WHAT DO I NEED?
Viscose cotton drops = 9 stk
Ring needle size 70 cm, 6mm
5 x needles size ca 30 cm, 6mm
GOOD TO KNOW
The viscose cotton drop is knitted on with a double ply (2threads knitted as 1)
Cast on 92 L with a 2 ply , on a ring needle 6mm (70 cm) and connect the needles in a ring.
1.R Knit 1 F , 1 P and REP throughout the row. Continue that rib stitch for the next 12 R.
13.R Knit F st from now on and create 10 new L evenly throughout the R . (102 L)
14.R = Continue knitting in a circle with a F st, or until the body measures 34 cm.
Cast on 22 L with a 2 ply, with using the 5 needles 6 mm and connect the needles in a ring.
1.R Knit 1 F, 1 P and REP throughout the row. Continue that rib stitch for the next 7 R.
8.R Knit F from now on, and create 4 L evenly throughout the row.
9.R Continue knitting in a circle with a F st, and create 2 new L in every 10th R, until there are 36 st on the needles, knit until the sleeve measures 36 cm.
Start on sleeve nr 2.
From the start of a new row on the body ; put 7 L on a safety pin.
From the start of a new row on the sleeves ; put 7 L on a safety pin (3 first L of the row & 4 last L of the row).
1.R (of the shoulders) The sleeves are knitted in a circle with a flat st on the body like following ; From the start of the new row on the body ,knit the 29 L of the sleeves on to the needle with the body. Knit the next 42 L on the body (this is now the front side of the sweater), put the next 7 L on the body piece on a safety pin, and knit sleeve nr.2 on to the body. Knit the next 46 L on the body. - This is the 1.row on the shoulder, and the sleeves should be on the same circular needle as the body. (146 L)
2.R Continue knitting with a flat st in a circle until you reach 9 R.
9.R Knit 2 loops together over each side of the circle, where the armpits where connected together. (142 L)
10.R Knit flat stitch.
Repeat knitting the 4 L together in every other round until you reach the neckline.
21.R Continue knitting 35 L overlap L 36&37 over to L 38 and create 1 new loop instead. (122 L).
22.R Knit as before and new loop is knitted as purl st.
Continue like 22 R, until 25.R
25.R Knit 34 L, overlap loop 35&36 over to loop 37 and create one loop instead (the overlap should be connected to the part where the P stitch is) (112 L)
26.R Knit as before and the new loop should be knitted as P.
27.R Knit 90 L overlap 91&92 over to L 93 and create a new L. (107 L)
28.R Knit 35 L, overlap 36&37 over to L 38 and create a new loop. (102 L)
29.R Knit as before and the new loop is knitted as P.
31.R Knit 34 L, overlap 35&36 over to L 37, and create a new L, overlap 81&81, over to 83 and create a new L. (92 L)
32.R Knit 24, overlap 27&26 over to L 25 and create a new L, overlap 36&37 over to L 38 and create a new L. finish this round and continue over to the neckline.
33.R Knit 2 L together in every other L, or until your reach the first P L, the P stitches are not knitted together, but continue throughout the row by knitting the flat st together. (69L)
34.R Knit 1 F, Knit 1 P and REP until you reach the first P st, release the loop an allow it to drop down to the start where it was created (32.R), create 2 new L instead, knit 1 F, knit 1 P and release the P L and allow it do drop down to the start where it was created (21 R), knit 1 F, knit 1 P and REP until your reach the last P L on the needle, release the P L and allow it to drop down to the start where it was created (27 R), create 2 L instead, knit 1 P, knit 1 F and REP throughout the R. (68 L)
35.R Continue knitting 1x 1 rib, with 1 F an 1 P, until your reach R 46.
36.R Continue knitting 1 x 1 rib and overlap the L over one another and release of the needle.
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