The Windsor Vest is a classic Fair Isle vest with pops of fun colors to delight kids. Worked in the round from the bottom up and steeked, this precious vest is perfect for a first steeking project.
Difficulty Level: Expert
Finished Size 23¼ (24¾, 26¼, 27¾, 29¼)” chest circumference. Vest shown measures 23¼”.
Yarn SweetGeorgia Tough Love Sock (80% superwash merino wool, 20% nylon; 425 yd [389 m]/4 oz [115 g]): mist (lt blue; A), ginger (gold; B), cherry (red; C), birch (grey; D), and auburn (brown; E), 1 skein each.
Needles Size 2 (2.75 mm) and 2½ (3mm): 16″ circular (cir) and set of double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Notions Markers (m); safety pin; stitch holders; tapestry needle.
Gauge 32 sts and 37 rnds = 4″ in charted patt on larger needle.