Thursday, 9 July 2015

Babies vest with Rabbits knitting pattern



What will you need:
1 balls yarn. 100 g. I used “Patons”, Smoothie DK, 100% Acrylic
      Needles:  4 mm (US 6)
        Tension Gauge: 22 st = 10 cm [4’’], 30 rows 10 cm [4’’   
     Sewing needle.
      5 Buttons

Vest  Size:
1 month – 3 month baby
Babies vest with rabbits. Cute knitting pattern.


Saturday, 4 July 2015

Very easy FREE Shawl knitting pattern




Finished Size
Approximately 64 inches/162.5 cm wide and 30 inches/76 cm long

What you will need:
1 ball mohair yarn. 570m/623yds
4 mm circular needle (80cm long)
1 stitch marker

Gauge
14sts and 26 rows in pattern over 4 inch using 4mm.

Construction
 Worked in one piece, from the top down.

Abbreviations
k – knit
p – purl
yo – yarn over
pm – place marker
sm – slip marker
m – marker
st/sts – stitch/stitches

Knit Shawl free pattern
Pattern
Garter Tab Cast On
  • Using 5mm needles, cast on 3 stitches.
  •  k14 rows in garter stitch
  •  k3, pick up and knit one stitch into each of the 7 garter ridges along selvedge edge, pick upand knit 3 stitches from cast on edge.
  • You now have 13 stitches.

Start Shawl Body
Row 1: k3, yo, k3, yo, pm, k1, yo, k3, yo, k3 17 sts
Row 2: k3, p to last 3 sts, k3 (slipping marker to RH needle)
Row 3: k3, yo, k5, yo, sm, k1, yo, k5, yo, k3 21 sts
Row 4: same as Row 2
Row 5: k3, yo, k7, yo, sm, k1, yo, k7, yo, k3 25 sts
Row 6: same as Row 2
Row 7: k3, yo, k9, yo, sm, k1, yo, k9, yo, k3 29 sts
Row 8: k to end (slipping marker to RH needle)
Row 9: k3, yo, k11, yo, sm, k1, yo, k11, yo, k3 33 sts
Row 10: same as Row 8
You should now have 33 stitches (26 shawl body sts + 1 central st + 6 garter stitch edging)
The stocking and garter stitch pattern is worked over 10 rows.
Row 11: k3, yo, k to m, yo, sm, k1, yo, k to last 3 sts, yo, k3 37 sts
Row 12: k3, p to last 3 sts, k3 (slipping marker to RH needle)
Row 13: same as Row 11 41 sts
Row 14: same as Row 12
Row 15: same as Row 11 45 sts
Row 16: same as Row 12
Row 17: same as Row 11 49 sts
Row 18: k to end (slipping marker to RH needle)
Row 19: same as Row 11 53 sts
Row 20: same as Row 18
You should now have 53 stitches (46 shawl body sts + 1 central st + 6 garter stitch edging)
Repeat rows 11-20 another 11 times.
You have now knitted 130 rows and have completed the body of the shawl. You are ending
on a WS row, with the RS of your knitting facing for the start of the shawl border.
You should now have 273 stitches (266 shawl body sts + 1 central st + 6 garter stitch edging)

Shawl Border
Row 131: k3, yo, k to m, yo, sm, k1, yo, k to last 3 sts, yo, k3 277 sts
Row 132: k to end (slipping marker to RH needle)
Row 133: same as Row 131 281 sts
Row 134: same as Row 132
Row 135: same as Row 131 285 sts
Row 136: same as Row 132
Row 137: same as Row 131 289 sts
You should now have 289 stitches (282 shawl body sts + 1 central st + 6 garter stitch edging)
Cast off :
k2, slip these stitches back onto left hand needle, k2tog, *k1, slip both stitches back to left
needle, k2tog, repeat from * to end.