American Girl Doll Vest
Difficulty level: Beginner
Free Doll Vest Knitting Pattern
Materials:Mary Maxim Starlette 100% acrylic worsted weight yarn, 173 m (180 yds) / 100 g - 1 skein.
Gauge:20 st x 22 rows = 4" x 4" (10 cm x 10 cm) for stocking stitch
Rib 1x1: 1k, 1p
# 1. Poster: New Knitter
February 21, 2013
I am a beginning knitter and this was a good project. However, I found the directions to be confusing when they talk about "dividing the stitches". My sister gave the following directions which helped greatly:
Before you begin, divide off some of your yarn. You will eventually be knitting from 2 balls of yarn.
At row 29, knit 14 stitches. Tie in new yarn (on the wrong side of your project). Using new yarn, finish row.
Row 30: Knit 14 stitches, drop new yarn, pick up old yarn, and finish row. Continue through row 68. Cast off.
Hope this is helpful. It turns out cute.
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