Knit Pullover with V-shape Neck-hole
600 (650) 700g of salmon color yarn (66% cotton, 34% polyamide; 110m/50g);
Knitting needles 7.
Size: S (M) L.
1 x 1 rib;
Net pattern: the quantity of sts is multiple 4 + 2 selvage sts. Start and finish every row with 1 selvage st.
1st row (RS): * draw 4 sts from the next 4 sts, leave 4 sts on the LH needle. For this, insert RH needle in the 1st st of the LH needle, as if making cross knit st, draw 1 st through this, then, insert needle in the 1st and 2nd sts of LH needle, as if cross knit st, draw the 2nd st through these sts, then, insert RH needle in the 1st, 2nd and 3rd sts, as if cross knit st, draw the 3rd st through the bottom, insert in the 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th sts, as if cross knit st, draw the 4th st through these sts, after that, slip 4 sts from the LH needle, repeat from *;
2nd row (WS): purls;
3rd row: 2 knit sts, * draw 4 sts from the next 4 sts, as in the 1st row*; repeat from * to * , 2 knit sts;
4th row: purls.
Repeat 1st-4th rows.
Marked decreases: 2 sts for the left front: make all the sts in RS row due to the pattern, until there are 2 sts left, then, make these 2 sts as knit sts; in WS row, make the first 2 sts as knit sts, then, purl3tog, finish due to the pattern.
For right front: in RS row, make the first 2 sts as knit sts, then, work due to the patetrn; in WS row, work due to the pattern, until there are 5 sts left, then, make purl3tog, 2 knti sts.
Stockinette stitch: in RS row – knit sts, in WS row – purls.
Stitches control: 21 sts x 15,5 rows = 10 x 10 cm.
Cast on 110 (118) 126 sts with criss-cross method and make 3 cm of 1 x 1 rib for lower placket. After that, continue work with net pattern. In 51,5 cm = 80 rows (54 cm = 84 rows) 55,5 cm = 86 rows from lower placket, bind off all the sts, making knit2tog. Central 64 (64) 68 sts form neck-hole, outer 23 (27) 29 sts from both sides – shoulders.
Make in the same way, as back, but with V-shape neck-hole. For this, in 31 cm = 48 rows (33,5 cm = 52 rows) 33,5 cm = 52 rows from lower placket, divide the sts in half and finish both sides separately. At the same time, decrease 1 x 2 sts with marked decreases from both sides of neck-hole inwards, then, make marked decreases of 15 (15) 16 x 2 sts in every 2nd row. Bind off the rest 23 (27) 29 sts of shoulders from both sides at the height of back, by means of making knit2tog.
Cast on 44 (48) 52 sts with criss-cross method for each sleeve and make 3 cm of 1 x 1 rib for lower placket. Then, make 2 rows of stockinette stitch, double all the sts between selvage sts = 86 (94) 102 sts, then, continue work with net pattern. In 42,5 cm = 66 rows from lower placket, bind off all the sts.
Make shoulder seams. Sew up the sleeves. Make side and sleeve seams.