Basic Stockinette

Heview notes on page 16 before beginning to knit. Shown in orange with light green ami magenta lower, and light green with orange and magenta lower. BACK AND FRONT CO 15 sis and Work in St st see Notes for 3 -2. On the next row. work neck opening .is follows Work 5 sts. gt 1 lip next 5 sts to holder, using the backward loop method see Notes CO 5 sts for back of neck, work last 5 Ms. Work even in Si gt t until piece measures 7 from the beginning. BO all sts. Measure up 2 from bottom of sweater...

Soft Boiled Egg Cozies

Knittingideas

Urtleneck Egg Cozy designer Kristin Nicholas knows a lot about eggs thanks to the exotic chickens she raises in her backyard. She starts nearly every day, rain or shine, by walking out to the coop and collecting the eggs from the hens' nests. When I asked her how she makes her soft-boiled eggs, she started by giving me this interesting explanation about gauging an egg's freshness When submerged in water, the freshest eggs will sink to the bottom and lay on their sides horizontally as the eggs...

Argyle Slipper Chart

Knitting Color Combinations

C plplo 070 PlP 1 - I I I Oj.l.l.l i, l .j.l l. lt - I-I x 1 M 1- pT K i ppppppAo 1 I Lr . . rt t UUxbctv txi C plplo 070 PlP 1 - I I I Oj.l.l.l i, l .j.l l. lt - I-I x 1 M 1- pT K i ppppppAo 1 I Lr . . rt t UUxbctv txi Work RS odd-numbered row from right to left, and work WS un-numbered rows from left to right. background color A i o ' diamond color B diamond color C a diagonal line D Work RS odd-numbered row from right to left, and work WS un-numbered rows from left to right. WS rows work to...

Pillowcases

Epstein Crochet Barbie

JVtade by cutting a strip of fabric out of an ordinary pillowcase, then inserting a strip of knitted lace, this easy project makes almost any bed look welcoming. Tieat yourself and your guests to these special cases and or knit them as a shower, bridal, or housewarming gift. Two different inserts a leaf pattern and a love braid are shown. Review notes on page 27 before beginning to knil. row 1 RS SI I. k2. yo. ssk see Notes , kl yo, k2tog twice, k5, yo. k2tog. kl. ROW 2 AND ALL EVEN-NUMBERED...

Denyse Specktor

Hen traveling in Russia, I came across an interesting custom I believe is common in much of the East. There, upon entering a house, everyone takes off his or her shoes and puts on a pair of slippers. This makes most people comfortable and prevents dirt from being tracked into the house Families generally keep their own slippers, as well as extras for visitors, close to the front, door. I like the idea of adopting this custom as is or, in a slightly altered way, by placing slippers in the guest...

N I C K Y Epstein

Little Women Novel Puffin Classics

There's a mild chill in the air. a lap blanket is a comforting fix. Made by combining a fluffy mohair blend yarn with a smooth wool-llama yarn in a bold color like chartreuse, it can also be a fun decorating detail. The lap-blanket size is easy to finish in a weekend For knitters wanting a bigger blanket and happy to invest more than a weekend's worth of time , instructions for a larger afghan are also provided Instructions for lap blanket are given first instructions for afghan are given in...