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Zigzag Jumper Knitting Pattern Free

Zigzag Jumper Knitting Pattern Free



SIZES

To fit: 81[86:91:97:102:107:112:117]cm

(32[34:36:38:40:42:44:46]in)

Actual measurement: 92[98:103:109:115:121:127:132]cm

(36.25[38.5: 40.75:43.25:45.5:47.75:50:52.25]in)

Length to shoulder: 69[70:71:72:73:74:74.5:75]cm

(27[27.5:28:28.5:28.75:29.25:29.35:29.5]in)

Sleeve length: 44[47:47:47:47:48:48:49]cm

(17.25[18.5:18.5:18.5:18.5:19:19:19.25]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

Rico Design Essentials Soft Merino Aran 100% wool (approx 100m per 50g) 13[13:14:14:15:15:16:16] x 50g balls 20 Light Grey

1 pair 4.5mm needles

2 pairs of 5mm needles

1 circular 5mm needle 80cm long

4 stitch markers

Row counter

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

TENSION

18 sts and 27 rows to 10cm over Zig Zag Patt using 5mm needles.

18 sts and 33 rows to 10cm over Garter Stitch using 5mm needles.

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

PATTERN NOTES

When working decreases on a RS row, work ssk at the beginning and k2tog at the end. On a WS row p2tog at the beginning and p2tog tbl at the end of the row.

Zigzag Pattern (8 sts and 16 rows)

Row 1 (RS): K1, p1, k1, p5.

Row 2: K5, p1, k1, p1. 

Row 3: K1, p1, k5, p1.

Row 4: K1, p5, k1, p1.

Row 5: K1, p5, k1, p1.

Row 6: K1, p1, k5, p1. 

Row 7: K5, p1, k1, p1.

Row 8: K1, p1, k1, p5.

Row 9: P4, [k1, p1, k1, p5] to last 4 sts, (k1, p1) twice.

Row 10: (K1, p1) twice, [k5, p1, k1, p1] to last 4 sts, k4.

Row 11: K3, [p1, k1, p1, k5]to last 5 sts, p1, k1, p1, k2. 

Row 12: P2, k1, p1, k1, [p5, k1, p1, k1] to last 3 sts, p3.

Row 13: P2, [k1, p1, k1, p5] to last 6 sts, k1, p1, k1, p3.

Row 14: K3, p1, k1, p1, [k5, p1, k1, p1] to last 2 sts, k2.

Row 15: K1, [p1, k1, p1, k5] to last 7 sts, p1, k1, p1, k4.

Row 16: P4, k1, p1, k1, [p5, k1, p1, k1] to last st, p1.

These 16 rows form patt and are repeated.

Garter Stitch (g st) - Flat Knitting

All rows: Knit.

Garter Stitch (g st) - Circular Knitting

Round 1 (RS): Knit.

Round 2 (RS): Purl.

BACK AND FRONT (BOTH ALIKE)

Using 4.5mm needles, cast on 82[88:92:98:102:108:112:118] sts. Knit 5 rows.

Change to 5mm needles and commence Zigzag Patt as folls:

Row 1 (RS): K1[0:2:1:3:2:0:3], work Zigzag Patt Row 1 10[11:11:12:12:13:14:14] times, k1 [0:2:1:3:2:0:3].

Row 2 (WS): K1 [0:2:1:3:2:0:3], work Zigzag Patt Row 2 10[11:11:12:12:13:14:14] times, k1 [0:2:1:3:2:0:3].

Cont in patt as set, working the 1 [0:2:1:3:2:0:3] sts at edges in g st as set and Zig Zag Patt as set. Work a total of eight 16 row patterns reps, ending with a WS row.

Shape raglan

Cont in patt as set cast off 4[4:4:5:5:5:6:6] sts at beg of the next 2 rows. 74[80:84:88:92:98:100:106] sts.

Dec 1 st at each end of next and every foll RS row to 62[68:72:76:80:86:88:94] sts. Put these sts on spare needle.

SLEEVES

Using 4.5mm needles, cast on 44[44:46:46:48:48:50:50] sts.

Knit 5 rows.

Change to 5mm needles and commence Zig Zag Patt as folls:

Row 1 (RS): K2[2:3:3:0:0:1:1], work Zig Zag patt Row 9[1:15:15:15:13:13:9] 5[5:5:5:6:6:6:6] times, k2[2:3:3:0:0:1:1].

Row 2 (WS): K2[2:3:3:0:0:1:1], work Zig Zag patt Row 10[2:16:16:16:14:14:10] 5[5:5:5:6:6:6:6] times, k2[2:3:3:0:0:1:1].

Work 4 rows as set.

Row 7 (RS) (inc): Inc in first st, patt as set to last st, inc in last st. 46[46:48:48:50:50:52:52] sts. Inc as set every 10[10:10:8:8:6:6] rows to 62[66:68:70:72:76:78:80] sts.

Cont in patt as set until Sleeve meas 44[47:47:47:47:48:48:48:49]cm (17.25[18.5:18.5:18.5:18.5:19:19:19.25]in), ending with a WS row.

Shape raglan

Cont in patt as set cast off 4[4:4:5:5:5:6:6] sts at beg of next 2 rows. 54[58:60:60:62:66:66:68] sts.

Dec 1 st at each end of next and every RS row to 42[46:48:48:50:54:54:56] sts. Put these sts on the spare needle.

YOKE

With RS's facing and using 5mm circular needle and starting with sts from Back, Sleeve 1, Front, and finally Sleeve 2, cont as folls:

Dec row: (Back sts): K5[6:5:7:4:7:5:6], (k2tog, k8[7:8:8:8:8:9:8]) 5[6:6:6:7:7:7:8] times, k2tog, k5[6:5:7:4:7:4:6], pm, (Sleeve 1): k5[6:5:5:4:4:4:3], (k2tog, k8[9:7:7:8:7:7:6]) 3[3:4:4:4:5:5:6] times, k2tog, k5[5:5:5:4:3:3:3], pm, (Front sts): k5[6:5:7:4:7:5:6], (k2tog, k8[7:8:8:8:8:9:8]) 5[6:6:6:7:7:7:8] times, k2tog, k5[6:5:7:4:7:4:6], pm, (Sleeve 2): k5[6:5:5:4:4:4:3], (k2tog, k8[9:7:7:8:7:7:6]) 3[3:4:4:4:5:5:6] times, k2tog, k5[5:5:5:4:3:3:3]. 188(206:216:224:234:252:256:268] sts.

Join, into a rnd pm at join and work in the rnd with RS facing, working in g st (circular knitting) from Round 1. There are now 4 markers. Work 2 rnds in g st.

Round 3 (dec): Sm, k1, k2tog, [k to 3 sts before m, ssk, k1, sm, k1, k2tog] 3 times, k to 3 sts before m, ssk, k1. 180(198:208:216:226:244:248:260]sts. Work dec rnd every 4th rnd to 148(174:176:176:186:204:200:212] sts.

Work dec rnd every 2nd rnd to 76(78:80:80:82:84:88:92] sts.

Work without shaping until straight section meas 8.5cm (3.25in), ending at end of Round 2. Cast off.

TO FINISH OFF

Sew raglans together. Sew Sleeve and side seams. Block lightly and weave in ends.