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Women's aran jumper knitting pattern free

Women's aran jumper knitting pattern free



SIZES

To fit: 81[86:91:97:102]cm 

(32[34:36:38:40]in)

Actual measurement: 100[106:112:118:124]cm

(23.5[41.75:44:34.5:48.75]in)

Length: 60[61:62:63:64]cm

(23.5[24:24.5:24.75:25]in)

Sleeve length: 45[45:46:46:46]cm

 (17.75[17.75:18:18:18]in)

Figures in square brackets refer to larger sizes: where there is only one set of figures this applies to all sizes.

YOU WILL NEED

MillaMia Naturally Soft Aran 100% extra fine Merino wool (approx 80m per 50g)

16[17:18:19:20]x50g balls 221 Ivory

1 pair each 4.5mm and 5mm needles

Optional: 1 x 4.5mm and 5mm circular needle for larger sizes

Stitch holders

Cable needle

Row counter

Note: Yarn amounts given are based on average requirements and are approximate.

TENSION

18 sts and 24 rows to 10cm over st st using 5mm needles.

Use larger or smaller needles if necessary to obtain correct tension.

ABBREVIATIONS

cn = cable needle

C4B = cable 4 back - slip next 2 sts onto cn and hold at back of work, k2, then k2 from cn.

C4F = cable 4 front slip - next 2 sts onto cn and hold at front of work, k2, then k2 from cn.

Cr3B = cross 3 back - slip next st onto cn and hold at back of work, k2, then pi from cn.

Cr3F = cross 3 front - slip next 2 sts onto cn and hold at front of work, pi, then k2 from cn.

Cr5B = cross 5 back - slip next 3 sts onto cn and hold at back of work, k2, slip 3rd st from cn back on LH needle, p this st, then k2 from cn.

PATTERN NOTES

Panel A (worked over 15 sts)

Row 1 (RS): K2, p2, Cr3F, p1, Cr3B, p2, k2.

Row 2: P2, k3, p2, k1, p2, k3, p2.

Row 3: K2, p3, Cr5B, p3, k2.

Row 4: As Row 2.

Row 5: K2, p2, Cr3B, p1, Cr3F, p2, k2.

Row 6: P2, k2, p2, k3, p2, k2, p2.

Row 7: K2, p1, Cr3B, p3, Cr3F, p1, k2.

Row 8: P2, k1, p2, k5, p2, k1, p2.

Row 9: K2, p1, k2, p5, k2, p1, k2.

Row 10: As Row 8.

Row 11: K2, p1, Cr3F, p3, Cr3B, p1, k2.

Row 12: P2, k2, p2, k3, p2, k2, p2.

These 12 rows form patt and are rep throughout.

Panel B (worked over 10 sts)

Row 1 (RS): P2, k2, C4B, p2.

Row 2: K2, p6, k2.

Row 3: P2, C4F, k2, p2.

Row 4: As Row 2.

These 4 rows form patt and are rep throughout.

Panel C (worked over 30 sts)

Row 1 (RS): P6, [Cr3B, Cr3F] 3 times, p6.

Row 2: K6, p2, k2, p4, k2, p4, k2, p2, k6.

Row 3: P5, Cr3B, [p2, C4B] twice, p2, Cr3F, p5.

Row 4 and every foll alt row: K all k sts and p the p sts.

Row 5: P4, Cr3B, p2, [Cr3B, Cr3F] twice, p2, Cr3F, p4.

Row 7: P3, [Cr3B, p2] twice, C4F, (p2, Cr3F] twice, p3.

Row 9: P2, [Cr3B, p2] twice, Cr3B, Cr3F, [p2, Cr3F] twice, p2.

Row 11: P2, [k2, p3] twice, k2, p2, k2, [p3, k2] twice, p2.

Row 13: P2, [Cr3F, p2] twice, Cr3F, Cr3B, [p2, Cr3B] twice, p2.

Row 15: P3, [Cr3F, p2] twice, C4F, [p2, Cr3B] twice, p3.

Row 17: P4, Cr3F, p2, [Cr3F, Cr3B] twice, p2, Cr3B, p4.

Row 19: P5, Cr3F, [p2, C4B] twice, p2, Cr3B, p5.

Row 21: P6, [Cr3F, Cr3B] 3 times, p6.

Row 23: P7, [C4F, p2] twice, C4F, p7.

Row 24: K7, [p4, k2] twice, p4, k7.

These 24 rows form patt and are rep throughout.

BACK

With 4.5mm needles cast on 112[116:124:128:136] sts.

Sizes 1,4 and 5 only

Rib row 1: (K2, p2) 12[14:15] times, k4, (p2, k4) twice, (p2, k2) 12[14:15] times.

Rib row 2: (P2, k2) 12(14:15] times, p4, (k2, p4) twice, (k2, p2) 12[14:15] times.

Sizes 2 and 3 only

Rib row 1: (P2, k2) 12[13] times, p2, k4, (p2, k4) twice, (p2, k2) 12[13] times, p2.

Rib row 2: (K2, p2) 12[13] times, k2, p4, (k2, p4) twice, (k2, p2) 12[13] times, k2.

All sizes

Rep last 2 rows 8 times more and first row again.

Inc row: Rib 11 [13:17:19:23], m1, rib 24, m1, rib 10, m1, rib 22, m1, rib 10, m1, rib 24, m1, rib 11 [13:17:19:23]. 118[122:130:134:142] sts.

