Lace Mix Pattern Vest
Yarn: 600 g (75% Cotton, 25% Polyamide, yardage = 440 m/100 g); size of needles suitable for gauge required.
Garter st (gst): k every row.
Lace Pattern 1:
Work according to chart 1. RS and WS rows are shown with RS of work facing.
Lace Patterns 2 and 3:
Work acc to charts 2 and 3. Only RS rows are shown.
On WS rows work all sts as they appear, purl yos.
Cast on 60 sts and work 6 rows in gst.
Cont acc to charts 1, 2 and 3. Work 4 rows in gst between patterns.
For neckline, after 36 cm from cast on, at inside edge dec 1 st 12 times on every 2nd row.
After 63 cm from cast on bind off all sts.
Cast on 20 sts and work acc to charts 1, 2 and 3. Work 4 rows in gst between patterns.
For widening, at both ends inc 1 st on every row = 110 sts. Cont even.
When same length as front, bind off all sts.
For band, pick up sts along vertical edges of fronts, neck edge, and bottom edge of back. Work 6 rows in gst. Bind off all sts.
For sleeve band, pick up sts along armhole edge. Work 8 rows in gst. Bind off all sts.
Sew shoulder and side seams.