YOKE

The Knitter - - Oonagh -

purl to end. Leave th­ese 34 ( 39: 45: 50: 56) sts on a holder for the right front. Re­join yarn to sts left on first holder, cast off 9 sts, knit un­til there are 78 ( 92: 104: 114: 126) sts on the RH nee­dle, turn work and cast off 9 sts, purl to end leav­ing rem sts on a holder. Leave th­ese 69 ( 83: 95: 105: 117) sts on a holder for the back. Re­join yarn to sts left on first holder, cast off 9 sts (1 st on right-hand nee­dle), K to end, turn work and purl th­ese 34 ( 39: 45: 50: 56) sts. Leave th­ese 34 ( 39: 45: 50: 56) sts on a holder for the left front. 50 ( 53: 58: 61: 64) sts. Leave th­ese sts on a holder ready for yoke shap­ing. Us­ing 4mm nee­dles, knit across 34 ( 39: 45: 50: 56) sts on holder for right front, pm, knit across 50 ( 53: 58: 61: 64) sts left on a holder for first sleeve, pm, knit across 69 ( 83: 95: 105: 117) sts left on a holder for back, pm, knit across 50 ( 53: 58: 61: 64) sts for se­cond sleeve, pm and then knit across 34 ( 39: 45: 50: 56) sts for left front. 237 ( 267: 301: 327: 357) sts. Next row: Purl. Be­gin de­creas­ing as folls: Row 1 (RS): K to 3 sts be­fore mrk, K2­tog, K1, slip marker, K1, SSK; rep from * 3 more times, K to end. 8 sts dec’d. Row 2: Purl, slip­ping all stitch mark­ers. Th­ese 2 rows set yoke shap­ing decs. Work th­ese 2 rows a fur­ther 9 ( 9: 11: 13: 15) times more. 157 ( 187: 205: 215: 229) sts. Work WS row. Dec 0 ( 2: 6: 2: 2) sts evenly across next row. 157 ( 185: 199: 213: 227) sts. Work WS row. Work Chart B, work­ing all 8 rows of Chart B once. Next row (RS): Knit in yarn C, dec 10 ( 2: 4: 6: 8) sts evenly across row. 147 ( 183: 195: 207: 219) sts. Work 2 more rows in st st in yarn C. Work Chart C, work­ing all 11 rows of Chart C once.

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