Hyacinth

$8.00

Hyacinth showcases the natural beauty and drape of the Alpaca Heather yarn, and is sure to complement any outfit you layer it with. With its seamless construction and classic A-line shaping, will make it a go-to choice for the changing seasons. Simple stockinette paired with subtle garter-stitch and eyelet details ensure relaxing knit too!

This pattern is part of the Fairmount Fibers Spring 2021 Collection is available as an individual pattern on their website (click button below to purchase on their site). Or you can purchase on Ravelry.

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Finished Bust Circumference: 29½ (33, 36½, 40½, 44) (47½, 51, 55½, 59)”

How to Pick your Size: Choose a size that is approx 0-4”/0-10 cm larger than your actual bust measurement. Shown in size 33″ with little-to-no ease. If you want Fronts to overlap in the middle, choose a size closer to 3-4″ of positive ease.

Yarn/Yardage:Manos del Uruguay ALPACA HEATHER (70% wool, 30% alpaca; approx. 164 yds/50 g): 5 (6, 6, 7, 7) (7, 8, 8, 9) sks. Shown in H2446 Petrol

[Sport-weight yarn]

Gauge: 23 sts and 32 rows = 4”/10cm in St st using larger needle, after blocking.

Needles & Supplies:

  • US 6/4mm 32” circular needle, or size needed to obtain gauge
  • US 5/3.75mm 16” and 32” circular needles
  • Stitch markers
  • Stitch holders or waste yarn
  • Tapestry needle

Construction: 

  • This button-less vest is worked in one piece to the underarms, then divided for working the upper back and fronts separately to the shoulders which are then joined with a three needle bind-off.
  • Stitches for the armhole edgings are picked up around the armhole openings and worked in the round.

  Photos modeled by Lizzie Steiner, Photographed by Sarah Chapman