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Drunken Argyle Vest

Description from Knitty.com:

Equally at home on the links or in the office, any man will be a hit in this non-traditional argyle vest. Styled in soft, fingering weight merino wool, it’s perfect for the man who is just too hot to wear those body covering bulky handknits.

Published in Knitty Summer 2005

Yarn

Weight: Fingering / 4 ply (14 wpi)
Yardage: 1830 - 2745 yards (1673 - 2510 m)

Needles

US 1½ - 2.5 mm, US 2½ - 3.0 mm

Gauge

30 stitches and 42 rows = 4 inches in stockinette stitch

Size/Finished Measurements

Size available: S

Techniques

Increases, decreases, intarsia from a chart, basic sweater construction, picking up stitches, seaming