Baby Alpaca by Plymouth Yarns, 1 Aoz/50g balls, each approx 125yd/112m (alpaca) 6 balls in #2050 red (A) for Child's style 11 (12) balls for Mom's style
Colorlash by Plymouth Yarns, 1 Aoz/50g balls, each approx 220yd/200m (polyester)
2 balls for Mom's style Needles
One pair each sizes 5 and 6 (3.75 and 4mm) needles or size to obtain gauge Size 5 (3.75mm) circular needle, 36"/92cm long aj(jieAiicct^ at tiu> cj^eM,
Next row (WS) Rib to last 2 sts, W&T. Next row (RS) Rib to last 4 sts, W&T. Next row (WS) Rib to last 4 sts, W&T.
Cont in this way to work 2 less sts every row 8 times more. Work 1 row even. Bind off in rib. With B and crochet hook, pull through ends of fringe at alternate intervals as in photo.
GIRL'S AND MOM'S SHAWL-COLLARED CARDIGANS
Cardigan is sized for Girl's 6 and Woman's Medium (Large). Numbers are separated by Girl's 6/Woman's M (L).
Chest/Bust 25"/42 (45)" Length 17"/24 (247.)" Upper arm 11"/15 (16)"
21 sts and 27 rows = 4" over St st using larger needles. FOR PROPER FIT, TAKE TIME TO CHECK YOUR GAUGE.
With smaller needles and 1 strand A and B held tog, cast on 66/112 (118) sts. Work in k2, p2 rib for 17/72/.". Change to larger needles and cont with A only in St st until piece measures 11 'A"/16/." from beg. Place markers each side of last row to mark for armholes. Work even until armhole measures 57;"/77. (8)" from armhole markers. SI sts to a holder.
With smaller needles and 1 strand A and B held tog, cast on 34/54 (58) sts. Work in k2, p2 rib for 17/72 /,". Change to larger needles and cont with A only, work in St st until same length as back to armhole. Mark at beg of RS row for armhole. Work even for 7//1" more. Shape neck
Next row (RS) Work to last 2 sts, k2tog. Rep dec for neck every other row 7/14 (15) times more, every 4th row 4 times-22/35 (38) sts. Work even until same length as back to shoulder. SI sts to a holder.
Work to correspond to left front, reversing shaping. Using 3-needle bind-off (see page 139), join 22/35 (38) shoulder sts tog.
Note Sleeves are worked by picking up sts between armhole markers and working down to cuffs. With larger needles and A, pick up and k 58/80 (84) sts between markers. Work in St st for 17/72 /.". Dec 1 st each side of next row then every 6th row 9/10 times more-38/58 (62) sts. Work even until sleeve measures 1072"/13 /." from pick-up line. Change to smaller needles and 1 strand A and B held tog. Next row (RS) With A and B, k2, *p2, k2; rep from ' to end. Cont in k2, p2 rib for 1"/2". Shape bell sleeve
Row 2 and all even rows K the knit and p the purl sts.
Row 7 K2, *p5, ml p, k2; rep from ' to end-74/114 (122) sts.
Rep rows 9 and 10 until length of entire cuff in A and B is 3"/5 /.". Bind off knitwise on RS.
FRONT BANDS AND COLLAR
With circular needles and 1 strand A and B held tog, pick up and k
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58/88 sts along right front to beg of neck shaping, pm, pick up and k 30/41 (44) sts to shoulder, k22/40 (42) sts from back neck holder, 30/41 (44) sts to beg of left front neck shaping, pm, pick up and k58/88 sts to lower edge-198/298 (306) sts. Next row (WS) P2, *k2, p2; rep from * to end. Work in k2, p2 rib for 17.71 /.-".
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