Ninebark Cowl

Easy pullover vest with dramatic colorwork cowlneck. Waist shaping, basic seaming, and a plain body make for a quick knit with stylistic flair.

Designer Berroco Design Team
Finished Sizes 32 (36, 40, 44, 48, 52)" bust, shown in size 36" with 2" positive ease
Yarn Berroco Lustra (50% wool, 50% lyocell; 197 yd [180 m]/100 g):
• #3129 champignon (brown; MC) 2 (2, 3, 3, 4, 4) skeins
• #3142 haricot vert (green; A), 1 skein
• #3156 triomphe teal (B), 1 skein
• #3141 capucine (coral; C), 1 skein
• #3155 burgundy (D), 1 skein
Gauge 18 sts and 24 rows = 4" in St st on larger needle; 24 sts and 24 rows = 4" in k2, p2 rib
Tools
• Size 5 (3.5 mm): straight needles and 16" circular (cir) needle
• Size 7 (4.5 mm): straight needles and 24" cir needle
• Markers (m)

Vest and Cowl    Please read all the way through the pattern instructions first.

Begin your project at the BACK section, where you cast on stitches to make the vest back.  The vest is knitted from the bottom-up. Instructions for the cowl section are incorporated on page 66 under the section titled FINISHING.

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