Knitting

Free knitting pattern lace vest

VestSize 36/38 (40/42, 44/46)

Instructions are given for first size. Figures in parenthesis refer to larger sizes. When only one figure is given, it applies to all sizes.

Materials: 350 (400, 450) g of Lana Grossa Nizza (74% cotton, 25% polyester, 1% polyester (metallized); 115 m/50 g) in Beige/Sand/Gold (col 7).

Size 3.5, 4 and 4.5 mm needles; size 4 mm crochet hook.

Rib pattern: P2, k2.

Free knitting pattern lace pullover

PulloverSize 36/38 (40/42, 44/46)

Instructions are given for first size. Figures in parenthesis refer to larger sizes. When only one figure is given, it applies to all sizes.

Materials:

500 (550, 600) g of Lana Grossa Portofino (60% cotton, 40% polyamide; 115 m/50) in Wheat (col 4).

Size 4 and 5 mm needles.

Free knitting pattern lace shawl

Shawl knitting patternA delightful lace shawl in the colours of turmeric, saffron, chilli and pepper, Pancharangi literally means "of five colours".

Designed by Lana Jois

Sizing S (L)

Shown in S, see schematic for finished measurements

Yarn used

Mabel & Ivy Coast Ombre shade pack

Free knitting pattern kimono

Kimono knitting patternTo everything there is a season, but when you're not quite sure what the weather's going to be you need something you can throw over anything you happen to be wearing - and this beautiful textured kimono is just the thing.

Design by Maisie Smith

SIZES

To fit: UK size 8-10(12-14:16-18]

81-86(91-97:102-107]cm (32-34[36-38:40-42]in)

Actual measurement: 107[118:129]cm (42 1/4[46 1/2:51]in)

Buttoned wrap knitting pattern

Wrap knitting patternOne rectangular scarf plus thirty-three buttons equals myriad fashion possibilities. The allover pattern of yarn overs, k2togs and skps lets you button anywhere you choose, turning a simple scarf into a poncho, cardi or wrap.

DESIGNER: Jacqueline van Dillen

TIP: If you want to experiment with more button/buttonhole options, just knit to the length you desire.

MATERIALS

Cotton Classic Lite by Tahki Yarns/Tahki-Stacy Charles, 1 3/4oz/50g balls, each approx 146yd/135 m (mercerized cotton)

8 hanks in #4445 cyclamen