DROPS SYMPHONY UNI COLOUR (50g)
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GARTER ST (back and forth on needle):
K sts on all rows.
See diagram A.1. Diagram shows all rows in pattern seen from RS.
Worked back and forth on circular needle.
Cast on 116-132-144-160-184-196 sts on circular needle size 6 mm / US 10 with Symphony.
P 1 row from WS, then work as follows - from RS: 1 edge st in GARTER ST - see explanation above, K 2, * P 2, K 2 *, repeat from *-* and finish with 1 edge st in garter st.
Work rib like this for 8 cm / 3''.
Switch to circular needle size 7 mm / US 10.75.
K 1 row from RS while at the same time dec 10-14-14-18-18-18 sts evenly = 106-118-130-142-166-178 sts.
P 1 row from WS, work next row as follows - from RS: 1 edge st in garter st, K 1, diagram A.1 over the next 102-114-126-138-162-174 sts, and 1 edge st in garter st.
Continue to work like this until piece measures 48-49-50-51-52-53 cm / 19''-19¼''-19¾''-20''-20½''-21''.
Now work as follows - from RS: Work 20-23-26-29-35-38 sts as before, bind off the next 6 sts, work 54-60-66-72-84-90 sts as before, bind off the next 6 sts, work 20-23-26-29-35-38 sts as before. Finish each part separately.
= 54-60-66-72-84-90 sts. Continue diagram A.1 as before, AT THE SAME TIME bind off for armholes at beg of every row in each side as follows – the sts the do not fit one whole or one half repetition of diagram A.1 are worked in stockinette st: 2 sts 1-2-2-3-4-5 times and 1 st 0-1-1-2-3-4 times = 50-50-56-56-62-62 sts.
Continue diagram A.1 with 1 st in stockinette st in each side until piece measures 66-68-70-72-74-76 cm / 26''-26¾''-27½''-28 3/8''-29 1/8''-30'', now bind off the middle 16 sts for neck = 17-17-20-20-23-23 sts remain on each shoulder.
Work until piece measures 68-70-72-74-76-78 cm / 26¾''-27½''-28 3/8''-29 1/8''-30''-30¾'', bind off.
RIGHT FRONT PIECE:
= 20-23-26-29-35-38 sts. Continue pattern as before.
Bind off for armhole as on back piece – the sts that do not fit one whole or one half repetition of diagram A.1 are worked in stockinette st = 18-18-21-21-24-24 sts remain on the shoulder.
Continue pattern until piece measures 68-70-72-74-76-78 cm / 26¾''-27½''-28 3/8''-29 1/8''-30''-30¾'', bind off.
LEFT FRONT PIECE:
Work as right front piece but reversed.
Worked in the round on double pointed needles.
Cast on 40-40-40-40-44-44 sts on double pointed needles size 6 mm / US 10 with Symphony.
Work rib until piece measures 8 cm / 3 1/8''.
K 1 row while AT THE SAME TIME dec 4 sts evenly = 36-36-36-36-40-40 sts.
Insert 1 marker at the beg of round. Work according to diagram A.1, AT THE SAME TIME when piece measures 10 cm / 4'', inc 1 st on each side of marker, repeat inc every 5½-4-3½-3-2½-2 cm / 2 1/4"-1½"-1 1/4"-1 1/8"-7/8"-3/4" 6-8-9-11-11-13 more times = 50-54-56-60-64-68 sts - work the inc sts in diagram A.1.
When piece measures 47-47-46-45-43-42 cm / 18½"-18½"-18"-17 3/4"-17"-16½" (shorter measurements in the larger sizes because of longer sleeve cap and wider shoulders), bind off 6 sts mid under sleeve (3 sts on each side of marker), piece is worked back and forth.
Bind off for sleeve cap at beg of every row in each side as follows: 2 sts 2 times, 1 st 1 time, 2 sts until piece measures 55-56-55-56-54-55 cm / 21½"-22"-21½"-22"-21 1/4"-21½", then bind off 3 sts in each side. Bind off the remaining sts, piece measures approx. 56-57-56-57-55-56 cm / 22"-22½"-22"-22½"-21½"-22".
Knit another sleeve.
Sew shoulder seams and sew in sleeves.
Pick up 252-260-264-272-276-284 sts on circular needle size 6 mm / US 10, up along right front piece, in the back of neck and down along left front piece. K 1 row.
Then work as follows from RS: 3 sts in garter st, K 2 *, P 2, K 2 *, repeat from *-* and finish with 3 sts in garter st. Insert 2 markers in the piece at each shoulder.
When piece measures 8 cm / 3'', inc 1 st in every P-section between markers seen from RS, and continue with P 3, K 2 over these sts.
Bind off when band measures 12 cm / 4¾''.
Cast on 8 sts on needle size 7 mm / US 10.75 with Symphony. Work in garter st back and forth until piece measures approx. 150-200 cm / 60"-80". Bind off.
K from RS, P from WS
2 YO between 2 sts, on next row, work only one YO, slip the other YO off the needle
slip 1 st as if to K, K 2 tog, psso
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