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BERROCO ULTRA ALPACA LIGHT
(50 grs), #4281 Redwood MixStraight knitting needles, size 7 (4.50 mm) OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE16’ Length circular knitting needle, size 5 (3.75 mm)St markers
20 sts = 4”; 28 rows = 4” in Pat St on larger needles after steaming and with sts dropped to form ladders24 sts = 4”; 30 rows = 4” in k2, p2 ribbing on smaller needleTO SAVE TIME, TAKE TIME TO CHECK GAUGE
(Multiple of 5 sts + 4)
Rows 1 and 3 (RS):
Rows 2 and 4:
Rows 5 and 7:
K5, * k2 tog, yo twice, SSK, k1, rep from * to last 4 sts, end k4.
Rows 6 and 8:
Purl, working through front loop of first yo and through back loop of second yo.Rep these 8 rows for Pat St.
When binding off sts, each time you come to a marked st, drop that st off needle, allowing it to unravel backdown to beg. Cast on 3 sts and bind these sts off. BODYWith straight needles, loosely cast on 68(76-84) sts.
Set-Up Row (WS):
P4, * yo, p4, rep from * across – 84(94-104) sts. Note: Mark each st formed by a yo.These sts will be unraveled during bind-off forming ladders shown in photo. Work even in Pat St until piecemeasures approximately 26(27-28)” from beg, end on WS with either Row 2 or Row 8 of Pat.
Left Armhole: Next Row (RS):
K26(32-36), mark for lower edge of armhole, bind off 38(42-48), allowingmarked sts to unravel as in note, k to end.
Purl, cast on 38(42-48) sts over sts bound off on previous row. Mark sts that will beunraveled. Work even in Pat St until piece measures approximately 14(16-18)” above cast-on sts of leftarmhole, end on either Row 2 or Row 8 of Pat.
Work same as left armhole. Work even until piece measures approximately 26(27-28) stsabove cast-on sts of right armhole, end on WS. Bind off as in note.
With RS facing, using circular needle, beg at marker for lower edge of armhole, pick up and k92(100-112)sts. Mark for beg of rnd and carry marker up. Work even in k2, p2 ribbing for 18”. Bind off in ribbing.