Finish All Sweaters

O Weave in rem loose ends.

0 Before sewing side and sleeve seams, lightly steam shoulder and armhole seams to neaten, if yarn's care instructions allow.

0 Sew side and sleeve seams. (For information on seams, see pages 163 and 253-256.)

O Lightly steam seams to neaten, taking care not to mash or stretch out ribbings.

0 For cardigan, sew buttons opposite buttonholes. Reinforce buttonholes, if necessary. (See page 261 for instructions.)

This women's coat uses the master pattern as a starting point and then takes off in a different direction. The body has been lengthened and the sleeves made roomier. A raglan armhole and raglan sleeve shaping have been substituted for the other styles.

Specifications

SIZES

Finished chest measurements when buttoned: 44 (48, 52) inches

MATERIALS

11 (12, 13) hanks Plymouth Yarn Baby Alpaca Grande (Color #2569, 100% baby alpaca, 110 yd./100g hank, 3.5 sts per inch)

1 pair size 10 (6mm) straight needles, or size needed to obtain gauge

Size 9 circular needle to work collar Size F crochet hook Tapestry needle

2 stitch holders Row counter 5 buttons

GAUGE

14 stitches and 18 rows to 4 inches over stockinette stitch on size 10 needles CONTINUED ON NEXT PAGE

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