Size: 36/38 (44/46);
You will need:
350 (400) g red yarn (100% cotton, 70 m/50 g);
Knitwear density: 16 stitches x 20.5 rows = 10 x 10 cm.
Leaf Pattern: Number of stitches = 24 +2+2 edge stitches. It will knit according to the diagram. In scheme are presented only the front rows. In the back rows, the stitches will knit as presents, yarn overs as purl stitches. It starts with 1 edge stitch, the report repeats. The row ends with stitches after report, 1 edge stitch. Repeat rows 1-36.
Back. It cast on the needle 76 (100) stitches and knit 1 back row with all stitches purl. This row will not take into account in knitting the model from the scheme.
Will knit the pattern shown in the scheme.
After 70 cm = 144 rows from the first row, all stitches will close. Stitches marked in the scheme are disheveled and in their place shall be mounted 5 other stitches that at the same time will close of to avoid deformation of the edges.
The front side will knit as the back.
Finishing: Is carried out seam on the shoulder line on 12 (18) cm from both sides, those 24 (26)cm from the middle remain free for the neckline.
Is performed side seams, those 21 (23) cm from the shoulders are let free for neckline sleeves.