Par Vest for Him Knitting Pattern

Originally designed for a book published in 1937, this classic vest has received an update and is ready for the 21st century man. Knit in a washable tweedy yarn, it will be a welcome layer on the golf course or when the weather is cold.

Jodi Lewanda
  • Intermediate
  • Knitting
  • Apparel

RED HEART® “Super Tweed™”: 2 (3, 3, 4, 4) balls 7404 Smokey.

Knitting Needles:
5mm [US 8] straight needles, and 5mm
[US 8] circular needle, 24” long.
Stitch markers, stitch holder or safety pin, yarn needle.

Directions are for size Small. Changes for sizes Medium, Large, X-Large, and XX-Large are in parentheses.
Finished Chest: 37 (41, 44, 48, 52)”
Finished Length: 24 (26, 27½, 28½, 29½)”

GAUGE: 18 sts = 4¼”; 24 rows = 4” in Retro st. CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size needles to obtain the gauge.

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