Originally Posted by cds11
Dec Rnd 1: Work 8 sts in patt, ssk, work even in patt to 4 sts before side m, k2tog, work even in patt to 3 sts past side m, ssk, work in patt to last 10 sts, k2tog, work in patt to end - 4 sts dec'd; four 5-st St st columns.
Work 5 rnds even in patt.
Work 8 in pattern, ssk
Work in pattern until there are 4 stitches left before your side marker and then k2tog, work 2, slip marker, work 3, ssk.
Work even until there are 10 stitches left, p2tog and finish in pattern.
Then work 5 rounds even without increasing or decreasing.