Knitting for women Knitting Pullovers Brioche rib pullover with V-neck

Brioche rib pullover with V-neck

Brioche rib pullover with V-neck



Raglan sleeves make this sporty V-neck chic and beautifully comfortable. The cool asphalt gray hue will remain forever in style.

Size: Medium/Large

Materials:

Lana Grossa "Solo Cashmere 110" (100% Cashmere, yardage = 110 m/25 g) 375 g medium gray (#124). 

Knitting needles, one pair each sizes US 3 and 4 (3 and 3.5 mm), one circular needle size US 3 (3 mm).

Rib Pat: K1, P1 Rib.

Half Brioche Rib: over an odd number of sts: RS rows: K1 (selvage st), p1, *with yarn in front of work sl 1 st purlwise, bring yarn to back around needle to make a yo (called sl 1 st with yo), p1; rep from *, end k1 (selvage st). WS rows: P1 (selvage st), k1, *p the next st tog with yo, k1; rep from *, end p1 (selvage st).

Eyelet Pat: over an odd number of sts: RS rows: K1 (selvage st), *yo, k2tog; rep from *, end k1, k1 (selvage st). WS rows: P all sts and yo's. 

Gauge: Half Brioche Rib with US 4 (3.5 mm) needles: 24 sts and 40 rows = 4 x 4"/10 x 10 cm.

Full-Fashioned Double Dec (2 sts are dec'd each side): at beg of row: K1 (selvage st), work 4 sts in Half Brioche Rib, k3tog; at end of row: Work to last 8 sts, SK2P (= sl 1 knitwise, k2tog, pass slip st over K2tog), work 4 sts Half Brioche Rib, k1 (selvage st). 

Full-Fashioned Inc: at beg of row: K1 (selvage st), work 3 sts Half Brioche Rib, insert LH needle into horizontal strand between last st worked and next st on needle, work k1 and p1 into strand; at end of row: work to last 4 sts, insert LH needle into horizontal strand between last st worked and next st on needle, work p1 in back and k1 into strand, work 3 sts in Half Brioche Rib, k1 (selvage st).

Back: With US 3 (3mm) needles, cast on 115 sts and work in Rib Pat for 1/2"/1.5 cm. Change to US 4 (3.5mm) needles and work 2 rows in Eyelet Pat, then cont in Half Brioche Rib until piece measures 14 1/2"/37 cm from beg. Work raglan armhole shaping as foll: Next row (RS): K2tog, work 3 sts in Half Brioche Rib, k3tog, work rib to last 8 sts, SK2P (= sl 1 knitwise, k2tog, pass slip st over k2tog), work 3 sts Half Brioche Rib, k2tog (3 sts dec's each side). Work full-fashioned dec each side every 4th row 19 times. Bind off rem 33 sts.

Front: Work same as Back until piece measures 14 1/2"/37 cm from beg. Work V-neck and raglan armhole shaping as foll: Next row (RS): Work 1st row of raglan armhole shaping same as Back, place the center st on a holder for neck and work both sides at once with separate balls of yarn. Work the full-fashioned decs for armhole every 4th row 15 times, at the same time, dec 1 st at each neck edge every 2nd row 14 times, then every 4th row 10 times.

Left Sleeve: With US 3 (3mm) needles cast on 57 sts and work in Rib Pat for 1 1/4"/3 cm. Change to US 4 (3.5mm) needles and work in Eyelet Pat for 2 rows, then cont in Half Brioche Rib. Work side shaping as foll: Work full-fashioned inc each side every 20th row 8 times = 89 sts. Work even until piece measures 18"/46 cm from beg. Work raglan cap shaping as foll: Work 1st row of raglan armhole shaping same as Back (3 sts dec'd each side). Work full-fashioned dec at beg of RS rows every 4th row 19 times (same as Back) and at end of RS rows every 4th row 15 times (same as Front), then bind off at front edge (beg of WS rows) 5 sts once, 4 sts once, 3 sts once, 2 sts once and 1 st once.

Right Sleeve: Work to correspond to left sleeve, reversing shaping at top of sleeve.

Finishing: Block pieces to measurements. Sew raglan sleeve caps into raglan armholes. For the neckband, with RS facing and circular needle, pick up and k 152 sts evenly around neck edge, including center front st on holder. Join and work in Rib Pat and work double dec over center 3 sts every 2nd row as foll: sl 2 sts as if to k2tog, k1 and pass the slipped sts over the k1. When neckband measures approx 1"/2.5 cm, bind off sts in rib. Sew side and sleeve seams.