Knitting for women

Knitting for women

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


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.


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

Kid mohair-silk lace stole

Stole knitting patternThis lace stole has a beautiful sculptural texture that's as light as air but warm and comfortable 

Designed by Jacinta Bowie

Yarn used

Rico Design Essentials Super Kid Mohair Loves Silk 4 balls in Silk Powder (009)

About the yarn

Lace; 200m per 25g ball; 70% mohair, 30% silk

Free crochet poncho pattern

PonchoPoncho crochet pattern free

Design by Patons


Size: S-M, L-XL

To fit bust: 80-90, 100-110cm

Finished fit: 250, 270cm

Garment length: 62, 62cm

Free knitting pattern peplum top

Top knitting patternTop

Design by Gitta Schrade


4, 4, 4, 4, 5, 5 balls 100gm Nako Calico Jakar DK 8ply in shade # 31542


3.75mm knitting needles

Stitch holder