Interweave Crochet Spring 2018: Santa Fe Vest Backing
Want to add a touch of Southwestern flair to your wardrobe? You don’t need to make an entire crochet garment, or even an accessory! The simple tapestry crochet panel that is the Santa Fe Vest Backing is unbelievably versatile, ready to give a fun facelift to a vest, jacket, backpack, or laptop case. You could even frame and mount it on your wall!
Work up this rectangular pattern and attach it to your favorite denim vest or jacket. Change the patterning, gauge, or shaping slightly and make it fit on the back of several jackets; the easy geometric pattern is easy to change and adjust.
How will you customize the Santa Fe Backing? Pick up Interweave Crochet Spring 2018 and get started!
DESIGNER Sara Dudek
FINISHED SIZE 7″ wide and 14″ long.
YARN Red Heart Yarns Super Saver (100% acrylic; 364 yd [333 m]/7 oz [198 g]): #316 soft white (MC) and #321 gold (CC), 1 skein each.
NEEDLES Size F/5 (3.75 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
NOTIONS Yarn needle; sewing needle and coordinating thread; denim jacket.
GAUGE 9 sts and 8 rows = 2″ in sc blo.