That looks really good! The armholes fit very nicely, and the length and all is just right. Fabulous job!
Perfection...as always! Wish I had someone to make one for...lol
Very nice. I missed the beginning of this one, could you linke me to it? I'd like to check out the yarn and pattern info. Though I have a sneaking suspiscion that you made it up as you went along... You non-pattern slaves have a way of doing that.
Thanks! Yes, Stephanie. I wrote the pattern which will shortly be for sale on The Garter Belt as a pdf download . The sizes are in 4" increments from 36-52 inches. The yarn came from a recycled Brooks Bros sweater, but some good substitutions include Black Abbey Yarns or the Bartlett Yarns 2 ply options. These are around 210-220 yards in a 4 oz skein. Also, WEBS has cones right now of something called Broca Softspun that sounds like a good choice. You're looking for a slightly heavy worsted wt yarn with a bit of a rustic fuzziness to it.
I love it!! It looks great, and thats a very professorial model you've got sporting it.Like the new blog look, too! Now, on to those idiosyncrasies... hm
This vest is perfect! And such a great model, too.
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