• 09 • Orange mélange Girl's coat with hood in "Globe" yarn with plaits, zigzag and moss stitch.

YARN

ADRIAFIL YARNS

MATERIALS

450 g. Globe No. 52. Knitting needles No. 41/2 and No. 5. Spare needle No. 5. 6 buttons. Tapestry Needle with rounded tip.

AGE: 5/6

PATTERN STITCHES

Garter st.

Zigzag stitch A: work over 11 st.

Row 1: 6 knitted st., cross 2 sts. rightwise (= work the 2nd knitted st. passing the right hand needle in front of the 1st stitch and, without slipping the stitches from the needle, pass in knitted st. the 1st stitch) twice., 1 knitted st..

Row 2: 2 purled sts. , cross 2 purled sts. rightwise (= work the 2n. st in purled st. passing the right hand needle in front of the 1st stitch and, without slipping the stitches from the needle, purl the 1st stitch.) twice., 5 purled sts.

Row 3: 4 knitted sts., cross 2 knitted sts. rightwise twice., 3 knitted st.

Row 4: 4 purled sts. , cross 2 purled sts. rightwise twice., 3 purled sts.

Row 5: 2 knitted st., cross 2 knitted sts. rightwise twice., 5 knitted st.

Row 6: 6 purled sts. , cross 2 purled sts. rightwise twice, 1 purled st.

Row 7: 1 knitted st.., 2 crossed knitted sts. leftwise. (= work the 2nd knitted stitch passing the right hand needle behind the 1st stitch. and, without slipping the stitches from the needle, work in knitted st. the 1st stitch.) twice., 6 knitted sts.

Row 8: 5 purled sts. , 2 crossed purled sts. leftwise. (= purl the 2nd st. passing the right hand needle behind the 1st stitch and, without slipping the stitches from the needle, purl the 1st stitch.) twice, 2 purled sts.

Row 9: 3 knitted sts., 2 crossed knitted sts. leftwise, twice., 4 knitted sts.

Row 10: 3 purled sts. , 2 crossed purled sts. leftwise twice., 4 purled sts.

Row 11: 5 knitted st., 2 crossed knitted sts. leftwise twice., 2 knitted st.

Row 12: 1 purled st. , 2 cross purled sts. leftwise twice., 6 purled sts.

Row 13: pick up from Row 1

Zigzag stitch B: work over 11 sts.

Row 1: 1 knitted st., 2 crossed knitted sts. leftwise twice., 6 knitted sts.

Row 2: 5 purled sts. , 2 crossed purled sts. leftwise twice., 2 purled sts.

Row 3: 3 knitted sts., 2 crossed knitted sts. leftwise twice., 4 knitted st.

Row 4: 3 purled sts. , 2 cross purled sts. leftwise twice., 4 purled sts.

Row 5: 5 knitted sts., 2 crossed knitted sts. leftwise twice., 2 knitted st.

Row 6: 1 purled st. , 2 cross purled sts. leftwise twice., 6 purled sts.

Row 7: 6 knitted sts., cross 2 sts. rightwise twice., 1 knitted st..

Row 8: 2 purled sts. , cross 2 purled sts. rightwise twice., 5 purled sts.

Row 9: 4 knitted sts., cross 2 sts. rightwise twice., 3 knitted st.

Row 10: 4 purled sts. , cross 2 purled sts. rightwise twice., 3 purled sts.

Row 11: 2 knitted st., cross 2 sts. rightwise twice., 5 knitted st.

Row \2: 6 purled sts. , cross 2 purled sts. rightwise twice., 1 purled st.

Row 13: pick up from Row 1

Moss stitch

Plait: work over 10 sts

Row 1: 2 purled sts. , cross 6 sts. leftwise (= stand off 3 sts. on the spare needle behind the work, 3 knitted sts., pick up sts. and work in knitted st.), 2 purled sts.

Row 2 and all succ. even rows: work the sts. as they are.

