Knitting for women

Knitting for women

Bulky knitted jacket

Bulky knitted jacket

Bulky knitted jacket shorts and knee-high boots join this jacket for a super-sexy outfit. Leather pants would also be cool. If you like contrasts, wear a flowery dress and biker boots!

Size: 34/36, 38/40, and 42/44. Figures for sizes 38/40 and 42/44 are given in parentheses, in ascending order, separated by a dash. If only one figure is given, it applies for all three sizes.

Materials: Austermann “Softy” (98% virgin wool, 2% polyamide, approx. 53 m/59 yds/50 g): 950 (1000-1050) g of Gray, col 21.8249-06; Prym circular knitting needles, size 12 mm (US 17), 1 each of 80 and 120 cm/32" and 48" long.

Rib pattern: k 2, p 2 alternately.

Garter stitch: k RS and WS rows.

Infinity scarf

Infinity scarf

Infinity scarf finally a scarf you cannot lose! Seriously, this scarf is a real eye-catcher. Make it in grey, to wear with sportswear, or in fire-engine red to accent a simple dress.

Size: approx. 88 cm Umfang und 44 cm breit.

Materials: Lana Grossa “Ragazza Lei” (100% virgin wool, approx. 40 m/45 yds/50 g) 300 g of Gray col 31; Prym knitting needles size 12 mm (US 17).

Seed stitch: k 1, p 1 alternately. Stagger sts in each row.

Instructions: Cast on 35 sts. Work seed stitch. After 88 cm/35'' = 124 rows, cast off all sts.

Hooded scarf

Hooded scarf

Hooded scarf you don't know where to look first - at the heavy fringes or at the shoulders, where you can just about make out the beginning of a cape. But you know for sure, that's pure refinement!

Size: approx. 210 cm (83'') long (without fringe), scarf width 30 cm/12", hood 72 x 84 cm/281/2" x 33".

Materials: Schoppel Wolle “IN Silk” (75% virgin wool, 25% silk, approx. 200 m/222 yds/100 g): 1000 g of Sepia col 7873; Prym knitting needles, size 7 mm (US 10%); 1 cable needle; 1 crochet hook size 7 mm (USK/101/2) for the fringe.

Garter stitch: k RS and WS rows.

Stocking stitch: k RS rows and p WS rows

Cable pattern cap

Cable pattern cap

Cap this cable stitch cap is an absolute must-have this season, worn classically, as shown here, or casually tipped back, street style.

Size: for head circumference of approx. 48 - 52 cm/ 19''-201/2", 31 cm/121/4" long.

Materials: Lanecardate “Feltrone” (75% virgin wool, 25% angora, approx. 45 m/50 yds/100 g): 150 g of Grigio3; 1 Prym circular knitting needle, size 15 mm (US 19), 40 cm/16" long, and 1 set of Prym double pointed needles (dpn), size 15 mm (US 19); 1 cable needle.

Rib pattern: k 1, p 1 alternately.

Stocking stitch: when working in rnds, k all rnds

Grey poncho

Grey poncho

Thanks to grey, this cable pattern poncho comes across pleasantly un-folksy! Tight blue jeans and sneakers round off the look. If you prefer a little sophistication, just combine it with a white blouse and high heels.

Size: 34/36, 38/40, and 42/44.

Figures for sizes 38/40 and 42/44 are given in parentheses, in ascending order, separated by a dash. If only one figure is given, it applies for all three sizes.

Materials: Lanecardate “Feltrone” (75% virgin wool, 25% angora, approx. 45 m/50 yds/100 g): 650 (700-750) g of Avon; addi circular knitting needles, size 15 mm (US 19), 1 each of 50 cm/ 20" and 80 cm/32" long; 1 cable needle.

Rib pattern: k 1, p 1 alternately.