Join Shoulder Seams

With RS of back facing RS affront cast off 22 (24 28 30 31) sts from front shoulder with the bade Slip the centre 30 (32 33 35 37) sts to a holder forthe back neck. Rejoin yarn and cast off rem 22 (24 28 30 31) sts of front and back shoulders, Cast on 41 (44 47 50 53) sts using 4mm needles and yarnC, Row X (RS) Change to Yam B, fK2. Pi. repfrom * until you have worked 12 (12 15 15 15) sts, K2 usingyarn C,*usingyam B, PI, K2 repfrom to end. This sets up the position of the vertical stripe....

Blanket Blunder

I I've been knitting a blanket and will end up wifFitbur strips each offiue patches which I'll sew up at the end. This has been working well but have now realised that oneofthe patches is the wrong way round Is there any way to rectify this without unravelling the whole strip Ruth Grove-White via email _ This callsfor drastic action-surgery i n -feet. If you're su re you d on't want to u n ra vel - a nd have somespareyarn in the right colour - ta keyou r scissors and cut the offending patch...

Knitting All Over

Sue's made it all th e way down to the Spanish coast. Debora scy Most of us in the office remember BortaiUQ, Sue, a Ithough we don't remember a port in the show Andalusia's a I ovely pi ace to go i n N ovember. H must h ave taken your husband an awfully long time to drive there from Hudd ersf ield. Do yo j eve r hope he'll go a bit more si owly so you can finish your latest knitting project We'd love to see more pictures of you with Simply Knitting for even just your knitting ) in foreign...

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Armhole Shaping

Cast off 3 (3 3 3 4-) sts at the beg ofthe next 2 Cont without shaping until t he green band measures 3 lA 4 4 . 4 -1)inr9 (10 10 10 10)cm Next row (WS) C ha nge toyarnCandPtoend. Next row (Startvertical stripe) Kll (11 14 14 14) using 1st ball of yarn A, K2 usingyarn C, Kto end This sets upthe position for the stripe. Cont working as set until the armhole measures 7K (81-i 9 9 Vj)in, 19 (21 23 23 ' Jcmfrom beg, Break yarn and leaveto cast off using 3 needles with the front Usingyarn C, cast on...

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How To Add A Pocket

A simple way to add a useful pocket to a garment. Slip the number of stitches you need onto a stitch holder, and then kee p the holder at the front of the knitting. Slip the number of stitches you need onto a stitch holder, and then kee p the holder at the front of the knitting. Now knit the pocket linlngirom th e stftch H older, in the place of those stitches. Now knit the pocket linlngirom th e stftch H older, in the place of those stitches. Change to 5mm needles and proceed as follows Row...

Place Sleeve Panel

Next row (RS) KO (0 1 1 2), work 54 sts from row This row sets position of sleeve panel. Cont as set, rep 4 rows of chart on centre 54 sts with ststat each side, shaping sides by inc 1 stat each end of 2nd row, then on every foil 4th row to 90 (88 8S 88 90) sts, then every foil 6th row to 96 (96 93 98 100) sts, working nests in st st. 18 (l8Vi 19 19 19) in, 46 (47 48 48 4ij)cm, Keeping patt correct cast off 4 (4 4 5 6) sts at beg of next 2 rows. 88 (BS 90 88 88) sts Dec l st at each end of next...

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For St And Nd Sizes Only

P2.K5, P2, K5, P2, K5r P2, K5. P2, K7, P4, K7, P2, K5, P2, K5, P2, K5, P2, K5, P2, K3. Row 1P3, C2B, PS, C2F, PS, C2B, P3, work from * to * as giver for Row 1 of back, P3, C2F, P5, C2B, PS, C2F, P3. Row 2 KB, P2, KS, P2, K5, P2, K3, work from *to * as given for Row 2 of back, K3, P2, KS, P2, K5, P2, Row 3 P3, C2B, P5, C2F, R5, C2B, P3, work from * to * as given for Row 3 of back, P3,C2F, PS, C2B, P5, C2F, P3. Row 4 K3. P2. KS, P2, K5, P2, K3, work from * to * as given for Row 4 of...

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Knotted Flower Centres

Make 17 6 Purple, 6 Orange and S Vellow using the colours In the nnain yarn. Caston4st5 using a pair cf 3mm needles. Knit 3 rows. Cast off. Tie caston and cast offends ofyarn together tightly. Turn over a nd tie a ga in. Note Begin knitting outside of hatflrst, Cast on 21 sts usi ng a set of 3m m d p ns. PI ace 7 sts on each needle. Rou nd 1K1, place marker at begi nn i ng of round, Round 2 Knit twice into every it. 42 sts Round J Knit. Round 4 (K2, ml) to end of round, 63 sts Round 5 Knit. Rou...

