Grand Valley Vest by Marilyn King

Grand Valley Vest

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October 2012
Aran (8 wpi) ?
21 stitches and 35 rows = 4 inches
in Reverse Dot Pattern
US 6 - 4.0 mm
660 - 1100 yards (604 - 1006 m)
35 (38, 41, 44, 46 1/2, 49, 52)" finished chest measurements (blocked)
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This vest is knitted from the bottom up, with vents knitted separately, then joined so that the vest is knitted in one piece to the armholes. A dramatic cable is used in the front and back as a “dart” to create gentle waist shaping. A mirrored Rope Cable accents the vents and front of the vest, and the front cable continues to the back to create a lovely back neck edge.
It’s fun and easy to knit- and a perfect cool weather piece.
Our sample is knitted in our “Blue Stone” worsted