Filati Summertime, model 10
India Sweater
size 10/12 and 14/16

Figures for size 14/16 are given in brackets. If only one figure is given, it applies to all 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 yarn "India", 100% micro-fibres (polyamide), about 300 (350) g green/orange (col 12), one pair 10 mm and 12 mm needles and one 7 mm crochet hook.

Border patt: alt K1, P1.
Basic patt: stst (K on Rs, P on Ws).
Patt with
dropped sts:
1st row (= Rs): edge st, * K1, yo, rep from *, edge st. 2nd row (= Ws): edge st, * drop yo, P1, rep from *, edge st. Rep rows 1 and 2 for patt.
Tensions: 10 sts and 12 rows to 10 cm square (basic patt with 12 mm needles).
Front: cast on 48 (54) sts using 10 mm needles and work 3 rows in border patt. Cont with 12 mm needles in basic patt. Wwm 17 cm work 2 rows in patt with dropped sts. Then cont in basic patt. Wwm 34 (37) cm cast off for armholes at each end on every alt row 1 st 4 times. Wwm 45 (48) cm cast off for neck the 10 centre sts. At neck edge cast off on every alt row 2 sts twice and 1 st once. Wwm 55 (60) cm cast off rem sts.
Back: proceed as given for front except: wwm 50 (53) cm cast off for neck the 14 centre sts. At neck edge cast off 3 sts once on 2nd foll row. Wwm 55 (60) cm cast off rem sts.
To make up 1: join shoulder seams.
Sleeves: work sleeves from top to bottom: along side edges of back and front - about 21 cm on either side of shoulder seam - pick up 18 (22) sts each with 10 mm needles = 36 (44) sts. P 1st return row. Cont with 12 mm needles in patt with dropped sts. For sleeve shaping cast off 1 st at each end on every alt row 6 times. Wwm 16 cm work 2 rows in border patt, then cast off rem sts.
To make up 2: join side seams. Round neck edge crochet 1 round dc and 1 round crab sts (= dc from left to right).