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By Ros Badger, Elspeth Thompson

Get out your knitting needles, crochet hooks and stitching machines and learn how to make whatever actually unique! entire with step by step directions and gorgeous images, those initiatives - from knitted fingerless gloves to upcycled classic summer time bunting - will upload individuality for your domestic and cloth cabinet, and likewise make excellent presents. 25 enjoyable and straightforward initiatives to make, excellent for rookies. whole with styles, and knitting, stitching and crochet fundamentals. encompasses a listing of providers and assets The content material of this ebook is customized from home made through Ros Badger and Elspeth Thompson, first released by way of Collins in 2009.

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P2. Repeat from * to the end of the row. Row 2: As Row 1. Row 3: *P2. K2. Repeat from * to the end of the row. Row 4: As Row 3. Repeat Rows 1 to 4 to the desired length. Moss Stitch Cast on a multiple of 2 stitches (2, 4, 6, and so on). Row 1: *K1. P1. Repeat from * to the end of the row. Row 2: As Row 1. Row 3: *P1. K1. Repeat from * to the end of the row. Row 4: As Row 3. Repeat Rows 1 to 4 to the desired length. 44 CHAPTER 2 LET’S GET THIS PARTY STARTED Simple Seed Stitch Cast on a multiple of 4 stitches (4, 8, 12, and so on), plus 1 stitch.

Repeat from * to last 3 stitches, then K2. P1. Broken 2 ؋ 2 Rib Cast on a multiple of 4 stitches (4, 8, 12, and so on). Row 1 (RS): *K2. P2. Repeat from * to the end of the row. Rows 2 to 6: Rep Row 1. Row 7: *P2. K2. Repeat from * to the end of the row. Rows 8 to 12: Repeat Row 7. Repeat Rows 1 to 12. Knit 2 Purl 5 Rib Cast on a multiple of 7 stitches (7, 14, 21, and so on), plus 2 stitches. Row 1 (RS): K2. *P5. K2. Repeat from * to the end of the row. Row 2: P2. *K5. P2. Repeat from * to the end of the row.

If you use a different yarn than is suggested by the pattern instructions, the gauge of your swatch will likely be different. Different needle sizes and types, such as plastic and bamboo needles, can also produce different gauges. The gauge of your swatch also depends on the stitch pattern you use. For example, ribbing patterns will require a different number of stitches per inch than simple stockinette or garter patterns. Gauges are especially important (and handy) when you choose to use a different yarn than what is specifically called for in a project.

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