Pattern Booklet: 
Craft: 
Knit
Skill Level: 
Intermediate
Project Type: 
Women’s Clothing
Designer: 
Courtney Spainhower

The two fronts of this vest are worked in a stunning lace pattern before joining to form the back. An I-cord belt sets off this layering piece.

Lace pattern is both charted and written out.

Shown in size 41” 

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS

Bust (closed) – 38(41-43½-46-52½-56)”

Length – 22¾(24-25-25¾-26-26¼)”

Note:  This garment was designed with approximately 2” of ease.  Please take this into consideration when selecting your size.

MATERIALS

3(3-4-5-6-6) hanks BERROCO ULTRA ALPACA (100grs), #6299 Lichen Mix 

16” and 24” length circular needles, size 8 (5.00 mm) OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE

4 st markers

1 st holder

2 removeable st markers

GAUGE

19 sts and 24 rows = 4” in St st and Faun Eye Lace

TO SAVE TIME, TAKE TIME TO CHECK GAUGE

NOTE

Fronts are worked first from the bottom up, then a joining row is worked, with sts cast on for back neck. Back is then worked from the top down.

Pattern Corrections: 

Hoehne Vest, p. 63 in booklet ONLY (single PDF version has been updated)

Corrections in bold.

At the end of both the "Left Back" and "Right Back" sections:
Rep the last 2 rows 6 more times, then rep WS row once more. Bind off loosely with RS facing.

In the "Right Back" section:
For sizes 38, 41, 43.5, and 46" ONLY: Next Row(RS): Knit.
For sizes 52.5 and 56” ONLY: Next Row (RS): K1, M1, knit to end – X(X-X-X-63-67) sts.

After Row 2:
Rep the last 2 rows 22(24-24-25-25-26) more times, slipping marker.

- posted 3/20/17, amended 3/27/17