SIZES: Small (Medium).
Finished Measurements: 35 (39)."
MATERIALS: Crystal Palace Mikado color no. 7301 amethyst mix 9 (10) balls. Crystal Palace Bamboo Needles size
8 & 9 or size to obtain correct gauge.
Crochet Hook size H/8.
GAUGE: 20 sts = 4" on larger needles
in St st. To save time, take time to check gauge.
Note: This pattern requires selvedge stitches for
easier sewing. K the first and last st of every right side row and p the first
and last st of every wrong side row. These stitches are included in the pattern
Horseshoe Stitch: Multiple of 10.
Row 1: (Right side) k1, *yo, k3, sl 1, k2 tog, psso, k3, yo, k1, repeat from *
across, end k1
Row 2 and all even rows: Purl.
Row 3: k1, *k1, yo, k2, sl 1, k2 tog, psso, k2, yo, k2, repeat from * across
row, end k1
Row 5: k1, *k2, yo, k1, sl1, k2 tog, psso, k1, yo, k3, repeat from * across row,
Row 7: k1, *k3, yo, sl 1, k2 tog, psso, yo, k4, end k1
Row 8: Purl.
Repeat eight rows for pattern.
BACK: With smaller needles, cast
on 92 (102) sts and work in k1, p1 ribbing for 2." Change to larger needles and
begin pattern st. Work even until piece measures approximately 18" and you have
completed row 8. Work k3, p3 rib and continue in rib for 4 (5)." Bind off in
FRONT: Work as for back until
piece measures 3 (4)" less than back. On next right side row work across
36 (38) sts. Join 2nd ball of yarn and bind off 20 (26) sts, complete row.
Working both sides at the same time with separate balls of yarn, at each neck
edge dec 1 st every row 10 times. Work even until piece measures same as back.
Bind off in rib.
SLEEVES: With smaller needles, cast on 82 sts. Work in k1, p1
ribbing for 1." Change to larger needles and p, inc 10 sts evenly across row.
Begin pattern st. Work even until piece measures approximately 9" and you have
completed row 8. Bind off.
FINISHING: Sew shoulders
together. With crochet hook do a row of single crochet around neck. Mark 9-1/2"
down from each shoulder seam. Sew in sleeves. Sew sleeve seams and side seams.
Pattern originally published 1987 by Crystal Palace Yarns for
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