Arctic Fox Vest | Purl Soho

Materials

Arctic Fox Vest | Purl Soho

Gauge

2 stitches =1 inch in garter stitch

Pattern

Vest

Arctic Fox Vest | Purl Soho

CO 16 stitches.

Knit 11 rows, slipping the first stitch of each row to create a clean edge stitch.

Row 12:  K4, yo, K2tog, K4, K2tog, yo, K4.

Knit 6 more rows as before.

Bind off very loosely. Weave in ends

Belt

Arctic Fox Vest | Purl Soho

CO 2 stitches.

Make i-cord until it is about 15 inches long.  Bind off loosely and weave in both ends.

Arctic Fox Vest | Purl Soho

For a guide to knitting i-cords, we provide this neat tutorial.

Put it Together

Thread the i-cord belt between the two arm holes.  Tie the belt around Purl Critter’s plump belly. How does it look?