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3/4 Sleeve Classic Pullover
Lion Brand® Vanna's Glamour®
Pattern Number: 80667AD This chic sweater makes a fabulous statement.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: Small, Medium, Large, 1X, 2X
Finished Bust 37 (40, 43, 47, 51) in. (94 (101.5, 109, 119.5, 129.5) cm) Finished Length 23 1/2 (24, 24, 24 1/2, 25) in. (59.5 (61, 61, 62, 63.5) 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

861-170 Vanna's Glamour Yarn: Topaz

Light gold with metallic gold


Quantity needed: 5 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 23.45
Alternative Quantity: (6, 7, 8, 8)

Lion Brand Knitting Needles- Size 5 [3.75 mm]
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.70


Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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GAUGE:
22 sts + 32 rows = 4 in. (10 cm) in St st (k on RS, p on WS). 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:
PATTERN STITCH
K1, p1 Rib
Row 1: *K1, p1; rep from * to end of row.


Row 2: K the knit sts and p the purl sts.


Rep Row 2 for K1, p1 Rib.


INSTRUCTIONS
SWEATER
BACK
Cast on 92 (100, 106, 118, 126) sts.


Work in K1, p1 Rib until piece measures 2 1/2 in.

(6.5 cm) from beg, increase 10 (10, 12, 12, 14) sts evenly spaced across last row - 102 (110, 118, 130, 140) sts.


Change to St st (k on RS, p on WS) and work until piece measures 14 (14, 14, 14, 14 1/2) in.

(35.5 (35.5, 35.5, 35.5, 36.5) cm) from beg, end with a WS row.


Shape Armholes
Bind off 6 (6, 8, 9, 9) sts at beg of next 2 rows - 90 (98, 102, 112, 122) sts.

Dec 1 st each side every other row 4 (6, 7, 9, 11) times - 82 (86, 88, 94, 100) sts.

Work until armhole measures 8 1/2 (9, 9, 9 1/2, 9 1/2) in.

(21.5 (23, 23, 24, 24) cm), end with a WS row.


Shape Neck
K27 (28, 28, 30, 33), bind off center 28 (30, 32, 34, 34) sts, k to end of row.


Left Shoulder
Working on left shoulder sts only, continue as follows:
Row 1 (WS): Bind off 7 (7, 7, 7, 8) sts, p to end of row.


Row 2: Bind off 3 (3, 3, 4, 4) sts, k to end of row.


Row 3: Bind off 7 (7, 7, 7, 8) sts, p to end of row.


Row 4: Bind off 3 (3, 3, 4, 4) sts, k to end of row.


Bind off remaining 7 (8, 8, 8, 9) sts.


Right Shoulder
Rejoin yarn to work right shoulder.


Row 1 (WS): Bind off 3 (3, 3, 4, 4) sts, p to end of row.


Row 2: Bind off 7 (7, 7, 7, 8) sts, k to end of row.


Row 3: Bind off 3 (3, 3, 4, 4) sts, p to end of row.


Row 4: Bind off 7 (7, 7, 7, 8) sts, k to end of row.

Purl 1 row.

Bind off remaining 7 (8, 8, 8, 9) sts.
FRONT
Work same as Back until armhole measures 6 1/4 (6 3/4, 6, 6 1/2, 6 1/2) in.

(16 (17, 15, 16, 16) cm), end with a WS row - 82 (86, 88, 94, 100) sts.


Shape Neck
K33 (34, 34, 35, 38), bind off next 16 (18, 20, 24, 24) sts, k to end of row.


Right Shoulder
Working on right shoulder sts only, purl 1 row.


Bind off 2 sts at beg of next RS row 4 (4, 3, 3, 3) times.

At same edge, dec 1 st every other row 4 (4, 6, 6, 6) times - 21 (22, 22, 23, 26) sts.

Purl 1 row.

Knit 1 row.


Row 1 (WS): Bind off 7 (7, 7, 7, 8) sts, p to end of row.


Row 2: Knit.


Row 3: Bind off 7 (7, 7, 8, 9) sts, p to end of row.


Row 4: Knit.


Bind off remaining 7 (8, 8, 8, 9) sts.


Left Shoulder
Rejoin yarn to work Left Shoulder.


Bind off 2 sts at the beg of every WS row 4 (4, 3, 3, 3) times.

Dec 1 st at beg of every WS row 4 (4, 6, 6, 6) times - 21 (22, 22, 23, 26) sts.

Knit 1 row.

Purl 1 row.


Row 1 (RS): Bind off 7 (7, 7, 7, 8) sts, k to end of row.


Row 2: Purl.


Row 3: Bind off 7 (7, 7, 8, 9) sts, k to end of row.


Row 4: Purl.


Bind off remaining 7 (8, 8, 8, 9) sts.
SLEEVES (make 2)
Cast on 46 (48, 52, 56, 58) sts.


Work in K1, p1 Rib until piece measures 2 1/2 in.

(6.5 cm) from beg, inc 7 (7, 6, 6, 7) sts evenly spaced across last row - 53 (55, 58, 62, 65) sts.


Knit 1 row, purl 1 row.


Next Row: Knit, inc 1 st each side - 55 (57, 60, 64, 67) sts.


Continue to work in St st, AT THE SAME TIME, inc 1 st each side every 6 rows 11 (11, 11, 12, 12) times - 77 (79, 82, 88, 91) sts.

Work until piece measures 11 (11, 11 1/2, 11 1/2, 11 1/2) in.

(28 (28, 29, 29, 29) cm) from beg, end with a WS row.


Shape Sleeve Cap
Bind off 6 (6, 7, 9, 9) sts at beg of the next 2 rows - 65 (67, 68, 70, 73) sts.


Dec 1 st each side every other row 5 (6, 6, 5, 7) times - 55 (55, 56, 60, 59) sts.


Dec 1 st each side every 4th row 6 (6, 6, 7, 6) times - 43 (43, 44, 46, 47) sts.


Dec 1 st each side every other row 3 times - 37 (37, 38, 40, 41) sts.


Bind off 3 sts at beg of next 4 rows; 8 sts at beg of next 2 rows.


Bind off remaining 9 (9, 10, 12, 13) sts.
FINISHING
Sew left shoulder seam.


Neckband: From RS, join yarn at right shoulder and pick up and k40 (42, 44, 46, 46) sts along Back neck, 50 (54, 58, 62, 62) sts along Front neck - 90 (96, 102, 108, 108) sts.


Work 5 rows in K1, p1 Rib.


Bind off.


Sew right shoulder and neckband seam.

Sew in Sleeves.

Sew side and Sleeve seams.

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
p = purl
p2tog = purl 2 together
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
st(s) = stitch(es)
yo = yarn over
How to read the label
beg = begin(s)(ning)
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
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side


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