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Fuzzy Turtleneck
Lion Brand® Moonlight Mohair
Pattern Number: 50880

SKILL LEVEL:  Experienced (Level 5)
SIZE: XS, Small, Medium, Large, 1X, 2X, 3X
Finished Chest 32 (37 1/4, 41, 44 1/4, 48, 53 1/4, 57) in. [81 (95, 104, 113, 122, 136, 144.5) cm] Length: Short Version 19 (19, 20 1/4, 21, 21 1/4, 23, 23 1/4) in. [48.25 (48.25, 52, 53.25, 54.5, 58.5, 59.75) cm] Long Version 24 (24, 25 1/4, 26, 26 1/4, 28, 28 1/4) in. [61 (61, 64.75, 66, 67.25, 71, 72.5) cm]
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.

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

510-208 Moonlight Mohair Yarn: Arctic Circle White and black with silver sparkles.
Quantity needed: 4 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 35.96
Alternative Quantity: (5, 6, 7, 7, 8, 8)
Note: Note: For the short version, purchase 4 (4, 5, 6, 6, 7, 7) balls

Lion Brand Knitting Needles Size 15 [10 mm]
Quantity needed: 1
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Lion Brand Stitch Holders
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Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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Additional Materials
size 15 [10 mm] double pointed needles OR 16 in. [40 cm] circular needle size 13 [9 mm] double pointed needles OR 16 in. [40 cm] circular needle
GAUGE:
9 sts = 4 in. [10 cm] in St st (k on RS, p on WS) with larger needles. When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles. Making a Gauge Swatch
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.

STITCH EXPLANATION:
M1 (make 1)

An increase worked by lifting horizontal thread lying between needles and placing it onto left needle.

Knit this new stitch through the back loop.



ssk (slip, slip, knit)

Slip next 2 sts as if to knit, one at a time, to right needle; Insert left needle into fronts of these 2 sts and knit them tog


INSTRUCTIONS



BACK
Cast on 36 (42, 46, 50, 54, 60, 64) sts.

Work in St st (k on RS, p on WS) for 2 in.

[5 cm] for short version or 7 in.

[17.75 cm] for long version, end with a WS row.
Next Row (Dec Row): K1, k2tog, k to last 3 sts, ssk, k1 - 34 (40, 44, 48, 52, 58, 62) sts.

Work even for 2 in.

[5 cm], end with a WS row.

Rep Dec Row − 32 (38, 42, 46, 50, 56, 60) sts.

Work even for 4 in.

[10 cm], end with a WS row.
Next Row (Inc Row): K1, m1, k to last st, m1, k1 − 34 (40, 44, 48, 52, 58, 62) sts
Work even for 2 in.

[5 cm], end with a WS row.

Rep Inc Row − 36 (42, 46, 50, 54, 60, 64) sts.

Work even until piece measures 12 (12, 13, 13, 14, 14, 14) in.

[30.5 (30.5, 33, 33, 35.5, 35.5, 35.5) cm] for short version or 17 (17, 18, 18, 19, 19, 19) in.

[43.25 (43.25, 45.75, 45.75, 48.25, 48.25, 48.25) cm] for long version.



Shape Armhole
Bind off 2 (3, 4, 4, 5, 5, 6) sts at beg of next 2 rows.

Dec 1 st at each edge every RS row 2 (3, 3, 4, 4, 6, 6) times − 28 (30, 32, 34, 36, 38, 40) sts.

Work even until Back measures 19 (19, 20 1/4, 21, 21 1/4, 23, 23 1/4) in.

[48.25 (48.25, 52, 53.25, 54.5, 58.5, 59.75) cm] for short version or 24 (24, 25 1/4, 26, 26 1/4, 28, 28 1/4) in.

[61 (61, 64.75, 66, 67.25, 71, 72.5) cm] for long version.



Shape Shoulder
Bind off 3 (4, 5, 5, 6, 6, 6) sts at beg of next 2 rows, then bind off 4 (4, 4, 5, 5, 6, 7) sts at beg of next 2 rows.

Place remaining 14 sts on holder for Back Neck.



FRONT
Work as for Back until Front measures 17 (17, 18 1/4, 19, 19 1/4, 21, 21 1/4) in.

[43.25 (43.25, 47, 48.25, 49.5, 53.5, 54.5) cm] for short version or 22 (22, 23 1/4, 24, 24 1/4, 26, 26 1/4) in.

[56 (56, 59.75, 61, 62.25, 66, 67.25) cm] for long version.



Shape Neck
Work across 10 (11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16) sts and slip to a holder, bind off center 8 sts, work across remaining 10 (11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16) sts.

Working on 10 (11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16) sts, dec 1 st at Neck edge every row 3 times.

Work even same length as Back to Shoulder.



Shape Shoulder
Bind off 3 (4, 5, 5, 6, 6, 6) sts at Shoulder edge, work 1 row even.

Bind off remaining 4 (4, 4, 5, 5, 6, 7) sts.

Slip sts from holder back to needle, and rep neck and shoulder shaping on other side.



FINISHING

Collar

From RS with larger double pointed needles, k14 sts from Back Neck holder, pick up and k7 sts along Left Front Neck, 8 sts across Center Front Neck and 7 sts along Right Front Neck − 36 sts.

Join, place marker for beginning of rnd.

Work in St st (k every rnd) until Collar measures 10 in.

[25.5 cm] from beg.

Change to smaller double pointed needles and work even for 3 in.

[7.5 cm] more.

Bind off.



Armhole Edging

With RS facing and larger double pointed needles, pick up and k 30 (30, 32, 34, 36, 38, 40) sts around Armhole.

Bind off.

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
k = knit
p = purl
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
ch-space = space previously made
dc = double crochet
Pm = place marker
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
sl st = slip stitch
sp(s) = space(s)
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
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beg = begin(s)(ning)
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
p = purl
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rev = revers(e)(ing)
RS = right side
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
tbl = through the back loop
tog = together
WS = wrong side
ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
tr = treble (triple) crochet
ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
k = knit
p = purl
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
p = purl
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
St st = Stockinette stitch
tog = together
WS = wrong side


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