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Divide For Heel

K the first 26 28 30 sts on to one needle, leaving the rem sts on a spare needle. Rows 1 SI l.Ptoend. Row 2 SI l.Ktoend. Repeat these 2 rows 8 times more, then Row 1 once more. TURN HEEL Row 1 RS K16, ssk, Kl, turn work. Row 2 WS SI 1. P4, p2tog, PI, turn work. Row 3 SI 1, K5, ssk, Kl, turn work. Row 4 SI 1, P6, p2tog, PI, turn work. Cont in this way until 16 sts remain. GUSSET With RS facing, K8 sts, with second needle K8 sts, then pick up and knit 10 sts down side of heel. K all 26 28 30 sts...

Shape Front Neck

Next row RS Patt 18 18 19 sts and turn, Keeping patt correct, dec 1 st at neck edge of next 4 rows, then on foil 3 alt rows, then on foil Work 1 row, ending after chart row 92 98 106 and with RS facing for next row. With RS facing, using 2mm needles and yarn B, pick up and knit 21 sts evenly down right side of back opening, from sts left on holder at neck edge to cast off sts at base of opening. Work in gst for 6 rows, ending with WS facingfor next row. With RS facing, slip centre 23 25 25 sts...

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Carrie Fertig Sheep Bodies

Please reserve deliver a copy of Simply Knitting on a regular basis, commencing with the next issue, for 'delete as appropriate The lamb from Contentment Is now In the collection at North Lands Creative Class, while the two adult sheep are In the Roslln Institute, where Dolly the Sheep was cloned. Artist Carrie Fertig works in glass, and her creations include these airy, fragile, lifesize sheep. Fleece soft, light, yielding. Class hard, dense, fragile. The two materials don't seem to have...

Knee High Socks

Amethyst 6553 , 1 x 100g 420m ball Asetof2Kmm double pointed needles A stitch marker 30 sts and 42 rows to measure 4x4in lOxlOcm overstst using 2 mm needles Women's S M L Sock Length 13in 33cm slipstitch slip, slip, knit repeat yarn over SOCK make two the same Cast on 68 72 76 sts using 2 mm needles. Join in round, placing markertoshow start. Round 2 K2tog tbl and knit again through Round 3 Kl, yo, Kl, P2, rep from to end. Round 4 SSK, Kl, P2 to end of round. Rep this four row pattern three...

Marie Curie Knitting

Miriam McDonald brings you the latest in knitting news, gossip and products. Expert knitters will revel in actress Maureen Lipman's intricate tea cosy. Maureen Lipman is the latest celeb to design a tea cosy pattern for Marie Curie's Blooming Great Tea Party campaign. Her'tea and cakes' cosy is sure to brighten up any tea table, although it might leave you wanting a few cupcakes of your own. You can download the pattern for 2 from Marie Curie Cancer Care's website see below for details. This...

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Fill out this form and we'll send your issue to you Cool short-sleeved cardigan Alan Dart's Bravo Bunnies Lacy bolero Dainty crocheted waistcoat Teen hoodie Man's ribbed jumper Quick amp Easy Knits including baby bonnet amp mittens, cable hat and purses. PLUS Pattern markers' BACK ISSUES ORDER FORM or call 0844 848 2852 Keep missing issues Our back issues Sell OUt fast, f myfavouritemagazlnes.co.uk Turn to page 14 and subscribe today Audrey Hepburn-style jacket Elegant silver tunic Textured...

Final Measurements

PATONS Linen Touch 50g 100m Natural 002 Aqua 0065 Primrose 0022 Mandarin 0026 PATONS Linen Touch 50g 100m Natural 002 Aqua 0065 Primrose 0022 Mandarin 0026 ur bikini set is an absolute must-knit forteenagers who want to look good on holiday this summer. The striped bikini and wraparound skirt make an ideal alternativeforrelaxingonthe beach or simply sitting by the pool, although being made with linen we don't recommend it for swimming. Note work all edge sts as knit sts, so on purl rows begin...

Pick Up Stitches On A Castoff Edge

17 18 19 4 20 4 2I 4 22.5 in 43 45.5 49 51.5 54 57 cm Cuban car It's one for ' boys ifk m Choose between a funky swallow kit or a classic vintage sampler - it's up to you one kit with each issue On sale in all good newsagents Or visit J We show you how to embellish projects and garments with easy ribbonwork roses o Embellish your stitching with ribbonwork Yarn used knits as DKto this tension 23 sts and 33 rows to measure 4x4in 10x10cm over stocking stitch using 3 mm needles So you can re-use...

