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Moebius ZigZag Vest Front

Based on HeartStrings knitting pattern #A76

This version of the Moebius ZigZag Scarf is featured as a vest style. Shown in Heritage Yarns Rayon Boucle color What a Wonderful World. Don't you love how the colors tracked in counterpoint to the zigzags?

ZigZag Moebius Vest Front
Number of projects for this pattern that are posted on Ravelry

Even though the Rayon Boucle is a relatively heavy yarn for a "lace" type of article (size US 8 needles is what I used for this), the rayon is cool-feeling and therefore practical even in our warm climate. I simply followed the scarf pattern except did only a total of 5 ½ zigzags rather than 8 ½ because of the heavier yarn and larger gauge. I used not quite 6 ounces of the 8-ounce skein. And the pattern is easily adapted for wider/longer. So you'd have enough yarn if you wanted to make larger.

The photo shows the Moebius ZigZag arranged as a vest front style, letting the zig-zag edges fold back to give the effect of a collar and lapel. This makes a fashionable accessory for warm weather without wearing an entire vest! I am so pleased with the look of this and the drape. It would make nice gifts, too, as it is an easy-fitting type of garment style.

Sample cover page of HeartStrings Moebius ZigZag Scarf pattern

Sample cover page of the Moebius ZigZag Scarf knitting pattern.

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See more Knitted Moebius in the Jackie E-S Design Collections.

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