Knitting for women

Knitting for women

Bad crochet pattern

BadThis beautiful bag showcases how effective simple colourwork can be with a modern, monochromatic ikat design.

Yarn used

DROPS Nepal

4 balls each in light beige 0206 (A) and dark grey 0506 (B)

About the yarn

Aran; 75m per 50g ball; 65% wool, 25% alpaca

Cabled poncho knitting pattern

Poncho knitting patternSIZES

One size to fit: UK size 8-18

81-117cm (32-42in)

Length to shoulder approx: 70cm (27 1/2in)

Figures in square brackets refer to larger sizes: where there is only one set of figures this applies to all sizes.

YOU WILL NEED

Wendy Aspire Chunky 80% wool, 20% alpaca (approx 140m per 100g)

Striped mitts crochet patterns

Mitts crochet patternsYOU WILL NEED

Scraps of sport-weight wool blend yarn in the following colors

MC aqua

CCa red

CCb pink

CCc light blue

CCd teal

Knitted scarf with fringe pattern

Scarf knitting patternOne size: 18 cm/7" widex 165 cm/65" long including fringe

Yarn: Augustbird Bowerbird (DK/light worsted weight; 100% ethical superfine merino; 236 m/258 yds per 100 g skein)

Shade: Beyond the Teapot; 2 skeins

Gauge: 18 sts &20 rows = 10 cm/4" over cross-stitch pattern after blocking

Needles: 5.5 mm/US 9 knitting needles

Cowl-neck poncho crochet pattern

Poncho crochet patternFINISHED SIZES

Instructions given fit size small/ medium; changes for large/X-large and 2X-large/3X-large are in [].

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS

Bust: 50 inches (small/medium) [59 inches (large/X-large), 68 inches (2X-large/3X-large)]

Length: 28 inches (small/medium) [28 inches (large/X-large), 28 inches (2X-large/3X-large)]

MATERIALS