Posie Knit Cardi Wrap Vest Pattern by Kristin Omdahl
This is a super simple side-to-side construction knit up quickly with bulk weight yarn. The collar is picked up and knit in the easiest of short row techniques – in garter stitch without the wrap and turn technique.
What you will need:
- 580 yds (530m) #5 bulky weight yarn
290 yds (264m) additional yarn for optional sleeves
- US 13 (9mm) circular knitting needles to accommodate stitches in rows, 24 in cord length or longer
- Yarn needle
Be So Easy Yarn; 100% milk cotton, #5 bulky weight yarn; 145 yds (132m) per 3.5 oz (100g) ball; color Fuchsia, 4 balls for cardi wrap vest and 2 balls additional for optional sleeves.
8 sts / 10 rows = 4 in (10cm) in body stitch pattern, after blocking.
24 in (61cm) long from shoulder to hem.
50 in (127cm) wide from side to side.
8 in (20.3cm) between armholes.
Knit (k), purl (p), cast on (co) and bind off (bo).