A short sleeve summer top with 3/4 circle neckline insert and matching high waisted lace insert. Variation of Aramis and Athos.
Cuff: With larger needles, cast on 9 sts. Row 1 - p2, k1, p1, yo, p2 tog, yo, p2 tog, p1. Rep this row for 11(12-13-14-15-16)”. Bind off. With larger needles, pick up and k52(58-62-66-72-76) sts along one long edge of cuff. Beg with a p row, work 5 rows in St st, end on WS. Shape cap (rs) – bind off 3(4-5-6-8-9) sts at beg of the next 2 rows – 42(50-52-54-56-58) sts. Dec 1 st each side every 4th row 1(0-0-2-3-4) times, then every rs row 12(14-14-10-8-6) times, end on ws. Bind off 4 sts at beg of the next 2 rows. Bind off remaining 12(14-16-22-26-30) sts.
Note: Sleeve in schematic should have the same cap as the sleeve for Aramis. Instead of tapering down for 6” as on that sleeve, Porthos sleeve should be straight and show a cuff of 2” with 1” St st above that before cap shaping.