At the same time when body measures 9”, (9 ½, 10½) from CO edge, work next RS Row as follows:
Next Row (RS): Slip 5 sts onto a holder (leaving yarn attached to sts for the hood), attach new strand of yarn, *k to 3 sts before m, k2tog, k1, sl m, ssk, k1; rep from * 3 times more, k to last 5 sts, slip these 5 sts onto a holder.
Next Row: p to end of row.
Then, dec 1 st at each neck edge every alternate row 0, (1, 2) times.
35, (38, 43) sts remain when all shaping is complete.
Cut yarn, leaving a tail for weaving in.