Simple knitting … Misses vest with turned back collar and square armholes.
Designed to be knit with a reversible stitch pattern. Great for the g-carriage or tuck. (Shown in garter stitch)
The collar is knit in one piece, wraps around the back neck and there is no collar seaming.
The vest meets at the front, use buttons and buttonloops, decorative clasps … how about a separating zipper?