Tuesday, February 10, 2009

KNITTING - 26 . BABY 'S CARDIGAN

BABY " S CARDIGAN
CHEST :---18"

LENGTH :---10 "

SLEEVE SEAM :---5 1/2 "

BACK PART :---Using no . 11 needles cost on 62 STS . work in k 1 p 1 RIB

for 1 " . change to no . 9 needles and knitting ST at both ends of every

row throughout produce in STOCKING STITCH until work measure 5 1/ 2 "

from BEG finishing at end of a purl row .

SHAPE RAGLAN AS FOLLOWS :---

FIRST AND SECOND ROWS :---Cost off 3 work to end .

THIRD ROW :---K 1 K 2 TOG TBL k to last three stitches k 2 TOG k 1 .

FOURTH ROW :---K 1 P to last ST k 1 REP third and fourth rows until

20 STS remain . finishing at end of a fourth row cost off .

RIGHT FRONT : --Using no 11 needles cost on 30 STS . work in k 1 p 1 RIB

for 1 " INC one ST at BEG of last row . on 31 STS change to no . 9 needles and

produce in STOCKING STITCH with fancy panel as follows .:---

first row :---k 4 p 2 k 5 p 2 k 2 end .

second row :--k 1 p 17 k 2 p 5 k 2 p 4

third and fourth rows :---as first and second rows .

fifth row :--k 4 p 2 w . o . n . k 2 TOG k 1 k 2 TOG W.R. N . p 2 k 2 . end .

sixth row :--as second row .

seventh row :--k 4 p 2 k 1 WF . W D SL one k 2 TOG p. s . s . o . wf. wd k 1 p 2 k 2

end .

eighth row :--k 1 p 17 k 2 p 5 k 2 p 4 .

These 8 rows from the pattern .

knitting st at side edge : On every row throughout continue in stoking stitch with

fancy panel until work measures same as back to armhole shaping finishing

with right side facing for next row . keeping fancy panel correct shape front

slope and raglan armhole as follows .

first row :--- work to 2 TOG work to end . cost off 3 STS work to end .

third row :-- work to last three STS k 2 tog k 1 .

4 th row :---k 1 p 1 work to end DEC one ST at front edge on every following

fourth row from PRE DEC at the same time continue DEC one one ST at

armhole edge and next and every alternate row until three STS remain .

continue DEC at armhole edge only one every alt row as before until one

ST remain . work one row fasten off .

Left front :---work to match right front revercing all shapings nothing that

TOG will be work in place of TOG at armhole shaping and placing the first

two rows of fancy panel as follows .

1 st row :---k 18 p 2 k 5 p 2 k 4

2 nd row :---p 4 k 2 p 5 k 2 p to last ST k 1 .

SLEEVES :--- Using no 11 needles cost on 34 STS work in k 1 p 1 rib for

1 " .

NEXT ROW :---RIB 1 " . In next ST RIB 9 three times INC in next ST

RIB to end .STS 38 change to no -9 needles and knitting

stitch at both ends of every row throughout produced in stocking stitch INC

1 ST in first and last but one at third row . Follwing and every following 7 th

row until there are 48 STS . continue on this STS until work measures 5 1/2 "

from BEG finishing at ends of a purl row .

FRONT BAND :---Using no 11 needles cost on 7 STS .

1 st row :---k 2 ( p 1 k 1 ) twice . k 1

2 nd row :---( k 1 p 1 ) 3 times k 1 REP last two rows one time more .

next row :--k 2 p 1 w . r . n . p 2 TOG k 2 .

next row :---as second row .

continue in RIB with out further buttonhole until work measures 25 " from BEG

cost off in RIB .