Knitting Instructions For a Jacket


  • Garnstudio DROPS Polaris 1000-1000-1100-1200-1300-1400 gr. 06, light beige mix
  • DROPS circular needle (80 cm) size 15

Knitting tension/gauge: 7 M x 8 R in stocking St = 10 x 10 cm.

  • Cast off from WS
  • Cast off from RS
  • Record 1-2 STS from a St
  • New ball tip
  • Finish: shoulder seam
  • Finish: side seam
  • Stitches on a thread shut down – several at the same time
  • Circular needle – smooth right in back row
  • Side new STS disused STS back on needle make
  • Braid

New ball Tip:

Split into two parts the last 15 cm of the old thread and cut off the part. Also cut a thread of the first 15 cm at neuen Faden. Twist the ends together.

Knitting instructions for a jacket


See diagram of man’s casual jackets on A2zdirectory. The diagram shows the back and the back rows from the front.

Right front piece + sleeve:

The work is knitted back and forth on circular needle. With Polaris on circular No. 15,23-24-26-27-29-31 STS. From the front in M1 the first 12 STS. The remaining STS first 4 and continue in stocking St. The knitting tension is true? 25-26-27-28-29-30 cm across 1 m. record and repeat after 31-32-33-34-35-36 cm = 25-26-28-29-31-33 STS. 35-36-37-38-39-40 cm at the end of the front, 10-10-9-8-7-6 beat R. = 35-36-37-37-38-39 STS. Highlight the work here and measure from here. The new STS stocking with 1Randm re. knit. The first 12 STS approx 19-20-21-22-23-24 cm from the front here and then put these STS on a thread = 23-24-25-25-26-27 STS round finished. The Arbeitneu mark (= shoulder) – from here the work will measure. 2 knit row on all STS and then slip the STS on a thread.

Left front piece + sleeve:

Like right front piece, but mirrored – knit M2 instead of M1. Above on the shoulder from the back on a stitch put the first 12 STS. The number of knit and slip STS on a Hilfsfadenlegen.

Back piece:

The 1st row as follows from RS: knit STS from left front piece, 9-9-9-11-11-11 new M.anschlagen (= neck) and knit STS from right front piece on needle = 55-57-59-61-63-65 M.Glatt with 1 edge St each side knit. 21-22-23-24-25-26 cm from marker on shoulder the first and the last 10-10-9-8-7-6 STS. and cut the thread. The stocking St on remaining STS until piece measures 28-29-30-31-32-33 cm. Now each side 1 STS. Nach34-35-36-37-38-39 cm = 31-33-37-41-45-49 STS. Approx 53-55-57-59-61-63 cm from the back 3 garter STS. knit and cast off loosely after that.


The 12 STS from right front piece on needle lay and against the shoulder 1 STS = 13 STS in m.1 with 1 edge St at the shoulder. Approx. 7-7-7-8-8-8 cm, cm cast off. On the left page refresh. Sew the collar back and then sew in the neck.