Knitting for women

Knitting for women

Crochet yoke sweater pattern

Sweater crochet patternYarn used

WYS Bluefaced Leicester

9 (9,10,10,11) balls in Aubergine 750 (MC)

2 balls each in coral 542 (CC1), Wild Rose 501 (CC2)

About the yarn

DK; 112m per 50g ball; 100% wool


1 PR (7 dc, 1 ch) x 3 rows = 4cm

Knitted vest pattern free

Vest knitting patternMeasurements

Dress size (approx): 8-10 (12-14, 16-18, 20-22, 24-26)

To fit bust (cm): 81-86 (91-97, 102-107, 112-117, 121-127)

Actual bust approx (cm): 93 (104, 118, 129, 144)

Length from shoulder (cm): 48 (49, 50, 51, 52)


Cropped raglan jacket knitting pattern

Jacket knitting patternStylish and flattering, this cropped, high-necked jacket features a simple, attractive lace panel repeated across its body and sleeves. The soft and light alpaca blend yarn will keep you cosy on winter days, and it’s perfect for day to evening wear.


To fit: UK 6-8[10-12:14-16:18-20:22-24:26-28]

76-81 [86-91:97-102:107-112:117-122:127-132]cm (30-32[34-36:38-40:42-44:46-48:50-52]in)

Actual measurement: 86(97:107:117:127:137]cm (34[38:42:46:50:54]in)

Length to back neck excluding collar approx: 39[41:42:43:45:46]cm (15 1/2[16:16 1/2:17:17 3/4:18 1/4]in)

Women's scarf knitting pattern

Scarf knitting patternOur cover scarf looks like a complicated stripe, intarsia, or woven design but is the result of short-rows repeating across the length of the piece, creating undulating waves of color. Garter stitch and a long-color-repeat yarn marry beautifully.

One size

80" x 9 1/2" from point to point

Superfine fine weight 775 yds

3.25mm/US3, or size to obtain gauge, 100cm (40") long

stitch markers

Cabled poncho knitting pattern

Poncho knitting patternThis poncho is worked flat and features a simple cable pattern which is worked from written instructions. Slip all sts purlwise throughout.


XS/S (M/L, XL)

35.5 (40.5-47.5) cm wide

71 (78.5, 86.5) cm long

Yarn used

Chunky-weight wool 7 (8, 10) balls 116m per 100g ball