12 Blue Mélange Pullover in "Flake" yarn with eyelet pattern, long sleeves and straight neckline

YARN

ADRIAFIL YARNS

MATERIALS

500 g. Flake yarn, colour No. 41. Knitting needles No. 8. Tapestry Needle with rounded tip.

PATTERN SIZE: 44

WORKABLE SIZES: (42-46)

PATTERN STITCHES

Elastic rib

Eyelet st.: work over 4 sts. + 4 border sts.

Row 1: 2 knitted sts. , * 1 yarn over, 4 purl 3 together in back loop *. Repeat from * to *, 2 knitted sts.

Row 2: 2 purled sts., * 1 knitted st., in the yarn over of the prev. rows. work 1 knitted st.., 1 purled st., 1 knitted st.. *. Repeat from * to *, 2 purled sts.

Row 3: work in knitted st.

Row 4: as described for row 1

Row 5:: as described for row 2

Row 6:: work in purled st.

Row 7: repeat from row 1

SAMPLE

10 x 10 cm. with knitting needles No. 8 in eyelet st.. = 13 sts. and 15 rows

WORKING INSTRUCTIONS

Back: Cast on 68 (64-72) sts. with knitting needles No. 8 and work 2 rows in elastic rib, equivalent to 0,5 cm. Cont. in eyelet st. until work measures 51 (49-53) cm. from the elastic rib, equivalent to 76 (74-80) rows. To shape the sleeve holes cross off at the sides 3 sts., then, every 2 rows, 2 sts., 1 st. Cont. in eyelet st.. working the first and last 2 border sts in knitted st. When work measures 21 (20-22) cm. from beg. of sleeve holes, equivalent to 32 (30-34) rows, work 2 rows in knitted st. , then, bind off in one time the remaining 56 (52-60) sts.

Front: work as described for back.

Sleeves: Cast on 34 (32-36) sts. with knitting needles No. 8 and work the border as described for the back. Cont. in eyelet st.. and inc. at the sides 1 st. every 6 rows 9 times working the first and last 2 border sts. in knitted st. When work measures 41 (39-43) cm. from the elastic rib, equivalent to 62 (58-64) rows, to shape the sleeve holes cross off at the sides 3 sts., then, every 2 rows, 2 sts., 1 st. , 3 sts. 4 times.; together with the last plait of 2 sts, work the row and the next row in knitted st. , then, cross off in one time the 16 (14-18) remaining sts.

MAKING UP AND FINISH

Sew the shoulders for 11 (10-12) cm. Sew in the sleeves. Sew the seams from the cuff to the side.