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Make Fabric Lining

LJsing the knitted bag as a template, cut two pieces of lining fa brie slightly larger than the knitted pieces plus Viin (1cm) atthe sides and the bottom for the seam allowance. Sew the two pieces together by working down one Yam A Mulberry (23 H) B YSm 6 Glue Haze (2346) side, across the bottom and upthe other side, Now turn the knitted bag inside out and with the lining fabric also inside out, sew the bottom two corners of theliningtothe bottom two corners of the knitted bag. Foid the Jin ing...

Library

Give each of your projects the perfect finish with expertly executed edgings and trims -we show you three of our current favourites kfb knit into front and back of stitch tog& thsr i(B)H teft(rlght)haHcl P purl pltog pu12ititdltf4tog tlwr (lstrtch decreased) pisD fMK Slipped 'it ltd u'Lirr rep i) feps3t(5) ill slipstitchaithoughtopuH skpo Sil, lfl, ia ilifi i J itfh over C6B(F) slip next 3 sts onto a cable need le a nd ho kJ at back (front) of wort. 3 from LH needle,then K3from cable needle....

Shape Shoulders

Cast off 13 (13 13 14 14) sts in patt at beg of next 2 rows. 48 (48 52 52 56) sts Cast off 13 (13 14 14 15) sts in patt at beg of Leave rem 22 (22 24 24 26) sts on a stitch Cast on 22 (22 22 24 24)sts using 5mm needles and thumb method,then work in ststfor AY* (4H m 4J4 4X)in, 11 11 12 12 12)cm, endingwith a WS row. Leave these sts on a stitch holder. Cast on 47 (51 51 Si bb)sts using 4mm needles and thumb method- Row 1 * K2, P2 rep from * to last 3 sts, K2. PI. Row 2 Kl, P2, * K2, P2 rep from...

How To Threeneedle Cast

Use tMs for joining the back and front shoulders. Place knitted pieces together with the right or wrong sides facing. Insert the third needle through the first stitch on both needles as shown. Place knitted pieces together with the right or wrong sides facing. Insert the third needle through the first stitch on both needles as shown. Knit these 2 stitches together, pulling both loops off the needles in your left hand. You should have just one stitch or your right-hand needle. Knit these 2...

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Work Second

N ext row With 6 sts o n right-ha n d need le and 5 sts on left-hand needle, use remaining length of yarn to til, inc 1 from left-hand sts, turn and work on these 9 sts only. Next row P6, tu rn a n d work on th ese sts on ly Next row K6, thread yarn through sts on needle, draw up tightly and fasten off then join toe seam down to remaining sts on needles. N ext row With 3 sts o n right- ha n d need I e a n d 3 sts on left-hand needle, use remaining length of yarn to Kthe 3 left-hand sts. 6 sts...

Shape Back Neck And Shoulders

Patt across 18 (19 20 21 22) sts, cast off the centre 19 (23 27 27 29) sts then patt to end of row. Dec 1 st at the neck edge on next row. Break yarn and leave rem 17 (18 19 20 21) sts on a holder to cast offwith the front later. With WS facing rejoin yarn and dec 1 st at neck edge, patt to end of row. Breakyarn and leave rem 17 (18 19 20 21) sts on a holder as before. Cast en S7 (60 63 66 trusts using 5 wm needles, Row 1 (RS) KB (9 10 11 12), C2B, PS, K4, PS, C2F, K12 (14 16 IE 20), C2B,...

By Amanda Jones

Know a fashion-conscious young man He'll Iqtfffljji bold details on tweedy j u miM fflj A pair of 4mm needles Apairof4Xmm needles A 3Xmm circular needle A4.5mmcrochet hook An S iin (22am) metal zip Far where to buy, see page 92 Yam used knits as DK to this tension 19 st s and 26 rows to measure 4*41 n (10x10cm) over stocking stitch using 4I imm needles So you can re-use this pattern, we've colour-coded the sizing instructions. S i m ply fol lo w o ur colo u r-coded rneas u rements a nd you're...

Divide For Neck

Next row (RS) Patt 31 (34 37 41 44),turn and Dec l st at neck edge of next 6 (6 6 6 ) rows, then on 2 (2 2 2 i) foil alt rows. Work 1(1 3 3 .) rows, ending with RSfacing for next row. Keeping patt correct, cast off 7 (8 9 11 11) sts at beg of next row, then S (9 10 11 12) sts at beg of foil alt row. Work 1 row. With RS facing, rejoin yarn to rem sts left on a stitch holder, cast off centre 28 (28 30 30 32) sts. dOwnload.comv-> rtf , r.- dOwnload.comv-> rtf , r.- Complete to match first...

How To Make A Bobble

Create the bobbies on the coat by knitting into the same stitches three times. K1, PI, Kl into th e next stitch, so 2 extra stitc he s wil I be m ad e fro m th is one stitch. K1, PI, Kl into th e next stitch, so 2 extra stitc he s wil I be m ad e fro m th is one stitch. Turn yout work, and working on only these 1 stitches, work the next 3 rows in stocking stitch, starting with a purl row. Turn yout work, and working on only these 1 stitches, work the next 3 rows in stocking stitch, starting...

