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Felicia Vest

The word “felicity” means pleasure, delight, or enjoyment. We hope you take pleasure in knitting the delightful Felicia Vest, sure to give you many years of wearing enjoyment!

This lace knitting vest is worked flat in one piece to the armholes, where work is divided for fronts and back. Stitches are picked up for front bands and the shawl collar, which is shaped with short rows (explained in detail). Armhole edgings are worked and a front closure is sewn on. Our sample was knit in Size 1. NOTE: Fiddlesticks Knitting patterns are charted. Recommended for Intermediate lace knitters.

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Recommended yarn

DK-weight wool/silk yarn, each ball 50 g / 105 m. Sample knit with 50% merino wool / 50% tussah silk yarn.

Knitted measurements at bust and yarn requirements

Size 1: 33.5 inches - 6 balls

Size 2: 37 inches - 7 balls

Size 3: 40.5 inches - 7 balls

Size 4: 44 inches - 8 balls

Size 5: 48 inches - 9 balls

Size 6: 51.5 inches - 9 balls

Size 7: 55 inches - 10 balls


3.5 mm (US 4) 24-inch circular needles

3.5 mm (US 4) 32-inch circular needles

4 mm (US 6) 24-inch circular needles

4.5 mm (US 7) 24-inch circular needles

or sizes needed to obtain gauge

Gauge in Eyelet Lace Pattern using smallest needles

18.5 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches

Printed pattern or pdf

$12.00 CDN / US

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Felicia Vest

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