Change to 5mm needles and patt.

Row 1: K0[2:2:0:0], (p2, k2) 1[1:2:3:4] times, work across Row 1 of Panels, A, B, A, C, A, B, and A, (k2, p2) 1[1:2:3:4] times, k0[2:2:0:0].

Row 2: P0[2:2:0:0], (k2, p2) 1[1:2:3:4] times, work across Row 2 of Panels, A, B, A, C, A, B, and A, (p2, k2) 1[1:2:3:4] times, p0[2:2:0:0].

Row 3: P0[2:2:0:0], (k2, p2) 1[1:2:3:4] times, work across Row 3 of Panels, A, B, A, C, A, B, and A, (p2, k2) 1 [1:2:3:4] times, p0[2:2:0:0].

Row 4: K0[2:2:0:0], (p2, k2) 1[1:2:3:4] times, work across Row 4 of Panels, A, B, A, C, A, B, and A, (k2, p2) 1[1:2:3:4] times, k0[2:2:0:0].

These 4 rows set position for patt panels and form Double Moss st at sides.

Work straight until Back meas 57[58:59:60:61]cm (22.5(22.75:23.25:23.5:24]in) from cast-on edge, ending with a WS row.

Shape upper arms

Cast off 8 sts at beg of next 6 rows. 70[74:82:86:94] sts.

Shape shoulders

Cast off 9[9:10:10:11] sts at beg of next 2 rows. 52[56:62:66:72] sts.

Cast off 9[10:12:13:15] sts at beg of foil 2 rows. 34(36:38:40:42] sts.

Leave rem sts on a holder.

FRONT

Work as given for Back until Front meas 52[53:54:55:56]cm (20.5(21:21.25:21.5:22]in) from cast-on edge, ending with a WS row. 118(122:130:134:142] sts.

Shape neck

Next row: Patt 49(50:53:54:57], turn and work on these sts for first side of Front neck.

Next row: Patt to end.

Next row: Patt to last 2 sts, work 2 tog.

Rep last 2 rows 6 times more. 42(43:46:47:50] sts.

Work straight until Front matches Back to shoulder, ending at armhole edge.

Shape upper arm

Cast off 8 sts at beg of next and 2 foll RS rows. 18(19:22:23:26] sts.

Work 1 row.

Shape shoulder

Cast off 9(9:10:10:11] sts at beg of next row.

Work 1 row.

Cast off rem 9(10:12:13:15] sts.

With RS facing slip next 20(22:24:26:28] sts onto a spare needle or holder, rejoin yarn to rem sts, patt to end.

Next row: Patt to end.

Next row: Work 2 tog, patt to end.

Rep last 2 rows 6 times more. 42(43:46:47:50] sts.

Work straight until Front meas same as Back to upper arm shaping, ending at armhole edge.

Shape upper arm

Cast off 8 sts at beg of next and 2 foll WS rows. 18(19:22:23:26] sts.

Work 1 row.

Shape shoulder

Cast off 9(9:10:10:11] sts at beg of next row.

Work 1 row.

Cast off rem 9(10:12:13:15] sts.

SLEEVES

With 4.5mm needles cast on 56(56:60:60:60] sts.

Sizes 1 and 2 only

Rib row 1: (K2, p2) 5 times, k4, (p2, k4) twice, (p2, k2) 5 times.

Rib row 2: (P2, k2) 5 times, p4, (k2, p4) twice, (k2, p2) 5 times.

Sizes 3,4 and 5 only

Rib row 1: (P2, k2) 5 times, p2, k4, (p2, k4) twice, (p2, k2) 5 times, p2.

Rib row 2: (K2, p2) 5 times, k2, p4, (k2, p4) twice, (k2, p2) 5 times, k2.

All sizes

Rep last 2 rows for 10cm (4in) ending with first rib row.

Inc row: Rib 7[7:9:9:9], m1, rib 10, ml, rib 22, m1, rib 10, m1, rib 7[7:9:9:9]. 60(60:64:64:64]sts. 

Change to 5mm needles and patt.

Row 1: K0[0:2:2:2], work across Row 1 of Panels, A, C and A, k0[0:2:2:2].

Row 2: P0[0:2:2:2], work across Row 2 of Panels, A, C and A, p0[0:2:2:2].

These 2 rows set position for patt panels.

Inc and work in Double Moss st, one st at each end of next and every foll 6th row to 84(84:88:88:88] sts.

Cont straight until Sleeve meas 45[45:46:46:46]cm (17.75(17.75:18:18:18]in) from cast-on edge, ending with a WS row.

Shape sleeve top

Cast off 8 sts at beg of next 6 rows. 36(36:40:40:40] sts. Cast off.

NECKBAND

Join right shoulder seam.

With RS facing and 4.5mm needles, pick up and k30 sts down left side of front neck, k across 20(22:24:26:28] sts at centre front, pick up and k30 sts up right side of front neck, k across 34(36:38:40:42] sts on back neck holder. 114(118:122:126:130] sts.

Rib row 1: P2, (k2, p2) to end.

Rib row 2: K2, (p2, k2) to end.

Rep last row 3 times more and first row again. Cast off in rib.

TO FINISH OFF

Join left shoulder and neckband seams. Sew on Sleeves. Join side and Sleeve seams. Darn in loose ends.