Knit/lab. The Palma Sweater: A unique knit. I've come across a really beautiful and unique sweater. It's the Palma Sweater (shown at left) by Lene Holme Samsøe. What initially drew me to this sweater was its simplicity: a cross-front sweater with three-quarter-length sleeves and a wide-rib collar. Then I saw the back, and it's made up of a stunning cable panel that incorporates a leafy vine set off with rope cables. You know how I love leaves; add in the cables and it's a winner in my book. There's a third aspect to this sweater, though, that really puts it over the top. It's a pullover! Here's the description from Lene's new book Essentially Feminine Knits: "This top has a lovely construction: it begins with a long, wide rib that forms the front and collar.
You can see the construction best when looking at the schematic: I know I'm always saying that I'm going to knit this and I'm going to knit that, and I really do take the first steps: adding the projects to my queue, choosing yarn, and sometimes even swatching! Cheers, P.S. BrooklynTweed. By Veronik Avery Approximately 1120 (1120, 1260, 1400, 1540, 1680) yards of worsted weight wool yarn 8 (8, 9, 10, 11, 12) skeins of Brooklyn Tweed Shelter (100% American Targhee-Columbia wool; 50g/140 yards) Photographed in Soot Working Gauge: 18½ stitches & 26 rows = 4" in Charted Pattern with Gauge Needle; before blocking Finished Gauge: 14½ stitches & 25½ rows = 4" in Charted Pattern with Gauge Needle; measurement taken from relaxed fabric after light lace-blocking (with slight stretch) One 32" circular needle and set of 4 or 5 double-pointed needles (DPNs) in size needed to obtain gauge listed Suggested: US 9 (5½ mm) 36½ (39½, 43, 46½, 49½, 53)" finished (blocked) garment at bust.
Intended Ease: +3-4" Sample shown is size 39" with +4" of ease on model Sleeves are worked in the round to the underarms. 4 of 5 Click here to purchase Shelter yarn. Birch Point Hoodie. Birch Point HoodieAmanda ScheuzgerFinished Size 33 3⁄4 (37, 41 1⁄4, 45 1⁄2, 49 1⁄4, 54)" bust circumference, closed. Hoodie shown measures 37", modeled with about 3" of ease.Yarn Tahki Yarns Cotton Classic (100% mercerized cotton; 108 yd [100 m]/13⁄4 oz [50 g]): #3205 sand, 9 (10, 11, 12, 13, 14) skeins.
Yarn distributed by Tahki-Stacy Charles Inc.Needles Sizes 7 (4.5 mm) and 8 (5 mm): 24" circular (cir), and set of double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.Notions Markers (m); tapestry needle; stitch holders; 7 hook-and-eye closures; sharp-point sewing needle and matching thread.Gauge 19 sts and 25 rows = 4" in St st on larger needles. A pretty women's hoodie with an undulating lace pattern and flattering waist shaping. The scalloped front is closed with hooks and eyes. Knit in the round to armholes. CORRECTION: Sleeves With smaller dpn, CO 49 (53, 57, 65, 67, 71) sts.
From Sally — Ballerina. From Sally — Ballerina This is a pattern from Hanne Falkenberg, made from her yarns (from a kit). To see all of the posts written on this sweater, including in-progress photographs and details on slight changes I made to the pattern, click No comments yet. Peacock Shawl. Peacock Shawl To see all of my blog entries on the Peacock Shawl, click here. Lewis Knits. Knitting Patterns from KnitPicks. Knit Dishcloth Corner. Patterns. BrooklynTweed. Hexagon Petal Tee. Dorflinger Tee. TWIST FRONT TOP Vogue Knitting Spring/Summer 2008 #33. Vogue Knitting Spring/Summer 2008 #33Designed by Mari Lynn Patrick Turn heads with Patrick's provocative cropped pullover, which highlights an allover ribbed pattern worked side to side with a center front constructed cable twist in which the stitches are picked up and twisted for the focal knot, then reattached.
Difficulty level MATERIALS• 7 (8, 9, 10) 1¾oz/50g cones (each approx 124yd/113m) of Ironstone Yarns/Fiesta Yarns Tian (tactel) in #909 blue• One pair size 6 (4mm) needles OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE• Stitch holders KNITTED MEASUREMENTS• Sized for X-Small (Small, Medium, Large). Shown in size X-Small. FINISHED MEASUREMENTS• Bust 32 (34, 36, 38)"/81 (86, 91.5, 96.5)cm• Length (at center back) 17 (18, 19½, 20¼)"/43 (44.5, 49.5, 51.5)cm• Upper arm 15 (15¾, 16½, 17½)"/38 (40, 42, 44.5)cm GAUGES• 21 sts = 2¼"/5.75cm, 30 rows = 4"/10cm in k1, p1 rib.• 25 sts and 29 rows = 4"/10cm over k4, p2 rib using size 6 (4mm) needles. Delivery Method: Electronic PDF. EYELET WRAP Vogue Knitting Spring/Summer 2002 #3.
