Medium cool pink
Bright mossy green
Row 1 (WS): With 1 strand each of A and D held tog, *K2, p2, rep from * to end.
Row 2: *K2, p2, rep from * to end.
Rows 3 and 4: *P2, k2, rep from * to end.
Rows 5-8: With 1 strand each of B and D held tog, rep Rows 1-4.
Rows 9-12: With 1 strand each of C and D held tog, rep Rows 1-4.
Rep Rows 1-12 for Stitch and Color Pattern.
With 1 strand each of A and D held tog, cast on 44 (48, 52) sts.
Work in Stitch and Color Pattern until piece measures 8 (8 1/2, 9) in. [20.25 (21.5, 22.75) cm]
from beg, end with a WS row.
Divide for Armholes
Next Row: Work as established over next 9 (10, 11) sts, bind off 4 sts for underarm, work
as established over next 17 (19, 21) sts, bind off 4 sts, work as established to end.
Place 9 (10, 11) sts of Right Front on a holder. Place 18 (20, 22) sts of Back on a 2nd
Continue as established on 9 (10, 11) sts of Left Front and, AT THE SAME TIME, dec 1 st at
neck edge every other row 2 (3, 5) times, then every 4th row 2 (2, 1) time(s) – 5 (5, 5) sts.
Work even until armhole measures 5 1/2 (6, 6 1/2) in. [14 (15.25, 16.5) cm]. Bind off.
Place 9 (10, 11) sts for Right Front onto needle. Beg with a WS row, join yarn and work as
for Left Front, reversing shaping.
Place 18 (20, 22) sts for Back onto needle. Beg with a WS row, join yarn and work as
established until armhole measures same as Left Front armhole. Bind off.
With 1 strand each of A and D held tog, cast on 16 (16, 16) sts. Work in Stitch and Color
Pattern and, AT THE SAME TIME, inc 1 st at each side every 6th row 3 (4, 5) times – 22 (24,
26) sts. When all incs have been completed, work even as established until piece measures 8
(9 1/2, 11) in. [20.25 (24.25, 28) cm] from beg.
Sew shoulder seams. Sew in Sleeves. Sew side and Sleeve seams. Sew buttons to Left Front.
Use spaces between sts of Right Front as buttonholes. Weave in ends.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
p = purl
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
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