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Divine Weekend Vest
Lion Brand® Chenille Thick & Quick®
Pattern Number: 965
Plush Chenille Thick & Quick Yarn makes this chic vest quick to knit and luxurious to wear. Its knit in one piece up to the armholes and has a knit-as-you-go-garter border for minimal finishing. Clasp offered separately below.
SKILL LEVEL: Beginner (Level 1)
SIZE: Small, Medium, Large, 1X
Directions are for size 42 (46, 50, 54) inches.
Note: Pattern is written for smallest size with changes for larger sizes in parentheses. When only one number is given, it applies to all sizes. To follow pattern more easily, circle all numbers pertaining to your size before beginning.
CORRECTIONS: (applied Jul 10, 2003)
1. Yarn amounts should be: 4 (4, 5, 5) skeins #108 Dusty Blue or solid color of your choice.
2. ssk definition should be:
Slip next 2 sts, one at a time as if to knit to right needle, insert left needle into fronts of these 2 sts and knit them together from this position.
3. Right Front:
With RS facing place 18 (20, 22, 24) Right Front sts on a needle and join yarn at front edge.
4. Left Front:
With RS facing place 18 (20, 22, 24) Left Front sts on a needle, join yarn at armhole edge and work as foll: Row 1 (RS): K to within 5 sts of end, k2tog (neck dec), k 3. Row 2: K 3, p to within last 3 sts, k 3. Row 3: Knit. Row 4: K 3, p to within last 3 sts, k 3. Rep last 4 rows until 12 (14, 16, 18) sts remain. Work even as est until armhole measures 8 1/4 (9 1/4, 10, 10 1/4)" above underarm bind off. Knit every row for 5 rows. Bind off loosely.The above is only a summary of corrections; the corrected pattern text is below (if free) or shipped upon completion of order (if purchased)
950-108 Chenille Thick & Quick Yarn: Dusty Blue DISCONTINUED A gentle, grayish blue
Quantity needed: 4 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 23.80
Alternative Quantity: 4 (4, 5, 5)
Lion Brand Knitting Needles Size 11 [8 mm]
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 5.95
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