A cute little waistcoat with optional waterfall front. Knitted sideways with short-row shaping for fit and lovely drape. The version in the pictures was knitted with 2 strands of Soliloquy AlpacaBoo Sock-Lace held together.
It is knitted in one piece from side to side and can be worn in both directions, which creates either a waterfall front (as in the pictures on the mannequin) or a straight front (as in the picture on the model). It can be knitted on straight needles but you may find a circular needle easier as you won't have to hold up the knitting as it gets heavier. Edging around the armholes is knitted in the round.
- Length: 54 cm in the back
- Width at top: 126 cm
- Width at bottom: 140 cm
Materials: Soliloquy AlpacaBoo Sock-lace, 600m per 100 gr
Metreage: 1584 m (264 gr)
Tension: 26 sts and 21 rows to 10 cm.
Notions: One 4.5mm circular needle (80 cm). Short lengths of waste yarn to do invisible short row knitting. A darning needle to weave in your ends.