Filati Handknitting 37, Model 14
Short jacket
Size 34/36 (38/40) - US size 8/10 (12/14)

Figures in brackets () refer to size 38/40 (US size 12/14). Where only one figure is given, this refers 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 "Secondo" (55% cotton, 25% polyamide, 20% silk, running length = approx 137 yrd/50 g): approx 300 (350) g green (col 1); knitting needles size 2/3 (US), 1 crochet hook size C-2/D-3
Stockinette stitch:

Work RS rows K and WS rows P.

Diamond - Ajour pattern:  Work acc knitting chart. Figures on the right indicate RS rows. In WS rows work sts P resp as indicated in foll legend. Horizontally start with sts preceding 1. arrow, always rep patt rep = 6 sts between arrows, finish row with sts foll 2. arrow. Vertically always work 1. – 12. row. Attention: Always note yos in each WS row!
Gauge:

20 sts and 27 rows diamond – ajour patt with needles size 2/3 = 10 x 10 cm (4" x 4").

Back:  Cast on 83 (95) sts. Work 1 WS row K. Then cont in diamond – ajour patt. After 16 cm = 43 rows from beg co 4 sts on each side for armholes, then co another 1x 3 sts, 1x 2 sts and 1x 1 st in every 2. row = 63 (75) sts. When armholes measure 19 (20) cm = 52 (54) rows co all sts in one go.
Left front: 

Cast on 83 (95) sts. Work 1 WS row K. Then cont in diamond – ajour patt. After 6 cm = 17 rows from beg co 42 (48) sts on left edge for binding ribbon. For neckline slant co 1 st in foll 2. row on left edge, then co another 8x 1 st each in every 4. row and in every 6. row co another 7x 1 st. Work armhole on right edge in same height as back. When armhole measures 19 (20) cm = 52 (54) rows co rem 15 (21) shoulder sts.

Right front: Work in reverse to left front.
Sleeve:

Cast on 92 sts. Work 1 WS row K first. Then work 3 cm = 8 rows in stst for ruffle, thereby always p2tog each between selv sts in last WS row = 47 sts. Then cont in diamond – ajour patt. For slants inc 1 st on each side in 7. (9.) row from end of ruffle, then inc 5(0)x 1 st each in every 10. row and in every 8. row inc another 6(13)x 1 st each = 71 (75) sts. Integrate inc sts into diamond – ajour patt consistently. After 43 cm = 116 rows from end of ruffle co 3 sts on each side for sleeve head, then co another 1x 2 sts, 15x 1 st each, 1x 2 sts and 1x 3 sts in every 2. row. In foll row co rem 21 (25) sts.

Finishing:

Block pieces acc to measurements, dampen and allow to dry. Join seams. Crochet 1 row of sc and 1 row of crab sts = sc worked from left to right across edge of neckline without binding ribbons. Sew in sleeves. Fasten binding ribbons acc model.