Mau­reen Pullover

Dress up the clas­sic pullover with this beau­ti­ful lace in­sert at the neck­line and a sim­ple but lovely lace edg­ing.

Creative Knitting - - CONTENTS - De­sign by Sandi Prosser

Gauge

28 sts and 36 rows = 4 inches/10cm in St st. To save time, take time to check gauge.

Spe­cial Ab­bre­vi­a­tions

Cen­ter Dou­ble De­crease (CDD): Slip next 2 sts as if to k2­tog, k1, p2sso. Slip, slip, purl (ssp): Sl 2 sts 1 at a time kwise to RH nee­dle, re­turn sts to LH nee­dle in turned po­si­tion and p2­togtbl—a left-lean­ing sin­gle dec. Make 1 Left (M1L): In­sert LH nee­dle from front to back un­der hor­i­zon­tal strand be­tween last st worked and next st on LH nee­dle; knit through back of re­sult­ing loop. Make 1 Right (M1R): In­sert LH nee­dle from back to front un­der hor­i­zon­tal strand be­tween last st worked and next st on LH nee­dle; knit into front of re­sult­ing loop.

Pat­tern Stitches

Note: Charts are pro­vided for those pre­fer­ring to work pat sts from a chart. Lace Pat 1 (mul­ti­ple of 12 sts + 5) Row 1: K2, *k1, yo, k4, CDD, k4, yo; rep from * to last 3 sts, k3. Row 2 and all WS rows: Purl. Row 3: K2, *k2, yo, k3, CDD, k3, yo, k1; rep from * to last 3 sts, k3. Row 5: K2, *k3, yo, k2, CDD, k2, yo, k2; rep from * to last 3 sts, k3. Row 7: K2, *k4, yo, k1, CDD, k1, yo, k3; rep from * to last 3 sts, k3. Row 9: K2, *k5, yo, CDD, yo, k4; rep from * to last 3 sts, k3. Row 10: Purl. Lace Pat 2 (mul­ti­ple of 14 sts + 3) Row 1 (RS): K1, *k1, yo, k5, CDD, k5, yo; rep from * to last 2 sts, k2. Row 2 and all WS rows: Purl. Row 3: K1, *k2, yo, k4, CDD, k4, yo, k1; rep from * to last 2 sts, k2. Row 5: K1, *k3, yo, k3, CDD, k3, yo, k2; rep from * to last 2 sts, k2. Row 7: K1, *k4, yo, k2, CDD, k2, yo, k3; rep from * to last 2 sts, k2. Row 9: K1, *k5, yo, k1, CDD, k1, yo, k4; rep from * to last 2 sts, k2. Row 11: K1, *k6, yo, CDD, yo, k5; rep from * to last 2 sts, k2. Row 12: Purl. Cen­ter Front Lace (77-st panel) Row 1 (RS): K37, yo, CDD, yo, k37. Row 2 and all WS rows: Purl. Row 3: K36, k2­tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k36. Row 5: K35, k2­tog, yo, k3, yo, ssk, k35. Row 7: K33, k2­tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k1, k2­tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k33. Row 9: K32, k2­tog, yo, k3, yo, CDD, yo, k3, yo, ssk, k32. Row 11: K30, [k2­tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k1] twice, k2­tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k30. Row 13: K29, k2­tog, [yo, k3, yo, CDD] twice, yo, k3, yo, ssk, k29. Row 15: K27, [k2­tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k1] 3 times, k2­tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k27. Row 17: K26, k2­tog, [yo, k3, yo, CDD] 3 times, yo, k3, yo, ssk, k26. Row 19: K24, [k2­tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k1] 4 times, k2­tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k24. Row 21: K23, k2­tog, [yo, k3, yo, CDD] 4 times, yo, k3, yo, ssk, k23. Row 23: K21, [k2­tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k1] 5 times, k2­tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k21. Row 25: K20, k2­tog, [yo, k3, yo, CDD] 5 times, yo, k3, yo, ssk, k20. Row 27: K18, [k2­tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k1] 6 times, k2­tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k18. Row 29: K17, k2­tog, [yo, k3, yo, CDD] 6 times, yo, k3, yo, ssk, k17. Row 31: K15, [k2­tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k1] 7 times, k2­tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k15. Row 33: K14, k2­tog, [yo, k3, yo, CDD] 7 times, yo, k3, yo, ssk, k14. Row 35: K12, [k2­tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k1] 8 times, k2­tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k12. Row 37: K11, k2­tog, [yo, k3, yo, CDD] 8 times, yo, k3, yo, ssk, k11. Row 39: K9, [k2­tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k1] 9 times, k2­tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k9. Row 41: K8, k2­tog, [yo, k3, yo, CDD] 9 times, yo, k3, yo, ssk, k8. Row 43: K6, [k2­tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k1] 10 times, k2­tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k6. Row 45: K5, k2­tog, [yo, k3, yo, CDD] 10 times, yo, k3, yo, ssk, k5. Row 47: K3, [k2­tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k1] 11 times, k2­tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k3. Row 49: K2, k2­tog, [yo, k3, yo, CDD] 11 times, yo, k3, yo, ssk, k2. Row 51: [K2­tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k1] 12 times, k2­tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk.

