Yoke

Join the 4 short raglan seams.

With right side facing, 5mm(US 8) circular needle and M, k across 46(50:54) sts from top of left sleeve, pick up and k7(8:9) sts down left side of front neck, k across 30 sts from centre front, pick up and k7(8:9) sts up right side of front neck, k across 46(50:54) sts from top of right sleeve, pick up and k7(8:9) sts down right side of back neck, k across 30 sts from centre back, pick up and k7(8:9) sts up left side of back neck. 180(192:204) sts. Now work in pattern as follows:

1st round Work across 1st row of Chart 1 to end of round.

2nd round Work across 2nd row of Chart 1 to end of round.

3rd round Using Cream, k to end.

4th round Work across 1st row of Chart 2 to end of round.

5th to 16th rounds Work in patt from Chart 2.

17th round Using Cream, k to end.

18th round Using Cream, k2, * k2tog, k4; rep from * to last

19th round Work across 1st row of Chart 3 to end of round. 20th round Work across 2nd row of Chart 3 to end of round. 21st round Using Cream, k to end. 22nd round Using Cream, k to end.

23rd round Work across 1st row of Chart 4 to end of round. 24th and 25th rounds Work in patt from Chart 4. 26th round Using Cream, * k2, si 2tog, kl, p2sso; rep from * to end. 90(96:102) sts. Change to M.

26th round K to end, decreasing 2(0:2) sts. 88(96:100) sts. Change to 4mm(US 6) circular needle. Next round * K2, p2; rep from * to end. Rep the last round 13 times more.

Next row Slip first 33(36:37) sts onto needle, join in Khaki, rib 44(48:50), join in Fuchsia, rib 44(48:50), turn.

Work backwards and forwards in rows, twisting yarns at colour change to avoid holes.

Work 3 rows in rib with colours as set.

Cast off in rib.

Was this article helpful?

0 0

Post a comment