By Cecily Glowik MacDonald, Melissa LaBarre
New England's seasons demand lots of hot knitwear, and "New England Knits" offers an impossible to resist number of appealing designs.
Inspired through autumn and wintry weather in New England (where the savvy knitter is rarely faraway from a sweater among September and March), the e-book is split into 3 issues: stroll within the Woods, round the city, and alongside the coast. inside of each one part readers will discover a number of flattering, wearable sweaters and add-ons (including hats, mittens, scarves, baggage, and shawls). initiatives by way of visitor designers from vintage Elite, Berroco, and the Fiber corporation supply around out the gathering.
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Additional resources for New England Knits: Timeless Knitwear with a Modern Twist
Body Buttonhole Band With smallest needles and RS facing, pick up and knit 102 sts along right front edge. Work in seed st for 3 rows. next ROW: (RS) Work 67 sts in patt, *yo, k2tog, work 8 sts in patt; rep from * to last 5 sts, yo, k2tog, work 3 sts in patt—4 buttonholes. Work even in seed st for 3 rows. BO all sts kwise. 48 new england knits Collar Buttonhole Band With smallest needles and WS of garment facing, pick up and knit 33 sts along right front edge of collar. Work in seed st for 3 rows.
Pm) on this st to mark beg of rnd, pm for patt, yo, k1, yo, pm, k1; needle 2: K1, pm, yo, k1, yo, pm, k1; needle 3: K1, pm, yo, k1, yo, pm, k1; needle 4: K1, pm, yo, k1, yo, pm, k1—20 sts. Rnd 13: Purl. Knit 1 rnd. BO all sts as foll: *using the cable method (see Glossary), CO 1 st, BO 3 sts, sl st from right needle to left needle; rep from * until all sts have been bound off. Rnd 1: *K1, sl m, yo, knit to m, yo, sl m, k1; rep from * to end—8 sts inc’d. Rnd 14: Knit. Rnd 15: Purl. Rnd 2: Knit.
Shape Shoulders BO 3 sts at each armhole edge 2 times—8 sts rem each side. BO all sts. Back With RS facing, join MC. BO 4 (6, 6, 8, 8) sts at beg of next 2 rows—86 (93, 104, 111, 122) sts rem. Shape armholes as for front. 5, 18] cm), ending with a WS row. Shape neck as for front. 5, 23] cm), ending with a WS row. Shape shoulders as for front. end—220 (242, 264, 286, 308) sts rem. Purl 1 rnd. Neck Edging With RS facing, CC, smaller cir needle, and beg at center back of neck, pick up and knit 33 (36, 42, 44, 49) sts to left shoulder, 79 (86, 97, 100, 111) sts across front to right shoulder, and 33 (36, 42, 44, 49) sts to center back—145 (158, 181, 188, 209) sts total.