Created by Erika Knight, this pattern is for a very simple sleeveless vest, knitted in two pieces. The back is worked in a two types of rib stitch pattern and finished with a basic cast off for the armholes and back neck. The fronts are worked as one long piece and then all the pieces are assembled to create a basic and stylish layering garment.
Lytton is knitted in Erika Knight British Blue 100 (8ply DK weight yarn: 100% pure British Bluefaced Leicester wool; 220m per 100g hank) here or substituted with another pure wool DK / 8 Ply yarn.
Four Sizes: S (M, L, XL)
Measurements: chest: 82-87cm (92-97cm, 102-107cm, 114-120cm)
Meterage: 3 (4, 4, 5) hanks or approximately 660 - 1100 metres of equivalent 8ply / DK weight yarn in total
Gauge: 21 stitches and 30 rows over 10cm swatch using rib stitch using 3.75mm needle after steaming.
Recommended Needles: 3.75mm knitting needles or as needed to get Gauge of pattern
Notions: Large eyed blunt tipped sewing needle, stitch markers.
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