Hank and Joe Vest

Sized from boys to men, this crocheted vest is worked vertically in one piece with only one slip-stitch seam. V-shaped crocheted cables add visual interest to the front panels.

Designer: Brenda K. B. Anderson

Finished Size: 25 (28, 29½, 31, 41½, 44, 46½, 47½)” zipped chest circumference. Samples shown measure 31″ and 41½”, modeled with 5½” (child), ½” (men’s) ease. Garment is designed to be worn with 2½ (2½, 2½, 2½, 2, 2, 2, 2)” of ease.

Yarn: Berroco Vintage DK (50% acrylic, 40% wool, 10% nylon; 288 yd [266 m]/3½ oz [100 g]): Boys: #2175 green, 2 (2, 3, 3) skeins; Men’s: #1101 gray, 6 (6, 7, 7) skeins.

Hook Size: G/6 (4 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.

Notions: St markers; yarn needle; 12 (12, 14, 16, 26, 26, 28, 28)” separating zipper; sewing needle and matching thread.

Gauge: 20 sts and 23 rows = 4″ in sc.

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