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Bouclé sweater with pigtails
Yarn BERGAMO: 45% wool, 45% polyacrylic, 10% alpaca (run length approx. 100 m / 50 g)
Size: 36/38, 40-44 and 46/48. The figures for size 36/38 are in front of the bracket, for size 40-44 and size 46/48 in parenthesis, separated by slashes. If there is only one specification, this applies to all sizes.$config[ads_text] not found
Material: BERGarn BERGAMO, 550 (600/700) g in orange No. 11. Prym knitting needles No. 5-51/2 and No. 51/2-6 and a 40 cm long circular needles No. 5-51/2,
Rib pattern: Knit 2 sts, 2 sts in alternation.
Smooth left: Back left, back right M.
Basic pattern: M number divisible by 4.
1. R: * 1 M li, 2 sts, 1 ml, from * wdh.
2nd row: * 1 st, 1 YO, 2 sts, then slip the stocking over the 2 garter sts, repeat 1 st *
3rd and 4th R: The sts as they appear. Always repeat the 1st to 4th Rs
Braid: Knit over 10 sts or 15 sts.
1st row: 10 sts, while doing so, spread 5 times 1 st in cross-thread str = 15 sts.
2. R and all following returns: 15 sts.
3rd row: Work 5 sts in front of the work with an auxiliary, 5 sts, then the sts of the auxiliaries, 5 sts.
5th and 7th round: knit 15 times.
9th row: 5 sts, put 5 sts behind the needle with a needle, knit 5 sts, then knit sts.
11th and 13th round: knit 15 times. Repeat 3rd to 14th R after 1st and 2nd rounds.
Stitch sample: With needles No. 51/2-6 in the basic pattern: 14M and 20 R = 10 cm x 10 cm. The 15 M braids are about 7 inches wide.
Decreases: Work at the beginning of R, 1 st in stocking st and 1 st, then work 1 coat (1 st in front, 1 st in garter st, and draw off st from st); Work 5 sts in front of the R-end, then knit 2 sts, 1 st, 1 ml, edge st.
Back piece: Cast on 70 (78/86) sts with needles no. 5-51 / 2 and work 4 cm in cuff pattern, beginning from row 1 st, edge st, 1 st, 2 sts left, end st with 1 st. Then work with needles no. 51/2-6 in the basic pattern, on both sides additionally work 1 edge piece. When piece measures 47 (45/42) cm, cast off 4 sts for both armholes, then remove for raglan chaps in every 2 rows of R 24 (26/29) x 1 sts, then the remaining 14 (18/20) sts for Shut down the neckline.
Front: Start from the back, but knit as follows from rib with number 51/2-6: randm, 24 (28/32) M basic pattern, 5 sts in stocking st (= 6 sts in total), 10 or 15 sts pigtail, 5 sts in stocking st, 24 (28/32) sts in pattern, margins = 75 (83/91) sts. At 47 (45/42) cm cast off both sides for armholes 1x 4 sts, then for raglan chamfers in every 2nd R 20 (22/25) x 1 sts, then close the remaining 27 (31/33) sts for the neckline.
Left sleeve: Cast on 30 (30/38) sts with needles no. 5-51 / 2 and knit 4 cm in cuff, starting from the 1st row with edge st, 1 st, 2 sts left. Continue with needles no. 51/2-6 as follows: randm, 4 (4/8) M basic pattern, 5 sts in stocking st, 10 or 15 sts in braid, 5 sts in stocking st, 4 (4/8) sts in stock, Margins 35 = 35 (35/43) sts after the 1st row. For the bevels on each side, use 6 R 6 (2/4) x 1 st and every 4th R 11 (17/14) x 1 st each side Increase = 69 (73/79) M. At 47 cm height work the armholes and raglan bevels on the right edge as on the back, on the left edge as on the front. Cast off 3 times 3 sts and 1x 5 sts after the last front decrease at this edge in each 2nd row and work 3 times 2 sts in the first 6 rows.
Right sleeve: Knit the same way.
Completion: Stretch the parts and allow to dry under damp cloths. Close the raglan seams, then the sleeve and side seams. For the cut-out trim, use the circular needle to re-work the disused 14 (18/20) sts of the back piece, knitting the first and last 2 sts together (= 12 (16/18) sts); Take 12 sts each time from the sleeves, and then work in the sts on the front piece, knitting the first and last 2 sts together and knit 5 times 2 sts in the middle 15 sts (= 20 (24/26) sts) = 56 (64/68) M in total. Now work 3 rounds, then cast off M, knit.