Filati Magazine 36, Model 18
Short jacket
Size 34/36 (38/40, 42/44) - US sizes 8/10 (12/14, 16/18)

Figures in brackets () refer to size 38/40, 42/44 (US size 12/14, 16/18). 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 "Baby Kid" and "Baby Kid Print" (60% new super kid mohair, 40% microfibre/polyamide, running length 220 yrd/50 g), 100 (150, 150) g black (col 16), dark gray (col 16) and brown (col 613), knitting needles size 13 (US), 2 buttons, 3,6 cm ø (approx 1,3", Union Knopf, no 47952).
Garter stitch: RS rows and WS rows = K.
Gauge: Garter st with 3 threads: 10 sts and 16 rows = 10 x 10 cm (approx 4" x 4").

Please note: The piece is completely worked with 1 thread each of all 3 colors.
Back: Cast on 40 (44, 48) sts with 3 threads and work garter st. For side slant inc 2 x 1 st in every 14th row = 44 (48, 52) sts. When work measures 28 cm (approx 11") from beg co 3 sts on both sides for armholes. Co rem 38 (42, 46) sts when work measures 48 (49, 50) cm (approx 18,8" resp 19,3" resp 19,7") in one go.
Left front: Cast on 25 (27, 29) sts with 3 threads and work like back piece. But for lapel on left border inc 1 st while beg with armholes, then inc another 3 x 1 st in every 8th row. When work measures 48 cm (approx 18,8") from beg co 13 (14, 15) sts for shoulder and leave rem 15 (16, 17) sts rem for collar.
Right front: Work like left front but in reverse and work 1 buttonhole each at a height of approx 16 cm (approx 6,3") and 26 cm (approx 10,2"). For each buttonhole work 3 sts from right edge, then work yo1 and k foll 2 sts tog.
Sleeves: Cast on 36 (38, 40) sts and work garter st. For sleeve slant inc 2 x 1 st in every 16th row on both sides = 40 (42, 44) sts. When sleeve measures 30 cm (approx 11,8") from beg co all sts.
Finishing: Join shoulder seams. For collar pick up 14 (16, 18) sts from back edge of neckline and add sts left rem from both front pieces. Work 10 cm (approx 4") garter st across all sts then co sts. Join side and sleeve seams. Sew in sleeves. Sew on buttons.