How to Knit a Sweater Vest | Free Knitting Pattern

In this video, I'm going to show you how to knit a sweater vest, regardless of your skill level.

I've made this knitting tutorial as simple as possible, even including the free knitting pattern on my blog in women's US sizes XS-XXL here

This diy sweater vest design is probably my favorite knitting design yet and I hope you enjoy it as well .

If you've been scared to learn how to know a sweater, this one will open your eyes to how achievable it really is.

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#6 Super bulky yarn
I used about 190 yards of Buttercream luxe craft alpaca solid in color Taupe #6 super bulky yarn
Needles size = US 11/8mm 16" circular needles and US 13/9mm needles (You can use straight or circular needles) I like to use this changeable knitting needles set
Yarn needles
Stitch marker

Gauges blocked: 9 st X 13 rows = 4" in stockinette stitch

Measurements (After blocked)
Size small = 17.77" Width across back X 14.46" Length

How to Knit a Sweater Tutorial Chapters
00:00 - Intro
1:00 - Materials needed
2:13 - Pattern description and measurements
4:01 - Pattern start (Back panel)
5:00 - Ribbing
6:45 - Body
10:10 - Arm shape decreases
15:56 - Stop decrease
16:45 - Bind off
18:39 - explain how to make the front pattern
19:46 - Left shoulder shape
23:46 - Bind off stitches for the neckline
25:12 - Right shoulder shape
27:06 - Sew the shoulder seams
29:29 - Sew the side seams
31:59 - Pickup neckline stitches and knit
37:33 - Pickup armhole stitches and knit
43:36 - The knitted sweater vest is complete
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