A knitted waistcoat, can not only become an integral part of your wardrobe, but it will also be a wonderful gift for a holiday to a friend or acquaintance. Knit with knitting needles a waistcoat can be made from different yarn,here everything depends on your individual preferences. Be it a soft little vest that you can put under your jacket. In this vest you will not be hot in the room. Or do you think to connect a three-dimensional thing that can be put on even a turtleneck. You can tie a vest with a hood sports model, and you can find a knitted vest of a strict style, suitable for the office. Now let's move on to a detailed description of the knitting of a waistcoat with a zipper with honeycomb patterns and an elastic band. Female elongated waistcoat 38 sizes. You will need: 1 kg of coffee-colored coffee brand Kross (100% Merino wool, 100 yards 80 yards) and 400 g Prima coffee yarn (also from 100% merino wool, but 100 g here is 95 yards of yarn ); need to take the number 5, 5.5 and 7, as well as one auxiliary spoke; In addition, you will need a detachable zip fastener 4 cm long. Let's proceed to a detailed description of the process of knitting. Double gum: to collect half of the loops with contrasting thread; The first row: knit 1 face loop and one over-wrap, etc. The second row: to tie the front cape, remove one loop without tying, before work loop the facial to repeat from one facial with one crochet, etc. The third and subsequent rows: one face loop, remove it as the wrong one, and then repeat the previous manipulations. In the finished part, you need to dissolve the contrasting thread. Facial smoothness: face series - facial loops, purl series - purl loops. Elastic band 1 x 1: one front loop is sewn on alternately, one is wrong. Elastic band 2 x 2: alternately, two face loops and two purlins are sewn together. The main pattern: knit by the specified scheme, not forgetting that the number of loops should be a multiple of 8 + 1. A pattern of honeycombs: the number of loops is a multiple of eight. The first and fifth rows: all the hinges are facial. The second and all even rows: all the loops are purl; Third row: cross the four hinges to the right (during the knitting process, leave two hinges on the auxiliary knitting needle, two front hinges and tie off the face of the hinge with the auxiliary knitting needle, etc.). Seventh row: four hinges cross to the left, then the same number - to the right, and repeat the same way. Ninth row: repeat the pattern of the first row. Knit back: After 63 cm from the edge, close the bevels on both sides of the loop 1 x 1 and then start the banding on both sides of the last three loops with a double rubber band, then the next two loops - an elastic band 1 x 1, and the rest two - an elastic band 2 x 2 , evenly decreasing in the first row by the method of 1 x 12. Right shelf: knit the first three loops with a double rubber band with knitting needles No. 7, reducing 11 loops evenly in the first row. Connect the first 8 piled loops on one spoke, the next 14 loops with 7 laid; knit pattern "honeycomb". After 50 cm from the edge, knit with an elastic band 2 x 2, decreasing 10 loops evenly in the first row. After 62 cm from the edge, close the 1 loop for the bevel, and then tie the last 3 loops with a double rubber band, subtracting before the last three loops in each 2 row of 1 loop. After 72 cm, close the hinge cutout on the right. And after 80 cm, close the remaining 12 loops for the shoulder. The left shelf is knitted symmetrically. Assembly: perform side and shoulder seams, sew the edges of pockets with slats to the shelves. Sew a zipper. That's it, the product is ready! Wear a stylish waistcoat with joy!