Malachi Vest Top Knitting Kit
A simple but striking fair isle design with subtle colour work creating an understated elegance. Malachi is such a practical garment and is easy to style for both professional and social occasions. Knitted on circular needles, with little finishing needed, Malachi will easily become a favourite item to wear in the cool months ahead.
Photographed in the colours Alpaca Earth and Champagne
Knitted in Purl Alpaca Designs 100% pure alpaca Medium yarn
Skill level: intermediate
X-Small: UK sizes 4-6, to fit approx 73cm/29″ bust (Colour A, 5 balls, Colour B, 1 ball)
Small: UK sizes 8-10, to fit approx 83cm/33″ bust (Colour A, 5 balls, Colour B, 1 ball)
Medium: UK sizes 12-14, to fit approx 93cm/37″ bust (Colour A, 6 balls, Colour B, 1 ball)
Large: UK sizes 16-18, to fit approx 102cm/41″ bust (Colour A, 6 balls, Colour B, 1 ball)
X-Large: UK sizes 20-22, to fit approx 112cm/44″ bust (Colour A, 7 balls, Colour B, 1 ball)
Needle size: 4mm and 4.5mm circular needles (not included)
Tension: 17sts and 24 rows to 10cm square over Stocking Stitch using 4.5mm needles
The Kit includes pattern, yarn, postcard biography and image of the alpaca the design is named after, care instructions and a recycled brown paper gift bag with rope handles. It is packed in a clear plastic resealable bag which you can use for final garment storage.
Purl’s 100% pure alpaca yarn is not dyed, all the colours are completely natural and the fibre is sourced from local breeders.