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If you are looking for someone sellings particular yarn, call the manufacturer. So, for example, if you are looking for a Stylecraft yarn, call Stylecraft, or if you are looking for a Rowan yarn, call Rowan. They can tell you your nearest stockist. Where possible we give an address and telephone number, but many small businesses are now internet-only, and so in those cases we only have a web address for those firms. In the case of common high street chains, we also list only the web addresses...

House Of Fraser

There's always time for tea, biscuits and a good natter at a Denby Dale Dabblers meeting. There are so many fantastic clubs around that we can't f it them all in the magazine We've moved the list of clubs to our website, www.simplyknitting.co.uk but if you're not online, just send us a stamped self-addressed envelope and we'll print it out for you. If you'd like to change your club details, or add your knitting group, please email us at simplyknitting futurenet.com or write to us at Club...

How To Add A Button

Here's our professional guide to adding buttons to your knitting. Use matching yarn, and weave it in on the wrong side to secure it. Bring the needle out at the place you want to position the button, slip the button onto the needle and pull the yarn through. Beg and ending rows as indicated, usingthe Fair Isle techniquefor chart rows 3 to 6 and the intarsia technique for all other rows, now work in pattfrom chart, which is worked entirely in st st beg with a K row, as foils Work 42 46 50...

Drawstring Shoe

Yam A Avocado 019 Yarn B Enamel 013 Yarn C Parsley 020 A 4mm circular needle Apairof4mm needles A metre of green cord 22 sts and 30 rows to measure 4x4in 10x10cm over st st using 4mm needles Cast on 120 sts using 4mm circular needle and yarn A. Starting with a purl row st st 8 rows. Row 10 Knit. When you get to the end of the row join intothe round, adding a stitch markerforthe 6 rounds in Yarn A, 2 rounds in yarn Band 6 rounds in Yarn C. Continue to knit every round to form stst work the...

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Shape Front Slope

Keeping patt correct, dec 1 st at end of next and foil 4 2 5 3 4 alt rows, then on 3 4 2 3 3 foil 4th rows and at same time inc 1 st at beg of next row. 61 70 78 88 97 sts Work 1 1 3 3 1 rows, ending with RS facingfor next row. Keeping patt correct, cast off 10 12 14 16 18 sts at beg and dec 0 0 1 1 0 st at end of next row. 51 58 63 71 79 sts Work 1 row. Dec 1 st at armhole edge of next 5 7 9 11 13 rows, then on foil 5 6 6 7 8 alt rows, then on 3 foil 4th rows and at same time dec 1 st at front...

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We'd love to see more pictures of you with Simply Knitting or even just your knitting in foreign lands. Don't forget, the sender of every letter will receive a brilliant mini knitting kit from Coats Crafts UK. Knitting All Over The World, Simply Knitting, Future, 30 Monmouth Street, Bath BA1 2BW Or you can email us at simplyknitting futurenet.com Tea and Simply Knitting t there's no substitute BUY, SELL, SWAP YOUR KNITTING STUFF WITH OUR FREE ADS Please note these are the only contact details...

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Work Webbed Toes

Next row K3, turn and work on these sts only. Next row P2tog, PI. 2 sts Next row Knit. Next row P2tog, breakyarn and drawthrough st. Rejoin yarn to remaining 21 sts, K6, turn and work on these sts only. Next row P2tog, P2, P2tog tbl. 4 sts Next row Knit. Next row P2tog, P2tog tbl. 2 sts Cast off. Rejoin yarn to remaining 15 sts, K6, turn and work Rejoin yarn to remaining9 sts, K6, turn and work Rejoin yarn to remaining 3 sts, Kto end. 3 sts Next row P2togtbl, breakyarn and drawthrough st.

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Cluster Eyelets Knit

N t prnc ar lt gt irlo l fnr nrpttv Cast on a multiple of 6 sts plus 1. Try 49 sts. Row 1 WS K2, P3, K3, repfrom to last 5 sts, P3, K2. Row 2 P2, K3, P3 repfrom to last 5 sts, K3, P2. Row 3 K2, P3, K3, rep from to last 5 sts, P3, K2. Row 4 K2, yo, sl 1, k2tog, psso.yo, K3 rep from to last 5 sts.yo, sl 1, k2tog, psso.yo, K2. Row 5 P2, K3, P3 repfrom to last 5 sts, K3, P2. Row 6 K2, P3, K3 repfrom to last 5 sts, P3, K2. Row 7 P2, K3, P3 repfrom to last 5 sts, K3, P2. Row 8 K2tog, yo, K3,yo, sl 1,...

