How to Knit Tied Hearts Model Women's Vest
If you're looking for a fun and unique knitting
project, why not try knitting a tied hearts model women's vest
? This vest
features a charming heart motif
that's sure to add a touch of whimsy to any outfit.
Materials You'll Need
- 4 skeins of white yarn
- 1 skein of pink yarn
- 1 skein of red yarn
- Knitting needles size US 8 (5 mm)
- Tapestry needle
- Stitch markers
Step 1: Cast on Stitches
Using the white yarn, cast on 110 stitches.
Step 2: Knit the Hem
Knit the first 6 rows in garter stitch (knit every row) to create the hem.
Step 3: Begin the Body
Switch to stockinette stitch (knit one row, purl one row) and knit until the piece measures 12 inches from the cast-on edge.
Step 4: Shape the Armholes
For the armhole shaping, bind off 6 stitches at the beginning of the next two rows. Then, decrease one stitch at each armhole edge every other row until you have 98 stitches remaining.
Step 5: Knit the Tied Hearts Motif
Switch to pink yarn and follow the chart below to knit the tied hearts motifs video.Repeat the tied hearts motif across the row until there are 12 stitches remaining. Knit these last 12 stitches in white.
Step 6: Finish the Back
Switch back to white yarn and knit in stockinette stitch until the piece measures 18 inches from the cast-on edge.
Step 7: Bind Off Stitches
Bind off all stitches and weave in the ends using a tapestry needle.
And there you have it, your very own tied hearts model women's vest
! This charming and playful piece is sure to become a favorite in your wardrobe. Don't be afraid to experiment with different color combinations to create a vest
that truly reflects your personal style.