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Sweaters and Vests

Sweater and vest knitting patterns in the Jackie E-S Design Collections

HeartStrings' patterns for sweaters and vests feature updated classic styles ranging from dressy to casual. You'll enjoy the time-saving techniques used in these design to minimize piecing and seaming.

The Garden Collection The Casual Wear Collection

The Garden Collection of Knitted Lace Sweater Patterns

Dressy short-sleeved classic-fit lace sweaters with flower and plant design themes. All are knitted circularly with minimal finishing needed.

Chevron Lace Gardens Chevron Lace Gardens
Pattern #W11. Graceful bands of lace motifs symbolic of water, rock, and flower designs. Knitted circularly with no seams to sew. More ...
Rose Trellis Rose Trellis
Pattern #W14. Knitted lace flower motifs nestled within diamond trellises, framed by eyelet rib bottom bands, saddle-shoulder sleeves and square neckline. Knitted circularly with only the underarm seams to sew. More ...
Beanstalk Beanstalk
Pattern #W7. Capricious leafy patterns cleverly arranged in a boatneck T-top. Knitted circularly with no seams to sew. More ...
Waves and Flowers Waves and Flowers
Pattern #W1. A pleasing composition of lace waves, flower motifs and staggered eyelets. More ...

The Casual Wear Collection of Knitted Sweater and Vest Patterns

Patterns for garments in updated classic styles for casual wear or anytime.

3-to-2 Any Gauge Sweater 3-to-2 Any Gauge Sweater
Pattern #W40. Use any yarn to make any size sweater. The 3-to-2 bias shaping in the body of this sweater gives you flattering design and drape. Sleeveless, short sleeve and long sleeve styles included in pattern instructions. More ...
Bold Diamonds Vest Bold Diamonds Vest
Pattern #W29. An easy bias stitch pattern is an integral design to the shape of this buttonless vest. Crop and hip length versions included in pattern. One-piece construction with no seams to sew. More ...
Chevrons and Ribs Vest Chevrons and Ribs Vest
Pattern #W5. Buttoned vest in bold textured chevron pattern and ribbed yoke. One-piece contruction with no seams to sew. More ...
Eyelet Ribbed Sweater Eyelet Ribbed Sweater
Pattern #W30. Dainty "cable" eyelet pattern arranged in columns alternating with single ribbing. Features straight body line, near elbow length sleeves, raglan-shaped yoke and scoop neckline. Knitted circularly for nearly seamless finishing. More ...
Hug-Me-Tight Fan Lace Jacket Wrap Hug-Me-Tight Fan Lace Jacket Wrap
Pattern #H16. This clever wrap begins simply as a large piece of circular knitting. The magic is in the unique way of binding off to create a semi-fitted short jacket with rounded hemline. More ...
Lace and Ribs Sweater Lace and Ribs Sweater
Pattern #W8. Trio of pattern stitches is arranged in V-formation with scoop neck and set-in short sleeves. More ...
Palette of Colors Shrug Palette of Colors Shrug
Pattern #H48. Create a masterpiece in color and texture to wrap your body in style and comfort. Palette of Colors Shrug features the interplay of tonal harmony across complex, yet easy to knit textural interlacements. More ...
Pianissimo Lace Blouse Pianissimo Lace Blouse
Pattern #W32. Softly with a whisper of lace, like fine classic music, this sweater is a masterpiece in concomitant simplicity and elegance. More ...
Pinstripe Melange Sweater Pinstripe Melange Sweater
Pattern #W2. Tab front long-sleeved sweater. Fun to knit with its a variety of texture stitch pinstripes of contrast yarn. One-piece contruction with no seams to sew. More ...
Put on the Glitz Shrug Put on the Glitz Shrug
Pattern #H60. This lusciously flowing shrug in delicate cabled lace speaks for itself. It is knitted cuff to cuff with no seams to sew. Our model is appropriately made in a soft metallic-enhanced yarn plied with tiny glass seed beads to really "put on the glitz". More ...
Ribbed Diamonds Man's Vest Ribbed Diamonds Man's Vest
Pattern #M04. Handsome V-neck pullover vest in a clean-cut textured pattern stitch of ribbed diamonds. Knitted circularly with no seams to sew. More ...
Shaped Tee with Collar Sweater Shaped Tee with Collar Sweater
Pattern #W28. Simple to knit T-top allows textured and designer yarns to "show their stuff". Straight body line in simple stockinette stitch with garter stitch bands. Enhancements to the basic T-top shape include an asymmetrical split collar and non-boxy short sleeves. Knitted circularly with no seams to sew. More ...
Sweatshirt Sweater Sweatshirt Sweater
Pattern #W37. Easy-knitting, easy-wearing sweatshirt style in both short and long sleeve versions. Worked top-down for easy measurements and fitting along the way. Knitted circularly with no seams to sew. More ...
Sweet Melody Vest Sweet Melody Vest
Pattern #W33. Like notes playing across the staffs of music, the subtle lace eyelets of Sweet Melody Vest drift in and out of a flattering cascade of textured wavy columns. More ...
Twist and Slant Sweater Twist and Slant Sweater
Pattern #W4. Easy to knit sleeveless sweater in twisted, slipped, and eyelet stitches; slimming vertical lines; tabbed sweetheart neckline. Knitted circularly with no seams to sew. More ...

Thank you for interest. I am here to serve you and help keep your knitting a pleasurable experience. If you have questions or need assistance with purchasing or knitting my HeartStrings patterns, let me know. Sincerely, Jackie E-S

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