Pullover in Lace Pattern
Yarn: 250 g (100% Alpaca, yardage = 175 m/50 g); 1 pair of knit needle size 2.5 mm (US 1.5), crochet hook size 2.5 mm (US B/C), 3 buttons.
Stockinette stitch (St st): Work RS rows K and WS rows P.
Work according to chart 1. Only RS rows are shown.
On WS rows, work all sts and yos P.
Repeat Rows 1-78 throughout.
Work according to chart 2. Only RS rows are shown.
On WS rows work all sts as they appear, purl yos.
Repeat Rows 1-26 once.
Cast on 149 sts and cont as foll: selv st, K1 + 144 sts in Lace Pattern (= patt rep over 12 sts 12 times), K2, selv st.
After 42 cm bind off sts.
Front: Work same as back.
Cast on 86 sts and work 26 rows in Band Pattern (selv st + 84 sts (= patt rep over 28 sts 3 times) + selv st), then bind off sts.
Sew shoulder seams.
Sew side and sleeve seams. Set in sleeves.
For lace band, cast on 338 sts and work 26 rows in Band Pattern (selv st + 336 sts (= patt rep over 28 sts 12 times) + selv st), then bind off sts.
Pick up sts around neck edge alt 1 st + 1 yo and work 25 rows in St st. Bind off sts.
Sew lace band to lower edge of body. Start at front center.
Crochet 1 rnd of rev dc (= sc worked from left to right) around all edges.
Sew buttons onto short edges of lace band.