Held Fast Vest – 306


Designed by Kate Salomon

How can a cozy lace shawl wrap you in comforting warmth and not restrict your mobility? When it is a vest to be popped over your head. This delicate layering piece will rest squarely on your shoulders and
surround you with warmth that won’t come unmoored as you move through your day.

Pictured in Dark Maine Organic

Intermediate Knitting


FINISHED SIZE: 42 (52, 64, 74)” / 106.5 (132, 162.5, 188) cm chest, after blocking — shown with 12″ of positive ease.

GAUGE: 18 sts and 24 rows in blocked lace on larger needles; for accuracy, check gauge over at least 4” / 10 cm and adjust needle size if necessary.
Each chart repeat measures 2” / 5 cm wide and 1¼” / 3 cm deep


Yarn: 3 (4, 5, 6) skeins Maine or Vermont Organic (250 yd skeins)
Needles: US size 9 (5.5 mm) circular needles, US 7 (4.5 mm) for I-cord bind off at neckline
Notions: 2 stitch markers, stitch holders or waste yarn

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