East Coast Swing

East Coast Swing is a swingy vest knit all in one piece from the hem to the shoulders and featuring A-line shaping. The only finishing required utilizes the three needle bind-off technique so no seaming is needed. A modern yet simple silhouette, this vest is an easy and relaxing knit suitable for knitters of all skill levels and is a great little layering piece.

Pattern Cost: $6.00

PATTERN INFORMATION:

Sizes: XS (S, M, L, XL, 2X)
Finished Bust: 31.5 (35.5, 39.5, 43.5, 47.5, 51.5)”/ 80 (90, 100, 110, 121, 131) cm
Shown in size S, being worn with approx. 2”/5 cm of positive ease. Choose a size that is approx. 1-3”/2-8 cm larger than your actual chest measurement.

Gauge: 20 sts & 28 rows = 4”/10 cm in St st after blocking

Yarn: 720 (834, 942, 1078, 1194, 1338) yards of dk or light-worsted weight yarn, shown in Phoebe by Quince & Co (100% American extra-fine merino; 301yd 275m/100g), 3 (3, 4, 4, 4, 5) skeins. Colorway: Earth.

Needles and other supplies:
• US 7/4.5 mm 32” circular needle
• US 7/4.5 mm 24” circular needle
• 6 stitch markers
• Scrap yarn
• Tapestry needle to weave in ends

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