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Our classic BERTIE cable vest tank top in women's sizing, with a traditional cable pattern. This is a vintage, fitted, slightly cropped, scoop necked style vest, with the back rib section elongated, with side splits. This vest is worked in the round, from the bottom up, and can be made in 6 sizes. If preferred, the body can be made longer to a standard length, with pattern indications of how to do this.


The cable panel is a replication of our popular Bertie cable panel in our children’s patterns, with an added cable panel down each side.


You'll receive complete directions explained step by step to create this round neck tank top in several sizes. Completely designed, drafted and tested by us in Gloucestershire, UK.


Instant digital download PDF. Pattern available in English only.




SIZES:To fit chest 75-80 (81-88, 89-96, 98-106, 108-116, 118-128, 130-142, 142-154) cm - approx UK 6 to 32


Circular needles 5mm & 5.5mm

Cable needle



Aran Yarn



Aran Yarn: 50g 6 (6, 7, 7, 8, 9, 10, 10) balls (75 metres a ball) e.g., Drops Nepal (allow for more if you do not wish to keep the length cropped as designed)


We hope you find the instructions easy to follow, but please message us with any questions.


Digital files are non-refundable.


Please note - you have 30 days to download your file before the link no longer works in your purchase email. If you find you can't download your file after purchase, please send us a message and we will always happily re-send the download link.

Women's Bertie Cable Vest PDF Knitting Pattern

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