Premier® Yarns Jungle Girl Coat

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by Premier® Design Team

Premier® Yarns Jungle Girl Coat

Soft, warm, stylish coat – you’ll want to make more than one!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2+ hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Use a gauge of 12 sts x 16 rows = 4” in St st to create coat. Pattern for sizes Small (Medium, Large, 1X, 2X). You will need 8 (9, 11, 12, 14) skeins and 8 (8, 8, 9, 9) - 1” buttons for completed project. FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Bust: 34 (38, 42, 46, 50)” Length to Underarm: 16” Yoke Depth: 7½ (8, 9, 9½, 10)”
  • 2
    BACK: Cast on 60 (66, 72, 78, 84) sts. Knit 10 rows. Shape Sides Row 1 (RS): Knit. Row 2: Purl. Dec row: K1, k2tog, knit to last 3 sts, ssk, k1 – 2 sts dec’d. Work 17 rows even in St st (knit on RS rows, purl on WS rows). Rep these last 18 rows, 2 more times, then rep a Dec row 1 more time – 52 (58, 64, 70, 76) sts rem. Work even in St st, if necessary, until Back meas 16” from cast-on edge, ending with a WS row. Shape Armholes Bind off 2 (4, 5, 5, 7) sts at beg of next 2 rows – 48 (50, 54, 60, 62) sts rem. Dec row (RS): K1, ssk, knit to last 3 sts, k2tog, k1 – 2 sts dec’d. Purl a WS row. Rep these 2 rows, 13 (14, 15, 18, 19) more times – 20 (20, 22, 22, 22) sts rem. Bind off all sts.
  • 3
    LEFT FRONT: Cast on 33 (36, 39, 42, 45) sts. Knit 10 rows. Shape Sides Row 1 (RS): Knit. Row 2: K4 (buttonband sts), purl. Dec row: K1, ssk, knit to end – 1 st dec’d. Work 17 rows even in patt as established. Rep these last 18 rows, 2 more times, then rep a Dec row 1 more time – 28 (31, 34, 37, 40) sts rem. Work even in patt, if necessary, until Front meas 16” from cast-on edge, ending with a WS row. Shape Armholes Next row (RS): Bind off 2 (4, 5, 5, 7) sts, knit to end – 26 (27, 29, 32, 33) sts rem. Next row: K4, purl to end. Dec row: K1, k2tog, knit to end – 1 st dec’d. Work a WS row even. Rep these 2 rows, 13 (14, 15, 18, 19) more times – 12 (12, 13, 13, 13) sts rem. Bind off all sts.
  • 4
    RIGHT FRONT: Cast on 33 (36, 39, 42, 45) sts. Knit 10 rows. Shape Sides Row 1 (RS): Knit. Row 2: Purl to last 4 sts, k4 (buttonhole band sts). Dec row: Knit to last 3 sts, ssk, k1 – 1 st dec’d. Work 17 rows even in patt as established. Rep these last 18 rows, 2 more times, then rep a Dec row 1 more time – 28 (31, 34, 37, 40) sts rem. **At the same time, when Left Front meas 4” from cast-on edge, work buttonhole row:
  • 5
    Buttonhole Row (RS): K1, k2tog, yo, knit to end. Rep Buttonhole Row approx. every 2½” throughout remainder of Left Front. Work even in patt, if necessary, until Front meas 16” from cast-on edge, ending with a WS row. Shape Armholes Next row (RS): Bind off 2 (4, 5, 5, 7) sts, knit to end – 26 (27, 29, 32, 33) sts rem. Next row: K4, purl to end. Dec row: Knit to last 3 sts, k2tog, k1 – 1 st dec’d. Work a WS row even. Rep these 2 rows, 13 (14, 15, 18, 19) more times – 12 (12, 13, 13, 13) sts rem. Bind off all sts.
  • 6
    SLEEVES: Cast on 30 (32, 32, 34, 34) sts. Cuff Work in garter st (knit every row) until cuff meas 8” from cast-on edge (cuff will be folded up when jacket is worn). Increase Section Next row (RS): Knit. Next row (WS): Purl. Inc row: K1, m1, knit to last st, m1, k1 – 2 sts inc’d. Work 15 (15, 9, 9, 7) rows even in St st. Rep these 16 (16, 10, 10, 8) rows, 2 (2, 4, 4, 6) more times, then rep Inc row 1 more time – 38 (40, 44, 46, 50) sts. Work even in St st until Sleeve meas 22 (22, 22½, 22½, 23)” from cast-on edge, ending with WS row.
  • 7
    Sew Raglan seams. Sew Sleeve and Side Seams. Fold up garter stitch Cuff in half to outside of Sleeve.
  • 8
    Collar:Cast on 64 (64, 72, 72, 72) sts. Work in garter st until Collar meas 6”. Bind off all sts. Sew bind-off edge of Collar to neck edge. Sew buttons opposite buttonholes. Weave in ends.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2+ hours

Project Supplies

  • Premier® Deborah Norville Collection® Cuddle Fleece™ Evergreen 104770672
  • Clover Takumi Bamboo Premium Circular Knitting Needles 16 inch U.S. 11/8.0 mm 104236679
  • Buttons 1 inch
  • Tapestry Needle
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