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free knit jacket pattern



A Box style Jacket in TAOS
 - all the color comes from the striated colors  in the Taos yarn.

Shown in color #12 - 'Mesa'


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TAOS Box Jacket pattern   sw 148

Materials:
8 (10, 12) - 50 gr balls Crystal Palace
Taos color #12 "mesa"
Crystal Palace Bamboo or DAISY Needles US size 10 (6 mm)
7 buttons

Abbreviations:
BO-bind off; beg - begin(ning), CO-cast on; k-knit; p-purl; rep-repeat; RS-right side; St(s)-stitch (es);  WS- wrong side

Size
S/M, L, XL
Finished Chest Measurement = 42 (48, 54)
This jacket is meant to fit loosely.

Gauge:
17.5 sts and 26 rows = 4 in St st
For correct sizing, be sure to do a gauge swatch. The stitch gauge is more important than the row gauge if you cannot match both.

Back
CO 92 (108, 122) sts. K 12 rows.
Keeping first and last st of every row in St st as selvedge st, work Chart and rep across. Sizes S/M and XL begin with st 1; size L begin with st 8.
Work until piece measures 15 (15, 16) from beg. Place markers at each end to mark armhole.
Cont in pat as estab an additional 8 (9, 9)" for armhole.
BO 10 (12, 13) sts beg next 4 rows. BO 10 (12, 14) sts beg next 2 rows.
Place rem 32 (36, 40) sts on holder for back of neck.

Left Front
CO 47 (55, 62) sts. K 12 rows.
Keeping first and last of every row in St st as selvedge st, work Chart and rep across. Size S/M and XL begin with st 1; size L begin with st 8.
Work same as Back until armhole measures approx 5 (5, 6).
Shape Neck
WS: BO 7 (8, 10) sts, complete row.
At neck edge, dec 1 st every other row 10 (11, 12) times.
Work until piece measures same as Back.
BO 10 (12, 13) sts beg next 2 rows. BO 10 (12, 14) sts.

Right Front
CO 47 (55, 62) sts. K 12 rows.
Keeping first and last of every row in St st as selvedge st, work Chart and rep across.
Sizes S/M and XL begin with st 16; size L begin with st 1.
Work as for Left Front, reversing shaping.

Sleeves
CO 47 (55, 62) sts. K 12 rows.
Keeping first and last of every row in St st as selvedge st, work Chart and rep across. Size S/M and XL begin with st 1; size L begin with st 8.
Inc 1 st at each end every 6th (8th, 8th ) row 15 (13, 12) times, incorporating additional sts into pattern st.
Work even until piece measures 18 (18, 19) from beg or desired length.
BO.

Button Band
Seam shoulders.
With RS of Left Front facing, pick up 97 sts. K 12 rows. BO.

Buttonhole Band
With RS of Right Front facing, pick up 97 (101, 105) sts. K 12 rows. Make buttonholes (yo, k2tog) 5 sts from bottom, and 5 more spaced evenly apart on 6th row, with last buttonhole 8 sts from top.

Collar
With RS facing, beg at Right Front Button Band, pick up 31 (33, 35) sts, k 32 (36, 40) from back neck holder, pick up 31 (33, 35) sts along Left front neck. K 12 rows. Make buttonhole (yo, k2tog) 5 sts from end over Buttonhole Band on 6th row.

Finishing
Sew in sleeves between markers. Seam sides. Seam sleeves. Sew on buttons. Weave in ends on WS.

 

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copyright 2006 Crystal Palace Yarns/Straw Into Gold, Inc. - We are happy to share this free knitting pattern with knitters. The pattern may be used for non-commercial personal or knitting guild use. It is not to be used in any publication in print nor should it be reproduced in electronic/digital format or elsewhere on the Web without permission. Knitting shops carrying CP Yarns Taos are welcome to print and share this pattern with customers of our yarns.

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