SLEEVES

Wth 4mm (No 8 US 6) needles cast on 33(35 39) sts. Work 3(3 4)cm 17(17 1 7)in moss st as given for Back. Change to 37mm (No 10 US 3) needles. Work a further 3(3 4)cm 17(17 17)in moss st Change to 4mm (No 8 US 6) needles. Cont in moss st at the same time inc and work into patt one st at each end of the next and every foil 4th row until there are 55(63 71) sts. Cont straight until Sleeve measures 23(26 )cm 9(107 127 )in from cast-on edge, ending with a wrong side row. Cast off.

Left Front

With 33 mm (No 9 US 5) needles and M, cast on 42(42 46) sts. Use a small separate ball of M for 4 sts in gst at centre front. Rib row 1 K2, *p2, k2 rep from * to last 4 sts, k4. Rib row 2 K4, p2, *k2, p2 rep from * to end. Rep the last 2 rows once more, work 2 rows Black and 4 rows M, inc 2 sts evenly across last row on 2nd size only. 42(44 46) sts. Change to 4mm (No 8 US 6) needles and patt. Working gst border at front edge in M, work as foils Wth M and beg with a k row, work 2(4 6) rows in st...

Collar

Wth 33 mm (No 9 US 5) needles, right side facing and B, pick up and k3 sts from second half of Right Front Band, k4(5 6) sts from safety pin, pick up and k11 (13 15) sts up right side of Front neck, k26(28 30) sts from Back neck, pick up and k11 (13 15) sts down left side of Front neck, 4(5 6) sts from safety pin, k3 sts from first half of Left Front Band. 62(70 78) sts. Work in rib as given on Back welt. Next row Rib 48(53 58) sts, turn. Next row Rib 34(36 38) sts, turn. Next row Rib 38(40 42)...

Front

Work as given for Back until Front measures 20(23)cm 8(9)in from cast-on edge, ending with a p row. Front Opening Next row K36(40), turn and work on these sts for first side of neck. Work straight for 5(6)cm 2(2 )in, ending at side edge. Shape Neck Next row K to last 7(8) sts, leave these sts on a safety pin. Dec one st at neck edge on every row until 22(24) sts rem. Work straight until Front measures same as Back to shoulder, ending at side edge. Shape Shoulder Cast off 11 (12) sts at beg of...

Rowan yam addresses

Rowan Yarns are widely available in yam shops. For details of stockists and mail order sources of Rowan Yams, please write to or contact the distributors listed below. website www.debbiebliss.freeserve.co.uk Rowan Yams Green Lane Mill Holmfirth West Yorkshire HD7 1RW Tel (01484) 681 881 Westminster Fibres 5 Northern Boulevard Amherst NH 03031 185 Canterbury Rd Canterbury 3126 Tel (61)5979 1555 Diamond Yam 9698 St Laurent Montreal Ruzicka Hydesbyvej 27 DK 4990 Saskoing Tel (8) 54 70 78 04 Elle...

Shape Shoulders

Cast off 9(10 11) sts at beg of next 2 rows and 8(9 10) sts at beg of foil 2 rows. Cast off rem 22(25 28) sts. POCKET LININGS (make 2) Wth 4' mm (No 7 US 7) needles cast on 19(21 23) sts. Beg with a k row, work in st st for 10(11 12)cm 4(4' 4 )in, ending Leave these sts on a spare needle. LEFT FRONT With 4' mm (No 7 US 7) needles cast on 28(31 35) sts. Row 1 (right side) K to end. Row 2 K3, p to end. Rep the last 2 rows until Front measures 12(13 14)cm 4 (5* 4 5V )in from cast-on edge, ending...

