With right side facing, slip centre 15(17:17:19) sts onto a stitch holder, join on yarn to rem sts, patt to end.
Complete to match first side of neck, reversing all shapings.
front Work exactly as given for back.
sleeves With 3%mm (US 5) needles, cast on 29(33:37:41) sts.
Work 9(9:11:13) rows rib as given for back.
Inc row (wrong side) Rib 2, ml, [rib 2, ml] 13(15:17:19) times, rib 1. 43(49:55:61) sts.
Work straight in patt as given for back until sleeve measures 15(17:19:22)cm/
6(6%:71/£8%)in from cast-on edge, ending with a wrong side row.
Mark each end of last row with a coloured thread.
Work a further 6 rows.
neckband Join right shoulder seam.
With right side facing, 3%mm (US 5) needles, pick up and k10(10:11:11) sts down left side of front neck, k across 15(17:17:19) sts from front neck holder, pick up and k10(10:11:11) sts up right side of front neck, 9(9:10:10) sts down right back neck, k across 15(17:17:19) sts from back neck holder, pick up and k10(10:11:11) sts up left back neck. 69(73:77:81) sts.
Work 7(7:9:9) rows in rib as given for back.
to make up Join left shoulder and neckband seam. Sew sleeves into armholes, sewing the ends of the last 6 rows at top of sleeves above coloured thread markers to sts, cast off at under arm. Join side and sleeve seams.
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