Filati Preview, Model 2
Pep Cardigan
Size S and M

Figures in brackets refer to size M. If only one figure is given, it applies to both sizes.

 

Abbreviations:
alt = alternately, ch = chain, col = colour, cont = continue, dc = double crochet, dec = decrease, dtr = double treble, foll = following, gst = garter stitch, htr = half treble, inc = increase, K = knit, mt = meterage, P = purl, patt = pattern, patt g (MS) = pattern group, psso = pass slipped st(s) over, rem = remaining, rep = repeat, rev stst = reversed stocking stitch, P 1 row, K 1 row, Rs = right side, slst = slip stitch, st(s) = stitch(es), stst = stocking stitch, K 1 row, P 1 row, tbl = through back of loop, tog = together, tr = treble, Ws = wrong side, Wwm = when work measures, yo = yarn over needle

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Materials:

Lana Grossa quality "Pep", 80 % micro-fibers, 20 % polyamide, approx. 150 (200) g green (col 53) and approx. 50 g each yellow (col 51), red (col 58), blue (col 38), neon yellow (col 52), pink (col 57), mango (col 25) and turquoise (col 54), one pair 5 mm needles, one 4 mm crochet hook and 4 buttons.

Border patt:

K1, P1 alt.

Basic pattern:

stockinette stitch (K on RS, P on WS).
Stripe sequence: 8 rows turquoise, 6 rows orange, 8 rows pink, 16 rows neon yellow, 6 rows blue, 8 rows green, 8 rows turquoise, 20 rows yellow, 10 rows red, 6 rows pink, 8 rows turquoise, 4 rows green, 8 rows orange, 6 rows neon yellow , 4 rows turquoise, then cont in green.
Visible dec: Right edge: edge st, K3, 1 slip dec (slip 1 knitwise, K foll st, then pass slipped st over. Left edge: K2 tog , K3, edge st.
Visible inc: Right edge: edge st, K4, K1 tbl into cross loop to foll st. Left edge: K1 tbl into cross loop to foll st, K4, edge st.
Gauge: 19 sts and 23 rows = to 10 cm square (basic pattern with 5 mm needles)
Front: cast on 50 (53) sts with 5 mm needles in green and work 2 rows in border patt, then cont in basic pattern. When work measures 8 (10) cm dec for hip shaping at right edge on every 8throw 1 st 4 times, every 6th row 1 st 6 times, working visible dec, and at the same time. after 10 (12) cm from beginning cont in stripe sequence. When work measures 38 (40) cm inc for side shaping at right edge on every 8th row 1 st 5 times, working visible inc. When work measures 58 (60) cm bind off for armhole at right edge on every alt row 2 sts 3 times and 1 st twice, then on 4th foll row 1 st once. When work measures 62 (65) cm bind off for neck at left edge 3 sts once. For shaping bind off on every alt row 3 sts once, 2 sts 3 times and 1 st 3 times, then on every 4th row 1 st twice. When work measures 77 (80) cm bind off rem sts.
Right front: proceed as for left front, working in reverse.
Back: cast on 100 (106) sts with 5 mm needles in green and work 2 rows in border patt, then cont in basic pattern. When work measures 8 (10) cm dec for hip shaping on every 8th row 1 st 4 times, then on every 6th row 1 st 6 times at each end, working visible dec and at the same time, after 10 (12) cm from beginning cont in stripe sequence. When work measures 38 (40) cm inc for side shaping on every 8th row 1 st 5 times at each end, working visible inc. When work measures 58 (60) cm bind off for armholes on every alt row 2 sts 3 times and 1 st twice, then on 4th foll row 1 st once at each end. When work measures 75 (78) cm bind off for neck the 24 center sts. For shaping bind off on every alt row 3 sts once and 2 sts once. When work measures 77 (80) cm bind off rem sts.
Sleeve: cast on 60 sts with 5 mm needles in green and work 2 rows in border patt, then cont in basic pattern. When work measures 2 cm bind off for sleeve top on every alt row 2 sts twice, 1 st 13 (15) times, 2 sts twice (once) and 3 sts once at each end. When work measures 17 (18) cm bind off rem sts. Work 2nd sleeve alike.
Finishing: Join seams. Along neck and front edges crochet 1 row sc and 1 row crab sts (= sc from left to right) in green, on 1st row work 4 buttoning loops at right front evenly across from waist to neck. Sew on buttons.