Katharine Vest

Jan 15, 2010
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This easy vest is a great way to learn Tunisian simple stitch and Tunisian knit stitch. Some simple waist shaping will add to your Tunisian skill-set while flattering your figure. Reverse single crochet edging adds a neat finish to this staple piece.

Designer Dora Ohrenstein
Finished Size 35½ (40, 44½, 50, 54½)" bust circumference. Garment shown measures 35½", modeled with 3½" ease.
Yarn Filatura di Crosa Aliseo, (75% wool, 15% alpaca, 10% acrylic; 87 yd [80 m]/1¾ oz [50 g]): #11 charcoal mix, 6 (6, 7, 7, 8) balls. Yarn distributed by Tahki Stacy Charles.
Hook Sizes L/11 (8 mm) Tunisian crochet hook and H/8 (5 mm) regular crochet hook. Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions
• Stitch marker (m)
• yarn needle
Gauge 11 sts and 11 rows = 4" in tss.

     

Errata:

Front
Work as for back to row 43 (46, 47, 50, 50). Shape left-front neck:


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Astorin wrote
on Dec 26, 2011 5:52 PM

I loved this. It was my first Tunisian garment and it turned out fabulous!