Tonto Basic
in Foliage®

Skill level: Intermediate

Shown in size Small

SIZES
Directions are for women’s size X-Small.  Changes for sizes Small, Medium, Large, 1X and 2X are in parentheses.

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
Bust - 33(34 1/2-39 1/2-43-47-50 1/2)”
Length – 21(21 1/2-22-22 1/2-23-23)”

MATERIALS
BERROCO FOLIAGE (50 grs), 7(7,9,10,11,12) balls #5935 Winterhazel (MC) for Sweater, 3 balls for Scarf and 2 balls #5985 Statice (A) for Scarf.
Straight knitting needles, sizes 9 and 11 for sweater and 10 1/2 for Scarf OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE.
16” length circular knitting needle, size 9.
3 St markers for Sweater (1 a different color).
2 St holders for Scarf.
Tapestry needle.

GAUGE
13 sts = 4”; 18 rows = 4” in St st with MC on size 11 needles.
22 sts = 4” in k1, p1 ribbing with MC on size 9 needles.
TO SAVE TIME, TAKE TIME TO CHECK GAUGE.

SWEATER

BACK
With smallest needles and MC, cast on 58(62-72-82-92-102) sts.
Row 1:  * K1, p1, repeat from * across.  Rep this row until piece measures 5 1/2” from beg, end on WS. Change to size 11 needles and knit 1 row, dec 4(6-8-12-16-20) sts evenly spaced across row – 54(56-64-70-76-82) sts. Beg with a p row, work even in St st until piece measures 14 1/2” from beg, end on WS.
Shape Raglan Armholes:  Bind off 2(2-4-5-5-7) sts at beg of the next 2 rows – 50(52-56-60-66-68) sts.
For Sizes XS and M ONLY: Dec Row 1 (RS): K5, k2 tog, k to last 7 sts, SSK, k5 – 48(54) sts.  Rep this dec every other RS row 0(1) time more, end on WS – 48(52) sts. Work even for 2 rows, end on WS.
For ALL Sizes: Dec Row 2 (RS): K5, k3 tog, k to last 8 sts, sl 1, k2 tog, psso, k5 – 44(48-48-56-62-64) sts. Rep this dec every other RS row 6(7-6-8-9-9) times more – 20(20-24-24-26-28) sts. Bind off all sts for back neck

FRONT
Work same as for back to beg of raglan armhole shaping – 54(56-64-70-76-82) sts.
Shape Raglan Armholes:  Bind off 2(2-4-5-5-7) sts at beg of the next 2 rows – 50(52-56-60-66-68) sts.
Note: Please read through this entire section before starting to knit.
Dec Row 1 (RS):  K5, k3 tog, k15(16-18-20-23-24), k2 tog (neck dec);  join another ball of MC and SSK (neck dec), k15(16-18-20-23-24), sl 1. K2 tog, psso, k5 – 22(23-25-27-30-31) sts each side.  Working both sides at once and working decs in this manner, continue to dec 2 sts at each armhole edge and 1 st at each neck edge  every RS row 2(2-0-1-2-2) times more, end on WS – 16(17-25-24-24-25) sts.
Dec Row 2 (RS):  K5, k2 tog, k to last 2 sts of left side, k2 tog;  on right side, SSK, k to last 7 sts, SSK, k5 – 14(15-23-22-22-23) sts.  Continue in this manner to dec 1 st at each armhole edge every RS row 7(8-12-12-12-12) times more and AT THE SAME TIME, dec 1 st at each neck edge every RS row 5(4-8-6-6-8) times more, then every other RS row 1(2-2-3-3-2) times, end on WS.  When all decs have been completed. Fasten off last st each side.

RIGHT SLEEVE
With smallest needles and MC, cast on 54(54-54-58-58-58) sts.
Row 1: * K1, p1, repeat from * across.  Rep this row until piece measures 17” from beg, end on WS.  Purl 1 row, dec 10(10-6-8-4-0) sts evenly across row – 44(44-48-50-54-58) sts.  Knit 2 rows, purl 1 row.  Work even in St st until piece measures 18” from beg, end on WS.
Shape Sleeve Cap:  Bind off 2(2-4-5-5-7) sts at beg of the next 2 rows – 40(40-40-40-44-44) sts. Work even for 2 rows.
Dec Row 1 (RS):  K2, k2 tog, k to last 4 sts, SSK, k2 - 38(38-38-38-42-42) sts. Rep this dec every RS row 8(7-5-4-7-7) times more, then every other RS row 1(2-4-5-4-4) times, end on WS - 16 sts.
Dec Row 2 (RS):  Bind off 2 sts, k to last 5 sts, sl 1, k2 tog, psso, k2 – 12 sts. Rep this dec row every other RS row 1 time more – 8 sts.  Purl 1 row. Bind off all sts

LEFT SLEEVE
Work same as for right sleeve, reversing sleeve cap shaping.

FINISHING
Steam pieces with hot steam iron and a pressing cloth. Sew raglan sleeve caps to raglan armholes. Sew side and sleeve seams.
Neckband: With RS facing, using circular needle and MC, beg at left back raglan seam, pick up and k38(38-38-42-46-46) sts across top of left sleeve and along left front neck edge, place marker, pick up and k2 sts, place marker, pick up and k38(38-38-42-46-46) sts along right front neck edge and across top of right sleeve, pick up and k18(22-26-26-26-26) sts along back neck edge – 96(100-104-112-120-120) sts. Mark with different colored marker for beg of rnd and carry all markers up.
Dec Rnd: Work in k2, p2 ribbing to 2 sts before 1st marker, SSK, sl marker, p2, sl marker, k2 tog, work in k2, p2 ribbing to end – 94(98-102-110-118-118) sts.  Continue in this manner to dec 2 sts every other rnd, working decs into ribbing until neckband measures 1” from beg. Dropping all markers, bind off all sts.

SCARF
With size 10 1/2 needles, using A, cast on 36 sts.
Row 1 (WS): K1, p1, * k2, p1, rep from * to last st, end k1.
Row 2: P1, k1, * p2, k1, rep from * to last st, end p1. Rep these 2 rows until piece measures 15” from beg, end on WS.  Change to MC and rep Rows 1 and 2 until piece measures 36” from beg, end on WS. Change to size 11 needles and knit 1 row, dec 4 sts evenly spaced across row – 32 sts remain. Work in St st until piece measures 51” from beg, end on WS.


 

 

 

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