Buttonhole Band

Slip 11 sts from left front holder onto 3 mm needles and rejoin yarn withRSfacing. Cont in g st until buttonhole band, when slightly stretched, fits up left front opening edge to neck shaping, ending with WS facingfor next row and with the addition of a further 5 buttonholes worked to correspond with positions marked for Buttonhole row (RS) K4, cast off 3 sts (to make a buttonhole cast on 3 stsover these cast-off sts on next row), K to end. When band is complete, cast off knitwise (on WS). Slip...

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November

The winter months are the ideal time to out dense stitches which trap air and keep you warm, like these three textured stitches. C1B(F) slip next st onto cable needle and hold at back (front) of work. K next st from LH needle then K st from cable needle. K knit L(R)H left (right) hand P purl iep(i) repeals) it(i) strtchfes) Cast on a multiple of 6 sts plus 3 (try 45 sts . Row 5 Kl, *P1, Kl rep from to end. Row 9 Kl, PI, Kl, *P3, Kl, PI, Kl rep from *to end. Row 10 PI, Kl, PI, *K3, PI, Kl, PI...

Knit for Charity

Knit Children In Need's cheery mascot and use him to raise money for this year's appeal. Have you got Friday 20 November marked in your diary That's the dateofthisyear's BBC Children n Need appeal night. For 30 years nowPudsey Bear has been the furry face of Children In Need, and he's probably the most immediately recognisable charity mascot in the UK, so we're giving you a pattern foryour very own Pudseytoheip with your fundraising. You can usethe Pudsey pattern to raise money in ail sorts of...

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Rose

A variety of stitch patterns make this a design you'll never get bored of knitting - or wearing Pom pero has an attractive frosted appearance. Simple in shape, this jacket uses a number of stitch techniques, so it's as enjoyable to knrt as it is versatile to wear. First, there's moss stitch aroundthehemand cuffs. Its texture contrasts with the stocking stitch body, giving an attractive edging. Around the cuffs it's done on smaller needles, creating a gathered effect. A band of cable knitting...

Benefits Of British Wool

British wool has natural crimp, so it offers the hand knitter and crafter a fibre with the ability to bring stability and structure to a garment. Its spring-like resilience means that it can resist pressure - much of the strong British wool is used to make carpet because it has excellent 'bounce back'. Many venues such as hotels and casinos choose British wool carpet for this reason, in clothing, tailors like the fact that it can resist creasing and...

Moss Licht Blue

1 x lOOg lOOm ha nit A pair of 61-Smm needles Asetof6 gt immdpns Strtch marker 12stsand 19 rows to measure 4x4in 10x10cm ove r stocking stitch using 6Viinm needles Tofit average adult head approxZliiin 54cm Cast on6 sts using 6Mmm needles. Row 1 Knit. Row 2 SI 1, K5, Rep row 2 until ycu have worked 102 rows In total. Cast offall sts. Sew ends of strip together to form the hat band. Using dpns, pick up and knit 60 stsaround edge of hat band and markthe start of the round. NextmdK5,Ml rep from'to...

Shape Front Slope

Tw2 Knit Stitch

Dec row Patt 26, si 1, Kl, psso, patt to end. Keeping patt correct work 5 rows straight. Cont working dec row Insldefront border as before on next and everyfoll 8th 8th 8th 6th 6th 6th row until 53 55 55 66 68 72 sts rem, then on everyfoll 10th 8th 10th 8th 8th 8th row until 50 52 55 57 59 62 sts rem, Cont Straight until front measures 27 28 28'A 28 29 29 in, 70 71 72 73 74 75 cmfrom beg, ending at side edge. Cast off 6 7 7 8 9 9 sts at beg of next and 2 foil Cont in patt on rem 25 sts for 39...

Great Gifts

You won't want to miss out on finding one of our lovely treats in your stocking, so make a list and check it twice - then hand it to a loved one Nicola Stanton was struggling to find patterns for knitted flowers, so she started to create her own designs. Ayear later, her hobby has fcf blossomed into a business,and her clever flower kits area delight to knit and create. The Dizzy Daisy kit contains enough pure wool yarn and wire to complete three daisies. It also includes instructions to help...

