Tuesday, December 18

Free pattern: Simple waistcoat



Yarn: 500g Sirdar Curly-Wurly
Tension: Not essential
Needles: 6.5mm (US 10.5)

Back

Cast on 70 sts. K every row until work measures 25cm, ending on a WS row.
Next row: Cast off 5 sts, K to end
Next row: Cast off 5 sts, K to end
Continue to K every row until work measures 48cm long Cast off.

Left front

Cast on 35 sts. K every row until work measures 25cm, ending on a WS row.
Next row: Cast off 5 sts, K to end
Continue to K every row until work measures 48cm long, ending on a WS row.
Cast off 15 sts.
K every row on rem. 15 sts until collar measures 15cm.
Cast off.

Right front

K as for left front, reversing shapings.

Making up (use a plain yarn)

Join shoulder seams and graft collar seam. Putting collar seam in centre of back, join back to collar edge on both sides.
Join side seams. Weave in ends.

No comments: