How to Knit a Hibiscus Pattern Women's Vest
Are you looking for a new knitting
project that will challenge your skills and produce a beautiful garment? Consider knitting a hibiscus pattern women's vest
! This vest features a delicate floral pattern that's perfect for spring and summer. Here's how to get started:
- 3 skeins of worsted weight yarn
- Size 8 knitting needles
- Tapestry needle for weaving in ends
1. Cast on 90 stitches.2. Work in K2, P2 ribbing for 2 inches.3. Switch to stockinette stitch and knit until the piece measures 10 inches from the cast-on edge.
4. Begin the hibiscus pattern
. The pattern is worked over a multiple of 12 stitches. Repeat the pattern across the row.Row 1:
K4, P3, K2, P3Row 2 and all even rows:
K2, P1, K1, P1, K1, P1, K2, P3Row 5:
K1, P1, K2, P1, K3, P1, K1, P3Row 7:
K1, P1, K3, P3, K1, P3Row 9:
K2, P1, K1, P1, K1, P1, K2, P35. Continue working the hibiscus pattern until the piece measures 20 inches from the cast-on edge.6. Work in stockinette stitch for another 3 inches.7. Work in K2, P2 ribbing for 2 inches.8. Bind off all stitches.9. Sew the shoulder seams together.10. Pick up stitches around the armholes and work in K2, P2 ribbing for 1 inch.11. Bind off all stitches.12. Weave in any remaining ends.There you have it! With a little patience and practice, you can create a beautiful hibiscus pattern women's vest
that's sure to be a standout in your wardrobe. Happy knitting!