Bolly Waistcoat Knitting Kit
Bolly Waistcoat is knitted in the round with our Medium yarn using big needles. The classic style is brought up to date with an interesting zig zag detail at the hem reflected in the detail of the v-neck.
Bolly works equally well for women, worn with a belt over a pencil skirt or slim trousers.
Knitting techniques include:
Double decrease - Slip next to sts knitwise together to right needle, knit next st, pass the 2 slipped sts over together.
k2tog - knit 2 together
LT [left twist] - Slip next stitch to cable needle and hold to front, k1, k1 from cable needle.
RT [right twist] - Slip next stitch to cable needle and hold to back, k1, k1 from cable needle.
ssk - slip 1 knitwise, slip 1 knitwise, knit slipped sts together through back of loop
Photographed in the colour Alpaca Mist.
Knitted in Purl Alpaca Designs 100% pure alpaca Medium yarn
Skill level: Improved beginner – intermediate
Small: to fit approx 92cm/36″ chest (weight 400g)
Medium: to fit approx 100cm/39″ chest (weight 450g)
Large: to fit approx 108cm/42″ chest (weight 500g)
X-Large: to fit approx 116cm/45″ chest (weight 500g)
Knitted on 6mm circular needles, 60 cm cable.
Tension: 15 sts and 21 rows to 10 cm square over Stocking Stitch using 6mm needles.
Please note, correct tension must be obtained to make sure this garment fits properly.
Product Code : BOL.S.
Weight : 0.4kg