Monday, May 22, 2017

Free Pattern - Vintage 1938 Cable “Kisses” Zippered Jacket #975 Knit Pattern

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Vintage 1938 Cable “Kisses” Zippered Jacket #975

This little, waist length, zippered jacket charms with its short sleeves & large, puffy, cable “kisses” design.  Sure to become one of your season-spanning wardrobe favorites!
SIZE:  16


MATERIALS:
Bernat’s Wollydon, #5286, aqua, 7 skeins
Pair knitting needles #8 mm
Zipper

GAUGE:
3 sts = 1”
4 rows = 1”

PATTERN STITCH: 
Multiple 4 plus 2.

1ST ROW: * K 2, but when put yo needle as when k, put it over twice instead of once, thus having 2 lps on needle for each k st.  P 2 * rep bet stars across row, ending with k 2, put yo twice.

2ND ROW:  * P 2, let 1 lp drop from each st, k 2 * rep bet stars across row, end with p 2, let extra lp drop.

** 3RD ROW:  K 2, put yo twice, p 2, * sl next 4 sts on extra needle or safety pin & let it hang at back of work.  K next 2 sts on left needle, put yo twice, sl 2 p sts from pin onto left needle & p, then sl 2 k sts from pin onto left needle & k them, putt yo twice, thus crossing cable, p 2 *, rep bet stars end row with k 2, put yo twice.

4TH ROW:  Same as 2nd row.

5TH ROW:  Same as 1st row.

Rep 2nd & 1st rows twice more, then rep 2nd row once again.

11TH ROW:  * Cross cable [as on 3rd row] on 1st 6 sts, p 2 *, rep bet stars across row, end with cross cable on last 6 sts.

12TH ROW:  Same as 2nd row.

13TH ROW:  Same as 1st row.

Rep 2nd & 1st rows twice more, then rep 12th row once more.**

Rep rows bet double stars for patt st.

BACK: 
Cast on 46 sts.

Work 3” even in patt st [about 12 rows].

Start on next row, inc 1 st at both sides of every 8th row 4 times [54 sts on needle].

Work 1 ¼” even [about 10 ½” long at underarm].

SHAPE ARMHOLES: 
Bind off 2 sts beg next 4 rows.
Start on next row, dec 1 st at both sides of every 3rd row, 4 times.

Work 3” even [armhole about 6 ½” deep].

SLANT SHOULDERS: 
Bind off 3 sts beg next 8 rows [12 sts bound off for each shoulder].
Bind off rem 14 sts for neck.

RIGHT FRONT: 
Cast on 24 sts.
1ST ROW: [RIGHT SIDE]:  * K 2, put yo twice, p 2 *, rep bet stars 5 more times.

2ND ROW:  [WRONG SIDE]:  * K 2, p 2, let 1 lp drop from each st *, rep bet stars 5 more times.

3RD ROW:  K 2, putt yo twice, p 2, k 2, put yo twice, p 2, * then cross cable on next 6 sts, as shown in patt st, p 2 *, rep bet stars once more.

From then on, work cable as shown in patt st.

On next “cross” row, work k 2, p 2, then cross cable on next 6 sts.

The edge with k 2, p 2 even all the way up jacket [will be front edge].

Work 2” even in patt st.

Start on next row, inc 1 st at underarm edged every 6th row 5 times [29 sts on needle].

Work 1 ¼” even.  [About 10 ½” long at underarm.]

SHAPE ARMHOLES: 
Beg at armhole edge, bind off 2 sts at beg of row, work back & rep, inc.

Then dec 1 st at armhole edge every 3rd row 4 times.

Work 3” even [armhole about 6 ½” deep].

SLANT SHOULDER & SHAPE NECK: 
Bind off 3 sts at armhole edge, every other row 4 times, while shaping front edge for neck by binding off 2 sts twice, then dec 1 st at neck edge every other row 4 times.  Bind off rem st.

Work left front to correspond, be careful to start patt correctly, so that you will have k 2 & p 2 rib all the way up front edge, & also be careful to shape correct edge for underarm.

SLEEVE: 
Cast on 24 sts.

Work 1 ½” even in stockinette st, p side is the right side of work.

Next row, inc 1 st in every 4th st across row [6 incs – 30 sts on needle].

Then work in patt st, cross cable on 5th row after inc across, & have 1st cross come on 1st 6 sts of row, that means you will have 4 crosses across row, shape as follows:
Work ½” even.

Start on next row, inc 1 st at both sides of every other row 5 times.

Work 1” even [about 6” long at underarm].

Bind off 2 sts, beg next 4 rows.

Start on next row, dec 1 st at both sides of every other row twice, then every 4th row 4 times.

Bind off rem 20 sts, work 2 sts tog at both sides.

Work second sleeve to correspond.

FINISHING:
After pressing each piece separately, sew seams neatly.

Fit sleeves into armholes, holding in extra fullness towards top of sleeves.

Make 1 row sc around front & neck edges.

To close, sew zipper all down front in matching color.


ENJOY!