Jacket with rounded back
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Jacket with rounded back

knitted jacket

An unusual jacket with simple but originally arranged patterns will come in handy in any season.


36/38 (40/42) 44/46



Yarn (52% sheep wool, 48% cotton; 120 m / 50 g) – 450 (550) 600 g blue; knitting needles No. 4 and 4.5; a pair of circular needles No. 4, 100 cm long.



Alternately 1 knit stitch, 1 purl loop.


Front rows - front loops, purl rows - purl loops.


1st r. (= front row): purl stitches.

2nd r. (purl row): knit stitches.

3rd row: * Yarn over 1, knit 2 stitches together, from * repeat constantly.

4th and 5th rows: purl loops. 

Rows 6 and 7: knit stitches. 

Rows 8 and 9: purl stitches. 

10th row: facial loops. 

11th row: knit as 3rd row. 

12th and 13th rows: purl loops. 

14th row: facial loops.


Alternately 14 rubles. structural pattern and 10 rub. facial smooth surface.


Knit according to the pattern. In purl rows missing from the diagram, knit loops according to the pattern. In areas with a gray background, create a structural pattern. 

The diagram shows the right half of the back and the left shelf. The double arrow indicates the middle of the back. Knit the left half of the back and the right front in a mirror image. In this case, cross the “braids” in the opposite direction. 

If there are not enough loops to complete the braid, knit the loops according to the pattern.

The outer black line c refers to size 44/46, the dark gray line b to size 40/42, the light gray line a to size 36/38. 

Attention: for sizes 40/42 and 44/46: in 179 r. Replace the “braid” with facial loops.

knitting pattern


20 p. x 28 r. = 10 x 10 cm, knitted in stockinette stitch with knitting needles No. 4.5.


knitted jacket


On knitting needles No. 4.5, cast on 56 (64) 72 loops, knit 1 purl row, then knit according to the diagram, paying attention to the increases on both sides for rounding along the bottom edge. 

After 64 cm = 180 rub. from the starting row, close off the middle 32 (36) 36 stitches for the neckline and finish both sides separately according to the pattern. 


On knitting needles No. 4.5, cast on 49 (53) 57 loops, knit 1 purl row, then knit according to the pattern, but start with the 31st row, do not purl the last two loops together, follow the width of the line marked with the x icon .

The distribution of sections and the structural pattern, armholes and neckline, as well as shoulder bevels, should be done as shown in the diagram.


Knit in a mirror image, while crossing the “braids” in the opposite direction.

knitted jacket


On needles No. 4, using double thread, cast on 48 (52) 52 loops crossed. Knit 16 r. with an elastic band. Then continue knitting with knitting needles No. 4.5 in stockinette stitch. 

For bevels, add on both sides every 8th r. 0 (5) 0 x 1 p., then in every 6th p. add 16 (11) 16 x 1 p., in every 4th r. 0 (0) 2 x 1 p. = 80 (84) 88 p.

In 132 (128) 126 r. = 47 (46) 45 cm from the initial row, close all loops.


Sew shoulder and side seams.

On circular knitting needles No. 4, cast on stitches along the edge of the neckline, along the sides, as well as along the lower edges of the shelves and back as follows: along the sides and all bevels for every 5 r. 4 stitches each, an additional 1 loop along the outer corners on the shelves, along the horizontal sections of the bottom edge and along the edge of the neck according to the number of loops, and due to the large number of loops, distribute them on 2 circular knitting needles. Then knit 8 r. with an elastic band. 

Secure the loops like a sewn edge. To do this, take a thread of the same yarn from which the model is made, 3 times longer than the edge to be sewn on, and thread it through an embroidery needle with a rounded point. 

Then insert the needle away from you into the edge loop or at the rounded edge into the right loop, then lower the loop from the knitting needle.

Next, insert the needle into the 1st left loop, then into the next one. right loop, do not let the loops off the needle.

Then again insert the needle into the first left loop, then lower these and the next right loop from the needle and the next one. Grab the left loop in the direction of the arrow.

Insert the needle into the right loop already removed from the knitting needle, skip the left loop and insert the needle into the trace. right loop on the needle.

Repeat the last two steps constantly. Completing the rounded edge, insert the needle again behind the front wall of the 1st right loop.

Sew the sleeve seams. Sew in the sleeves.

knitted jacket

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