Final Measurements

SUBLIME Extra Fine Merino Woo DK S0g 116m Blazer (139) 16 18 19 20 Cast on 130 (138 146 154) sts uslng4mm needles. Work 8 raws of moss stthen work in rib as foils Row 1(RS) Knit, Row 2 92, 'K2, P2 repfrom * toend. Rep these 2 rows until the work measures 3 in (8cm) from beg, ending on a WS row Begwith a knit row and working in st st throughout,cont until the work measures 14 in (37cm) from beg endingon a WS row.

Crochet Souares St Square

Using a 3.5mm crochet hook make a length of 6 Round 13 ch, (counts as 1st tr), 15 tr into ring, join Round 2 3 ch, counts as 1st tr), 4 tr In 1st st of round,* 2ch, small cluster, 2 ch, 5 tr In nextst, rep from * ending last repeat, 2 ch, small cluster, 2 ch, Round 3 3ch (counts as lsttr), holding last loop of each tr on hook, tr into next 4 sts,yrh, pull through all 5 loops on hook, 3 ch, V stitch In next 2chspace,*2ch,'V'stitch in next 2ch space, 3 ch, large duster 3 ch, 'V'stitch in next 2...

Christmas Jumper Yarn

Q I'm ordering the yarn for the woman's Christmas jumper in issue 61,'Holly & Ivy', and Jamie Possum saytheyarn should be4ply while the magazine says DK in the tension information. Who's right J Edgar Derby Jamie Possum are correct there was a misprint on the pattern in issue 61, and theyarn listed is actually a 4ply, not a DK. Apologies for any inconvenience caused, and thanks to everyone who wrote in to let us know.

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Great Taste

Elegant and festive, these beaded piacemats are just the thing for the most special mea of the year. sSfei .'K-X-- t .v'i*. -v* Jiifc. - i > . . sSfei .'K-X-- t .v'i*. -v* Jiifc. - i > . . more magazines at www.magazinesdownload.com Yarn BCIay(30S), Sx SOg lOOm balls Rowan, Kidsilk Haze Yarn C Liqueur (595), 1 x 25g 2l0m ball (used double throughout) Rowan, Shimmer Yarn used knits as DK to this tension 23 sts and 34 rows to measure 4x4in (10x10cm) over woven stitch using 4mm needles. Table...

Back Neck Shaping

Next row (RS) K across 26 (28 30 32) sts,turn, leave rem sts on a spare needle and work each side separately. Dec lstat neck edgeon the next 3 rows, Breakyarn and leave rem 23 (25 27 29) sts on a holderto cast off with the front later. With RS facing slip the centre 26 (32 36 42) sts to a holder forthe back neck. Rejoinyarn and Kto end of row. Work as forthe back until the armhole measures 614 (614 7 714)in, 17 (17 18 19)cmfrom beg of shaping,endingon a WS row.

Subsequent Squares

Rounds is the joining round when joining hold the squares with wrong sides together. Round 52ch (countsas lstdc),2ch, miss2 htr, dc In next htr, 2 ch, missnext2tr,dc in nexttr, 2 ch, miss next 2 dtr, (1 dc, 1 ch, ss to 2nd of 3 ch loopon corner of previous square, 1 ch, 1 dc) in next2 ch space, 2ch, miss 2 dtr, dc in nexttr, ss to corresponding dc of previous square, 2 ch, miss 2 tr, dc in next htr, ss to corresponding dc of previous square,2ch, miss 2 htr, dc in...

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Slippery Fingers

J thought that I had better inform you, that ted driving gloves can be very dangerous. I have worn woolly gloves while driving and have had the steering wheel slip out of my hands. You're right, Sylvia a slippery steering wheel can be very dangerous so it's important to make sure you've got a good grip, whatever gloves you're wearing, before you setoff. Ifyou want to wear hand knitted glcves like the ones in issue 61 but find them slippery, one easy solution is to put small dots of liquid...

Shape Back Of Head

2nd inc row (Inc 1, Kl) four times, K6, (inc 1, Kl) fourtimes. 30 sts St st 19 rows. lstdecrowi'Kl, k2tog)toend. 20sts Next row Purl, 2nd dec row (K2tog) to end. lOsts Breakyarn, leavinga longend. Thread through sts on needle, draw up tightly and fasten off Cast on 18 sts with Flesh Tonefor base edge and st st 2 rows. EARS (MAKE 2 PIECES) Cast on 6 sts with Flesh Tone. Breakyarn, leavinga longend. Thread through sts on needle, draw up tightly and fasten off Remember the purl sides of the...

Divide For Opening

Next row K2, (Pi, Kl) 3 times, Kl, cast off next st, Turn and work on the last group of 9 sts for 1 (1 VA 2 2 2 2K 2 )in, 4(4 4 5 5 S 6 6) cm, castoff. Rejoinyarn to rem sts and work 2nd sideto match. Cast on 19 sts using4mm needles and work in Row 1 (RS) K2, * PI, Kl, repfrom * to last st, Kl. Row 2 Kl, * PI, Kl, rep from * to end. Rep the last 2 rows 3 more times. (8 rows in all.) Rows 9 & 10 (RS) K2, (PI, Kl), twice, wrapyarn around next stitch and return it to left needle, then turn and...

