Sweater in Textured Pattern
Yarn: 300 g (40% Mohair, 60% Acrylic, yardage = 550 m/100 g); one pair knit needles size 3 mm (US 2.5); cable needle; crochet hook size 2.5 mm (US B).
Rib Pattern: *K3, P3, rep from * throughout.
Work according to chart. Only RS rows are shown.
On WS rows, work all sts as they appear.
Rep patt throughout, end with sts after patt.
Work rows 1-34 once, then repeat rows 11-34 throughout.
in Textured Pattern: 20 sts and 24 rows = 10 x 10 cm.
Cast on 96 sts and work 38 rows in Rib Patt, inc 9 sts evenly across last WS row = 105 sts.
Work 60 rows in Textured Pattern.
Armhole Shaping: On Row 61 from rib, bind off 5 sts at each end, then 2 sts once and 1 stitch once on every 2nd row = 89 sts.
On Row 113 from rib, bind off all sts.
Work like back, but with neckline.
Neckline Shaping: On Row 85 from rib, bind off center 39 sts, then on both sides of them, bind off 2 sts twice and 1 stitch once on every 2nd row.
On Row 113 from rib, bind off rem 20 sts for shoulders.
Cast on 51 sts and work 37 rows in Rib Patt, inc 6 sts evenly across last WS row = 57 sts.
Work 70 rows in Textured Pattern.
Sleeve Slant: On Row 7 from rib, inc 1 stitch at each end, then 1 st 9 times on every 6th row = 77 sts.
Cap Shaping: On Row 109 from rib, bind off 5 sts at each end, then 2 sts once, 1 st 15 times and 3 sts 3 times = 15 sts.
On the next row, knit 3 sts together.
On Row 150 from rib, bind off rem 5 sts.
Sew shoulder seams.
Sew side and sleeve seams. Set in sleeves.
Cast on 60 sts and work 60 rows in Rib Pattern. Then bind off sts.
Sew collar to neckline edge with seam on the left.