Waistcoat Right Front

Cast on 70 73 76 79 82 85 sts using 3 mm Next row WS Pto last 21 sts, p2tog, P4 3 times, P3, 67 70 73 76 79 82 sts Foundation row Kl, Pi twice, tw2, Pl.yfwd, PI, tw2, PI, yon, si 1, k2tog, psso,yfwd,yrn to make a st , PI, tw2, Pl,yrn, Pl,tw2, P2, K2, PI, K2 to end. 69 72 75 78 81 84 sts Change to 4mm needles and work In pattwith border Row 1 Pto last 25 sts, K2, P2, K3, P2, Kl, P3, Kl, P2, Row 2 Kl, PI twice, tw2, P3, tw2, pi, yon, si 1, k2tog, psso,yfwd,yrn, PI, tw2, P3,tw2, P2, K2, PI, K2 to...

How To Embroider

Tiny circles of chain stitch form Rudolph's eyes. Secure the thread and bring it out at 1, where you want the stitch to start. Take it down at 2 and back up at 3, holding the loop of thread down and passing the needle over it. Pull the thread through so the stitch is taut but not tight. Keep the stitches evenly spaced and the same height, using the knit stitches as a guide asyou sew. Secure the thread and bring it out at 1, where you want the stitch to start. Take it down at 2 and back up at 3,...

Shape Raglan Armhole

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Working all ragian armhole shapingas given for back, dec 1 st at raglan armhole edge of next 1 1 1 3 5 rows, then on 3 2 1 0 0 foil 4th rows, then on foil 19 23 25 28 27 alt rows, ending with WSfacingfbr next row. 32 32 34 34 36 sts Cast off 8 sts at beg of next row, 24 24 26 26 28 sts Dec 1st at neck edge of next 5 rows, then on foil 5 5 6 6 7 alt rows and AT THE SAME TIME dec 1 st at raglanarmholeedgeofnextandeveryfoll alt row, 6 sts Work 3 rows, dec l st at raglan armhole edge of 2nd of...

Sleeve Seam Length

Red Wine 896 13 14 14 IS 16 Cosy and informal, the humble cardigan has become fashionable for men in recent years, and there are no signs of its popularity waning. The cardigan has become popular again as it has proved to be a versatile piece of knitwear. It can be worn dressed up with shirt and tie for a classic look or dressed down with T-shirt and skinnyjeansfora more contemporary look, says designer Martin Storey, adding, Also, I think men like the fact that it can be quickly removed in the...

Knitting Counter

Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer Knit

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How To Swiss Darn

Instructions Swiss Darn Stitch

Add detail in other colours to your knitting using this method. Leaving a short 4in 10cm tail on the wrong side, work from right to left, bringing the needle out at the base of a knit 'V' stitch, at l.Take the needle behind the top of the 'V, in at 2 and out at 3. Next, take the needle down at the bottom of the stitch at 4 where it came out at 1 to complete the first stitch, and up at the base of the next 'V' at 5 as shown to start the second. Finish off the embroidery on the wrong side of the...

Armhole Shaping

Cast off 4 4 4 6 sts at the begofthe next 2 Next row RS PI, Kl, PI, si 1, k2tog, psso, rib to last 6 sts, k3tog, PI, Kl, PI 61 69 77 81 sts Dec in this way on every foil 4th row until Work 9 11 13 15 rows straight, thus endingon a WS row. 1st dec row RS PI, Kl, PI, k2togtbl, rib to last 5 sts, k2tog, PI, Kl, PL 47 55 63 67 sts 2nd dec row Kl, PI, Kl. p2tog, rib to last 5 sts, p2togtbl, Kl, PI, Kl. 45 53 61 65 sts Dec on every foil row until 25 27 31 37 sts rem. Cast off in rib. Cast on 62 66 72...

Shape Shoulders

Cast off 6 6 7 7 8 8 sts at beg of next 4 rows, then 6 7 7 8 8 9 sts at beg of next 2 rows. Slip rem 53 57 59 63 65 69 stson a spare needle. looks against the side edge. Here, the added piece is done in stocking stitch. Holding the piece of knitting you are going to pick the stitches up from in your left hand, and starting at the top right corner, insert your needle between the first two stitches of the row. Wind your wool around the needle and 'knit' the first stitch. PICK UP STITCHES ON A...

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By Martin Storey

Apairof 3Xmm needles A pair of 4mm needles Six buttons Yarn used knits as DK to this tension 22 sts and 30 rows to measure 4x4in 10x10cm over stocking stitch using 4mm needles. So you can re-usethis pattern, we've colour-coded the sizing instructions. Simply follow our colour-coded measurements andyou're off.

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