Pat­tern Notes

Sweater is worked in sep­a­rate pieces from the bot­tom up, then seamed.

When shap­ing arm­holes, work de­creases as fol­lows: Work k1, k2­tog at be­gin­ning of right-side rows and ssk, k1 at end. Work p1, ssp at be­gin­ning of wrong-side rows and p2­tog at end.

When shap­ing sleeves, work in­creases as fol­lows: Work k1, M1R at be­gin­ning of right-side rows and M1L, k1 at end.

Front

Cast on 125 (137, 149, 161, 185) sts. Knit 2 rows. Work 10 rows in Lace Pat 1, end­ing with a WS row.

Beg with a knit (RS) row, work in St st un­til piece mea­sures 141/2 inches, end­ing with a WS row. Shape Arm­holes Bind off 6 (7, 8, 9, 10) sts at beg of next 2 rows—113 (123, 133, 143, 165) sts.

Dec 1 st at each end [ev­ery row] 2 (2, 2, 4, 8) times, then [ev­ery RS row] 5 (6, 7, 7, 8) times—99 (107, 115, 121, 133) sts.

Work 0 (0, 2, 4, 2) rows even, end­ing with a WS row. Setup row (RS): K11 (15, 19, 22, 28), pm, work Cen­ter Front Lace pat across 77 sts, pm, knit to end of row.

Con­tinue as es­tab­lished to end of 51-row Cen­ter Front Lace pat, end­ing with a RS row. Pm at each side of last row. Knit 2 rows. Bind off all sts loosely kwise.

Back

Work as for Front, but elim­i­nate Cen­ter Front Lace pat (work­ing in St st in­stead), un­til arm­holes mea­sure same as Front to marker, end­ing with a RS row. Knit 2 rows. Bind off loosely kwise.

Sleeves

Cast on 59 (59, 65, 65, 65) sts. Knit 2 rows. Work 12 (12, 10, 10, 10) rows in Lace Pat­tern 2 (2, 1, 1, 1), end­ing with a WS row.

Beg with a knit (RS) row, work 6 rows in St st.

Inc 1 st at each end of next row, then [ev­ery 8 rows] 14 (16, 15, 9, 6) times, then [ev­ery 6 rows] 0 (0, 0, 10, 15) times—89 (93, 97, 105, 109) sts.

Work even un­til piece mea­sures 171/2 (171/2, 18, 18, 18) inches, end­ing with a WS row. Shape Cap Bind off 6 (7, 8, 9, 10) sts at beg of next 2 rows—77 (79, 81, 87, 89) sts.

Dec 1 st each end [ev­ery RS row] 6 (6, 7, 7, 7) times, [ev­ery 4 rows] 3 (4, 5, 6, 7) times and [ev­ery RS row] 7 (7, 7, 8, 7) times—45 (45, 43, 45, 45, 47) sts.

Bind off 4 sts at beg of next 2 (2, 0, 2, 4) rows—37 (37, 43, 37, 31) sts.

Bind off 3 sts at beg of next 4 (4, 6, 4, 2) rows—25 sts.

Bind off rem sts.

Fin­ish­ing

Block pieces to mea­sure­ments.

Sew shoul­der seams for 11/2 (11/2, 2, 2, 21/2) inches, leav­ing cen­ter open for neck. Sew in sleeves. Sew side and sleeve seams. Weave in ends.

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