Style 040720 is a knitwear pattern instructions.
The pattern comes in a PDF file, and can be downloaded and printed from the computer. With a purchase of the style, the costumer will receive a password to access video informational material, to have by hand if needed in order to create the garment.
XS (S) M (L) XL
- Width (breasts) 77 (79) 81 (83) 85
- Length on body 42,5 (44,5) 46,5 (48,5) 50,5
The measurements are based on the size of the vest before wash ; the vest might increase in cm when washed depending in the way its washed.
Level : Avarage
Cashmerino DK from Fru Valborg, the yarn is a combination of 80% Merino superwash 10% Cashmere 10% Nylon. Approx 212m/100g in each skein. Wonderful and soft base to work with. Click her to purchase yarn
2 x Regular needle 3,5 mm.
Circular needle 70 cm in 3,5 mm and 4 mm.
Single needle for stitching the threads, safety pins and crochet pin in size 3,5.
Tension gauge sample
Make sure to check your own tension before starting to knit. Cast on 20 stitches and knit 29 rows on needles 4 mm for a 10 x 10 cm sample. If tension measures too tight, change to a thicker needle. If tension measures too wide, change to a thinner needle.
Good to know
The vest is knitted from the bottom to the top in a circle . The bottom rib is knitted separately and then connected together as one piece. The piece is divided by the neckline and again for armpits and knitted from RS and WS from there.
The rib on neckline and armpit is knitted after the vest has been connected together by the shoulders. Yarn quantity required is based on a average , and is therefore an approximate number. The vest can be knitted in any yarn that consist of the same thickness as Cashmerino DK, and the color combination is not set it stone.
Video tutorial is included with the instructions, if in need of a further guidance. The videos can be found on the members area at www. thelmasteimann.com, the code to access the videos is on the last page of the instructions.
Membership is included with every purchased instructions.