Sizes and measurements

Size: XS-S (M-L, XL-XXL)
Bust circumference: 86-94 (96-106, 108-120) cm
Hip circumference: 88-98 (100-110, 112-124) cm
Bust cup size: B-D
Back neck is lifted by 3,5 cm
Height: 167-175 cm
Intended ease at the bust: in average +8-20 cm (depends on size). Sample shown on a model is size L with 13 cm of positive ease.


20,5 sts x 23 rows = 10 x 10 cm in the main pattern.

Tools and materials

Yarn: 55% cashmere, 45% silk ribbon yarn (on cone), lavender color, yardage in the cone 210 m per 100 gr, total amount of yarn for the project 500 (570, 650) gr, total yardage 1050 (1200, 1370) m.
Needles and additional tools: US4 (3,5 mm) and US5 (3,75 mm) circular or straight needles for ribbing, US7 (4,5 mm) circular or straight needles for main pieces, blunt tapestry needle for seaming, 8 buttons 1,7-1,8 cm in diameter, a few spare circular needles for transfering live sts, locking stitch markers and stitch markers, cable needle, needle and sewing thread of matching color for sewing on buttons.

Fit improvements

Side horizontal bust darts, lifted back neck, longer back armhole, back and front shoulder lines are made with different slope.

Difficulty level

2 of 5

Warm and soft cashmere vest with short sleeves will keep you cozy when it gets cold in the evening.


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