DIY: How To Make an OPEN BACK Sweater (with Feminine Bow Detail) (February 2019).
In addition to white and nude, aqua-tones are the latest collection by the Chinese-American designer Alexander Wang. He inspired our airy lime-green pullover with different sleeves.
AJOUR PULLOVER IN THE STYLE OF ALEXANDER WANG
Material: Online Wool "Line 163 Bingo" (100% Egyptian cotton, 125 m = 50 g), 450 (500) g in lime green Fb. 90, knitting needles No. 3, 5 and 4, 5-5.$config[ads_text] not found
Shade pattern : (Needles No. 3.5) Smooth right = Knit right sts and back sts left sts. Basic pattern: (needles Nos. 4.5-5) M-number divisible by 4 + 1 + edge-M. After the knitting work: Rand-M,
the M in front of the rapport, always repeat the rapport, end with the 4 sts after the repeat, Rand-M. In the back, knit all sts and envelopes left. The 1st-4th Repeat R always.
Mesh test: 20 M and 24 R = 10 x 10 cm.
Back piece: Cast on 99 (107) sts with needles no. 3.5 and knit the trim = 3 cm smooth right, 1 back right M (break edge), 3 cm smooth right. Continue working in the basic pattern with needles no. 4.5-5. After 60 cm basic pattern bind off the M loosely.
Front piece : Work like the back piece, but for the neckline after 56 cm basic pattern cast off the middle 21 sts and finish both sides separately. Cast off for rounding in every 2nd row 3 times 4 sts. After 60 cm basic pattern, bind off the 27 (31) shoulder sts.
Left sleeve: Cast on 91 (99) sts with needles nr. 3.5, 2 cm on the right = rolled edge, then knit in basic pattern with needles no. 4.5-5. For the upper sleeve slope cast off 14 cm pattern on both sides in every 2nd row 5 times 8 sts then cast off the remaining 11 (19) sts.
Right sleeve: Cast on 62 (68) sts with needles no. 3.5 and knit the trim = 3 cm smooth right, 1 back right M (break edge), 3 cm smooth right. In the last row, increase 29x (31x) after every 2nd st 1 st from the cross thread left sts = 91 (99) sts. Work straight up in needle pattern with needles no. 4, 5-5. For the upper sleeve slope cast off after 38 (36) cm pattern on both sides in each of 2 R 5x 8 sts, then cast off the remaining 11 (19) sts. For the upper panel from this edge approximate 113 (123) sts with needles no. 3.5 and knit 3 cm smooth right, 1 back right M (break edge), 3 cm smooth right. Half turn this upper panel to the left and sew it on.
Completion: Close the shoulder seams. Sew in the sleeves as indicated, then close the side and sleeve seams. Turn the hem to the left and sew on. Pick up 100 sts from the neckline - work 55 m at the front, knit at the back 45 sts - and 2 cm at the right side. Cast off loosely = rolled edge as for left sleeve.
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