Saturday, May 2, 2009

Camisole for Ashley



CAMISOLE for ASHLEY
DK weight yarn – 3 (3,3,3,4) skeins Queensland Bamboo Cotton @ 165 yd
24” - # 6 circ ( or size to reach gauge)
2 - # 6 Double Points (for straps)
Gauge = 6 st/in & 7 rounds/in
Sizes - XS = 28”( S = 32”, M = 36”, L = 40”, XL = 44”)
Stitch Marker for beginning of round
ABBREVIATIONS
K = Knit
P = Purl
K2Tog = Knit 2 stitches together
YO – Yarn Over
SSK = Slip 1st stitch as to knit, Slip 2nd stitch as to knit – knit the 2 stitches together
BO – Bind OFF

CAST ON

XS -168 st ( S -192 st , M - 216 st , L -240 st, XL - 264 st)
Join, careful not to twist, placing a Marker at the beginning of the round.
Slip Marker as you work your way around the camisole.
K2, P2 for 4 rounds
Knit for 9 rounds
ROUND 10 – *K2TOG, YO* repeat around
Knit for 19 rounds
ROUND 30 – *YO, SSK* repeat around
Knit for 19 rounds
ROUND 50 - *K2TOG, YO* repeat around
Knit for 19 rounds
ROUND 70 – *YO, SSK* repeat around
Knit for 19 rounds
ROUND 90 - *K2TOG, YO* repeat around
Knit for 10 rounds
K2P2 for 4 rounds

STRAPS
Make an 8 stitch i-cord for 15”
Sew each end to the camisole where you want the straps to be

This pattern was created by Cathy Hannigan ©
May 2, 2009 for 2 Sisters Knitting Nook

Wednesday, April 1, 2009

Noro Sock #2



Lacy Rib
Woman’s Med
Skill Level Intermediate
1 – 100 gm skeins fingering weight sock yarn Noro Silk Garden – S87
2 - #2 1/2 circs OR whatever size you require to achieve gauge
Gauge is 8 st & 10 rounds = 1 inch over stockinette


Abbreviations
K = KnitP = Purl
K2TOG = Knit 2 stitches together
P2TOG = Purl 2 stitches together
DP = Double Pointed Needles
Sl = Slip the stitch Knitwise
SSK = Slip first stitch Knitwise, Slip 2nd stitch Purlwise,
Knit 2 stitches together in the Back Loop
DC = DECREASE = K1, K2Tog, Knit across to last 3 stitches,
Slip first stitch Knitwise, Slip 2nd stitch Purlwise,
Knit 2 stitches together in the Back Loop, Knit 1
T = Turn Work
BOR = Beginning of Round
DC = Decrease ( K1, K2Tog … SSK, K1)
PSSO = pass slip stitch over K2Tog

Cast on 60 Join, being careful not to twist
RIB PATTERN
K2, P1
K2, P1, YO, SSK, P1
K2, P1
K2, P1, K2Tog, YO, P1
Repeat pattern stitch 11 times = 48 rounds

HEEL over 30 stitches
Row 1: Sl1, K2 * Sl1, K1* K3
Row 2: Sl1, K2 * PURL* K3
Row 3: Sl1, K2 * K1, Sl1* K3
Row 4: Sl1, K2 * PURL* K3
Repeat Row 1 – 4 for a total of 14 garter ridges OR the size that fits your foot
Repeat Row 1 - 3 End the heel flap ready to start a wrong side row

Rounder Heel Turn
Sl1, P17, P2Tog, P1 TURN
Sl 1, K7, SSK, K1 TURN
Sl 1, P8, P2tog, P1, TURN
Sl 1, K9, SSK, K1, TURN
Sl 1, P10, P2tog, P1, TURN
Continue working one more stitch each row until all the
stitches have been used worked. ( sts)
Yarn at of Left side of Heel

GUSSET PICK UP
Pick up 1 Gusset St @ ea Garter Ridge
Knit across the instep stitches
Pick up 1 Gusset St @ ea Garter Ridge
Knit across the Heel Stitches ( sts)
Knit across first Gusset Pick Up
You are now at the instep stitches (BOR)

Gusset Decrease
Starting at instep, knit across, On Sole needle, K1, K2Tog,
Knit across to last 3 stitches, Slip first stitch Knitwise, Slip 2nd stitch Purlwise,
Knit 2 stitches together in the Back Loop, Knit 1
Repeat these 2 rounds till you have 32 stitches on Sole Needle &
32 Stitches on the Instep Needle

FOOT
knit till 2 1/2” shorter than foot length

TOE
DC = Decrease = Slip first stitch Knitwise, Slip 2nd stitch Purlwise,
Knit 2 stitches together in the Back Loop – Repeat for 2nd needle
K 5 Rounds
DC (56)
K 4 Rounds
DC (52)
K 3 Rounds
DC (48)
K 2 Round
DC (44)
K 1 Round
Dc (40)
K 1 Round
DC (36)
K 1 Round
DC (32)
DC (28)
DC (24)
DC (20) - ( 27 rounds)

