A techniques book that takes you through all the basics from knit and purl to placing pockets.
Photography by Sandra Lousada
GARTER ST BLANKET page 61
Yarn amounts should read:
Two 50g ball Debbie Bliss cashmerino aran in Pale Blue (C) and one 50g ball in each of Pale MAuve (A), Fuchsia (B), Teal (D) and Dark Mauve (E).
JACKET with MOSS ST BANDS
The 2nd buttonhole row should read:
P1, k1, p1, k2tog, yf, moss st to end.
When working across the back neck sts on the pick up row, it should read:
....k27(29:31:33:37:39) sts from back neck holder, ......
The total number of stitches will be 77(81:87:89:95:99) sts.
V NECK CARDIGAN with CONTRAST RIBS page 93
With 4mm (US 6) needles and C, cast on 25(27:29) sts.
RAGLAN CARDIGAN with FULLY FASHIONED SHAPING
1st and 3rd size only
2nd row P3, k2, * p2, k2; rep from * to end.
US needle size should read: (US 3).
After cast on, work 10 rows in rib as given for 2nd and 4th sizes of back.
SHAWL COLLARED JACKET
COLLAR and FRONT BANDS
2nd row Sl 1, rib 9(13:17), turn.
V-NECK SWEATER WITH POCKETS
BACK AND FRONT
When shaping the armholes, the shaping row should read:
Next row K2, skpo, k to last 4 sts, k2tgo, k2.