The ribbing in the hem and body of the Summit Vest mirrors the cable construction and provides a complementary background. This vest is worked with few seams and a built-in edging to create a project with minimal finishing. Add a zipper if you desire a truly versatile layer for your wardrobe.
Finished Size 32½ (37¼, 40¼, 45, 48½)” bust circumference (closed). Vest shown measures 32½”; modeled with 1½” of negative ease.
Yarn Imperial Yarn Columbia (100% wool; 170 yd [155 m]/4 oz [113 g]): canyon shadow blue, 4 (4, 5, 5, 6) skeins.
Needles Size 9 (5.5 mm): 24″ circular (cir); spare needle in same size or smaller than working needle for three-needle BO. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Notions Markers (m); 2 cable needles (cn); stitch holders; tapestry needle; 18″ separating zipper.
Gauge 15½ sts and 21 rows = 4″ in St st; 17 sts of Right or Left Cable = 3½” wide.