Sizes are small and Medium ( )
Size 9mm knitting needles,6mm crochet hook
300gms hand dyed 12ply boucle mohair
Abbreviations sts. = stitches; K = knit; st. = stich;
Increase by knitting into the front of the stitch and then the back.
IMPORTANT - If you do not blend your hanks of yarn, you may get sudden changes of colour. If you are using one of our 300gm balls, this is not a problem. Otherwise, wind hanks of yarn into balls. Knit two rows from one ball, and two from another ball to blend.
Cast on 26(28) sts.
Knit 34 rows
Increase each end of next row and following 4th (6th) row until you have 38 (40) sts
Cast on 40 (42) sts at beginning of next 2 rows - 118 (124) sts. Knit 16 (18) rows.
Knit 59 (62) sts. and turn. Continue on these 59 (62)sts, putting remaining sts on stich holder. Knit 36 (38) rows
Break yarn and join to other sts. Knit 36(38) rows.
Knit across all sts.
Knit 16 (18) rows
Cast off 40 (42)sts. at beginning of next 2 rows
Decrease each end of next row and again in following 4th (6th) row until you have 26 (28)sts
Knit 34 rows. Cast off.
Fold your work at the neck. Pin sleeves and sides then sew up using a crochet hook, weaving the yarn through the two edges. Do a row of double crochet around the neckline. You can also close up the neckline a bit if too wide.