Imperial Vest

Oct 19, 2011
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Multidirectional crochet gives this vest a stylishly sleek fit. Work this vest without the edging for your man to wear on non-royal occasions.

Designer: Kristen Hein Strohm
Finished Size:
34 (38, 42, 48)" chest circumference, buttoned. Vest shown measures 38" and has tailored fit with 4" of ease.
Yarn:
Berroco Lustra (50% wool, 50% Tencel; 197 yd [180 m]/3½ oz [100 g]): #3156 triomphe teal (MC), 5 (5, 6, 6) skeins.
Berroco Glint (80% cotton, 12% nylon, 8% metallic; 141 yd [129 m]/1¾ oz [50 g]): #2937 golden fl eece (CC), 1 ball.
Hook Size:
7 (4.5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions:
St markers (m); Yarn needle; three ¾" buttons.
Gauge:
15 sts and 11 rows = 4" in HBdc.

 


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