Child’s Side Buttoned Vest Knitting Pattern

She’ll love the way she looks in this cheerful sweater vest. The asymmetrical opening adds interest to this delightful design.

LW3239
Heather Lodinsky
  • Easy
  • Knitting
  • Baby / Child

RED HEART® With Love®: 2 (2, 3, 3) skeins 1502 Iced Aqua A, and 1 (1, 2, 2) skeins 1601 Lettuce B
Susan Bates® Knitting Needles: 5mm [US 8]
Susan Bates® Circular Knitting Needle: 4.5mm [US 7], 32” (80 cm) long
Stitch holder, 3 buttons, 3 snap closures, sewing needle and matching thread, yarn needle.


Directions are for size 2 years. Changes for sizes 4 years, 6 years, and 8 years are in parentheses.
Finished Chest: 24 (26, 28, 30)” [61 (66, 71, 76) cm], closed.
Finished Length: 12½ (13½, 14½, 16)” [31 (34.5, 37, 40.5) cm], including lower band.


GAUGE: 18 sts = 4” (10 cm); 36 rows = 4” (10 cm) in Seed stitch using larger needles. CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size needles to obtain the gauge.

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