Santa Rosa was originally published in 2014. I know a lot more now than I did then so I’ve reworked the pattern and formatting. New and improved with edits and updates for 2016. Happy knitting!
Santa Rosa is a top-down vest named for the high desert and distant mountain peaks in the Santa Rosa area of New Mexico. The vest is worked in pieces to the underarm where fronts and back are joined to work the rest of the body. Cabled panels each front and center back. Written in 6 sizes. Includes waist and hip shaping for a flattering fit. Pattern includes written and charted cable directions.
Sizes: XS (S, M, L, 1X, 2X) Finished Chest Measurements: 32 (37, 41, 45, 49, 53)” or 81 (94, 104, 114, 124, 134) cm Length: 31” (80 cm) (includes directions to shorten if desired) Yarn: 4 (4, 5, 6, 6, 7) skeins Brown Sheep Lamb’s Pride Worsted
Materials: stitch markers, yarn needle
Needles: US #7 (4.5 mm) 16”, 32” circular needles and US #7 (4.5 mm) dpns or cn
Gauge: 16 sts and 20 rows = 4” in St st