Knitting for women

Knitting for women

Vintage style vest top knitting pattern

Vest top knitting patternSIZE 8 (10:12:14:16:18:20:22:24)


Rowan Super Fine Merino 4ply (4ply weight; 100% wool; 165m/180yds per 50g ball)


1 set 3.25mm (UK 10/US 3) circular needles, 80cm long

1 set 3mm (UK 11/US 2-3) circular needles, 80cm long

34 x 4mm Swarovski crystal bicone beads in aquamarine

Short sleeve cardigan knitting pattern

Cardigan knitting patternSIZE 8 (10:12:14:16:18:20:22)


Debbie Bliss Fez (Aran weight; 85% extra fine merino wool, 15% camel; 100m/109yds per 50g ball)

Shade 08; 8 (8:9:9:10:11:11:12) x 50g balls

Alternative yarn

Debbie Bliss Falkland Aran (Aran weight; 100% extra fine merino wool; 180m/196yds per 100g ball)

Cabled tank top knitting pattern

Tank top knitting patternSIZE 8 (10: 12: 14: 16: 18: 20)


Debbie Bliss Cotton Denim DK (DK weight; 100% cotton; 200m/218yds per 100g ball)


1 pair 3.25 (UK10/US 3) knitting needles

1 pair 4mm (UK 8/US 6) knitting needles

Cable needle (cn)

Mohair shrug knitting pattern

Shrug knitting patternSIZE A (B, C, D)


3, 3, 3, 4 balls 25gm Jo Sharp Rare Comfort Kid Mohair in 608 Char version 1

4, 5, 5, 5 balls 25gm Jo Sharp Rare Comfort Kid Mohair in 630 Cloud version 2


7.00mm knitting needles

Summer tunic knitting pattern

Tunic knitting patternSIZE XS (S, M, L, 1X, 2X)


Alternate 2 rows of A and 2 rows of B throughout.

If the shaping breaks up any yarn-over/decrease pair, do not work the yarn-over or the decrease; simply knit or purl to the next pair.


At beginning of RS rows K1, k2tog.

At end of RS rows SSK, k1.