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Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Happy July!
Knitting: Pullover
Wavelette is a lovely layering piece with its lace front and delicate rolled hems. Fingering-weight yarn and a loose gauge make this light as air and quicker to knit than you might think.
Knitting: Pullover
If you have a weakness for amazing-colored sock yarn and a known aversion to knitting socks, what are you to do? Knit yourself a Bloc! Contrasting cuffs shaped with short rows and a garter stitch edging at the collar set off that sock yarn from a straightforward body with a round yoke that doesn’t distract from the gorgeous color blocking.
Knitting: Cardigan
An elegant cardigan just right for a mermaid. Gentle waist shaping follows your curves, and Fishtail Lace sleeves pique the knitter’s interest. By eliminating sleeve increases, the lace is not too difficult and the sleeves blouse out from an i-cord cast-on. To keep the lines clean and the hems from rolling, the entire cardigan is edged in i-cord...
Knitting: Cardigan
The original Sailor’s Valentines were shell-encrusted boxes brought back from Barbados for sailors’ sweethearts. Today, keep the love alive with Reef Knots, Heart Strings, Twin Waves, and Triple Gull stitch (cables provided in chart form). All those cables combine to make a seafaring sweater of love, perfect for any Valentine (replace the side r...
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
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Knitting: Pullover
Now that your little scallywags have their own Deckhand sweaters, it’s time to get yours. But how about a bit of shaping for a woman’s curves, ¾ sleeves, and a raglan yoke with button detail? This one is also just right for cool summer evenings on deck. And working it up in Cascade’s Ultra Pima makes it a bit more refined. Let those little scall...
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
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Knitting: Pullover
The elegant Miss Anne Elliot merits her own pretty pullover, with empire-style waist shaping and a variety of twisted stitch patterns to keep you interested. Elegant Ribbing accentuates the waist shaping, while budding (bobbling) vines wind their way up front, back, and sleeves, recalling Anne’s love of the countryside. And the easy-to-rem...
Knitting: Pullover
“You have a very smiling scene before you,” said Mr. Crawford.
Knitting: Wall Hanging
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Knitting: Pullover
“A well-looking man,” said Sir Walter, “a very well-looking man.”
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
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Knitting: Baby Blanket
Wrap your littlest buccaneer in a blanket of Mist Drops to keep baby safe from discovery, whether on board shipor tucked away on a desert island. Every edge of this cozy cover undulates so baby will become accustomed to the waves, and both sides of this pattern are beautiful, so no worries about which side is best. A washable wool blend makes th...
Knitting: Pullover
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Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
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Knitting: Beanie, Toque
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Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
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Knitting: Pullover
A saucy lass deserves an easy-to-knit and easy-to-wear pullover for warmer weather. The drape of the finished linen fabric will win you over, keeping you cool yet covered. This sweater was inspired by the shifts that all women used to wear, but now you can show it off. With picot edgings and drawstrings at neck and wrists, you’ll look just a bit...
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
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Knitting: Scarf
A cozy scarf is a must for walking the deck of your ship, and what better way to dress it up than with a little of Frank Austen’s fringe? He worked the very same fringe (on some curtains) while on shore leave with his sister Jane. Luscious, bulky Malabrigo Twist makes for a quick knit, and the reversible Seaweed stitch pattern will keep your int...
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
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Knitting: Sleeveless Top
Beautiful and easy to work Vine Lace pattern (provided in both chart and written form) makes a simple little lacy tank, perfect for adding that extra layer you’ll need for spring (or any time your outfit needs a little oomph). Worsted weight yarn (tosh dk is a dk/light-worsted) makes this a quick one, too.
Knitting: Necktie
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Knitting: Cowl
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Knitting: Beret, Tam
A simple beret with a twist, twisted stitches that is.
Knitting: Doll
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Knitting: Beret, Tam
Starting with a bit of i-cord, this lacy beret is knit from the top down based upon the principle of Pi as described by Elizabeth Zimmermann in Knitter’s Almanac using a Miniature Leaf lace pattern from Barbara Walker’s A Treasury of Knitting Patterns.