Swing Vest

Jun 27, 2014
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A traditional granny-square motif gets upended in this seamless cap-shouldered vest with drape to spare. A bit Rubik-y in the making, this snappy sweater is tons of fun to wear.  

Designer Doris Chan

Finished Size 36 (39, 42, 45)" bust circumference; 17½ (19, 20½, 22)" across back width of motif; 23 (24½, 26, 27½)" length from collar to lower point of back motif. See Notes.

Yarn Cascade Yarns Venezia Worsted (70% merino, 30% silk; 219 yd [200 m]/3½ oz [100 g]): #175 pink sapphire, 6 (7, 8, 9) hanks. Note: This is a light worsted yarn.

Hook Size I/9 (5.5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.

Notions Yarn needle.

Gauge 14 sts and 9 rows = 4" in hdc flo. 

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Swing Vest detail

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