Circe Vest

£4.00
Designed to be be worn over a shirt or blouse, this vest is office-friendly and will perk up any outfit. The deep scoop neck is flattering on most bodies, and the wide ribbing and fitted waist ensure that your shape won’t be lost. It’s designed to be worn with close to zero ease, so knit the size closest to your measurements.

The vest is knit in the round up to the underarm and scoop neck, The cables are knit with twisted stitches, and flow smoothly from the wide band of twisted ribbing at the waist. There are more bust increases on the front of the vest than the back, to accommodate your shape better. Bust shaping is fully charted/written out so that the increases are incorporated into the cable pattern.

Cabling is set out in both charts and written directions. Full schematics with finished dimensions included.

Finished measurements
30.25 (33.75, 35.5, 39, 40.75, 44.25, 46, 47.75, 51, 53, 54.5) inches at bust;
77 (85.5, 90, 99, 103.5, 112, 116.5, 121, 130, 134.5, 139) cm at bust

Yarn
Fyberspates Bluefaced Leicester DK (100% wool, 220m per 100g skeins)
3 (4, 4, 4, 5, 5, 5, 6, 7, 7, 7) skeins

Needles
3.5mm/ US 4, or size needed to get gauge,
24 inch / 60 cm circulars

Tension
27 sts/33 rows = 10cm/4 inches in cable pattern;
0.9 inch / 2.2 cm per horizontal cable repeat;
2.9 inches / 7.3cm per vertical cable repeat

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