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Creative Knitting

Creative Knitting

Issue 73
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It just keeps getting better! This year sees the launch of a fresh new look for the magazine, as well as clearer, easy-to-follow patterns and colour-coded sizing.Each issue features more than 25 designs echoing the latest fashions, homewares and accessories.

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Country:
Australia
Language:
English
Publisher:
Sunray Publications Pty Ltd
Frequency:
Quarterly
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4 Issues

in this issue

2 min.
beanie and scarf

SKILL LEVEL WHAT YOU'LL NEED Yarn Beanie 1 ball 50gm Patons Zhivago main colour (M) 4464 1 ball 50gm Patons Zhivago contrast colour (C) 4439 Scarf 7 balls 50gm Patons Zhivago main colour (M) 4464 1 ball 50gm Patons Zhivago contrast colour (C) 4439 Needles 3.25mm knitting needles 4.00mm knitting needles 5.00mm knitting needles wool sewing needle Tension If making Beanie – 20 sts by 28 rows over patt on 4.00mm needles to 10cm. If making Scarf – 18 sts by 22 rows over patt on 5.00mm needles to 10cm. BEANIE Using 3.25mm needles and C, cast on 102 sts. Row 1: K2, * P2, K2, rep from * to end. Row 2: P2, * K2, P2, rep from * to end. Rep last 2 rows 3 times (8 rows rib in all). Change to 4.00mm needles. Beg main patt Using M for rem cont as folls: Row 1: K3, *…

1 min.
modular peaked jumper

SKILL LEVEL WHAT YOU'LL NEED Yarn Patons Jet 50gm balls (9, 10) Needles And Tools 7.00mm Needles MEASUREMENTS Sleeve length 25cm Tension 15sts by 20 rows over pattern on 7.00mm needles to 10cm. WORKING PATTERN Using 7.00mm needles cast on 55 (61) sts. Row 1: Knit Row 2: k2, p3,* k3, p3* rep to last 2 sts, k2. Rep last 2 rows until length measures 72 (76) cm from beg, ending with a 2nd row. Cast off loosely in patt. With RS facing, place marker 36, (40) cm from cast on edge along right hand edge. Pick up and knit 55 (61) sts. Next Row : k2, p3,* k3, p3* rep to last 2 sts, k2. Next Row: Knit Repeat these 2 rows till piece measures 36, (36) cm place marker at left side edge. Continue in pattern till piece measures 72 (76) cm ending with pattern row. Cast…

1 min.
wrap

SKILL LEVEL WHAT YOU'LL NEED Yarn 4 balls 50gm Katia Kiss in shade 55 Needles 4.00mm crochet hook wool sewing needle Tension 21 sts by 9 rows over patt on 4.00mm crochet hook to 10cm STITCH GUIDE WRAP Using 4.00mm hook, make 113ch. Beg Patt Work rows 1 to 13 incl from Diagram A. Rows 1 to 13 incl form patt. Cont in patt until Wrap measures approx 173cm from beg, ending with a 13th patt row. Fasten off. EDGING Using 4.00mm hook, join yarn with a sl st in one corner. Work from Diagram B around all edges of Wrap. Fasten off. MAKING UP Do not press. Sew in ends. Distributed by Texyarns International P/L Level 1, 105-115 Dover Street Cremorne VIC 3121 Melbourne Ph: 03 9427 9009 KEYS TO THE GRAPHS Graph A R - Repeat @9@ chain 1 @173@ single crochet @174@ double crochet @178@ triple crochet @196@ quadruple crochet Graph B @9@…

6 min.
folkloric dress with floppy beanie

SKILL LEVEL WHAT YOU'LL NEED Folkloric Dress Yarn 6 (7, 8, 9, 10) balls 50gm Shepherd Colour 4 me 8ply main colour (M) cream 4964 3 (3, 4, 4, 4) balls 50gm Shepherd Colour 4 me 8ply contrast colour 1 (C1) red 4967 1 (2, 2, 2, )3 balls 50gm Shepherd Colour 4 me 8ply contrast colour 2 (C2) fawn 4996 2 (2, 2, 3, 3) balls 50gm Shepherd Colour 4 me 8ply contrast colour 3 (C3) navy 5000 Needles 4.00mm knitting needles 4.50mm knitting needles 4.25mm double-pointed knitting needles 2 stitch-holders wool sewing needle Tension 22 sts by 30 rows over stocking st on 4.00mm needles to 10cm BACK Using 4.00mm needles and C3, cast on 110 (118, 126, 134, 142) sts. Row 1: K2, * P2, K2, rep from * to end. Row 2: P2, * K2, P2, rep from * to end. Rep last…

10 min.
mohair coat

SKILL LEVEL WHAT YOU'LL NEED Yarn 7 (8, 9, 9, 10, 11) balls 50gm Mohair in shade #514 1 toggle button Needles 5.5mm knitting needles 5mm knitting needles 5mm circular needle 100cm long 5.5mm crochet hook Tension 16 sts by 22 rows over Stst on 5.5mm needles to 10cm Special abbreviations M1L – make 1 stitch left (pick up running thread from front to back, k it through the back loop) M1R – make 1 stitch right (pick up running thread from back to front, k it through the front loop) pm – place marker; ssk – slip, slip, knit (dec): slip 2 sts knitwise one at a time, then k them tog through the back loops W&T – (wrap and turn, used for short rows) work to specified point, transfer next st to RH needle, wrap yarn…

1 min.
evette scarf

SKILL LEVEL WHAT YOU'LL NEED Yarn 1 ball Grignasco Kid Seta main colour 1 ball Grignasco kid Seta contrast colour Needles And Tools 4.5mm knitting needles Tension As per wool WORKING PATTERN Using main colour cast on 40 stitches and work in garter stitch until the yarn is used, leaving just enough to cast off. FRILLS Position scarf with RS and top of work facing. Using contrast colour, pick up and knit 40 stitches along the second garter stitch ridge from the edge. Row 1: WS – knit into the front and back of each stitch. 80 stitches Row 2: RS Knit Row 3: Knit into the front and back of each stitch. 160 stitches. Row 4: RS knit. Cast off. Skip 3 carter stitch ridges repeat frill as above twice. 3 frills in total. MAKING UP Darn in all ends. For a narrower longer scarf, cast on 30 stitches for…