Railroad Vest

Railroad Vest

Be the first to review this product

This open-front vest is a simple piece, with cozy pockets, that’s great for layering. It uses an unusual construction, by starting at the center back with a provisional cast on, then joined and knit in one piece, top-down from the underarms.


Melissa LaBarre


Madelinetosh tosh vintage 5 (5, 6, 6, 7, 7, 8, 8) 200yd skeins shown in thunderstorm


To fit bust sizes 30 (34, 38, 42, 46, 50, 54)”. This sweater looks best with 0-2” of positive ease. If your size is not available, please choose the next size up. Vest fronts do not meet to close, as this piece is intended to be worn loose and open.


U.S. 8 (5mm) 40” circular (for working back and forth) and one set of US8 (5mm) dpns OR SIZE NEEDED TO OBTAIN GAUGE NOTIONS Blunt needle for weaving in ends. Set of locking stitch markers. GAUGE 18 sts and 24 rows = 4” in stockinet stitch (st st) on US8 (5mm) or size needed to obtain gauge

*NOTE: THIS PATTERN IS A PDF DOWNLOAD. If you would like a traditional paper copy of the pattern pictured, please email us directly at info@madelinetosh.com to make this request.