Vogue Knitting Winter 2009/10 #29. Nantucket Jacket. Mermaid Mesh. Wakame Lace Tunic. Aidez pattern by Cirilia Rose. NOTE: Pattern updated 10/14/2010. Changes in bold Aidez is a feminine fitted cardigan that has all the cozy antique appeal of traditional Aran texture. Subscribe to KnitBits for a weekly newsletter with free patterns! 10/17/2011 Greetings! This pattern continues to be popular so I wanted to include some updates/notes. As I point out in the pictures here, the original sweater is not a truly woven lattice. If you’d like yours to be correctly woven, hold the FDKC sts on Row 13 in the BACK instead of Front. The second most popular question has been about the Cross Stitch Cables. On the following row you’re asked to purl those stitches DROPPING THE EXTRA WRAP on each stitch. I hope that helps! RIGHT CROSS-STITCH CABLE (Worked over 8 sts) Row 3: P2, sl 4 WYIB, dropping extra 4 wraps; return these 4 sts to LH needle, pass the last 2 sts slipped over the first 2 and k them in this crossed position, p2.
LEFT CROSS-STITCH CABLE (Worked over 8 sts) BUSTIER DRESS Knit.1 Magazine Fall 2006 #6. Knit.1 Fall 2006 #6 Design by Mari Lynn Patrick Featuring side buttoning under the bust for definition, the cable panels, bobbles and ribs (worked multidirectionally) are the true stars of this garment. Difficulty level MATERIALS • 14 (14, 15) balls in #98 Cream of Lion Cashmere Blend by Lion Brand, 1½oz/40g balls, each approx 84yd/77m (wool/cashmere/nylon) • One pair size 8 (5mm) needles OR SIZE TO GET GAUGE • Size D-3 (3.25mm) crochet hook • Cable needle (cn), six ½"/13mm buttons, 2yd/2m of oval elastic and a spool of elastic thread KNITTED MEASUREMENTS • Sized for Small (Medium, Large).
Shown in size Small. FINISHED MEASUREMENTS • Bust 27 (29, 31)"/68.5 (73.5, 78.5)cm • Waist 24 (25, 26)"/61 (63.5, 66)cm • Length 29"/73.5cm GAUGES • 23 sts and 26 rows to 4"/10cm over chart 2 using size 8 (5mm) needles. • 25 sts and 24 rows to 4"/10cm over k2, p2 rib using size 8 (5mm) needles. Delivery Method: Electronic PDF. LATTICE CAMI Knit.1 Magazine Summer 2007 #24. Knit.1 Summer 2007 #24 By Cathy Carron Don’t be fooled by the intricate look of this slinky tank—the top half is worked in a simple lattice stitch, the bottom in a lace pattern and the straps in an easy reverse stockinette stitch.
Difficulty level MATERIALS • 6 (7, 9, 10, 12) balls in #2 Yellow of Royal Bamboo by Plymouth Yarn Co., 13⁄4oz/50g balls, each approx 93yd/85m (bamboo) • One size 8 (5mm) circular needle, 24"/60cm length OR SIZE TO GET THE GAUGE • Stitch marker • Cable needle (cn) KNITTED MEASUREMENTS • Sized for X-Small (Small, Medium, Large, X-Large). Shown in size X-Small. FINISHED MEASUREMENTS • Bust 26 (30½, 35, 38, 42½)"/66 (77.5, 89, 96.5, 108)cm • Length 173⁄4 (173⁄4, 193⁄4, 193⁄4, 213⁄4)"/45 (45, 50, 50, 55)cm Note Garment is extremely close-fitting and will stretch to fit bust sizes 30 (34, 38, 42, 46)"/76 (86.5, 96.5, 106.5, 117)cm. GAUGES • 20 sts and 28 rnds to 4"/10cm over the ridge pat in the round. • 22 sts and 28 rnds to 4"/10cm over the lattice pat in the round. Popup Window 961788.
Heather Hoodie Vest. Frost Flowers Stole. Apres Surf Hoodie. Verena Knitting Magazine – Top European Knitting Fashion - Patterns - Women's Regular. Knit and tonic: Yogini Bolero. I never really put the words, "yogi" and "bolero" together in my mind before, but when this pattern was complete, it just seemed right. Well, at least until I said the two words together out loud.
When I said "Yogi Bolero," out came visions of a know-it-all, hat-wearin', on-two-feet walkin' bear who happens to have a best friend named "Boo Boo. " It was then that I knew, just knew, that I couldn't name the thing "Yogi Bolero," after all. In walked the "Yogini Bolero. " Whips up in no time flat--at least the short sleeve version does--you can throw this one on in a pinch on your way to a class or use as a cover up for a little tank or wildly printed dress.
