Vest Aktiv
20191020_142949 k
20191020_143000 k

Vest Aktiv


  • Yarn: Baby merino wool, solid colour 200 g, and 50 g of contrast colour 1 and 2. That goes for all sizes.
  • Sizes: S, M, L, XL
  • Circumference bust: 90, 96, 104, 112 cm
  • Length: 49, 50, 51, 53 cm
  • Gauge: 18 sts = 10 cm
  • Needle: 6 mm





About pattern



This pattern is available in Norwegian and will be translated to English.


The vest is knitted flat, bottom up, and it is seamed in both sides and shoulders. Dec for armpit and neckline are the same for front- and backpiece.


To make the weight on the vest light, it’s used larger size on the needles than usual.




The story about Vest, Aktiv

Aud B’s husband asked her to make a vest he could use when training in cold weather. Then it would have to be light-weighted. Aud B chose to use rather thick needles to this type of yarn to keep the weight down, and to make an insulating air layer. And here it is!