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Unikko shirt 3.0

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Pattern for Unikko shirt

PATTERN

KNITTING GAUGE & MATERIALS: Drops Air (17 stitches x 22 rows = 10 x 10 cm = 4” x 4”) 200-200-250-250-300 g for the shirt and 25 g (& some black yarn) for the Unikko flower.

SIZE: SX-S-M-L-XL. Measurements in the chart below are in cm.

NEEDLES: Circular needles size 4,5 mm (US 7) and 5,5 mm (US 9), length 80 cm = 32”. If you want, you can also use double pointed needles for the sleeves.

BODY

Work from the bottom up, and up to armholes. Then divide the piece and finish each part separately.

Cast on 164-182-200-224-242 stitches on circular needle size 4,5 mm (US 7). Work rib (= knit 1/purl 1) for four rows.

Switch to circular size 5,5 mm (US 9). Knit stocking stitch. On the next row decrease 22-24-26-30-32 stitches evenly –> 142-158-174-194-210 stitches.

When the piece measures 36-37-38-39-40 cm, cast off for the armholes. Knit the next row till there is tree stitches left. Cast off 6 stitches, knit 65-73-81-91-99 stitches, cast off 6 stitches, knit till the end of the row. Work back piece and front piece back and forth separately from here.

BACK PIECE

Cast off on both sides at the beginning of each row, 2 stitches once and 1 stitch once –> 59-67-75-85-93 stitches.

Continue with stocking stitch until the piece measures 52-55-57-59-61 cm. Now cast off the middle 37 stitches for the neck. Finish shoulders separately. Cast off at the beginning of next row from the neck as follows: 1 stitch once –> 11-15-19-24-18 stitches on the shoulder. Continue working until the piece measures 55-57-59-61-63 cm. Cast off. Work the other shoulder in the same way.

FRONT PIECE

Cast off on both sides at the beginning of each row, 2 stitches once and 1 stitch once –> 59-67-75-85-93 stitches.

Continue with stocking stitch until the piece measures 46-49-51-53-55 cm. Now cast off the middle 23 stitches for the neck. Finish shoulders separately. Cast off at the beginning of each row from the neck as follows: 1 stitch 7 times –> 11-15-19-24-18 stitches on the shoulder. Continue working until the piece measures 55-57-59-61-63 cm. Cast off. Work the other shoulder in the same way.

SLEEVE

Work sleeves in the round on circular needle or double pointed needles. Cast on 68-72-76-82-86 stitches on needles size 4,5 mm (US 7). Work rib (= knit 1/purl 1) for four rounds. Then switch to circular size 5,5 mm (US 9). Knit stocking stitch and on the next row decrease 12-12-12-14-14 stitches evenly –> 56-60-64-68-72 stitches.

When the piece measures 11 cm, knit the next row till there is 2 stitches left. Cast off 4 stitches. Continue working back and forth. Cast off for the sleeve cap at the beginning of each row on both sides as follows: 2 stitches 3 times –> 40-44-48-52-56 stitches left. Then cast off the remaining stitches. Work the other sleeve in the same way.

NECK

Use circular needle size 4,5 (US 7). Knit up from the right side about 92 stitches around the neck (should be divisible by 2). Work rib (= knit 1/purl 1) for four rounds. Cast off.

UNIKKO

Make Unikko flower using duplicate stitches. Good place for the picture is 5-10 rows under the neckline.

Size XS-S-M
Size L-XL

ASSEMBLY

Sew the shoulder seams. Sew in sleeves.

Ready! Now just enjoy your new awesome shirt!

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