The hemp or linen offers just enough warmth for warmer climates, but if you want something with a little more heat, try a worsted weight wool. Something with just a bit of a halo, or shimmer, or something just, plain sumptuous. Yogini Bolero is knit in one piece, from the top down. 20 sts and 24 rows = 4” in St st. Designer Knitting, Spring/Summer 2010. [Pierrot Yarns]Patterns Club. Aran Leaf Pattern Shell - 100% wool - a free knit shell pattern. : : o l g a j a z z y : : : Yesterday, I have been deep in thought while sizing a pattern, deadlines all looming and sooo much to do before the year's end.
I have thought to share a great little technique with you. Something last minute that you can make for either a gift of for yourself! It's been cool, so having that tiny bit of precious cashmere caressing your neck certainly felt cosy. So here is what you would need: Time: 1.5-2hr (excluding drying time). 15-20 grams of Fingering or Sport weight yarn. Make sure to choose something delectable, tiny bit of cashmere, royal alpaca, merino or qiviut.
Try the yarn on your neckline area first to determine the itchiness level as it's highly sensitive area. So you don't end up ripping necklace off after 10 minutes of wearing it. Needle: US 4 (3.5 mm) Crochet hook C or D. Gauge: 6 sts and 7-8 rows in 1" over Stockinette stitch swatch Cabled Braids are made up by knitting 2 strips. 1st strip: Using needle and yarn CO 9 sts. 2nd strip: Using needle and yarn CO 9 sts. I Heart Aran. I am very excited to announce that the I Heart Aran patter is officially available for purchase on my website and on Ravelry! This is my first sweater pattern and I am very happy to finally be able to share my completed vision with you all. You may remember me blogging about it still being a WIP back in February. After a few months and several tweaks to the pattern to get it exactly how I wanted it, it's ready for prime time!
I owe a very big thank you to my mom for test knitting the pattern for me. She did a great job! Details:Size: 32 (34, 36, 38, 40, 44, 48)”(Sample shown is size 32“ with very little positive ease on model.)Yarn: 5 (5, 6, 6, 7, 7, 8) skeins Tanis Fiber Arts Green Label Aran Weight yarnor approx. 900 (975, 1025, 1100, 1200, 1300, 1400) yds of aran weight yarn. All the pattern details can be found on my website here. Ravelry pattern page here. Katie did - katie did journal - getting colder. The weather has officially shifted. we can no longer walk the streets of brooklyn unbundled without seriously regretting the decision. so, the coats and hats and gloves have come out of storage and onto the big and little bodies around here. a few days into the cold, eve began requesting a scarf. ruth soon joined in. after two weeks of being reminded (scolded?)
By my daughters i got to work making the scarves, in the laziest ways possible. instructions below: scarf #1: find abandoned, half-finished scarf wadded up in the bottom corner of yarn/knitting bag. stick needles in one last time to cast off properly. sew on largest button you have and fasten around daughter's neck. feel really good about yourself. you might have been lazy, but you've just made scarves two scarves in less than an hour. and that's something. : : o l g a j a z z y : : :: :: Cable Braided Necklace ::
Yesterday, I have been deep in thought while sizing a pattern, deadlines all looming and sooo much to do before the year's end. I have thought to share a great little technique with you. Something last minute that you can make for either a gift of for yourself! It's been cool, so having that tiny bit of precious cashmere caressing your neck certainly felt cosy. So here is what you would need: Time: 1.5-2hr (excluding drying time). 15-20 grams of Fingering or Sport weight yarn.
Needle: US 4 (3.5 mm) Crochet hook C or D. Gauge: 6 sts and 7-8 rows in 1" over Stockinette stitch swatch Cabled Braids are made up by knitting 2 strips. 1st strip: Using needle and yarn CO 9 sts. 2nd strip: Using needle and yarn CO 9 sts. On next row (RS): K4, yo, k2tog, k3. If you wish to make strips longer - repeat the sequence from *. Wash your strips, make sure to use wool wash to help and fluff those fibers. Then follow the photo guide to braid your necklace or bracelet or headband.
The view from down under. Loop D' Loops. UPDATE 2/24/13: Come find me at my new blog, www.mysweetnomsa.com where I post other patterns and generally awesome things. See ya soon! ---------------------------------------------------------- I received a few questions about how to go about making one of these things, so I figured I might as well post a quick pattern. It is super duper easy though, cuz all you need to know is how to make a chain. Gauge is not important with this. Just grab a lonely ball of yarn, an appropriate sized hook and start chaining.
Chain until your little fingers grow tired/you run out of yarn. Wrap, twist and manipulate around your neck until you look cozy and hip like so. Diamonds and Bobbles Afghan from KnitPicks.com Knitting. Big Herringbone Cowl. Bobble Cast On: a Tutorial, and some thoughts on personality...
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