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By Alexis Winslow

Pass daring with beautiful colour blocking off and photograph knitting projects.

Graphic Knits is a set of 20 styles that includes glossy colorwork encouraged via geometric motifs. clean and impressive, the knitting tasks are created by way of an up-and-coming layout star.

Author Alexis Winslow uses color-knitting thoughts similar to stripes, reasonable Isle, intarsia, and slipped stitches. With each one knitting trend, she demonstrates the way to use those options to create visually beautiful garments.

Flattering silhouettes expertly combine bright colorwork or picture aspect for optimum influence. those elements--shape and pattern--engage in a playful and together flattering dating throughout every one knitting development. some of the 20 items have unforeseen, glossy info: an outsized, chunky cable shawl is given vibrant character via colour blockading. A shapely sweater activities an exquisite development round the collar--but rather than a standard Scandinavian motif, shiny polka dots create anything clean and new.

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Pick up and k1 stitch in each of the slipped stitches along the heel flap, k9 [10, 11]. The round begins in the middle of the bottom of the foot. Left decrease round: K until 2 stitches remain before first marker, k2tog. Work the next row of the Main Chart, k1, ssk. K to end of round. 2 stitches decreased. Left regular round: K to first marker. Work the next row of the Main Chart. K to end of round. Left shifting round: K until 2 stitches remain before first marker, k2tog. Work the next row of the Main Chart, m1l.

Pick up and knit 1 stitch in each of the slipped stitches along the other side of the heel flap, k9 [12]. The round now begins in the middle of the bottom of the foot. Decrease round: K until 3 stitches remain before first marker, k2tog, k1. Work across the top of the foot following the next row of the Main Chart as described above for the first 30 [40] stitches, p the 31st [41st] stitch. K1, ssk, k to end of round. 2 stitches decreased. Non-decrease round: K to first marker. Work across the top of the foot following the next row of the Main Chart as described above for the first 30 [40] stitches, p the 31st [41st] stitch.

Cast on: Using smaller needles and a provisional cast on, cast on 64 [72] stitches. Place marker and join for working in the round. Cuff and leg: Using needles 1 size smaller than needed to get gauge, work 6 rounds of k. Work 1 round of yo, k2tog. Switch to larger needles. Work 6 rounds of k. Work the cast on stitches together with the live stitches by knitting each live stitch together with 1 cast on stitch. Work 1 round of k. If you would like a shorter sock, work the appropriate Main Chart once.

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