The sun is warming, but the air is still fresh? Then this sweater is the perfect companion for spring. The focal point is the decorative braid drop stitch pattern. You need a bit of practice for that. Lana Grossa’s matte tubular yarn creates a beautiful linen look in trendy pastel tones. Small knots in the yarn provide additional exciting details.
Sweater in braid drop stitch pattern
Size 36/38 (40/42). The figures for size 40/42 are in brackets. If there is only one indication, it is valid for both sizes.
Lana Grossa quality “Bottone” (94% cotton, 6% polyamide, LL = approx. 120 m / 50 g): approx. 500 g (550 g) Delicate green (Fb. 5); Knitting needles No. 5 and 5,5, 1 circular needles No. 5, 60 cm long. Knötchenrand: The 1st M each R as rechtsstr. dep. The last M each R re str. Note: All parts with knot edge work!
back-to-back, back-to-back sts. In Rd only re M str.Zopf-Fallmaschenmuster: After the knitting str. The numbers on the outside indicate the outward R, the outside on the back R. Start in the width with the sts in front of the first arrow and continue with sts = 12 sts between the arrows. Finish with the sts after the 2nd arrow. For the sake of clarity, 2 MS are given. At the height the 1st – 8th RX str., Then this 8 R continuous. Mesh Samples: 19.5 M and 27.5 R plain with Nd. No. 5.5 = 10 x 10 cm; 21 M and 17 R braid drop stitch pattern with Nd. No. 5 = 10 x 10 cm.
93 (103) M with Nd. Cast on no.5,5. First, 1 reverse R st M str. Then continue smoothly. After 16 cm = 45 R from the stop in the last reverse R evenly distributed 7 (9) M crossed out of the transverse thread. = 100 (112) M. Subsequently with Nd. No. 5 in the braid drop stitch pattern in the given division weiterarb. After 26 cm = 44 R from the beginning of the braid drop stitch pattern the yoke with Nd. No. 5.5 only to the end Divide 7 (9) M evenly in 3rd pass R. = 93 (103) sts. After 4 cm = 12 rows from beg of receipt both. for the armholes cast off 4 sts, then cast off 2 sts and 1 st 1 time in every other row. = 75 (85) M. Now straight again. In 17 (18) cm = 48 (50) R armhole height beids. for the shoulder bevels, cast off 5 (4) sts, then cast off 3 (5) sts in each 2nd row. In the following R the restl.
Like the back, but with a round neckline. Already in 14 (15) cm = 40 (42) R Armausschnitthöhe the median. Cast off 17 sts. and both sides separated weiterstr. At the inner edge for the further rounding in each 2nd row cast off once again 1x 5 sts, 1x 4 sts, 2x 2 sts each and 2x 1 st each time. Slant the shoulder at the outer edge at the same height as at the back. Thus the M of one side are used up. Finish the other side the same way.
59 M with Nd. Cast on no.5,5. First, 1 reverse R st M str. Then continue smoothly. After 19 cm = 53 R from stop in the last reverse R evenly distributed 5 sts crossed out of the transverse thread. = 64 M. Then with Nd. No. 5 in the braid drop stitch pattern in the given division weiterarb. After 26 cm = 44 R from the beginning of the braid drop stitch pattern on the sleeve with Nd. No. 5.5 only to the end In the 1st smooth-re-R evenly distributed 0 (4) M crossed from the transverse thread zun. = 64 (68) sts. After 4 cm = 12 sts cast off at the end of the braid drop stitch pattern for the sleeve ball 3 sts, then in each 2. R 1 time 2 sts, 16 times 1 st and 1 time 3 sts. In the following row, cast off the remaining 16 (20) sts.
Tighten, moisten and let parts dry. Close seams. With the round. Pick up No. 5 from the neckline edge 111M. For the roller blind, cut it straight into the round st. In 1 cm = 3 Rd panel height, loosen the M loosely. Insert sleeves.