SHAPE ARM­HOLES FRONT SLEEVE (MAKE 2)

Simply Knitting - - Snowflake Jumper -

Cast off 3 (4: 4: 5: 5: 6: 7: 8) sts at beg of next 2 rows. [99 (105: 109: 115: 119: 121: 127: 129) sts]

Dec 1 st at each end of foll 3 (3: 3: 3: 5: 7: 9: 9) rows and then at each end of foll 2 (4: 4: 6: 5: 4: 4: 4) RS rows.

[89 (91: 95: 97: 99: 99: 101: 103) sts] ** Cont with­out shap­ing in st st un­til arm­hole meas 19 (20: 20.5: 21: 22: 23: 24: 25)cm from start of arm­hole shap­ing, end­ing af­ter a WS row. SHAPE LEFT SHOUL­DER Next row (RS) K23 (23: 25: 25: 26: 26: 26: 26), cast off 43 (45: 45: 47: 47: 47: 49: 51), knit to end. Turn and work on the first set of 23 (23: 25: 25: 26: 26: 26: 26) sts for the left shoul­der only. Leave rem sts on a stitch holder.

Next row Cast off 7 (7: 8: 8: 8: 8: 8: 8) sts, purl to end. [16 (16: 17: 17: 18: 18: 18: 18) sts] Next row K2­tog, knit to end. [15 (15: 16: 16: 17: 17: 17: 17) sts] Next row Cast off 7 (7: 8: 8: 8: 8: 8: 8) sts, purl to end. [8 (8: 8: 8: 9: 9: 9: 9) sts] Next row K2­tog, knit to end. [7 (7: 7: 7: 8: 8: 8: 8) sts] Cast off rem sts. SHAPE RIGHT SHOUL­DER With WS fac­ing, re­join yarn to right shoul­der sts, purl to end. Next row (RS) Cast off 7 (7: 8: 8: 8: 8: 8: 8) sts, knit to end. [16 (16: 17: 17: 18: 18: 18: 18) sts] Next row P2­tog, purl to end. [15 (15: 16: 16: 17: 17: 17: 17) sts] Next row Cast off 7 (7: 8: 8: 8: 8: 8: 8) sts, knit to end. [8 (8: 8: 8: 9: 9: 9: 9) sts] Next row P2­tog, purl to end. [7 (7: 7: 7: 8: 8: 8: 8) sts] Cast off rem sts. Work as for Back to ** Con with­out shap­ing for 17 (15: 17: 13: 15: 15: 17: 17) rows, end­ing af­ter a WS row. SHAPE NECK Next row (RS) K33 (34: 35: 36: 37: 37: 38: 39), turn and work on th­ese sts for left-front neck only. Leave rem sts on a stitch holder. Next row Cast off 3 (3: 3: 3: 4: 4: 4: 4) sts, purl to end. [30 (31: 32: 33: 33: 33: 34: 35) sts]

Next row Knit to last 2 sts, k2­tog.

[29 (30: 31: 32: 32: 32: 33: 34) sts]

Cont to dec at neck edge on ev­ery row un­til there are 22 (22: 25: 25: 28: 29: 29: 29) sts and then on ev­ery 4th row 1 (1: 2: 2: 4: 5: 5: 5) times. [21 (21: 23: 23: 24: 24: 24: 24) sts] Cont with­out shap­ing un­til work matches Back to start of shoul­der shap­ing, end­ing af­ter a WS row.

SHAPE LEFT SHOUL­DER

Next row (RS) Cast off 7 (7: 8: 8: 8: 8: 8: 8) sts, knit to end. [14 (14: 15: 15: 16: 16: 16: 16) sts] Next row Purl. Next row Cast off 7 (7: 8: 8: 8: 8: 8: 8) sts, knit to end. [7 (7: 7: 7: 8: 8: 8: 8) sts] Next row Purl. Cast off rem sts. RIGHT FRONT NECK With RS fac­ing, re­join yarn to rem sts for right-front neck, cast off 23 (23: 25: 25: 25: 25: 25: 25) sts, knit to end.

[33 (34: 35: 36: 37: 37: 38: 39) sts] Next row Purl. Next row Cast off 3 (3: 3: 3: 4: 4: 4: 4) sts, knit to end. [30 (31: 32: 33: 33: 33: 34: 35) sts] Next row Purl.

Next row Ssk, knit to end. [29 (30: 31: 32: 32: 32: 33: 34) sts]

Cont to dec at neck edge on ev­ery row un­til there are 22 (22: 25: 25: 28: 29: 29: 29) sts and then on ev­ery 4th row 1 (1: 2: 2: 4: 5: 5: 5) times. [21 (21: 23: 23: 24: 24: 24: 24) sts] Cont with­out shap­ing un­til work matches Back to start of shoul­der shap­ing, end­ing af­ter a RS row. SHAPE RIGHT SHOUL­DER Next row (WS) Cast off 7 (7: 8: 8: 8: 8: 8: 8) sts, purl to end. [14 (14: 15: 15: 16: 16: 16: 16) sts] Next row Knit. Next row Cast off 7 (7: 8: 8: 8: 8: 8: 8) sts, purl to end. [7 (7: 7: 7: 8: 8: 8: 8) sts] Next row Knit. Cast off rem sts. Cast on 46 (50: 50: 50: 54: 54: 58: 58) sts us­ing 3.75mm nee­dles and Yarn A.

