LIDO is worked seamlessly from top down, in stockinette stitch with an easy to knit lace pattern pannel on the front. Work starts from a provisional winding CO. Shoulder parts are worked first, then the neckline is joined by cast on stitches. For the sleeve caps, stitches are picked up from the shoulder parts. From this point front, sleeves and back are worked together top down until sleeve divide.
The sample shown is worked with BC GARN Lino, Col.49 pacific
2 circular needles and dpns US4 (3,5 mm) or circular needle for magic loop, or needle size to obtain gauge,
1 circular needle US2.5 (3 mm) for the edges,
1 small size circular needle, best US2,75 (2 mm) for the winding cast on.
23 sts x 30 rows on needles US 2,5 (3 mm), in stockinette stitch to get 4 x 4“ (10x10 cm).
XS S M L XL XXL
730 760 800 840 900 960 m
800 830 875 920 985 1050 yds
Stitch markers, tapestry needle, waste yarn or stitch holder.
Provisional winding cast on, increases m1l / m1r, decreases ssk / k2tog, lace pattern, ktbl / ptbl.