Kitchener the toes
F – Purl ON
B – Knit ON
F – Knit OFF
F – Purl ON
B – Purl OFF
B – Knit ON
Weave in all endsPut on your SoxDo a HAPPY FEET DANCE
This sock pattern was created for 2 Sisters Knitting Nook

Tuesday, March 24, 2009

April '09 Sox



Woman’s Med
Skill Level Intermediate
1 – 100 gm skeins fingering weight sock yarn
Noro Silk Garden Sock Yarn # S87
2 - #2 1/2 circs OR whatever size you require to achieve gauge
Gauge is 8 st & 10 rounds = 1 inch over stockinette

Abbreviations
K = Knit
P = Purl
K2TOG = Knit 2 stitches together
P2TOG = Purl 2 stitches together
Sl = Slip the stitch Knitwise
SSK = Slip first stitch Knitwise, Slip 2nd stitch Purlwise,
Knit 2 stitches together in the Back Loop
DEC = DECREASE = K1, K2Tog, Knit across to last 3 stitches,
Slip first stitch Knitwise, Slip 2nd stitch Purlwise,
Knit 2 stitches together in the Back Loop, Knit 1
T = Turn Work
BOR = Beginning of Round
DC = Decrease ( K1, K2Tog … SSK, K1)
PSSO = pass slip stitch over K2Tog


Cast On 64, join careful not to twist
1. *[K2, P2], repeat from * around.
2. *[K2, P1, YO, P1], repeat from * around.
3. *[K2, P3], repeat from * around.
4. *[K2, P1, P2TOG], repeat from * around.
Repeat Rounds 1-4 till cuff is long enough
Knit 2 rounds

HEEL over 32 stitches
Row 1: Sl1, K2 * Sl1, K1* K3
Row 2: Sl1, K2 * PURL* K3
Row 3: Sl1, K2 * K1, Sl1* K3
Row 4: Sl1, K2 * PURL* K3
Repeat Row 1 – 4 for a total of 16 garter ridges
OR whatever is the length you need your heel flap – 2 ridges
Repeat Row 1 - 3
End the heel flap ready to start a wrong side row (17 garter ridges)


Rounder Heel Turn
Sl1, P18, P2Tog, P1 TURN
Sl 1, K7, SSK, K1 TURN
Sl 1, P8, P2tog, P1, TURN
Sl 1, K9, SSK, K1, TURN
Sl 1, P10, P2tog, P1, TURN
Sl 1, K11, SSK, K1 TURN
Sl 1, P12, P2tog, P1, TURN
Sl 1, K13, SSK, K1, TURN
Sl 1, P14, P2tog, P1, TURN
Sl 1, K15, SSK, K1 TURN
Sl 1, P16, P2tog, P1, TURN
Sl 1, K17, SSK, K1, TURN (20 sts & 12 rows for the heel)
Yarn at of Left side of Heel


Gusset Pick Up
Pick up 1 Gusset St @ ea Garter Ridge & 1 st in the corner of the instep (18 st )
Knit across the instep stitches
Pick up 1 Gusset St @ ea Garter Ridge & 1 st in the corner of the instep (18 st )
Knit across the Heel Stitches ( 20 sts)
Knit across first Gusset Pick Up (56 st on sole needle )
You are now at the instep stitches (BOR)


Gusset Decrease
Starting at instep, knit across,
On Sole needle, K1, K2Tog, Knit across to last 3 stitches,
Slip first stitch Knitwise, Slip 2nd stitch Purlwise,
Knit 2 stitches together in the Back Loop, Knit 1
Knit one round – the SSK stitch is knit in the back loop to untwist it
Repeat these 2 rounds till you have
32 stitches on Sole Needle & 32 Stitches on the Instep Needle

FOOT
knit till 2 3/4” shorter than foot

TOE
5 Rounds
DEC (60)
K 4 Rounds
DEC (56)
K 3 Rounds
DEC (52)
K 2 Round
DEC (48)
K 1 Round
DEC (44)
K 1 Round
DEC (40)
K 1 Round
DEC (36)
DEC (32)
DEC (28)
DEC (24)
DEC (20) ( 28 rounds)


Kitchener the toes
1. F – Purl ON
2. B – Knit ON
3. F – Knit OFF
4. F – Purl ON
5. B – Purl OFF
6. B – Knit ON

Weave in all ends
Put on your Sox
Do a HAPPY FEET DANCE

This sock pattern was created on Wed Mar 4, 2009
by Cathy Hannigan©
April '09 sock for
Whenever Again Group
& For Two Sisters Knitting Nook


Froelich Wolle Mini Ringel 7703
sock was test knit in this yarn
prior to using the Noro