Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Structuring The Back

The back of my gilet starts just below the armholes. You cast on 67 stitches and then increase on each side on the early rows to create a curve. Stitches are then cast off to shape the armholes and then worked straight to the shoulders. End of part one. 108 stitches are picked up along the bottom curved edge and then the same pattern as the fronts knitted. Here's a reminder of what the fronts look like:
Now to get on with part two of the back.


  1. Can't wait to see the finished project!! :)

  2. After the spectacular front panels, the back looks pretty plain at this point, though I still love the stitch and texture!

  3. Look forward to seeing it when you have finished