Knitting for women

Knitting for women

Striped top knitting pattern

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

YARN

King Cole Bamboo Cotton (DK weight; 50% bamboo viscose, 50% cotton; 230m/252yds per 100g ball)

NEEDLES & ACCESSORIES

1 pair 3.25mm (UK 10/US 3) knitting needles

1 pair 3.75mm (UK 9/US 5) knitting needles

Tapestry needle

Summer top crochet pattern

Top crochet patternSIZES

Finished bust: S 40"(101.5 cm); M 48" (122 cm); L 56" (142 cm); XL 64" (162.5 cm); 2XL 72" (183 cm)

Finished length: S 21" (56 cm); M 22" (56 cm); L 23" (58 cm); XL 24" (61 cm); 2XL 25" (63.5 cm)

GAUGE

14 sts and 6 rows = 4" (10cm) in Scallop Stitch

Check your gauge. Change hook size to obtain correct gauge.

Mini-purse crochet pattern

Mini-purse crochet patternSIZE 9" depth 

GAUGE 18 sc x 9 rows = 4"

Check your gauge. Change hook size to obtain correct gauge.

MATERIALS

Yarn*: 5 balls of #74-08 Curacao Coral

Crochet hook: K-10 1/2 (6.5 mm)

Large-eyed blunt needle

Sunny top crochet pattern

Top crochet patternFINISHED SIZES

Instructions given fit size X-small; changes for small, medium, large and X-large are in [].

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS

Bust: 27 inches (X-small) [29 inches (small), 33 inches (medium), 37 1/2 inches (large), 42 inches (X-large)] over ribbing

Length: 24 1/2 inches (X-small) [24 1/2 inches (small), 24 1/2 inches (medium), 24 1/2 inches (large), 24 1/2 inches (X-large)]

MATERIALS

Hooded vest knitting pattern

Vest knitting patternFinished Size 32 1/2 (37 1/4, 40 1/4, 45, 48 1/2)" bust circumference (closed).

Vest shown measures 32 1/2"; modeled with 1 1/2" of negative ease.

Yarn Imperial Yarn Columbia (100% wool; 170 yd [155 m]/4 oz [113 g]): canyon shadow blue, 4 (4, 5, 5, 6) skeins.

Needles Size 9 (5.5 mm): 24" circular (cir); spare needle in same size or smaller than working needle for three-needle BO.

Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers (m); 2 cable needles (cn); stitch holders; tapestry needle; 18" separating zipper.