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YARN

ADRIAFIL YARNS

MATERIALS

600 g. of Nuit yarn, colour No. 40. Knitting needles No. 41/2 and No. 5. Tapestry Needle with rounded tip.

PATTERN SIZE: 44

WORKABLE SIZES: (46)

PATTERN STITCHES

Rib stitch 2/2

Knitted stitch

SAMPLES

10 x 10 cm. with knitting needles No. 41/2 work in knitted st. = 14 sts. and 23 rows

10 x 10 cm. with knitting needles No. 41/2 in ribbed st. 2/2 = 21 sts. and 25 rows

WORKING INSTRUCTIONS

Back: Work starting from the left-hand side. Cast on 108 (112) sts. with knitting needles No. 5 and work 12 rows in ribbed st. 2/2, equivalent to cm. 5,5. Cont. with knitting needles No. 41/2 work in knitted st. dec. 8 (9) sts. spaced evenly in row 1. When work measures 92 (97) cm. from the cable, equivalent to 212 (224) rows, inc. 8 (9) sts. spaced evenly and cont. with knitting needles No. 5 in ribbed st. 2/2. When work measures 5,5 cm. from beg. of the border, equivalent to 12 rows, bind off all the sts..

Front: Work as described for back until work measures 38 (40) cm. from the cable, equivalent to 88 (92) rows. To shape the neckline bind off, on the right, every 2 rows, 3 (5) sts., 2 sts. 3 times, 1 st. 3 times; work 8 (14) rows in the same way, inc. on the same side 1 st. 3 times, 2 sts. 3 times, 5 sts. Cont. until work measures 92 (97) cm. from the cable, equivalent to 212 (224) rows, then complete as described for the back.

Sleeves: Cast on 38 (40) sts. with knitting needles No. 41/2, work in ribbed st. 2/2 increasing at the sides 1 st. every 8 rows 7 (8) times When work measures 26 (28) cm., equivalent to 64 (70) rows, bind off in one time the 52 (56) sts. worked.

MAKING UP AND FINISH

Sew a shoulder. With knitting needles No. 41/2 pick up 74 (84) sts around the neckline and work 32 rows in ribbed st. 2/2, equivalent to 12,5 cm; bind off the sts. Sew the other shoulder and the sides of the neck remembering cuff. Sew the sleeves for a length of 12,5 cm. on the front and for a length of 12,5 cm. on the back, sewing them under the side ribbing, and stopping the side cable with several stitches under the sleeves leaving the rest of the border unsewn. Sew the undersleeves.