Shoes make

With 3' mm (No 10 US 3) needles cast on 36 sts. Moss st row 1 *P1, k1 rep from * to end. Moss st row 2 K1, p1 rep from * to end. Rep the last 2 rows for 8cm 3in from cast-on edge, ending row 2. Work 24 rows in moss st on centre 12 sts for instep. Wth right side facing, rejoin yam at base of instep and pick up and k12 sts along side of instep, k across centre 12 sts then pick up and k12 sts along other side of instep, k rem 12 sts. 60 sts. Next row (wrong side) Pick up st 5 rows below...

Shape Neck

Next row P6(7) sts, place these sis on a holder, p to end. Dec one st at neck edge on every row until 20(22) sts rem. Cont straight until work measures 30(35)cm 11 (133 .)in from cast-on edge, ending at armhole edge. Shape Shoulder Cast off 10(11) sts at beg of next row. P 1 row. With wrong side facing, work across centre 81 (91) sts for Back. Shape Armholes Dec one st at armhole edge on next and 5(6) foil alt rows. 69(77) sts. Cont straight until Back measures same as Front to shoulder...

Back And Fronts

With 2 4mm (No 13 US 1) needles and A. cast on 140(156 176) sts. Change to 23 > mm (No 12 US 2) needles and stripe patt. K 2 rows B, 2 rows C, 4 rows D, 6 rows E, 4 rows F, 2 rows G, 4 rows H and 4 rows A. Cont straight in gst until work measures 15(17 19)cm 6(6 71 )in from cast-on edge, ending with a wrong side row. Divide for Back and Fronts Next row K35(39 44), leave these sts on a holder for Right Front, k next 70(78 88), leave these sts on a holder for Back, k to end. Left Front Work...

Hat

With 4mm (No 8 US 6) needles cast on 9 sts. Moss st row K1, p1, k1 rep from * to end. This row forms the moss st patt. Cont in moss, inc one st at each end of the next and 3(4) foil alt Dec one st at each end of next row and foil alt row. Inc one st at each end of 2nd and 2 foil rows. 19(21) sts. Work 1 row. Leave these sts on a holder. Main Part Cast on 11 (13) sts, moss st across first flap, cast on 33(35) sts. moss st across second flap, cast on 12(14) sts. 94(106) sts. Work 35(45) rows moss...

Pocket

With 4mm (No 8 US 6) needles cast on 80 sts. Work in gst (every row k) until Pocket measures 35cm 13 in from Buttonhole row K13, cast off 2, k until there are 24 sts on needle twice, cast off 2, k to end. Next row K to end, casting on 2 sts over those cast off in previous row. Cast off, placing marker between 52nd and 53rd sts. TO MAKE UP See page 6 for Basic Instructions on making up Denim yam. Place cast-on edge of Pocket just above garter st edging of main part centrally and sew in position....

BACK

Wth 3 mm (No 9 US 5) needles and M, cast on 82(86 90) sts. Rib row 1 K2, *p2, k2 rep from * to end. Rib row 2 P2, *k2, p2 rep from * to end. Rep the last 2 rows once more, work 2 rows Black and 4 rows M. Change to 4mm (No 8 US 6) needles and patt. With M and beg with a k row, work 2(4 6) rows in st st. With M and beg with a k row, work 8(10 12) rows in st st. With M and beg with a p row, work 5(7 9) rows in st st. Next row K14(16 17)M, work across row 1 of chart 3, k14(14 16)M, work across row...

Left Collar

With 33 -mm (No 9 US 5) needles, right side facing and M, k across 4 sts on Left Front band. K 1 row. Cont m gst at the same time inc one st at each end of the next and 2 foil 4th rows. K 2 rows. Working 6 rows Black. 6 rows M and 6 rows Black, then cont in M inc as set until there are 26 sts, ending right side of jacket and wrong side of Collar facing. Shape Collar Next 2 rows K14, si 1. turn k to end. K 4 rows **. Rep from ** to ** 7 times. Cast off. RIGHT COLLAR With 3 mm (No 9 US 5) needles...

