Is There Another Name For An Envelope Neckline In Knitting

There is always something very special about knitting for babies and children -nothing can compare to the message and unique quality that hand-knitted garments hold. The Baby Knits Book is divided into Simple, Cosy and Special. The Simple chapter includes easy knits for the beginner and for those, like new mothers, who do not have much time on their hands. The designs here are worked in basic stitches and classic styles - a soft cashmere-mix jacket and top, a throw, luxurious and gentle enough...

Silk

Silk is a fibre produced by certain caterpillars as they spin their cocoon. Combined with cotton, as in my cotton silk range, it can make beautiful yarn that also has hardwearing qualities. Always try to buy the yarn quoted in the knitting pattern. The designer will have created the design specifically with that yarn in mind and a substitute may produce a garment that is different from the original. For instance, the design may rely for it's appeal on a subtle stitch pattern that is lost when...

Babys kaftan

Knitted in a cotton mix, this simple V-neck top is decorated with rich floral embroidery to create an Eastern effect. 3 4 4 50g balls of Debbie Bliss wool cotton in Main shade M and small amounts of wool cotton in Fuchsia, Red, Turquoise, Yellow and Olive for embroidery. Pair each of 3mm US 2-3 and 3 mm US 3 knitting needles. 25 sts and 34 rows to 10cm 4in square over st st using 3 mm US 3 needles. With 3mm US 2-3 needles cast on 64 68 72 sts. K 3 rows. Next row wrong side K2, p to last 2 sts,...

Tbl Into Yf Of Previous

C2B cross 2 back, slip next st onto cable needle and leave at back of work, k1, then k1 from cable needle. C2F cross 2 front, slip next st onto cable needle and leave at front of work, k1, then k1 from cable needle. Cr2L cross 2 left, slip next st onto cable needle and leave at front of work, pi, then k1 from cable needle. Cr2R cross 2 right, slip next st onto cable needle and leave at back of work, k1, then p1 from cable needle. Note Read charts from right to left on right side rows and from...