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(559) Raffia Vest

  • Description:

    A vest inspired by a variety of African raffia-cloth motifs, worked in the round with steeks. The lower border is fringed to represent the raw edges of raffia cloth, although the fringe is optional. The lower band may be made wider (for those with generous hips) than the chest by adjusting the side panels of the charts.

  • Designer: Lucy Neatby
  • Size: Finished chest 44", 48", 52"; finished Hip 44" - 60", adjustable
  • Skill Level: Advanced
  • Techniques Used: Stranded two-colour knitting, steeks, afterthought shoulders, unraveled fringe.
  • Recommended Yarn: Fingering weight soft wool yarn.
  • Price: $ 12.00