Knitting for women Knitting Pullovers Wide-neck raglan jumper knitting pattern free

Wide-neck raglan jumper knitting pattern free

Wide-neck raglan jumper knitting pattern free



SIZE 6-8 (10-12 : 14-16 : 18-20 : 22-24 : 26-28)

YARN

King Cole Smooth DK (DK weight; 100% acrylic; 216m/236yds per 100g ball):  

PEWTER (930) 5 (5 : 6 : 6 : 6 : 7) x100g ball

NEEDLES & ACCESSORIES 

1 pair 3.25mm (UK 10/US 3) knitting needles

1 pair 4mm (UK 8/US 6) knitting needles

2 stitch holders

TENSION 22 sts and 28 rows to 10cm over st st on 4mm needles 

FRONT

Using 3.25mm needles and the thumb method, cast on 93 (103:113:123:133:143) sts evenly, taking care not to cast on tightly. Purl 6 rows. Change to 4mm needles. Work in patt:

Row 1 (RS): K2, (yo, skpo, K2tog, yo, K1) to last st, K1. 

Row 2: Purl.

Rows 3 to 8: Rep rows 1-2, 3 more times. 

Row 9: K2, (yo, skpo, K5, K2tog, yo, K1) to last st, K1.

Rows 10, 12 and 14: Purl. 

Row 11: K3, (yo, skpo, K3, K2tog, yo, K3) to end. 

Row 13: K4, (yo, skpo, K1, K2tog, yo, K5) to last 9 sts, yo, skpo, K1, K2tog, yo, K4. 

Row 15: K5, (yo, Sl 1, K2tog, psso, yo,K7) to last 8 sts, yo, Sl 1, K2tog, psso, yo, K5. 

Row 16: Purl. 

These 16 rows set the patt. Cont in patt until work measures 37cm from beg, ending after a purl row. 

SHAPE RAGLAN

Rows 1 and 2: Cast off 2(3:4:4:5:6) sts, work to end. 89 (97:105:115:123:131) sts.

Cont shaping with ribbed borders as folls:

*** Row 3: K2, P1, K1, P1, skpo, work to last 7sts, K2tog, P1, K1, P1, K2. 2sts dec'd.

Row 4: (K1, P1) 3 times, work to last 6 sts, (P1, K1) 3 times. 

Row 5: K2, (P1, K1) twice,work to last 6 sts, (K1, P1) twice, K2.

Row 6: As row 4. ***

Rep the last 4 rows 10 (9:7:6:5:2) times more, ending after row 6. 67 (77:89:101:111:125) sts.

Now rep rows 3 and 4 only until 61 (63:63: 65:67:67) sts rem, ending after row 4.

DIVIDE FOR NECK

Row 1: K2,P1, K1, P1, skpo, turn.

Cont on th is group of 6 sts for first half of neck.

Row 2: (P1, K1) 3 times.

Row 3: K2, P1, K1, K2tog. 5 sts.

Row 4: P2, K1, P1, K1.

Row 5: K2, P1, K2tog. 4 sts. 

Row 6: (P1, K1) twice.

Row 7: K2, K2tog. 3 sts.

Row 8: P2, K1.

Row 9: K1, K2tog. 2sts.

Row 10: P2 tog and fasten off.

With RS facing, slip next 47 (49:49:51:53:53) sts on a stitch holder and leave. Neatly rejoin yarn to rem 7 sts.

WORK SECOND HALF OF NECK

Row 1 (RS): K2tog, P1, K1, P1, K2. 6 sts.

Row 2: (K1, P1) 3 times.

Row 3: Skpo, K1, P1, K2. 5 sts.

Row 4: K1, P1, K1, P2.

Row 5: Skpo, P1, K2. 4sts. 

Row 6: (K1, P1) twice.

Row 7: Skpo, K2. 3 sts.

Row 8: K1, P2.

Row 9: Skpo, K1. 2 sts.

Row 10: P2tog tbl and fasten off.

BACK

Work as Front.

SLEEVES

Using 3.25mm needle sand the thumb method, cast on 38 (38:40:42:42:44) sts evenly, taking care not to cast on tightly. Purl 6 rows. Change to 4mm needles. Beg with a knit row, work 8 rows in st st.

Cont in st st, shaping sleeve by inc 1st at each end of next row, then on every foll 8th (6th:6th:4th:4th: 4th) row until there are 52 (56:56:56:68:82) sts, then on every foil 8th (8th:6th:6th:6th:6th) row until there are 66 (70:76:82:86:92) sts.

Cont straight until sleeve measures 44 cm from beg, measured through centre of work, ending after a purl row.

SHAPE RAGLAN

Rows 1 and 2: Cast off 2 (3:4:4:5:6) StS, work to end. 62(64:68:74:76:80) sts.

Cont shaping with ribbed borders. Work as Front from *** to ***.

Rep the last 4 rows 7 (10:10:10:12:12) times more, ending after row6. 46(42:46:52:50:54) sts. Now rep rows 3 and 4 only until 18 (22:22: 22:24:26) sts rem, ending after row 4. Change to 3.5mm needles.

Next row: K2, (P1, K1) twice, K to last 6 sts, (K1, P1) twice, K2. Cast off evenly knitwise.

FRONT & BACK NECK EDGING

With RS facing and 3.25mm needles, neatly pick up and knit 7 sts from neck shaping, kn it across centre 47 (49:49:51:53:53) sts on stitch holder, finally pick up and knit 7 sts from second side of neck shaping. 61 (63:63:65:67:67) sts. Cast off evenly knitwise.

MAKING UP

Join back raglan shapings. Join front raglan shapings leaving upper 15 rows free. Join side and sleeve seams.