Knitting for women

Knitting for women

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

Wear-to-Work Jacket

Wear-to-Work Jacket

With its rib shaping, notched collar, and very-well-placed cable shaping (especially in the back), Imelda Carrillo's Wear-to-Work Jacket in Sinfonia mercerized cotton is perfect for the office. Not only is it professional, it’s also practical! Add the four l-cord decorative embellishments as an option.

SIZES: Jacket is sized to fit Women’s S (M, L, 1X, 2X)

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: Bust 36 (40, 44, 48, 52)", Length 24 (241/2, 25, 251/2, 26)"

MATERIALS: 6 (7, 7, 8, 9) (3.5oz/100g; 218yd/200m) balls Omega Yarns Sinfonia (100% cotton) color #C865 Orquidea

A few yards of 4 different colors for rings (optional)

Heather's Cowl

Heather's Cowl

Colorful and simple in silhouette, but so interesting in stitch pattern, Melissa Leapman's Heather’s Cowl in Attire Worsted is a piece you can wear just about anywhere. It's a great accent to a casual dress and ideal with just a denim jacket.

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: Height 12", Circumference 23"

MATERIALS: 3 (50g; 110yd) balls Willow Yarns Attire Worsted (100% extra-fine merino) color #0014 On Trend

Size 8 US (5 mm) 16" circular needle

Size 9 US (5.5 mm) 16" circular needle OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE

Stitch marker, yarn needle

Draped Panels Cardi

Draped Panels Cardi

Designer Elizabeth Helmich created her Draped Panels Cardi in Brook yarn to be interesting as well as practical. With panels that flatter and intersect with the back in an architectural way and the accent of a seed-stitch collar, it’s just the jacket that's trending today!

SIZES: Women’s XS (S, M, L, 1X)

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: To Fit Bust 32 (36, 40, 44, 48)"

Width (at widest) 461/2 (501/2, 55, 59, 64)"

Length (at longest) 27 (271/2, 28, 281/2, 29)" from back neck, including collar

That's Wrap Cowl

That's Wrap Cowl

Whether you prefer cowls more like infinity scarves or double-wrapped close to your face, Sandi Prosser's That's a Wrap Cowl, in Ultra Alpaca Light, will work for both. Her stitch pattern of traveling cables is flanked by diamond-patterned eyelets.

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: Width 71/2'' Length 49"

MATERIALS: 3 (50g; 144yd) hanks Berroco Ultra Alpaca Light (50% alpaca, 50% wool) color #4234 Cardinal

Size 6 US (4 mm) knitting needles OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE

Cable needle, yarn needle

GAUGE: 28 sts x 29 rows = 4" TO SAVE TIME, TAKE TIME TO CHECK GAUGE.