Hacking a knitting pattern - add your own touches to the basics


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Pattern: 

Knit it Now Basics - Sideways Cardigan "Sycamore Cardigan"

Yarn:

Yeoman "Grigna"

Yeoman Grigna yarn on cones

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HACKS:

For each sweater front, instead of working the neckline shaping, knit straight add some width, then  bind off. This creates a waterfall front edge.

Sideways knit machine knitting pattern

Crochet back hem and cuffs

Round 1: *Sc, ch* across edge. Join with a sl st to form round

Round 2:*Ch 3, sc in ch of the row below* repeat from * to * around. Join with sl st.

Round 3: *Ch 3 sc in loop of previous round* Repat from * to * around.

Repeat Round 3 for desired length of hem an cuff.

Steam and press crochet edge well.

 
Posted by Sue Jalowiec on 10/01/2013 at 2:41 AM | Categories:

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