Knitting an Ivy Pattern Vest with Two Skewers: A Creative and Beautiful ProjectKnitting is an art form that has been around for centuries, and it's no wonder why. With just two skewers and some yarn, you can create a wide variety of beautiful and unique clothing items. One of the most popular patterns for vests is the ivy pattern, which features a delicate and intricate design that is both elegant and simple. In this tutorial, we'll guide you through the steps to create your own ivy pattern vest. Let's get started!
What You Will Need:
- Two knitting skewers
- Yarn in the color of your choice
- A crochet hook
- A tape measure
Step 1: Cast OnFirst, you need to cast on the stitches. To do this, make a slip knot with the yarn and place it on one of the skewers. Then, holding the skewer with the slip knot in your left hand and the other skewer in your right hand, wrap the yarn around your left thumb and hold it between your thumb and index finger. Insert the right skewer through the loop on your left thumb, then bring the yarn behind the right skewer and wrap it around the skewer. Pull the right skewer through the loop on your left thumb, and slip the loop off your thumb. You have now cast on one stitch. Repeat this process until you have cast on the required number of stitches for your vest.
Step 2: Knit the Ivy PatternThe ivy pattern is a beautiful and intricate pattern that is perfect for a vest. To knit this pattern, follow these steps:Row 1: Knit all stitches
Row 2: Purl all stitches
Row 3: Knit 2, yarn over, slip 1, knit 1, pass slipped stitch over, yarn over Repeat from * to * until end of row
Row 4: Purl 2, slip 1, knit 1, pass slipped stitch over, yarn over, purl 1 Repeat from * to * until end of row
Repeat these four rows until you have reached the desired length for your vest.