl 1 pwise wyb. k2. p1. k8. k1. k2. *sl 1 as if to purl with yarn in back (pwise wyb). Place sts on holder or waste yarn. 9)" (20. Place sts on holder or waste yarn. sl next 2 sts onto cn and hold in front. k1. do not rep the set-up row. p1.Make a Knit Vest: 5 free Knitted Vest Patterns from Knittingdaily Stitch guide Cable and garter Pattern (multiple of 16 sts + 14) Set-up row: (WS) K1. Row 3 of patt) Cont in patt. 27 sts rem for all sizes. 112) sts on holder or waste yarn for back. ending last rep with k2 instead of k4. rep from * to last 11 sts.5 [33. k2. work to end in established patt. p1. k1—2 sts dec’d from each of 2 cable panels. Cont in patt until armhole measures about 8 (8½. k1. Next row: (RS. p1. k1—2 sts dec’d from each of 2 cable panels. work to end in established patt. Lower Body With longer cir needle. 70 (84. *p1. p2. place next 80 (96.5 [21. 23] cm). 174) sts. Return 80 (96. k2 from cn. 7) cable panels. Next row: (RS. rep from * to last 13 sts. k2tog. k2.

from the beginner to the advanced. 68) sts evenly around armhole opening. rejoin yarn to back neck sts. and use slip-stitch crochet (see glossary) to Bo center back sts. for the vest shown. Mark the button position on the left front and the button loop position on the Bo edge of right front band. Work in garter rib (see Stitch guide) for about 4 (6. 16 (30. Bo all sts loosely knitwise on next rnd. plus well-written. 62) cm RISK-FREE Discover knitwear designs that will capture your imagination. Sew button in place on left front. 24½)" 44. 14)" 30.Make a Knit Vest: 5 free Knitted Vest Patterns from Knittingdaily (30. shorter cir needle. 35. 28) cm 6¾" 17 cm 8 (8½.com/go/kdiwk Eco Vest presented by knittingdaily 19 . work a crochet chain (see glossary) long enough to fit around button. 226) sts total. step-bystep instructions.5] cm). sews. o KaTiE HiMMELBERg is the former assistant editor of Interweave Knits and style editor of Knitscene magazines. ending with a WS row. she knits.5 (21.5 (53. Loosely Bo all sts on next RS row. and 79 (84. Weave in loose ends. the button and loop are about 7" (18 cm) up from the Co edge and the button is 2" (5 cm) from the front band pick-up row. 44) sts across back neck. Interweave Knits magazine gives you great projects. easy-to-understand illustrations. Join yarn to marked loop position on right front edge. and you don’t have to hunt all over for inspiring designs. longer cir needle. lively articles sure to inspire. 9)" 20. 91) sts long right front edge.5) cm 17½ (21. pick up and knit 60 (64. TRIAL OFFER You don’t have to be a designer or a knitting pro to make beautiful knitted garments and accessories. 8)" (10 [15. then fasten off last st. pick up and knit 79 (84. With crochet hook and RS facing. Try on vest with right front lapped over left and determine the most flattering position for button closure at about waist height. Armhole Edgings With RS facing. 23) cm Fronts & Back 12 (13. Place marker (pm) and join for working in rnds. join into a loop with a slip stitch in the base of the chain. When she's not tending to her infant son. Cabled Vest 4 (7½. and beg at lower right front Co edge. Take advantage of this special risk-free offer today! interweave. Rep for other armhole. 11)" 10 (19. Front Band With RS facing.5.5. From cover to cover. 91) sts along left front edge—174 (198. knit 1 rnd.5 (33. 44) sts rem on holder at center back neck. and cooks gourmet vegan meals. 20. purl 1 rnd. Purl 1 rnd. Every issue is packed full of captivating smart designs. and beg at base of armhole. makes jewelry.

turn.Make a Knit Vest: 5 free Knitted Vest Patterns from Knittingdaily Glossary Three-Needle Bind-Off Place stitches to be joined onto two separate needles. 2 (3. drawing yarn through the last loop formed. Figure 1 Figure 2 Slip Stitch Crochet (sl st) insert hook into stitch. Cast-on three (four. draw up a loop. repeat from * two (three. Left Slant (M1L) With left needle tip. four. bring yarn to back (figure 1). five. pass first slipped stitch over second. insert a third needle into first stitch on each of the other two needles and knit them together as one stitch. lift strand between needles from back to front (figure 1). Figure 1 Figure 2 Right Slant (M1R) With left needle tip. To do this. Repeat from *. glossary presented by knittingdaily 20 . Repeat. turn. repeat from * one (two. fewer wraps per inch. and place it on the left needle (figure 3). Crochet Chain (ch) Make a slipknot on hook. Figure 3 Figure 4 Raised (M1) increases Backward-Loop Cast-On Figure 1 Figure 2 *Loop working yarn and place it on needle backward so that it doesn’t unwind. six) stitches as follows: *insert right needle between the first and second stitches on left needle. yarn over hook and draw loop through stitch and loop on hook. you can compare the weight of the yarn to the project yarn by comparing wraps per inch. slip first stitch off left needle onto right needle and pass last cast-on stitch over it (figure 4). Pass first stitch over second stitch. Knit lifted loop through the front (figure 2). wrap your yarn around a ruler for one inch and count the number of wraps. work to end of row. 4. bring yarn to front. your yarn is too thin. lift strand between needles from front to back (figure 1). *Knit next stitch on each needle the same way. three. Bring yarn to back. 5) Stitch One-Row Buttonhole Work to where you want the buttonhole to begin. Cut yarn and pull tail through last stitch. if you have more wraps per inch. Illustrations by Gayle Ford Wraps Per Inch if you substitute or spin a yarn for a project. yarn over hook and draw it through loop of slipknot. your yarn is too thick. Hold them with right sides of knitting facing together. Repeat from * until one stitch remains on third needle. slip one purlwise. Knit lifted loop through the back (figure 2). five) more times. Place last stitch back on left needle (figure 2). four) more time(s). *Slip one purlwise.

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