Kristen TenDyke - Rousabout

  Layer with your favorite long-sleeve top, or over something dressy, Rousabout is perfect for a bit of added warmth. This simple vest is knit seamlessly and worked from the top down, adding interest to the knitting process, and making it easy to customize. Try it on as you knit and adjust the lengh as necessary to fit your body.

Pattern available in Knitting Maine.

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Patterns available as a downloadable pdf. Link will be e-mailed after purchase.

Finished Measurements:
About 30 (33, 36½, 39½, 42½, 46, 49, 52)" (76 [84, 92.5, 100.5, 108, 117, 124.5, 132] cm) bust circumference

Yarn Requirements:
Romney Ridge Worsted
(100% Maine-grown wool;
4 oz skein = approx 250 yards / 229 m)
2 (2, 3, 3, 3, 3, 3, 3) skeins in undyed color or approx 430 (480, 530, 580, 620, 680, 730, 750) yards in a comparable earth-friendly yarn

Knitting Needles:
Size US 7 (4.5 mm): straight, 32" (80 cm) circular and dpns. Or sizes needed to obtain gauge.

Stitch markers; tapestry needle.

Gauge: 16 sts and 24 rows = 4" (10 cm) in St st.


Photos courtesy of Carrie Bostick Hoge.



Pattern available in
Knitting Maine,

by Kristen TenDyke

©Caterpillar Knits 2013



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