Front Neck Shaping

Next row (RS) Kacross 29 (32 34 36) turn, leave rem sts on a spare needle and workeach side Declstatthe neckedgeon every row until there are 25 (27 30 31) ststhen decon every foil alt row until 23 (25 27 29) sts rem. Cont without shaping until thefront matches to the back. Breakyarn and leaveon a holder. With RS facing slip the centre 20 (24 22 34) sts to a holder. Rejoinyarn and Kto end of row. Complete to match thefirst side. With RS facing cast offthe front shoulder sts with the back...

Shape Sleeve

Keeping rib correct, cast off 2 sts at beg of next 2 rows. Dec 1st at each end of next row, then 2 foil alt rows. 47 (47 49 49 55 55) sts . Work 1 row. Cast off 6 sts at beg of next 6 rows. Cast off rem 11 (11 13 13 19 19) sts in rib. Press as described on the bait band, loin both shoulder and neckband seams using backstitch or mattress stitch if preferred. Placecentre of cast-off edge of sleeveto shoulder seam. Set in sleeve, easing sleeve head into armhole and sewing in place. Looking for a...

Knitting Korner

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Skirt And Bodice

Cast on 13 sts with Baby Lustre for base edge and st st 2 rows. 1st nc row I nc into every st to end. 26 sts Next row Purl. 2nd inc row (Inc 1, Kl) to end 39 sts Stst 3 rows. 3rd inc row (Kl, Inc 1, Kl) to end, 52 sts Next row Purl. 4th inc row (Kl, inc 1, K2) to end. 65 sts St St 3 rows. Sth inc row (K2, inc 1, K2) to end. 78 sts Next row Purl. 6th inc row (K2, inc 1, K3) to end. 91 sts Stst 3 rows. 7th inc row (K3, inc 1, K3) toend. 104 sts 1st dec row (K3, k2tog, K3) to end. 91 sts 2nd dec...

Take it

Fashionable, flattering and oh-so-comfortable just three reasons to love this gorgeous knitted dress. The jumper dress is back AH along theHighStreet,from Dorothy Perkins to Wallis,you'll find these dresses on display. (Ifyou're like us, you've walked past the racks muttering,' could make that and that and that.') The beauty of a dress is how easy it is to wear. Generally most shapes look good in jumper dresses, says designer Amanda Jones. Pop this dress on over leggings, tights...

Bergere De France

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Info

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Everything You Need To Get What You Want

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House Of Fraser

A group of English expats of all ages living in Spain. There was a local 'introduction to Crochet' class which was very successful, and several of us agreed that we'd like to continue meeting socially, knitting and crocheting, so we put an appeal in the local paper. We've been going for two years nowand have 15 members. During this time, we've had visitors brlngingcross stitch and embroidery, plus two men who did weaving as well as knitting. We have also received enquiries from people living in...

For Those Who Love To Knit

All these retailers stock needles from KnitPro - call, look online or drop in to see which luxury needle ranges your favourite shops are selling. For more advertising opportunities please call Nikki Fox on 01225 822752 This month we're exploring the world of twisted stitches. These fab asymmetrical cable patterns look great and are easy to knit, too. C4B Ca ble 4 back. Slip next 2 sts onto cn and hold at back ofwork. Knit 2 stsfrom LH needle, then 2 from en csb(f) Cable 6 back (front). Slip...

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How To Purl 4 Yb Sllk Kl

These trendy, glittering party accessories are simpleA enough for teens to make for themselves. Yarn used knits as DK to this tension 30 sts and 40 rows to measure 4x4in (10x10cm) over stocking stitch using 3 mm needles. So you can re-use this pattern, we've colour-coded the sizing instructions. Simply followourcolou r-coded measurements andyou're off. Yarn used knits as DK to this tension 30 sts and 40 rows to measure 4x4in (10x10cm) over stocking stitch using 3 mm needles. All that glitters...

How To Make X Increase

Inserting Needle Hand

This is another way to increase and is usually abbreviated as ml. Kmtthe number of stitchesthe pattern requires you to do before the increase. Now insert the point of the right-hand needle under the loop or line of yarn that lies between the two stitches. Kmtthe number of stitchesthe pattern requires you to do before the increase. Now insert the point of the right-hand needle under the loop or line of yarn that lies between the two stitches. Now wind the yarn around the point of the needle as...

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Tag and label set

Give your knitted Christmas gifts a professional touch with ourtag and label set. The sew-in labels are fully washable, and so can be stitched into any knitted garment. Every time the recipient puts their special knit on,they'll geta little reminder of how muchyou love them. A lovely present deserves to be wrapped nicely, and your gift tags and ribbon are just right to finish offa pretty parcel. Choose a tag matching the colour of the knitted gift as a cheeky hint at what's underthe wrapping...