Fair

Make the most of the brighter, lighter days get out and about in this natty knitted jacket Coat or no coat That s the q u est ion we a 11 ask ourse I ves as t he weather gets warmer. This knitted jacket is the answer It's got long sleeves a nd rea ch es to bel ow the hips, so It gi ves you plenty of coverage, but it's more versatile than a full-length coat and perfect for wearing in the car. What's more, if the u n pred ictable spring tern pe ratu res d o d ro p, It makes a great smart cardigan...

Carter St Hand Warmers

Next round (K2tog, K4) to end of round. 105 sts (MAKE 2) Next round Knit. Cast on 24sts using a pair of 3mm needles, Next round (K2tog, K3) to end of round, 84 sts Knit every row until work meas 7 in (19cm). Cast off loosely using one 3Vimm needle. Sew in ends. Sew on buttons. Thread ribbon Next round (K2tog, K2) to end of round. 63 sts through edge and tie a bow. Next round Knit. These buttons were commissioned exclusively by Next round (K2tog., Kl) to end of round. 42 sts Alpaca Select to...

Essential Guide

The only guide you'll need to the basics . 82 Contacts Howto contact companies in this issue 93 Prize crossword sudoku and horoscopes,. 94 Great patterns you'll knit fn no time, including a tea cosy, bouquet, a book cover and cute baby bibs. X t> > ' -- Sl llTS 1 Miriam McDonald brings you the latest in knitting news, gossip and products Joanne's first event, UK Ravelry Day 2009, was a great success. Joanne's first event, UK Ravelry Day 2009, was a great success. Pack up your needles and...

Right Front Border

With RSfadng, using4mm needles pick up and kn it 8 sts evenly a Ion g rib a nd 86 94 98 106 114 Starting with 2nd row of 2x2 rib work 3 rows in Next row Rib 28 28 30 30 30 , cast off 2 sts, rib 12 11 9 10 9 , cast off 2 sts 4 5 6 6 7 times, rib 3 1 1 3 5 , Next row. Rib4 2 2 4 6 , cast on 2 sts, rib 13 12 10 11 10 , cast on 2 sts -1 5 6 6 . times, rib28 23 30 30 30 , Work 3 rows more in rib. Cast off in rib.

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Final Measurements

Ya rn used knits a i a ra n to th is 18 sts and 24 rows to measure 4x4irl 10x10cm over stocking stitch using 5mm needles 18 sts and 24 rows to measure 4x4irl 10x10cm over stocking stitch using 5mm needles So you can re-use this pattern, we've colour-coded the sizing instructions. 5 i m ply fbl lo w our colo u r-coded meas u rements a nd you're off. Knitwear is so fashionable right now, long knitswithcablesand other bold textures espec ally. This hooded jacket is sure to appeal to girls of every...

Shape Sleeve Head

Cast off 3 3 3 3 4 sts at the beg of the next 2 Next row RS K2, kZtogtbl, Kto last 4sts, k2tog, Dec in this way on every foil alt row until there are 51 58 65 66 b 7 sts. Work 1 row straig ht. Cast off. Work a s for I eft sleeve om Itting the vertical stri pe. With RSfacing, using BVimm circular needle and yarn C and starting at the right front neck, pick up and knit 24 24 24 24 2 5 sts to the shoulder, K across 30 32 33 35 37 sts from back neck holder, then pick up and knit 24 24 24 24 25 sts...

Pick Up Stitches On A Castoff Edge

You'll use this technique when you knit the neck band. With the right Side fating you, holdyout piece of knitting in your left hand. Insert the point of the needle through the first loop of the cast off stitch, wrap the yarn around the n eedle an d pull the ya m th raug h, ju St like a knit stitch. With the right Side fating you, holdyout piece of knitting in your left hand. Insert the point of the needle through the first loop of the cast off stitch, wrap the yarn around the n eedle an d pull...

Shape Shoulders And Back Neck

Keeping patt correct, cast off 7 3 9 11 11 sts at beg of next 2 rows. 76 80 86 90 98 sts Next row RS Cast off 8 9 10 11 12 sts, patt until there are 11 12 13 1A 15 sts on right hand needle.turn and leave rem sts on a stitch holderWork each side of neck separately. Next tow WS Cast off 3 sts, patt to end. Cast off rem 8 9 10 11 12 sts. With RSfacing rejoin yarn to rem sts, cast off centre 33 38 40 40 4- sts, patt to end. Comp lete to match first side versing shapings. Work as given for backto...

How To Add A

Get the perfect fmish when sewing in the zip. Plate the zip on the wrong side of the knitting, lining uptha bale of it With the tart on edge. Now secure it with p irs p la ted at 1 in 2. 5c m intervals. Plate the zip on the wrong side of the knitting, lining uptha bale of it With the tart on edge. Now secure it with p irs p la ted at 1 in 2. 5c m intervals. Using 3 sewing thread to match th e main co lou r of th e card iga n, sew th e tip to the knitting using sma 11 backstitches. Using 3...

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