Download Knitting Simple Jackets: 25 Beautiful Designs by Marilyn Saitz Cohen PDF

By Marilyn Saitz Cohen

All knitters are looking to create whatever beautiful that indicates  off their skills—and novices and intermediates who've little time and endurance for tough styles will love those 25 basic, wearable jackets. and each piece might be accomplished in rather brief order, because of the easy-to-follow directions and well-thought-out designs. Knit a sporty Aran tweed motor vehicle coat knit with triple strands of fuschia yarn. Cuddle up in a fluffy white jacket with a massive ribbed collar and matching belt which may double as a headscarf. rejoice spring with a complicated light-weight sleeveless jacket in joyful yellow. colour pictures of the completed clothing catch their stylish, modern style. A choice of the Crafters selection publication Club.  

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Holding the edges together, insert the needle 1 stitch in from the edge, from back to front, going through both pieces at the same time. 3. Pull the yarn through. Bring the needle around to the back side and insert it again in the next stitch. • Repeat steps 2 and 3 as needed, then weave in the yarn ends. squares and rectangles baby set Sometimes things just have to be easy, and these projects are exactly that. If you can knit a garter stitch square, you can make this adorable, stylish baby cardigan, hat, booties, and sachet set.

CIRCLE EMBROIDERY With the crochet hook and Sand, use the chain and wrapping stitch techniques to make circles along the bottom edge of the jacket, up the front edges, and around the hood. These are done freehand, so be creative and vary their sizes and placement. lining (optional) • Lay the jacket on its side on a large sheet of paper, with the hood flat in profile. Trace the hood, adding a ½-inch seam allowance for the top and neckline seams. You will have to lift the hood as you trace the neckline, as it is already attached to the body.

3 stitches per needle remain. 9 stitches total. Round 19: Knit. Round 20: On each needle: k1, k2tog. 2 stitches per needle remain. 6 stitches total. Cut the yarn and thread tail into a yarn needle. Pull the tail through the remaining stitches. Stuff the head with fiberfill until firm, and pull the stitches tight to gather. Weave the end neatly to the inside of the head, and trim. Sew the head to the body using the whipstitch. EARS (make 4) With two double-pointed needles used as straight needles and Sand, cast on 6 stitches.

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