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Knitting: Baby Blanket
Every new baby needs a special blanket to be wrapped up in when they make their very first homecoming. This warm blanket is knit in a lovely slipped stitch pattern and features cables running along the edges and is bordered with ribbing. Knit in a luxurious yarn, this becomes the ultimate heirloom baby blanket.
This vest is knit in the round from the bottom up. The majority of the body is worked in Stockinette stitch, with a textured, slip stitch pattern band worked around the chest. The crew collar features a button flap on the right shoulder for smaller sizes. Ribbing is worked at the hem, armholes, and collar of the vest.
This raglan-style sweater is knit from the top down to just below the underarms. Three-quarter length sleeves are worked in the round with garter stitch cuffs. The body is worked side to side as a separate piece, shaped with short rows at the underarms, then seamed horizontally to the bottom edge of the yoke. Garter edging is worked along the he...
This pattern is worked sleeves first. The body is knit from the bottom up. Sleeves are joined at the yoke. The yoke is worked in raglan decreases to the neckline. The neckline is shaped using a series of bind offs and decreases and is worked flat (back and forth) at this point. The collar is bound off, then stitches are picked up for the ribbing.
This pullover is knit from the top down using raglan shaping. Yoke is worked flat, the body and sleeves are then divided and body is knit in the round. Hem is shaped with short rows and finished with garter stitch. Collar and cuffs are finished with I-cord. Yoke closure is picked up and worked in garter stitch.
This pattern is worked from the bottom up using short rows to shape the hemline. Mirrored cables are worked along front panels. Fronts and back are separated at the armholes and each worked separately. Shoulders are joined with 3 needle bind off. Front cables are extended past the shoulder, grafted together and sewn to the back neckline. Sleeves...
Knitting: Sleeveless Top
This tee is worked flat in two pieces from the bottom up. The hem is shaped with short rows while a simple yet lovely lace pattern is worked over the yoke. Seams are sewn using mattress stitch, shoulders are grafted together. Neck and armlines are finished with an attached I-cord.
This hooded pullover is knit in the round from the top down. The pocket is added by knitting onto waste yarn, then picking up stitches and kniting in the round when the body is complete. The hood is picked up at the neckline and grafted on the top. This fun pattern can be made in a variety of colors for boys or girls. Consider using a luxury yar...
This sweater is worked in the round from the bottom up. The sleeves are knit separately in the round then joined to the body to be worked in a raglan yoke. The button band is picked up to finish the sweater. Fair Isle pattern is worked through the body and on sleeve cuffs.