Knitting for women

Knitting for women

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)

Striped mitts crochet patterns

Mitts crochet patternsYOU WILL NEED

Scraps of sport-weight wool blend yarn in the following colors

MC aqua

CCa red

CCb pink

CCc light blue

CCd teal

Knitted scarf with fringe pattern

Scarf knitting patternOne size: 18 cm/7" widex 165 cm/65" long including fringe

Yarn: Augustbird Bowerbird (DK/light worsted weight; 100% ethical superfine merino; 236 m/258 yds per 100 g skein)

Shade: Beyond the Teapot; 2 skeins

Gauge: 18 sts &20 rows = 10 cm/4" over cross-stitch pattern after blocking

Needles: 5.5 mm/US 9 knitting needles