Stitch and row counts for Nori's Swoop.

Needle/Gauge

Needle size - US7

SPI - 5

RPI - 7.16

Ease - 2.5

Caston

Full back caston - 68

Saddle and fading saddle

Front fading saddle stitches - 15. On the row working away from the shoulder marker, work to the marker, slip it and work a backward lifted increase across marker. When working toward the shoulder marker, move the marker two stitches toward the shoulder.

Back saddle stitches - On the row working away from the shoulder marker, work five stitches and work a backward lifted increase.

Shoulder rows

Point B shoulder rows - 30, this count includes caston and ribbing rows and can finish with a purl or knit row.

Faux set in sleeve SRTs

Faux set in sleeve SRTs - 5, work short row turns at 2-stitch intervals starting with the stitch closest to the shoulder marker.

Working the three sections

Working the front

Front stitches at Point C - 78

Rows from shoulder (do not count short rows for cap shaping) to Point C - 37.59

Front increase start row - 33

Front increase frequency doubles on row - 46

Front dart stitches - 3 starting at row 34 worked every 4th row.

Front increases between C and AB - 26

Front stitches at base of armscye - 123

Working the back

Back stitches at Point C - 80

Back increase start row - 30

Back increases between D and AB - 20

Back stitches at base of armscye - 119

Working the sleeve

Sleeve stitches at Point C - 53

Sleeve increases start at row - 30

Sleeve increases between C and AB - 14

Sleeve stitches at base of armscye - 86

Last armscye row counted from Point B - 50

Underarm caston - 19

Starts -

Torso

Stitches around torso (front plus back) - 242

Torso stitch count at underarm - 242

Rows to waist - 79

Stitches at waist - 216

Sets of decreases between armscye and waist - 13

Sleeve

Stitches at armscye - 86

Stitches at wrist - 42

Rows to wrist - 115

Decrease frequency (every x rows) - 4.79

Sets of decreases between armscye and wrist - 24