Stitch and row counts for Mindy's Mindy's Spring.

Needle/Gauge

Needle size - US3

SPI - 6.333

RPI - 8.4

Ease - 1

Caston

Full back caston - 49

Shoulder Length

5.13 inches

Saddle and fading saddle

Front fading saddle stitches - 21. 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 - 43, 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 - 6, 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 - 98

Rows from shoulder (do not count short rows for cap shaping) to Point C - 44.1

Front increase start row - 40

Front increase frequency doubles on row - 54

Front dart stitches - 4 starting at row 40 worked every 4th row.

Front increases between C and AB - 28

Front stitches at base of armscye - 150

Working the back

Back stitches at Point C - 101

Back increase start row - 38

Back increases between D and AB - 21

Back stitches at base of armscye - 146

Working the sleeve

Sleeve stitches at Point C - 64

Sleeve increases start at row - 36

Sleeve increases between C and AB - 16

Sleeve stitches at base of armscye - 104

Last armscye row counted from Point B - 59

Underarm caston - 24

Starts -

Torso

Stitches around torso (front plus back) - 296

Torso stitch count at underarm - 296

Rows to waist - 92

Stitches at waist - 269

Sets of decreases between armscye and waist - 14

Sleeve

Stitches at armscye - 104

Stitches at wrist - 50

Rows to wrist - 134

Decrease frequency (every x rows) - 4.62

Sets of decreases between armscye and wrist - 29