Knitting for women

Knitting for women

Textured Treasure

Textured Treasure

Faux flaps accented with leather buttons create the illusion of buttoned sleeves in this attractive, easy-to-wear pullover. Beatiful tweed-style yarn gives it a rich, more expensive look.

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

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS

Bust: 40 inches (small) [44 inches (medium), 48 inches (large), 52 inches (X-large), 56 inches (2X-large), 60 inches (3X-large)]

Smoke and Mirrors Wrap

Smoke and Mirrors Wrap

A blend of dark and light shades of gray gives this pretty wrap a smoky color palette. Glittering sequins in the yarn add a touch of elegant sparkle.

FINISHED SIZE: 22x74 inches, including Fringe

MATERIALS: Premier Yarns Deborah Norville Fashion Jeweltones fine (sport) weight acrylic/wool/payette yarn (13/4 oz/99 yds/50g per skein): 8 skeins #2201 moonstone

Size 1/9/5.5 mm crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge

Straight pins

Soft Shoulder Shawl

Soft Shoulder Shawl

With a slight shimmer of silver peeking through the brushed exterior of the yarn, Amy Gunderson's Soft Shoulder Shawl in Roma is not only great to look at, it's also so much fun to stitch. This shawl is worked side to side with the edging knitted at the same time as the body of the piece.

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: Length 70", Depth in Center 27"

MATERIALS: 4 (50g; 159yd) balls Rozetti Yarns Roma (50% acrylic, 50% polyamide) color #201-06 Plum Shine

Size 8 US (5 mm) knitting needles OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE

Stitch markers, yarn needle

Soft Mist Scarf

Soft Mist Scarf

When does fabric become yarn? When it’s knitted through holes in the edge to creatqa romantic, feminine ruffled effect! Designed by Vickie Zelizo in Yorganza, Soft Mist Scarf is lightweight and so packable.

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: Length 84"

MATERIALS: 1 (100g, 32yd) ball Sullivans USA Yorganza (100% polyester) color #39762 Primrose Leopard Scales

Size 9 US (5 mm) knitting needles

Sewing needle and matching thread or fabric sealant (optional)

GAUGE: Gauge is not critical for this project.

North Sea Skirt

North Sea Skirt

Whether you wear Sandi Prosser’s North Sea Skirt to work or over a pair of leggings for the weekend, you can't deny the sophistication of the Fair Isle pattern work throughout. And the ribbed waistband makes for a comfortable fit! This skirt is knitted in Heritage Sock Yarn.

SIZES: Women’s XS(S,M,L,1X)

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: Hip 32 (35, 381/2, 411/2, 45)"

Waist 24 (27, 30, 33, 36)", not including band and elastic Length 191/2", not including waistband, before hemming