Baby Child Cardigan Vest Left Front

1 CO sts for your size and gauge according to Table 18.

Note: If you want to work an edging that requires a different number of sts than that specified for your size and gauge in Table 18, you can cast on I or 2 fewer sts and work the edging to one row before the end. Increase back to the stitch count specified in Table I8 on the last edging row.

2 Work edging to same length as back edging, then cont in St st until left front measures (7, 8, 9, 10) inches from CO edge, ending with a WS row.

3 Next row (RS)-Beg armhole shaping: BO beg this row the number of sts indicated for your size and gauge in Table 19.

5 Beg next row, dec 1 st beg every RS row the number of times indicated for your size and gauge in Table 20.

Table 18. Cast On for Baby/Child Cardigan Vest Front

Gauge

No. of Sts to CO

2 sts/in.

11 (12, 14, 15, 16) sts

3 sts/in.

16 (18, 21, 22, 24) sts

4 sts/in.

22 (24, 26, 30, 32) sts

5 sts/in.

27 (30, 35, 37, 40) sts

6 sts/in.

33 (36, 42, 45, 48) sts

Table 19. Baby/Child Cardigan Vest Front: Begin Armhole Shaping

Table 20. Baby/Child Cardigan Vest Front: Finish Armhole Shaping

Table 19. Baby/Child Cardigan Vest Front: Begin Armhole Shaping

Gauge

No. of Sts to BO Beg This Row

Gauge

No. of Times to Dec 1 St Beg Every RS Row

2 sts/in.

2 sts

2 sts/in.

2 (2, 3, 3, 2) times

3 sts/in.

3 sts

3 sts/in.

3 (4, 5, 4, 3) times

4 sts/in.

4 sts

4 sts/in.

4 (5, 6, 5, 4) times

5 sts/in.

5 sts

5 sts/in.

5 (6, 7, 6, 5) times

6 sts/in.

6 sts

6 sts/in.

6 (7, 9, 7, 6) times

6 AT THE SAME TIME, when armhole measures V2 (3/4, 1, 1, 1) inches, begin neck shaping: Dec 1 st by k2tog at end of every RS row until you have rem the number of sts indicated for your size and gauge in Table 21.

7 Work without further shaping until front measures same as back to beg shoulder shaping, ending with a WS row.

8 Next row (RS)-Beg shoulder shaping: BO beg this row the number of sts indicated for your size and gauge in the second column of Table 22. You should have rem the number of sts indicated for your size and gauge in the third column of Table 22.

0 Next row (RS): BO rem sts. ! Go to "Baby/Child Cardigan Vest: Right Front," below.

Table 21. Baby/Child Cardigan Vest Front: Shoulder Stitches ■ Table 22. Baby/Child Cardigan Vest Front: Remaining After Left Neck and Armhole Shaping_I_Begin Shoulder Shaping_

Gauge

No. of Sts After Shaping Left Neck

Gauge

No. of Sts to BO Beg Next RS Row

No. of Shoulder Sts After First BO

2 sts/in.

3 (4, 4, 5, 6) sts

2 sts/in.

2 (2, 2, 3, 3) sts

1 (2, 2, 2, 3) sts

3 sts/in.

4 (5, 5, 7, 9) sts

3 sts/in.

2 (3, 3, 4, 5) sts

2 (2, 2, 3, 4) sts

4 sts/in.

6 (6, 8, 10, 12) sts

4 sts/in.

3 (3, 4, 5, 6) sts

3 (3, 4, 5, 6) sts

5 sts/in.

7 (8, 10, 12, 15) sts

5 sts/in.

4 (4, 5, 6, 8) sts

3 (4, 5, 6, 7) sts

6 sts/in.

9 (9, 12, 15, 18) sts

6 sts/in.

5 (5, 6, 8, 9) sts

4 (4, 6, 7, 9) sts

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