Cable Best Vest Knitting Pattern

Shaded chainette yarn combines with casual workday or weekend style in this wearable vest. Enjoy knitting the easy cables and watching the shadings appear as you go!

LW3273
Heather Lodinsky
  • Intermediate
  • Knitting
  • Apparel

RED HEART® Boutique Midnight®: 5 (6, 7, 8, 8) balls 1945 Shadow.

Susan Bates® Knitting Needles: 5mm [US 8] and 6mm [US 10]
Stitch markers, cable needle, yarn needle, three 1” (25mm) buttons


Directions are for size Small. Changes for sizes Medium, Large, 1X and 2X are in parentheses.

Finished Bust: 35 (38½, 44½, 46½, 50)” (89 (98, 113, 118, 127) cm)
Finished Length: 23 (23½, 24, 24½, 25)” (58.5 (59.5, 61, 62, 63.5) cm)


GAUGE: 22 sts = 4” (10 cm); 22 rows = 4” (10 cm) in Honeycomb Cable pattern with larger needles; 22 sts = 3” (7.5 cm) in Large Right Twist Cable pattern with larger needles. CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size needles to obtain the gauge.

Required Redheart Products