Premier Yarns Cotton Fair Lace Columns Pullover

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by Premier Yarns Design Team

Premier Yarns Cotton Fair Lace Columns Pullover

You'll love the lightweight material in this yarn! It's perfect for every season!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Use a gauge of 22 sts and 24 rows (4 inch) in Lace Columns with larger needle to crochet a pullover that measures approximately 22 (22-1/2, 23-1/2, 24-1/2 and 25) inch in length and 32 (36, 40, 44 and 48) inch across the bust. Pattern is written for size X-Small with changes for Small, Medium, Large and X-Large in parentheses. When only one number is given, it applies to all sizes. Save time, check your gauge. If the hook listed under supplies does not work, use the size that allows you to obtain the required gauge. Download template for abbreviations not explained elsewhere. Special Stitches and Abbreviations: k2tog = knit 2 sts together (1 st dec'd). Lace Columns (multiple of 8 sts) = Row 1 (RS): * K2, yo, ssk, k2tog, yo, k2; rep from * across. Row 2: Purl. Rep Rows 1-2 for patt. m = marker. m1 = make 1 (1 st inc'd). ssk = slip next 2 sts individually knitwise, slip them back to left needle in this position, knit them together through the back loops (1 st dec'd). St st = Stockinette stitch, knit on RS rows, purl on WS rows. 1x1 Rib (multiple of 2 sts) = Row 1: *K1, p1; rep from * across. Rep Row 1 for patt. You will need 4 skeins of Baby Pink to make this Pullover in size X-Small and Small; 5 skeins to make this in size Medium and 6 skeins to make this in size Large and X-Large.
  • 2
    Back: Cast on 88 (96, 112, 120, 128) sts.
  • 3
    Ribbing: Row 1 (RS): Work Row 1 of 1x1 Rib. Cont in patt until ribbing measures 1 inch ending with a WS row.
  • 4
    Body: Row 1 (RS): K4 (0, 0, 4, 0), work Row 1 of Lace Columns until last 4 (0, 0, 4, 0) sts, k to end. Continue in Lace Columns patt as established until Back measures 15 (15-1/2, 15-1/2, 16, 16-1/2) inch ending with a WS row.
  • 5
    Armhole Shaping: Continue in Lace Columns patt keeping sts in patt as established, at the same time: BO 5 sts at the beg of the next 2 rows. BO 3 sts at the beg of the next 2 rows. Dec Row (RS): K1, k2tog, work to last 3 sts, ssk, k1 – 2 sts dec’d. Rep Dec Row every 2 rows, 2 (2, 3, 4, 5) more times – 66 (74, 88, 94, 100) sts rem. Work even until Back measures 20 (20-1/2, 21-1/2, 22-1/2, 23) inch ending with a WS row.
  • 6
    Neck Shaping: Row 1 (RS): Work 28 (31, 37, 39, 42) sts, attach a second ball of yarn, bind off center 10 (12, 14, 16, 16) sts, work to end. Working both sides of neck at once with separate balls of yarn. Bind off 6 (6, 7, 7, 8) sts at neck edge once. Bind off 3 (4, 5, 5, 5) sts at neck edge once. Dec 1 st at neck edge every RS row, 3 times – 16 (18, 22, 24, 26) sts for each shoulder. Bind off all sts.
  • 7
    Front: Work as for Back up through Armhole Shaping.
  • 8
    Note: Armhole Shaping and Neck Shaping happen at the same time, please read through whole section before proceeding.
  • 9
    Armhole Shaping: Continue in Lace Columns patt keeping sts in patt as established, at the same time: Bind off 5 sts at both sides once. Bind off 3 sts at both sides once. Dec Row (Left Front): K1, k2tog, work to end – 1 st dec’d. Dec Row (Right Front): Work to last 3 sts, ssk, k1 – 1 st dec’d. Rep Dec Row every 2 rows, 2 (2, 3, 4, 5) more times – 66 (74, 88, 94, 100) sts rem.
  • 10
    At the same time, Neck Shaping: Begins the same row as Armhole Shaping, work both sides at the same time with separate balls of yarn. Row 1: Work to 6 sts bef center, pm, work 5 sts, attach a new ball of yarn and BO 2 sts, work 5 sts, pm, work to end of row. Row 3 (Dec Row): Work to 2 before m, k2tog, work to next m, sm, ssk, work to end of row – 2 sts dec’d, one on each side of neck opening. Rep Dec Row 15 (17, 20, 21, 22) more times – 16 (18, 22, 24, 26) sts rem. Work even until Front measures 22 (22-1/2, 23-1/2, 24-1/2, 25) inch ending with a WS row. Bind off all sts.
  • 11
    Sleeves (make 2): Cast on 64 (64, 72, 72, 80) sts. Row 1: Purl. Row 2: Work Row 1 of Lace Columns patt. Continue in Lace Columns until Sleeve measures 1 inch ending with a WS row. Continue in patt throughout sleeve incorporating new sts into pattern when you can. Inc Row: K1, m1, work to last st, m1, k1 – 2 sts inc’d. Rep Inc Row, every 6 rows 6 (8, 8, 11, 9) more times – 78 (82, 90, 96, 100) sts. Work even until Sleeve measures 17 (17-1/2, 18-1/4, 19, 19-1/2) inch.
  • 12
    Sleeve Cap: Bind off 5 (5, 5, 5, 6) sts at the beg of the next 2 rows. Bind off 3 (3, 3, 3, 3) sts at the beg of the next 2 rows.
  • 13
    Dec Row (RS): K1, k2tog, work to last 3 sts, ssk, k1 – 2 sts dec’d. Rep Dec Row every 2 rows 2 (3, 4, 5, 7) more times – 56 (58, 64, 68, 66) sts. Rep Dec Row every 4 rows 0 (0, 0, 4, 2) more times. Rep Dec Row every 2 rows 9 (8, 9, 1, 4) more times – 38 (42, 46, 58, 54) sts. Bind off 2 sts at the beg of the next 4 (6, 6, 0, 0) rows. Bind off 3 sts at the beg of the next 4 (4, 4, 12, 10) rows. Bind off the remaining 18 (18, 22, 22, 24) sts.
  • 14
    Finishing: Sew Shoulder seams. Center Sleeve on shoulder seam and sew Sleeve Cap into Armhole. Sew side and Sleeve seams.
  • 15
    Using crochet hook, single crochet around cast-on edge of Sleeves, working 1 single crochet into each stitch. Using crochet hook, single crochet around neck, working 1 single crochet into each stitch on the Back neck and 2 single crochets into each yo along the Front. Weave in all ends.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Premier Yarns Cotton Fair Baby Pink 104797932
  • Clover Takumi Bamboo Premium Knitting Needles Single Point 13 inch No. 6/4.00 mm 104236574
  • Crochet Hook F 3.75 mm
  • Clover Jumbo Locking Stitch Markers 12 pc. 104239629
  • Tapestry Needle
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