Pullover in Lace Diamond Pattern
Sizes: 12/14 (US 10/12)
Yarn: 315 g (100% Wool, 300 m/100 g); one pair quick knit needles size 4 mm (US 6) and crochet hook size 3 mm (US C).
Rib Pattern: alt K1, P1.
Work according to chart. Only RS rows are shown.
On WS rows, work all sts and yos P.
Gauge: 20 sts and 29 rows = 10 x 10 cm.
Cast on 92 sts and work 12 Rows in Rib Patt, inc 7 sts evenly across last row = 99 sts.
Then work as foll: selv st, K1, * 12 sts in Diamond Pattern, rep from * 7 times, selv st.
Armhole Shaping: On Row 98 from Rib Patt, bind off 4 sts at each end, then 3 sts once, 2 sts once and 1 stitch twice on every 2nd row = 77 sts.
On Row 56 from armhole beg, bind off all sts.
Work like back, but with neckline.
On Row 44 from armhole beg, bind off center 25 sts and, on either side of them, bind off 3 sts once, 2 sts twice and 1 st once on every 2nd row.
On Row 56 from armhole beg, bind off rem 18 sts each side for shoulders.
Cast on 42 sts and work 12 Rows in Rib Patt, inc 3 sts evenly across last row = 45 sts.
Then work as foll: selv st, K1, 1 yo, K2tog, K4, * 12 sts in Diamond Pattern, rep from * 3 times, selv st.
Sleeve Shaping: On Row 7 from Rib Patt, inc 1 stitch at each end, then 1 stitch 9 times every 8th row, 1 stitch 3 times every 6th row = 71 sts.
Work inc sts into Diamond Pattern.
Cap Shaping: On Row 108 from Rib Patt, bind off 3 sts at each end, then 3 sts once, 2 sts 3 times, 1 st 12 times, 3 sts 3 times on every 2nd row.
On Row 40 from cap beg, bind off rem 5 sts.
Close shoulder seams.
Sew side and sleeve seams. Set in sleeves.
With crochet hook, work 1 row crab st (= sc from left to right) evenly around neck edge.
Join row with sl st to first st.