Milk Chocolate Jacket
500g of middle weight 100% acryl yarn in light-brown color;
Knitting needles 5,5;
Crochet hook 4;
6 metal bronze buttons.
Stitches control: 17 sts x 20 rows = 10 x 10 cm.
Knit across. Cast on 73 sts and work with stockinette stitch. At 44 cm height, bind off the sts.
Knit across. Cast on 58 sts and work due to the scheme. At 6 cm height, increase 6 x 2 sts and 6 x 3 sts in every 2nd row from right side for neck-hole. Knit straight, make the increased sts as wrong-side pattern. At 24 cm height, finish your work.
Make in symmetry to the right front.
Cast on 39 sts and work with stockinette stitch, increase 10 x 1 st in every 8th row from both sides = 59 sts. At 43 cm height, bind off 4 x 4 sts in every 2nd row from both sides and the rest 27 sts. Total height is about 48 cm.
Cast on 180 sts and work with stockinette stitc, making the first and last 4 sts as wrong-side pattern for plackets. Make decreases from both sides in every 4th row, step back 41 sts from edge, decrease 12 x 1 st = 156 sts. At 24 cm height, bind off the sts.
Make shoulder and side seams, leave cuts of 21 cm long for arm-holes. Make sleeve seams, sew up the sleeves. Sew lower detail. For collar, lift all the sts, make 7 cm of 2 x 2 rib and bind off the sts due to the pattern. Fasten the edge of work and sleeves with 1 row of single crochets and 1 row of “shrimp stitch” with the help of crochet hook. Make 6 button-holes on the right front. Sew buttons.