Smooth shoulder shaping

An example of a shoulder shaped smoothly by short rows. See also Stair-stepped shoulder.

Shown with a cast-on count of 25 stitches.

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  • Row 1 (RS): K25.
  • Row 2: P20, w&t (20 sts).
  • Rows 3, 5, 7, and 9: Sl1 wyib, knit.
  • Row 4: P15, w&t (15 sts).
  • Row 6: P10, w&t (10 sts).
  • Row 8: P5, w&t (5 sts).
  • Row 10: Purl (25 sts).
  • Row 11: BO (0 sts).