I'm making a cute Cabled Vest and just finished the back and about to start (for the 50th time) the left front. I'll put the first row below. My struggle is with the instructions, the last sentence, my placket is not shaping up to look like the photo. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
(RS) K1, (p2, ssk, yo) 2 times for Lace Pattern st, p1, k8, for Left Cable Panel, p1, (ssk, yo, p2) 4 times for Lace Pattern st, k2, p2, k2 for k2, p2 rib placket. (This last sentence is where I'm struggling).