Size: 36/38 (40/42) 44/46;
You will need:
600 (650) 700 g coria yarn (55% wool, 45% cotton, 130 m/50 g);
Knitting needles no. 4 or no. 4.5.
Knitwear density: 31 stitches х 29,5 rows = 10 х 10 cm.
Torsade model: Number of odd stitches 18+0 (12) 6+2 edge stitches = it will knit conform diagram no.1. In scheme are presented only the front rows. In the back rows, the stitches will knit as presents. For the size 36/38, between edge stitches will repeat the scheme report. For size 40/42, row start with 1 edge stitch, will knit the stitches from the arrow A, the report repeats, will knit the stitches until the arrow B, 1 edge stitch.
For size 44/46, row start with 1 edge stitch, 6 stitches lazy point, will knit 3 stitches from the arrow A, the report repeats, will knit the stitches until the arrow B, 6 stitches lazy point, 1 edge stitch.
It's repeating rows 1-6.
Back: Cast on needle 146 (158) 170 stitches and it's knit model from diagram no. 1 as explained above.
After 39,5 cm = 116 rows from the first row, for the neckline sleeves, close from both sides 1 х 12 stitches = 122 (134) 146 stitches.
Attention! For size 40/42, at the beginning and at the end of the row, they will not achieve the cuts in the model, the stitches will knit in rows 3 and 4 with lazy point.
After 53,5 cm = 158 rows (55,5 cm = 164 rows) 57,5 cm = 170 rows from the first row, for the neckline, will close 60 stitches from center and each side will be knit separately. Further the edge stitches, from the inner edge, it will knit with jersey point and will be included in the torsades knitting.
After 55,5 cm = 164 rows (57,5 cm = 170 rows) 59,5 cm = 176 rows from the first row, will close of those 31 (37) 43 remaining stitches for each shoulder.
Front: It will knit as the back, with the exception of the neckline.
After 51,5 cm = 152 rows (53,5 cm = 158 rows) 55,5 cm = 164 rows from the first row will close 60 center stitches and each side will knit according to the explanations from the rear side.
The sleeve: Cast on needle 74 (74) 86 stitches and knit the pattern shown in diagram no.1. For the size 36/38 and 40/42 stitches will be knit according to the instructions given for size 36/38, for size 44/46 stitches will be knit according to the instructions given for size 40/42.
At same time, it will add from both sides alternate in each of the 10-th and 12-th row, 12 x 1 stitch (alternately in every 6th and 8th row 18 х 1 stitch) alternately in every 6th and 8th row 18 х 1 stitch, but on the edges will not achieve the cuts, they will be replaced with lazy point = 98 (110) 122 stitches.
After 51,5 cm = 152 rows from the first row, all stitches will close.
Finishing: Is carried out the sweater seams.