convert this to crochet
Thank you Mary Rawson for sharing this with us.
Size: Small Medium & Large
1 Pair knitting needles size # 10
1 Crochet hook # 4
Worsted weight yarn three 4oz pull skeins.
Gauge 4 sts = 1 inch.
Cast on 65 (73, .81) sts, work in pattern as follows;
Row 1; Knit
Row 2; Purl
Row 3; K2 , * yo, K2 tog, repeat from * across ending K1.
Row 4; Purl
Repeat these 4 rows for pattern.
Work to underarm, (16 inches or desired lengthen).
Bind off, 6 sts each side. then, work until armhole measures 8 inches.
Bind off 8 (10, 12) sts at the begging of each row twice each side. Bind off.
Cast on 35 (39, 43) sts. Work in pattern to underarm.
Bind off 6 sts at armhole side then K2 tog, at neck edge every other row 13 times, work until underarm measures same as back.
Bind off 8 (10, 12) sts.from shoulders edge every other row twice.
Work the same as right front, reversing shaping.
Sew shoulder and sides.
Work 2 rows of single crochet around vest and 2 rows around armhole.
Work 2 chains, 14 inches long for ties.
Block with a damp cloth.