Work in 2x2 rib un­til work meas 3cm from cast-on edge, end­ing af­ter a RS row.

Next row (WS) Rib 22 (24: 24: 24: 26: 26: 28: 28), rib2­tog, rib 22 (24: 24: 24: 26: 26: 28: 28). [45 (49: 49: 49: 53: 53: 57: 57) sts]

Note Read ahead to Shape Arm­holes be­fore con­tin­u­ing. Colour in­struc­tions and sleeve in­creases then arm­hole shap­ing are all worked AT THE SAME TIME. Change to 4mm nee­dles.

Start­ing with a knit row, cont in st st for 4 (4: 6: 8: 4: 10: 8: 6) rows. PM af­ter first 13 (15: 15: 15: 17: 17: 19: 19) sts, and be­fore the last 13

(15: 15: 15: 17: 17: 19: 19) sts. The cen­tral sec­tion of 19 sts will be where the Charts are po­si­tioned later. Slip­ping SMs as you come to them on each row, inc 1 st at each end of next row and ev­ery foll 10th (12th: 10th: 8th: 10th: 8th: 8th: 8th) row un­til there are 67 (69: 71: 75: 77: 79: 83: 87) sts.

Cont with­out shap­ing un­til sleeve meas 45 (46: 46: 47: 48: 48: 49:

49)cm from cast-on edge, end­ing af­ter a WS row, AT THE SAME TIME work colour sec­tions as foll: Cont in Yarn A un­til 56 (60: 60: 66: 68: 72: 76: 76) rows are com­plete from end of rib.

Next row Knit to SM in Yarn A, sl SM, work 19-st rep from Row 1 of Chart A once, sl SM, knit to end in Yarn A.

This row sets place­ment of Fair Isle mo­tifs.

Cont in patt from Chart A un­til 10 Chart rows are com­plete.

Next row Knit to SM in Yarn B, sl SM, work 19-st rep from Row 11 of Chart A once, sl SM, knit to end in Yarn B.

Cont in patt from Chart A un­til com­plete, then cont in Yarn B only for 32 (34: 34: 34: 36: 36: 38: 38) rows.

Next row (RS) Knit to SM in Yarn B, sl SM, work 19-st rep from Row 1 of Chart C once, sl SM, knit to end in Yarn B.

Cont in patt from Chart C un­til 10 chart rows are com­plete.

Next row Knit to SM in Yarn C, sl SM, work 19-st rep from Row 11 of Chart C once, sl SM, knit to end in Yarn C.

Cont in patt from Chart C un­til com­plete, then cont in Yarn C only for rem of sleeve, AT THE SAME TIME when a to­tal of 118 (120: 120:

124: 126: 126: 128: 128) st st rows from end of rib have been worked work arm­holes as foll:

SHAPE ARM­HOLES

Cast off 3 (4: 4: 5: 5: 6: 7: 8) sts at beg of next 2 rows. [61 (61: 63: 65: 67: 67: 69: 71) sts] Dec 1 st at each end of the next 3 rows and then on ev­ery 4th row 0 (0: 0: 0: 1: 2: 2: 2) times. [55 (55: 57: 59: 59: 57: 59: 61) sts] Dec 1 st at each end of ev­ery RS row un­til there are 39 (35: 35: 39: 37: 37: 37: 37) sts. Dec 1 st at each end of ev­ery foll row 5 (3: 3: 5: 3: 3: 3: 3) times. [29 (29: 29: 29: 31: 31: 31: 31) sts] Cast off 3 sts at beg of next 4 rows. [17 (17: 17: 17: 19: 19: 19: 19) sts] Cast off rem sts.

NECK­BAND

Join both shoul­der seams.

With RS fac­ing and us­ing a 3.75mm cir­cu­lar nee­dle, pick up and knit 15 (16: 17: 18: 19: 19: 20: 21) sts down left-front neck to first cast-off, pick up and knit 27 (27: 29: 29: 31: 31: 31: 31) sts across the 3 cen­tre front cast-offs, pick up and knit 15 (16: 17: 18: 19: 19: 20: 21) sts up right-front neck, pick up and knit 3 sts down right-back neck, pick up and knit 41 (43: 43: 45: 45: 45: 47: 49) sts across Back, pick up and knit 3 sts up left-back neck. PM and work Neck­band in the round. [104 (108: 112: 116: 120: 120: 124: 128) sts] Round 1 *K2, P2; rep from * to end. Rep Round 1 un­til Neck­band mea­sures 3cm. Cast off in rib.

MAK­ING UP

Weave in ends. Join side and sleeve seams, set in sleeves.

Go for clas­sic 2x2 rib for the cuffs, hem and neck­band. It’s a quick and easy way to give your jumper a proper fin­ish!

Knit Fair Isle mo­tifs us­ing con­trast­ing colours and travel to the next mo­tif us­ing in­tar­sia

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