Knitting for women

Knitting for women

Cropped jacket knitting pattern

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

YOU WILL NEED

Lana Grossa Feltro (100% wool, 50g/50m) in Zyklam (62)

See table for yarn quantities and measurements

A 6mm (US J/10) hook

Use your free button, or a 6cm (2 1/4in) diameter button

Tapestry needle

Two-colour striped scarf knitting pattern

Scarf knitting patternThis is a two-colour striped rectangular scarf with a garter stitch background. Its cable pattern is worked utilising slipped stitches. The pattern can be worked from the chart or written instructions, whichever you prefer.

Sizing: one size

Yarn used

Artesano Superwash Merino DK - 3 skeins in Honeycomb (MC) 3 skeins in Cider Press (CC)

About the yarn

DK; 112m per 50g skein; 100% superwash Merino DK Artesano yarn

Lace cardigan knitting pattern

CardiganMeasurements

To fit bust sizes 81 (86) (91) (97) (102) (107) cm/32 (34) (36) (38) (40) (42) in.

Actual measurements 91 (98) (104) (110) (116) (123) cm/36 (38 1/2) (41) (43 1/4) (45 1/2) (48 1/2) in.

Side seam 43 (44) (44) (45) (45) (46) cm/17 (1/4) (17 1/4) (17 3/4) (17 3/4) (18) in.

Length 64 (66.5) (67.5) (70) (70.5) (73) cm/25 1/4 (26 1/4) (26 1/2) (27 1/2) (27 3/4) (28 3/4) in.

Sleeve seam 45 (45) (46) (46) (47) (47) cm/17 3/4 (17 3/4) (18) (18) (18 1/2) (18 1/2) in.

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)