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Lion Brand® Lion® Bouclé - Fun Fur®
Pattern Number: 30063
Dress up any outfit with this wear-with-everything easy-to-knit jacket.
SKILL LEVEL: Easy + (Level 3)
SIZE: Small, Medium, Large, 1X, 2X
Finished chest 36 (40, 44, 48, 52)inches
Note: Pattern is written for smallest size with changes for larger sizes in parentheses. When only one number is given, it applies to all sizes. To follow pattern more easily, circle all numbers pertaining to your size before beginning.
930-205 Lion Bouclé Yarn: Sorbet Bright blue, orange and cerise, highlighted with lime green
Quantity needed: 9 Skeins
Alternative Quantity: (10, 12, 12, 14)
320-148 Fun Fur Yarn: Turquoise
Light and lively turquoise.
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Lion Brand Size 10.5 [6.5 mm] 29-inch [75 cm] Circular Knitting Needles
Quantity needed: 1
10.5 sts and 15.5 rows = 4" (10 cm) in St st (k on RS, p on WS) with MC. BE SURE TO CHECK YOUR GAUGE.
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.
You may want to add a selvage stitch at each side of each garment piece. These stitches are not included in the stitch count. It is easier to cast off and seam with a smooth coordinating yarn.
With MC, cast on 48 (52, 58, 62, 68) sts. Work 6 rows in Garter st (k every row). Change to St st and work even until piece measures 15" from beg. Bind off 6 sts at the beg of the next 2 rows. Continue even in St st until armhole measures 9 (9, 10, 10, 11)". Bind off loosely.
With MC, cast on 21 (23, 26, 28, 31) sts. Work 6 rows in Garter st. Change to St st and work even until piece measures 15" from beg. Bind off 6 sts at armhole edge. Continue even in St st until piece measures 21 (21, 22, 22, 23)" from beg. At neck edge, bind off 2 (2, 3, 4, 4) sts, then decrease 1 st every other row 4 times – 9 (11, 13, 14, 17) sts. Continue even in St st until piece measures 24 (24, 25, 25, 26)" from beg. Bind off loosely. Make another Front, reversing all shaping.
With CC, cast on 22 (22, 24, 24, 24) sts and knit 2 rows. Change to MC and work 8 rows in Garter st. Change to CC and knit 2 rows. Change to MC and St st. Increase 1 st each end every 3rd row 0 (0, 0, 0, 4) times, then every 4th row 12 (12, 14, 14, 12) times – 46 (46, 52, 52, 56) sts. Work even until piece measures 18" from beg. Bind off loosely.
Sew Fronts to Back at shoulder seams. Sew Sleeves onto body. Sew side seams and Sleeve seams.
Buttonband:With RS facing and CC, beg at top of Left Front, pick up and k 54 (54, 57, 57, 59) sts. Knit 1 row. Change to MC and work 1" in Garter st ending with a WS row. Change to CC and knit 1 row. Bind off loosely with CC.
Buttonhole band:With RS facing and CC, beg at bottom of Right Front, pick up and k 54 (54, 57, 57, 59) sts. Knit 1 row. Change to MC and work 2 rows in Garter st, ending with a WS row. Buttonhole row (RS) K2 (2, 1, 1, 2), [k2tog, yo, k 10 (10, 11, 11, 11)] 4 times, k2tog, yo, k 2 (2, 2, 2, 3). Knit 3 rows. Change to CC and knit 1 row. Bind off loosely with CC.
Neck:With circular needle, CC and RS facing, pick up and k 58 (58, 62, 66, 66) sts evenly around neckline. Work 8 rows Garter st. Bind off loosely. Weave in ends. Sew buttons opposite buttonholes.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
st(s) = stitch(es)
beg = begin(s)(ning)
CC = contrasting color
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
MC = main color
p = purl
RS = right side
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
WS = wrong side
yo = yarn over
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