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May vest and hat: Mosaic Swirls

This project and post is from Laurels. You can get the pdf pattern HERE. Read on for more!
Greetings Community Knitters,
I hope everyone is well and taking advantage of extra knitting time!
As you know, we usually begin a vest and hat combo in May for our summer project.  I volunteered to work up a pattern for this year’s project, and therefore offer the following “Mosaic Swirls Vest and Hat”.  Since we will not be able to meet in May, I have asked that the pattern be distributed electronically so that people can get started before they drift off into the haze of summer and forget. In a year when so many people have lost their jobs, there may be more children than ever in need of warm clothing for the coming winter. If anyone can make lemonade out of the stay/safer-at-home orders, it would be knitters!:  needles-a-flying, and warm garb accumulating!
The pattern incorporates some mosaic knitting, which creates color patterns using slip stitches. But the pattern is designed so that people w…