Row 3 and Row 5: 2 purled sts. , 6 knitted sts., 2 purled sts.

Row 7: pick up from Row 1

Knitted stitch

Purled stitch

SAMPLE

10 x 10 cm. with knitting needles No. 5 and with different stitches = 19 sts. and 21 rows

WORKING INSTRUCTIONS

Back: Cast on 66 sts. with knitting needles No. 41/2 and work 12 rows in garter st., equivalent to 4 cm. Cont. with knitting needles No. 5, work 11 evenly spaced increases and work as follows: 1 knitted st. , 11 sts. in zigzag stitch A, 8 sts. in Moss stitch, 1 knitted st. , 10 sts. for the plait, 15 knitted sts. , 10 sts. for the plait, 1 knitted st. , 8 moss sts, 11 sts. in zigzag stitch B, 1 knitted st. When work measures 44 cm. from the cable, equivalent to 92 rows, bind off all the sts. in one time.

Right-hand front: Cast on 37 sts. with knitting needles No. 41/2 and work the cable like the back. Cont. with knitting needles No. 5, work 6 evenly spaced increases and work: 4 garter sts. (for the buttoning cable), 8 knitted sts. , 10 sts. for the plait, 1 knitted st. , 8 moss sts, 11 zigzag stitch B, 1 knitted st. At the same time work 6 buttonholes of 1 st. in the interior of the first 2 sts of the button border, spaced at approx. 7,5 cm. . When work measures 36 cm. from the cable, equivalent to 76 rows, from the neckline bind off on the right 6 sts., then, every 2 rows, 3 sts., 2 sts. 3 times, 1 st. 3 times When work measures 8 cm. from beg. from the neckline, equivalent to 16 rows, bind off the remaining 25 sts for the shoulder.

Left front: Work to match the right-hand front, but working in zigzag stitch A instead of B.

Sleeves: Cast on 40 sts. with knitting needles No. 41/2 and work the cable like the back. Cont. with knitting needles No. 5 and work as follows: 14 knitted sts. , 2 purled sts., 8 moss sts, 2 purled sts., 14 knitted sts. At the sides inc. 1 st. every 8 rows 6 times and work the new stitches in knitted st. When work measures 23 cm. from the cable, equivalent to 48 rows, to shape the sleeve holes bind off at the sides 6 sts. every 2 rows 3 times, then, bind off in one time the remaining 16 sts.

MAKING UP AND FINISH

Sew the shoulders for a length of 13 cm. With knitting needles No. 5 pick up 28 sts. along the neckline of the right-hand front (including the side of the buttoning cable), 24 sts. at the centre of the back (= back neckline), 28 sts. along the neckline of the left-hand front (including the side of the buttoning cable) and, to shape the hood, work the stitches as follows: 4 garter sts., 1 knitted st. , 32 moss sts, 1 knitted st. , 4 garter sts., 1 knitted st. , 32 moss sts, 1 knitted st. , 4 garter sts. Cont. working in this way increasing 1 st. every 10 rows 4 times at the sides of the 6 centre sts. When work measures 22 cm., equivalent to 46 rows, dec., again at the sides of the 6 centre sts., 1 st. every 2 rows 3 times. Cont. only on the 6 centre sts. work again in the stitch which has (= 1 knitted st.. , 4 garter sts., 1 knitted st. ) and, at the same time, pick up 2 side sts. every 2 rows as follows: on the right, knit 3 together in back loop 3 times (= work the 2 sts. before the 6 centre sts. with the 1st of the centre sts.), on the left slip 1, knit 2 together, pass slipped stitch over (= pass the last of the 6 centre sts., work the next 2 sts, knit 3 together in back loop, then, pass over the stitch slipped on the st. obtained); turn work and work in the 6 sts. as before. Cont. until you have picked up all the stitches, then bind off the remaining 6 sts. Sew in the sleeves. Sew the sides and the undersleeves. Sew the buttons on the left hand front, in front of the buttonholes.