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Pattern 21

Size 21 Pattern



 

Needles:  #8, #10 Size:   21 Gauge:  3.5 sts = 1" 5.00 rws = 1" Estimated Ydg:  233
      
Back
With smaller needles, cast on 44 sts.
Work 1x1 rib for 8 rws [1.5"].

Rib-to-Body Inc Row
[Work 8, inc 1 in next st] 4x
work 8.

With larger needles, work in pat st until piece meas 7"[row 28].
Place underarm markers.

Continue in pat st until piece meas 11.5" from the start [row 50].
On next row, bind off center 14 sts, attach another ball of yarn and work across row.
On next row, dec 1 st at each neck edge.
Continue in pat st until piece meas 12" [row 52].

Bind off 16 sts across each shoulder.

Front
Work as for back, including all shaping,
and, at the same time
when piece meas 9.5" [row 40]

Begin Neck Shaping
On next row, work 19, attach another ball of yarn, bind off center 10 sts,
and work across row.  Working both sides at once, dec 1 st at each neck edge,
every other row 3x.

Continue in pat st until piece meas 12" [row 52].

Bind off 16 sts across each shoulder.

Work sleeves.

Sleeves
With smaller needles, cast on 20 sts.
Work 1x1 rib for 8 rws [1.5"].

Rib-to-Sleeve-lnc Row
[Work 6, inc 1 in next st] 2x work 6.

Sleeve Increases
With larger needles, work in pat st.
Inc 1 st on each side every 3 rws 4x.
Then every 4 rws 3x.

Continue in pat st until piece meas 7" [row 28].
Bind off 36 sts.

Finishing
Seam shoulders.
Sew in sleeves.
Seam sleeves.
Seam sides.

Standard Neck Finishing
With smaller size 16" circular needle, pick up 50 sts around neck edge.
Inc or dec as necessary on the first row to balance pattern.  Work in
desired ribbing for 1" or desired length.  Bind off loosely.
 


 

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