Snowball Sceptre

MAKE 1 PIECE Cast on 10 sts with Snowflakefor base edge and stst2rows. 1st inc row Kl, inc 1 to end. 19 sts Next row Purl. 2nd inc row Kl, inc 1, Kl to end. 28 sts Stst 9 rows. 1st dec row Kl, k2tog, Kl to end. 19 sts Next row Purl. 2nd dee row Kl, k2tog to end. 10 sts Breakyarn, leaving a long end. Thread through sts on needle, draw up tightly and fasten off. Unless otherwise specified, sew seams and join pieces using mattress stitch, working with right side of knitting uppermost. Aone-stitch...

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Shape Sleeve Head

Working in rows, cast off 3 3 4 4 sts at the beg ofthe next 2 rows. 82 82 84 83 sts Next row K2, k2tog, K to last 4 sts, k2tog tbl, K2. 80 80 82 86 sts Dec in this way on the next 3 foil alt rows, work 1 row straight then cast off rem 74 74 76 80 sts. Join side seams being careful to match the patt. Set in sleeve, matching the centre of the sleeve to the shoulder seam and easing the head into the arm hole. Press lightly according to the instructions on the ball band, With WS facing, starting at...

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Jacket Front Edging

Cast on 38 sts with Funky Fur and st st 2 rows. Cast off. Cast on 40 sts with Snowflake for top edge and st st 2 rows. 1st dec row K3, k2tog, K3 to end. 35 sts St st 3 rows. 2nd dec row K3, k2tog, K2 toend. 30 sts St st 3 rows. 3rd dec row K2, k2tog, K2 to end. 25 sts St st 3 rows. 4th dec row K2, k2tog, Kl to end. 20 sts Cast on 4 sts with Snowflake fortop edge and st st2 rows. Inc 1 st at beg of next 6 rows. 10 sts Cast on 2 StS at beg of next 2 rows for underarm. Change to Funky Fur for cuff...

Start Body Shaping

Rowl RS lt 2, k2togtbl, K24 27 30 33 , yf, k2tog tbl, Kl, k3tog,yf, K62 64 66 68 , yf k3tog tbl, Kl, Row 5 K2, k2togtbl, K23 26 29 32 yf, k2tog tbl, Kl, k3tog,yf, K60 62 64 66 yf,k3togtbl, Kl, Conttodec in this way until you have Next row RS K2, k2tog tbl, K15 20 24 28 ,yf k2togtbl, Kl, k2togyf K46 52 56 58 ,yf k2tog tbl, Kl, k2tog,yf, K to last 4 sts, k2tog K2. 92 108 120 132 sts Next row RS K2, k2tog tbl, K- 20 24 28 ,yf, k2togtbl, Kl,k2tog,yf lt 50 54 56 ,yf, k2tog tbl, Kl, k2tog, yf, K to...

Foundation Ring

Here's how to make the base ring for the crocheted flowers. Make a chain the length stated in the pattern instructions. Next, insert the crochet hook into the first chain. Make a chain the length stated in the pattern instructions. Next, insert the crochet hook into the first chain. Close the ring with a si st yrh and pull through . Mow you are ready to start making your hexagon. Close the ring with a si st yrh and pull through . Mow you are ready to start making your hexagon. Holding last loop...

Knitting All Over

Howfabiimustbetohavea 'holiday grandma'. Have you learned many new skills from her The Portuguese style of knitting is very distinctive, and I'm intrigued by Portuguese knitting needles, which are hooked, but find my straights much easier to knit with I love the Made ran hats, too, with their bobbles and earflaps. Monika with her 'holiday grandma'and traditional Madeiran hats. ,t We'd love to see more pictures of you with Simply Knitting for even ust your knitting jn foreign lands....

Wendy Goes Vintage

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___ i Vintage patterns in modern yarns. ___ i Vintage patterns in modern yarns. Whether you want to wear clothes 'the way they used to be' or are a hip young thing with a tastefor retro f a shions, you11 Hove Wendy's forthcoming book of patterns. The firm's design team have been browsing through their extensive back catalogue and picked out 20 designsfrom the 1940s, 1950s and 1960s, so whether your icon is Lauren Bacall, Audrey Hepburn or Jean Shrimpton, you'll find a pattern in here that's...

Essential Guide

The only guide you'll need to the basics . 82 How to contact companies in this issue 92 Prize crossword, prize sudoku and horoscopes 94 12 speedy knits, including leg warmers, fingerless mittens and a hat Miriam McDonald brings you the latest n knitting news, gossip and products. Take home new skills from Stitch amp Craft 2010. As exciting as the shopping opportunities at shows are, it'salwaysa good idea to join in a workshop away from the bustle you can knit or crochet, and discover new...