Crochet Hairband

You will need Start crocheting here Belladone 223.751 , lx50g 125m ball A 4.5mm crochet hook A button Belladone 223.751 , lx50g 125m ball A 4.5mm crochet hook A button hook, insert hk and pull yrn through,yrn round hk and pull through first 2 loops on hk. Repanother 3 times until 5 loops on hk.yrnrd hook and pull through all five loops on hk. 3chandslstinto samechsp hook, insert hk and pull yrn through,yrn round hk and pull through first 2 loops on hk. Repanother 3 times until 5 loops on...

By Martin Storey

Make time to relax and enjoy a blissful summer day-time to knit this casual longline waistcoat This is one of 12 designs for ladies' garments and homewares in Rowan Casual Classics by Martin Storey. For details or to find a stockist, visit www. knitrowan.com or call 01484 681881. Lenpur is made from pine branches. Putyourfeet upand get out your knitting needles, a summer day is too precious to waste doing chores. This waistcoat by Martin Storey has enough details to make it interesting, yet is...

Bangles And

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Buttonhole Border

With RS facing, using 2mm needles and yarn B, pick up and knit 21 sts evenly up left side of back opening,from cast off sts at baseofopeningto sts left on holder at neck edge. Work in gst for 3 rows, ending with RSfacingfor next row. Row 4 RS K5, k2tog,yfwd, K6 twice. Work in g st for a further 2 rows, ending with WS Bring the yarn to the front of the knitting, underthe button, and wrap the yarn a couple of times round the base of the button, pulling the yarn tight. Take the yarn to the back of...

Elongated Stitch

Yeoman Cannele Corded Mercerised Cotton

Insert the needle into the stitch as normal, then wrap the yarn around the needle twice. Insert the needle into the stitch as normal, then wrap the yarn around the needle twice. Next, take the stitch over the point of the right-hand needle. Repeat this for every stitch. Next, take the stitch over the point of the right-hand needle. Repeat this for every stitch. On the next row knit into the stitch once, dropping the double wrapped stitch. On the next row knit into the stitch once, dropping the...

Serenity Knitting

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Divide For Legs

Next row K78 82 88 92 98 102 sts, with one of a pairof3 mm needles knit across next 12 12 16 16 20 20 sts, turn and work in st st on these 12 12 16 16 20 20 sts for 20 20 22 22 24 24 rows. Cast off and breakyarn. With 2nd circular 3 mm needle rejoin yarn to work with RS facing, pick up and K23 23 25 25 27 27 sts along side edge of gusset and then K next 78 82 88 92 98 102 sts of round. Join the work into a round and cont in rounds on these 101 105 113 117 125 129 stsfor 6 rounds. Next row P to...

By Amanda Crawford

Katia Mykonos

Accessorize with bright florals this summer - our glam lily hair comb and necklace set is perfect for weddings or parties Crystal and bead hairtwists on long All beads amp accessories from HobbyCraft. General enquiries 01202 596100 to order0845 0516599or visit www.hobbycraft.co.uk For where to buy, see page 92 Yarn used knits as DK to this tension 21stsand 28 rows to measure 4x4in 10x10cm over stocking stitch using 3 mm needles Foil-lined beads give extra sparkle. Bright, beautiful and utterly...

Ruby Rose

Add instant glamour to your home with our beautiful floral cushion. Rich 911 , 3 x 50g 113m balls Rowan, Kidsilk Haze Blood 627 , 4 x 50g 210m balls A pair of 4mm needles A pair of 5mm needles A 2mm crochet hook One 16in 40cm cushion pad For where to buy, see page 92 Yarn used forthe cushion knits as DK to this tension 22 sts and 32 rows to measure 4x4in 10x10cm over stocking stitch using 4mm needles The back is easy to sew and make up. Cast on 90 sts using 4mm needles and Wool Cotton yarn. Beg...

Two Tog Or Not Two

I am trying toknitthe M bius Scarf from the May issue and am stuck on thefirst round It says 'insert the right tip into the first stitch on the left hand tip and knit it together with the second stitch'. Does this mean K2or K2tog,or something different I thought it was strange for it to be K2 because the pattern then continues Kl, Plforthe Slipping stitches is an effective way to knit colour patterns. Take the sewing needle to the back needle and 'purl' it, then slip that stitch from the...

Buttonhole Band

Work in rib as given for button band until this band, when slightly stretched, fits up right front opening edge, up right front slope and across to centre back neck, ending with RSfacingfor next row and with the addition of 4 buttonholes worked to correspond with positions marked for buttons as foils Buttonhole row RS Rib 4, cast off 3 sts to make a buttonhole-cast on 3 sts overthesecast-off When band is complete, cast off in rib. Join cast-off edges of bands,...

Bergere De France

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