Using 5mm needles and the cable cast-on method, work picot cast-on as folls: *Cast on 5 sts using the cable cast-on method, cast off 2 sts, slip st on RH needle back onto LH needle (3 sts now on LH needle), rep from * 20 ( 22: 23: 24: 26) times more to 63 ( 69: 72: 75: 81) sts, cast on 2( 0: 1: 2: 0) sts. 65 ( 69: 75: 77: 81) sts. Work 26 rows in garter st and eyelet patt for edging as folls: Beg with a K row work 3 rows in garter st, i.e. knit every row. Edging row 4 (eyelets) (WS): K1, P1, (yo, P2tog) to last st, K1. Work a further 22 rows in garter st, i.e. knit every row. Work 10 rows in st st and lace zigzag panel. Cont to work in patt until work meas 51cm from cast-on edge, ending with RS facing for next row.
Complete Back as for Sweater from **.