Pullover in Lace Pattern
3 hanks of yarn (100% Mercerized Cotton, 500 m per hank); 1 pair quick knit needles size 3 mm (US 2.5) and 1 tapestry needle.
Rib Pattern: K1, P1 Rib.
Stockinette stitch (St st): K on RS rows, P on WS rows.
Fancy Pattern: Multiple of 12 + 3 selv sts.
Work according to chart. Only RS rows are shown.
On WS rows, work all sts and yos P.
over St st: 21 sts and 33 rows = 10 x 10 cm.
Cast on 130 sts and work 5 cm in Rib Patt. Dec 43 sts evenly across last row = 87 sts.
Cont in Fancy Pattern. At each end, bind off 1 st 5 times on every 14th row.
After 31 cm from beg, inc 1 st twice each side every 18th row.
Armhole Shaping: When piece measures 49 cm from cast on, at each end bind off 4 sts once, 3 sts once and 2 sts once on every 2nd row.
When work measures 20 cm from armhole beg, bind off all sts.
Work like back, but with deeper neckline.
To do that, after 8 cm from armhole beg, bind off center 9 sts and complete both sides separately.
For rounding at neckline edge bind off 6 sts twice on every 2nd row.
When work measures 20 cm from beg armhole, bind off sts.
Cast on 51 sts and work 5 cm in Rib Patt.
Continue in Fancy Patt.
Sleeve Slant: Inc 1 st 7 times on every 8th row each side.
Cap Shaping: After 48 cm from beg, at each end, bind off 4 sts once, 3 sts once and 2 sts once on every 2nd row, then 1 stitch every 4th row 6 times, and then 5 sts every 2nd row twice.
Then bind off all rem sts.
Sew one shoulder seam and side seams.
Pick up 110 sts evenly along neckline and work in Rib Patt.
When band measures 4 cm from beg, bind off all sts.
Sew second shoulder seam including neckband.
Sew sleeve seams and set in sleeves.