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Rowan Jacket USA

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Requirements
Size 5 needles
1.75ozs white light worsted (main)
0.7ozs lilac light worsted (contrast 1)
0.7ozs pink light worsted (contrast 2)
3 medium buttons


Tension
light worsted 5, 12 stitches x 15 rows stocking stitch = 2"(5cm)

HINT
To save sewing in all the ends, I twist then round the first row of each colour as I am knitting for the first few stitches


Abbreviations
k knit, p purl, st stitch, st st stocking stitch, g st garter stitch, alt alternate, beg beginning, inc increase, dec decrease, rep repeat, tog together, sl slip, sl1 slip one, psso pass slip stitch over, pat pattern, yon yarn over needle, m1 make one
er, pat pattern, yon yarn over needle, m1 make one

Using 5 needles cast on 171sts using contrast 1
Row 1: k1, sl1, k1, psso, * k5, yon, k1, yon, k5, sl1, k2tog, psso, rep from * to last 14sts, k5, yon, k1, yon, k5, k2tog, k1
Row 2: knit
Rep 1st and 2nd rows in contrast 1
Then change colours as follows repeating 1st and 2nd rows
*Contrast 2, pattern 4 rows
Main 8 rows
Contrast 2, pattern 4 rows
Contrast 1, pattern 4 rows
Rep from * twice
Change to main colour
Dec row: (k2tog) 3 times, * k1, (k2tog) twice, k2, (k2tog) twice, rep from * to end (108sts)
Divide for armholes
P21 for left front, cast off 12sts, p42 (includes the stitch already on needle) for back, cast off 12sts, purl to end
Right Front
Row 1: knit
Row 2: purl to end
Rep the last 2 rows until armhole measures 5.5cm/ 2 inches ending after a purl row
Shape neck
Next row: cast off 4sts, knit to end (17sts)
Continue in st st, dec 1 st at neck edge on every row until 11sts remain
Continue without anymore dec until armhole measures 8.75 cm/3 ins, cast off
Back
With right side facing, rejoin yarn to centre 42sts
Starting on a knit row continue in st st until back measures same as left front 8.75 cm/3 ins ending on a purl row,
Shape shoulders
Cast off 11sts, at beg of next 2 rows, slip remaining sts on a holder for collar, break of yarn, (20sts)
Left front
With right side facing, rejoin yarn to remaining 21sts
Starting with a knit row, continue in st st Complete right front to match left front
Make up
Sew shoulder seams
Collar
Using main colour with right side facing
Pick up from right side of neck 15sts, then 20sts of holder on back, the 15sts down left side of neck (50sts)
Knit 5 rows, cast off
Button band
Left side, start at neck edge after collar, pick up 56sts(approx if you are 1 or 2sts short or over it wont matter),
Knit 6 rows, cast off
Buttonhole band
Right side, start at bottom edge, pick up 56sts, ending just before collar
Knit 3 rows
Next row: knit to last 17sts, yon, k2tog, k4, yon, k2tog, k4, yon, k2tog, k3
Knit 2 rows, cast off
Sleeves
Using contrast 1 cast on 59sts
Row 1: k1, sl1, k1, psso, * k5, yon, k1, yon, k5, sl1, k2tog, psso, rep from * to last 14sts, k5, yon, k1, yon, k5, k2tog, k1
Row 2: knit
Rep 1st and 2nd rows in contrast 1
Then change colours as follows repeating 1st and 2nd rows
*Contrast 2 pattern 4 rows
Main colour pattern 6 rows
Contrast 2 pattern 4 rows
Contrast 1 pattern 4 rows
Rep from * twice
Cast of loosely, sew in threads
Sew sleeve seem up to the beginning of the last 2 lots of contrast rows, these get sewn in under the arm, sew sleeve into jacket, sew buttons on to correspond with buttonholes

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