On and Off My Needles
reclaimed wool yarn
The yarn for this vest was reclaimed several years ago from a thrift shop sweater, and I have enough yarn remaining to knit another vest.
• Original Steppe Sweater (vest directions at the bottom of the pattern) - this link gives specific sizes and stitch counts
• Steppe Ahead Sweater (vest directions at the bottom of the pattern) - this link is for the revised pattern, written with percentages rather than specific stitch counts
Size: Large (cast on 100 stitches)
Yarn: Reclaimed from thrift shop sweater (70% wool 30% acrylic), knit double stranded - the finished vest weighs 6.9 ounces
Needles: Knit Picks interchangeable (size 10.5 for ribbing, size 11 for body)
|Steppe Vest - off the needles|
6.9 ounces of yarn used
Have you ever reclaimed yarn from a previous garment?