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False Shirt Front Dickeys
Knitting patterns for false shirt fronts, a.k.a dickeys
Whether for extra warmth or making a fashion statement, a dickey is a nice alternative to knitting and wearing an entire sweater. For other neck coverings, be sure to also visit the Smoke Rings, Knitted Moebius and Collars and Neck Warmers Collections.
I hate wearing sweaters since so many places are overheated but the dickeys under a shirt or vest are a nice way to cheat.
Buffalo Guys and Gals Dickey
Pattern #A127. Here is a quick and easy-to-knit dickey suitable for both guys and gals. Using far less yardage than an entire sweater, you can still get the look of a sweater in a luxury fiber by wearing this dickey under an open-collared shirt, V or crew neck shirt. More ...
Pattern #A9BG. Cowl Dickey is a quick, easy-to-knit woman's dickey. The loose-fitting draped neckline results in a comfortable accessory that will fit almost anyone. Wear it with a plain sweater or shirt to add an exquisite touch. More ...
Not for men only; soft cable-style patterned collar. More ...
The Polo Dickey is a versatile sweaterette suitable for wearing under V-neck sweaters and open-necked shirts. More ...
Scrunch Turtleneck Dickey
Named because of its loose-fitting cross between a turtleneck and a cowl. Short front yoke makes knitting extra quick and is suitable under crew-necked tops. More ...
Yoke is knit shoulder to shoulder, then stitches for turtleneck collar are picked up and worked in the round. Nice for showing off variegated color yarns. More ...
Collar shapes "magically" with clever bias-knit twisted rib pattern. Longer V-shaped front yoke is suitable for wearing under suit jacket or open collar. More ...