Knit House Vest KAL
Knit House Vest KAL
Knit House Vest KAL

Knit House Vest KAL

Regular price $90.00

Please join “Free” session on Thursday, January 12th from 12:30-1:30!   You will have a chance to see all the yarn choices and design details.  You do not need to sign up for this event to attend. More details are here.

Let’s start the new year with a super fun Knit House KAL!    This Knit House Vest is so versatile to wear with relaxed fit, deep v-neck and pockets. It is easy-wearing, modern and completely flattering. You will also love the big gauge which is 14 sts / 4”.  The KAL also gives you many opportunities to choose your own details along the way. Make one for yourself!

KAL: A Knit-a-Long is a really fun way to knit with other knitters and learn tons of skills along the way. Plus get all the help you need to complete this vest.

Homework- Once you sign up for the KAL, we will send you instructions for a “Gauge Swatch”. 

Date - 2023 1/19, 1/26, 2/2, 2/9 & 2/16    5 Thursdays 12:30-2:00

Sessions
Session 1 - Check your gauge. Design choices. Start knitting the Back. M1 increase.
Session 2 - Short-row shoulder shaping. Start knitting the Front / pocket linings and pocket openings.
Session 3 - Adding pocket linings.  Front v-neck shaping.
Session 4 - 3-needle BO to join Front & Back shoulders.  P&K for neckline.
Session 5 - Mattress stitch to join Front & Back side seaming. P&K for armhole ribbing.

Fee - $90 for all 5 sessions
        - 7 people (min 2 people)

Materials
We ask that you purchase your supplies at Knit House.
Yarn
            Choice 1 - Blue Sky Fibers “Woolstok Tweed”.
            Choice 2 - Woolfolk “Luft”. 
            Choice 3 - Plymouth “Chunky"
            Choice 4 -Ikigai Fiber “Chibi Para Chunky”
            Choice 5 - Malabrigo “Mecha"
            Choice 6 - Juniper Moon “Bud"
            Choice 7 - Doubled light worsted yarn  -  
            Fiber CO “Luma DK”,

The sample is knitted with Blue sky Fibers “Woolstok Tweed Aran”.

Please check the details for each yarn. The fiber content and yardages are different.
Yardage - S (M, L, XL) - 650 (700, 800, 950) yards.
Needles   
Please bring your main needles (32” or longer) and small size needles to the first session.
Main needles - Please take the time to correctly check your gauge = 14 sts / 4”
Small needles - One size smaller than main needles size
Needle size - The needle size will vary depending on the yarn and how you knit. Recommended sizes are between US 9~11!! 
Notions
Stitch markers, Stitch holders
Pattern -  Please purchase here.

 

Instructor: Chiaki Hayashi  www.chiakiknit.com

Cancellation Policy: If you must cancel, we ask that you contact Knit House a minimum of 24 hours in advance to receive a refund.                    

If you cancel less than 24-hours in advance your class fee will be forfeited.