Wayland
knit in Foliage®

Skill level:  Easy

Shown in size Small.

SIZES
Directions are for women’s size Small.  Changes for sizes Medium and Large are in parentheses.

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
Bust (closed) – 38(42-46)”.
Length – 25”.

Note:  This garment is designed with a great deal of overlap in the front, therefore the fit is very forgiving.

MATERIALS
BERROCO FOLIAGE (50 grs), 10(11-12) balls #5939 Japanese Maple.
Straight knitting needles, sizes 10 and 11 OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE.
Cable needle (cn).
4 St markers.

GAUGE
13 sts = 4”;  18 rows = 4” in Reverse St st on size 11 needles.
19 sts = 5” in Cable Pat on size 11 needles.
TO SAVE TIME, TAKE TIME TO CHECK GAUGE.

NOTE
The body of this garment is knit in one piece from side to side.

STITCH GLOSSARY
RT2
Sl 1 st to cn and hold in BACK, k1, then p1 from cn.
LT2
Sl 1 st to cn and hold in FRONT, p1, then k1 from cn.
CB3
Sl 2 sts to cn and hold in BACK, k1, sl 2nd st from cn back to LH needle and p1, then k1 from cn.

CABLE PATTERN (Worked over 19 sts)
Row 1:
  K1, p4, k1, p7, k1, p4, k1.

Row 2 and all WS rows:
  K the k sts and p the p sts as they face you.

Row 3 (RS):
  LT2, p3, LT2, p5, RT2, p3, RT2.
Row 5:  P1, (LT2, p3) twice, RT2, p3, RT2, p1.
Row 7:  P2, LT2, p3, LT2, p1, RT2, p3, RT2, p2.
Row 9:
  P3, LT2, p3, CB3, p3, RT2, p3.

Row 11:
  P4, LT2, p2, k1, p1, k1, p2, RT2, p4.

Row 13:
  P5, LT2, (p1, k1) twice, p1, RT2, p5.

Row 15:
  P6, CB3, p1, CB3, p6.

Row 17:
  P5, RT2, p1, CB3, p1, LT2, p5.

Row 19:
  P4, RT2, p2, k1, p1, k1, p2, LT2, p4.

Row 21:
  P3, RT2, p2, RT2, p1, LT2, p2, LT2, p3.

Row 23:
  (P2, RT2) twice, p3, (LT2, p2) twice.

Row 25:
  P1, RT2, p2, RT2, p5, LT2, p2, LT2, p1.

Row 27:
  RT2, p3, k1, p7, k1, p3, LT2.
Row 28:  Rep Row 2.Rep these 28 rows for Cable Pat.

BODY
With larger needles, cast on 88 sts.  Purl 1 row, knit 1 row.
Establish Cable Pat:  Row 1 (RS):
  P8, place marker, work Row 1 of Cable Pat over 19 sts, place marker, p26, place marker, work Row 1 of Cable Pat over 19 sts, place marker, p16.
Row 2: K to 1st marker, work Row 2 of Cable Pat to next marker, k to next marker, work Row 2 of Cable Pat to last marker, k to end.  Work even in pat as established until piece measures 13(13 3/4-14 1/2)” from beg, end on WS.
Armhole Opening:  * Next Row (RS):  Work 35 sts, join another ball of yarn and work 53 sts. *  Working on both sections at once using separate balls of yarn, work even until piece measures 20(21 1/4-22 1/2)”, end on WS.
Joining Row (RS):
  Work 35 sts with 1st ball of yarn, fasten off 2nd ball and work to end using 1st ball.  Work even until piece measures 32(34 3/4-37 1/2)”, end on WS.  Rep between *’s once more for 2nd armhole opening.  Working on both sections at once, using separate balls of yarn, work even until piece measures 39(42 1/4-45 1/2)”, end on WS.  Work Joining Row once more, then work even until piece measures 51 1/2(55 1/2-59 1/2)” from beg, end on WS.  Purl 1 row, knit 1 row.  Bind off all sts.

SLEEVES
With smaller needles, cast on 37 sts.
Row 1 (RS):
  K1, * p1, k1, rep from * across.
Row 2:
  P1, * k1, p1, rep from * across.  Rep these 2 rows until piece measures 2 1/2” from beg, end on WS.  Change to larger needles and work in Reverse St st, inc 1 st each side every 3 1/2(2 3/4-2)” 4(5-7) times – 45(47-51) sts.  Work even until sleeve measures 17 1/2” from beg, end on WS.  Bind off all sts.

FINISHING
Steam pieces with hot steam iron and a pressing cloth.  Mark center of each armhole slit on lower edge.  Sew sleeve seams.  Sew bound-off edge of sleeve into armhole slit matching sleeve seam with marker.

   

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Stitch glossary

Schematic


 

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