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Blue V Neck Jumper

Blue V Neck Jumper

KNITWARE SWEATER DESIGN

Flat (Bottom-Up) Regular length Straight Pullover with Ribbing
Set-in Classic shoulder with Full length Moderate Taper sleeves with Ribbing
V front neck and Shallow back neck with Single Band collar

Printed: 21/11/2009
Pattern File Name: Blue V Neck
Size: Standard Woman 36 for Me

Date started: Finished: *

YARN DESCRIPTION:
Bonnies Sable; Blue; *; *

GAUGE DATA:
Gauge (Stocking Stitch over 4 in = 10 cm): 32.5 sts by 44.5 rows.
Body knit by Knitmaster 700 using TD6
Ribbing knit by Knitmaster 700 using TD3

FINISHED DIMENSIONS: (ins): … with Moderate fit.
Chest: 38.4 Armhole: 16.2 Top Neck Opening: 6.5
Hem Width: 8.1 Front Neck Width: 1.0
Sleeve Top: 13.1 Front Neck Depth: 8.6
Hem Width: 38.4 Sleeve Bottom: 8.1 Back Neck Width: 5.5
Back Width: 14.1 Sleeve Length: 16.8 Back Neck Depth: 0.5
Body Length: 23.0 Hem Length: 2.0 Collar Length: 1.0
Hem Length: 2.5

Note: Read ALL these instructions thoroughly BEFORE starting to knit. There may be sections where there are two shapings to work at the same time (such as necklines or waist shaping). The pattern may call for more needles than you have on your machine.

NOTE: At most, 158 needles are required to make this garment.

BACK:
1. Cast on 158 sts in MY, using TD3 and closed edge method. Work in 1×1 rib for 32 rows. COR.
2. Change to TD6 and Stocking Stitch, RC000. Work 132 rows. COR.
3. Armhole shaping. Cast off 8 sts at beginning of next 2 rows. COR. Dec 1 st at each end of every alternate row for 26 rows. Total 160 rows with 116 sts remaining. Continue until 224 rows total, with 116 sts remaining.
4. Shape neck. COR. Thread center 44 sts to WY. 36 sts each side.
5. Right neck. LH needles in HP. Dec 1 st at neck edge every row 4 times, until 32 sts remain. At row 224, at the same time, start shoulder shaping.
6. Shoulder shaping. Cast off 10 sts at armhole edge, then cast off 11 sts at armhole edge twice. Total 229 or 230 rows.
7. Left neck. COL. Work as for right neck, reversing shapings.

FRONT:
1-2 Follow steps 1 and 2 as for back. COR.
3. Armhole. Dec for armhole at both ends, as for back. Continue until 134 rows total, with 140 sts remaining.
4. Divide for neck. Cast off center 8 sts. 66 sts each side. Place LH needles in HP, to work right neck. Continue armhole shaping until 28 rows worked from beginning of armhole. AT THE SAME TIME,
5. Shape neck. Dec 1 st at neck edge of next row, then every 4th row 19 times, then every 5th row twice, until 32 sts remain. Then work 3 row(s) even. Total 224 rows.
6. Shoulder shaping. Cast off as for back.
7. Left neck. COL. Work as for right neck, reversing shapings.

SLEEVES:
1. Cast on 68 sts in MY, using TD3 and closed edge method. Work in 1×1 rib for 26 rows. COR.
2. Change to TD6 and Stocking Stitch, RC000.
3. Inc 1 st at each end of every 7th row once, then every 8th row 19 times to 108 sts (159 rows total).
4. Work even to total 166 rows. COR.
5. Shape cap. Cast off 8 sts at beg of next two rows (92 sts rem). Dec 1 st at each end of every 2nd row 11 times, then dec 1 st at each end of every 3rd row 8 times, then dec 1 st at each end of every 2nd row 11 times. Total 236 rows. COR. Cast off remaining 32 sts loosely.

SHOULDER SEAMS:
1. Sew fronts to back along shoulder seams.

V FRONT NECK SINGLE BAND COLLAR:
— Worked in 2 pieces.
1. Bring out 101 needles to HP. With wrong side of work facing, rehang (starting at bottom of front neck) 73 sts from right front neck edge, 6 sts from right back neck edge and 22 sts from back neck holder to center. Hang weights. Push needles to FWP, latches open. Use TD3 with COR.
2. Work 14 rows. Convert to 1×1 rib. Cast off loosely.
3. Work the left side the same way as the right, picking up the back neck sts first.

FINISHING:
1. Sew sleeve top to armhole, easing to fit. Sew side and sleeve seams. Sew any remaining seams.
2. Darn/weave/sew in all loose ends.

NOTES:

Pattern designed by: DEMO DEFAULTS
with KNITWARE DESIGN (Demonstration Version 2.50.2) from Morningdew Consulting Services Ltd
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