To Make Up

Fold Slipper along row just below cast-on sts for heel and with right sides together, join seam all round easing in fullness at toes and sewing 8(9) cast-on sts for heel and last 8(9) sts of cast-off edge to sole. Turn to right side. With C, make a pompon and attach to top of Slipper. . . . < r

Moss Stitch Coathanger

Pair of 4mm (No 8 US 6) knitting needles. Small amount of wadding to cover coathanger. MEASUREMENTS To fit a child's coathanger, 30cm 12in long. TENSION 20 sts and 30 rows to 10cm 4in over moss st on 4mm (No 8AJS 6) needles before washing. With 4mm (No 8 US 6) needles cast on 61 sts. Moss st row K1, *p1, k1 rep from * to end. Rep the last row for 12cm 4 n. Cast off. See page 6 for Basic Information on making up Denim yam. Cut wadding into 4cm 1 V in wide strips, wrap round coathanger to cover...

Moss Stitch Jacket and Bootees

Jacket 5(6 7) 50g balls of Rowan Handknit Cotton. Pair each of 33 4mm (No 9 US 5) and 4mm (No 8 US 6) knitting Bootees One 50g ball of Rowan Handknit Cotton. Pair each of 337mm (No 9 US 5) and 4mm (No 8 US 6) knitting 20 sts and 36 rows to 10cm 4in over moss st on 4mm (No 8 US 6) needles. With 3 mm (No 9 US 5) needles cast on 57(65 71) sts. K 7 rows. Moss st row (right side) K1. *p1, k1 rep from * to end. Work straight in moss st until Back measures 26(32 35)cm 107 Cast off 8(9 10) sts at beg...

Pocket Opening

Weft Wadded Welt

Row 1 K6 7 8 , then k next 18 18 22 sts and place these sts on a holder, k to end. Row 2 P7 10 9 , p across sts of pocket lining, p6 7 8 . Cont in st st until Front measures 17 18 19 cm 6 7 7 in from cast-on edge, ending with a p row. Shape Neck Next row K2, skpo, k to end. Next row P to end. Rep the last 2 rows until 18 20 22 sts rem. Work straight until Front measures same as Back to shoulder, ending at side edge. Shape Shoulder Cast off 9 10 11 sts at beg of next row. Work 1 row. Cast off...

Hot Water Bottle Cover

With 4mm No 8 US 6 needles and M, cast on 42 sts. Beg with a k row, cont in st st, inc one st at each end of the 2nd, Cast off 3 sts at beg of next 8 rows. 24 sts. Leave these sts on a holder. Wth 4mm No 8 US 6 needles and M, cast on 42 sts. Beg with a k row, cont in st st, inc one st at each end of the 2nd, Change to 3 mm No 10 US 3 needles. With 3' mm No 10 US 3 needles and M, cast on 48 sts. K 3 rows. Change to 4mm No 8 US 6 needles. Beg with a k row, work 15 rows in st st. Mark each end of...

Hot Water Bottle Cover with Billy Bear

Hot Water Bottle Cover Two 50g balls of Jaeger Extra Fine Merino DK in Main Colour M . Small amount in Contrast Colour C . Pair each of 3' -mm No 10 US 3 and 4mm No 8 US 6 knitting needles. Billy Bear One 50g ball of Jaeger Alpaca 4 ply. Oddment of Pair of 3' mm No 10 US 3 knitting needles. To fit a small hot water bottle 20cm 8in wide and 25cm 10in long excluding neck . Bear is approximately 15cm 6in high. TENSION Wth DK yam, 22 sts and 30 rows to 10cm 4in over st st on 4mm No 8 US 6 needles....

Basic Information

Figures for larger sizes are given in round brackets. Where only one figure appears, this applies to all sizes. Work figures given in square brackets the number of times stated afterwards. Where 0 appears, no stitches or rows are worked for this size. The yarn amounts given in the instructions are based on average requirements and should therefore be considered approximate. Each pattern in this book specifies a tension - the number of stitches and rows per centimetre inch that should be...