smaller needles, CO 48 sts.
1: [WS] Sl 1, p1, *k2, p2* repeat from * to last
2 sts, p1, k1.
2: [RS] Sl 1, k1, *p2, k2* to end.
rows 1 and 2 until neck measures 1.5 inches,
ending with a WS row. Change to larger needle.
1: ]RS]: Sl 1, k1, m1, work sts as they appear until
2 sts remain on L needle, m1, k2.
2: [WS]: Sl 1, p1, k1, work rib sts as they appear
to last 3 sts, k1, p1, k1.
3: [RS]: Sl 1, k1 m1, k1, work rib sts as they appear
to last 3 sts, k3.
4 [WS]: Sl 1, k2, work rib sts as they appear to
last 4 sts, k2, p1, k1.
Repeat m1 increase
on each edge of RS rows as established 10 times,
sl 1, and k last st to maintain selvedges.
Continue to work the rib sts as established. When
increases are complete you will have 70 sts.
pattern as established until piece measures 4.5
inches from beginning, ending with a WS row.
[RS] Sl 1, k6, BO
6 sts, work in rib as established to last 13sts,
BO 6 sts, k to end.
Work is now divided into three sections.
[WS] Work each section
separately, always sl first st and k last st on
each section to establish/maintain selvedge.
Work sts as they appear until each section measures
1.5[1.75] inches from BO edge, ending with WS row.
Sections not being worked are held on the cable
of the circular needle.
[RS] Sl 1, k across
first section, CO 5 sts, work sts across second
section as they appear, CO 5sts, k to end.
Continue to work sts as they appear until piece
measures 10inches from beg.
BO all sts as they appear.