Pullover with Lace Pattern
Yarn: 300 g (55% Cotton, 45% Acrylic, yardage = 160 m/50 g); one pair quick knit needles and one circular needle, both size 3 mm (US 2.5).
Reverse stocking stitch (Rev st st): Work RS rows P and WS rows K.
Lace Pattern 1:
Work according to chart 1. RS and WS rows are shown.
Lace Pattern 2:
Work according to chart 2. Only RS rows are shown.
On WS rows work all sts as they appear, purl yos.
Gauge: 22 sts and 23 rows = 10 x 10 cm.
Cast on 121 sts and work in Lace Pattern 1 from A to C.
Cont in Rev St st.
Side Slants: Dec 1 stitch on every 6th row 6 times beg from Row 45 at each end = 95 sts.
Armhole Shaping: When piece measures 47 cm from beg, bind off 3 sts once, 2 sts once and 1 st 4 times on every 2nd row at each end.
Neckline Shaping: After 65 cm from beg, bind off center 25 sts and complete both sides separately.
For rounding at inside edge bind off 2 sts 3 times and 2 sts once on every 2nd row.
Beg same as back.
When piece measures 36 cm from cast on, work selected part of Lace Pattern of chart 1 over 17 center sts.
Cont in Lace Pattern 2, then, beg with Row 9, work right and left side separately.
When piece measures 68 cm from beg, bind off rem 2 sts at each end.
Cast on 53 sts and work in Lace Pattern 1.
Cont in Rev St st.
Sleeve Slants: Inc 1 stitch on every 6th row 15 times beg from Row 25 at each end = 77 sts.
Cap Shaping: At each end, bind off 4 sts once, 2 sts twice, 1 st 12 times, 2 sts twice, 4 sts once and rem 21 sts once on every 2nd row.
Sew shoulder seams.
Sew side and sleeve seams. Set in sleeves.
Neck Band: Using circular needle, pick up 85 sts evenly around neck edge and work 4 rnds K, 1 rnd P, 5 rnds K.
Corner Shaping: Work 3 sts tog on 2nd and 4th rows, make 3 sts from 1 (K1, yo, K1) on 7th and 9th rows.
Fold neck band in half to WS and sew in place.