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April 2017

Filati Journal 53

PULLOVER • Portofino • Difuse
Size 36/38 (40/42, 44/46)

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Materials:
450 (500, 550) g of Lana Grossa „Portofino” (60% cotton, 40% polyamide; 115 m/50 g) in Wheat (col 4) and 250 (300, 350) g of Lana Grossa „Difuso” (75% cotton, 25% polyester; 205 m/50 g) in Sand/Black (col 8). Size 6 mm needles; size 4.5 mm crochet hook.

Note:
Work with 1 strand Portofino and 1 strand Difuso held tog throughout.

Garter st:
K every row.

Drop stitch pattern:
Row 1: K1, * yo twice, k1; rep from * to end. Row 2: Knit all sts, dropping yos and pulling sts up to elongate. Work rows 1 and 2 twice = 4 rows.

Full-fashion decreases:
On RS rows, k2tog, 3 sts in from each edge.

Gauge:
16 sts and 25 rows = 10 x 10 cm in garter st with size 6 mm needles and 2 strands of yarn held tog, measured hanging from needle.

Back:
With size 6 mm needles and 1 strand Portofino and 1 strand Difuso held tog, cast on 76 (82, 88) sts. Beg and end with a WS row, work in garter st for 6 cm. Next, work rows 1 and 2 of drop st pat twice = 4 rows. Cont in garter st until back measures 34 cm from cast-on, ending with a WS row.

Shape armholes:
Bind off 2 sts at beg of next 2 rows. Working full-fashion dec, dec 1 st at beg and end of next 6 RS rows = 60 (66, 72) sts. Cont until armhole measures 19 (20, 21) cm. Bind off all sts on next RS row. Mark 38 center sts for neck.

Front:
Work same as for back to armholes. Shape armholes same as for back and at same time, on first row of armhole shaping, shape V-neck: Divide work at center. Working each side separately and working full-fashion dec, dec 1 st at each neck edge every RS row 19 times and when front measures same length as back to shoulders, bind off remaining 11 (14, 17) sts for each shoulder.

Sleeves:
With size 6 mm needles and 1 strand Portofino and 1 strand Difuso held tog, cast on 40 (44, 48) sts. Beg and end with a WS row, work in garter st for 12 cm.

Shape sleeve:
Inc 1 st at beg and end of next RS row, then every foll 8th row 10 times = 62 (66, 70) sts. Cont until sleeve measures 53 cm from cast-on, ending with a WS row. Shape sleeve cap: Bind off 2 sts at beg of next 2 rows. Working full-fashion dec, dec 1 st at beg and end of next 6 RS rows. Bind off remaining 46 (50, 54) sts

Finishing:
Pin pieces to measurements and block. Sew shoulder seams. With size 4.5 mm crochet hook and 1 strand Portofino and 1 strand Difuso held tog, work 1 row slip st along back neck edge. Sew in sleeves. Sew 38, 40/42 und 44/46



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