Alize Motif Free Pattern for a Long Line Cardigan, reproduced from Alize Magazine no. 18. Please feel free to use this free knitting pattern and whilst we hope it works out well for you the Knitting Wool Store disclaims all responsibility.
Size to fit 38-40.
Width 96 cm
length 72 cm
Materials 6 balls of Alize Motif self-patterning yarn
Gauge 15 rows x 20 sts.= 10cm.sq.
Front make 2 reversing shaping-
Cast on 40sts.Work 1 row purl. Work [27 rows st.st.ending with right side facing,work 1 row purl] 3 times,work 20cm st.st.
Continuing in st.st.decrease at armhole edge by 3sts.then 2sts.then 1 st.over a total of 6 rows.
When piece measures 62cm decrease on neck edge 4,then 3,then 2,then 1,then 1,then 1,then,1 stitches, a total of 13sts.
When piece measures 72cm cast off remaining shoulder stitches.
Cast on 89sts.Work to match front,but without neck shaping.
Cast on 42sts. Work 1 row p.[Work 10 rows st.st. 1 row purl] twice, at the SAME TIME increasing each end of every 6th. right side row 8 times,56 sts. When work measures 40cm. begin armhole shaping.At the beginning of next 2 rows CO 3 sts, then 2 sts, then [1 st] 9 times,then 5sts.then 4sts.Then CO remaining 10 sts.
Evenly pick up stitches along front borders and work K1,P1 rib for 3cm.
Join shoulder seams and evenly pick up stitches across top of front borders and round neck,work 3cm. K1,P1 rib.
Set in sleeves. Cut 22cm.lengths of yarn for tassels, fold in half and attach evenly to purl ridges on bottom of jacket and sleeves.