By Stephanie Japel
Like mom, like daughter! mother & Me Knits bargains every thing a knitter must sew up trendy items for herself and her toddler. Stefanie Japel, celebrated knit dressmaker and mom of 2 little women, has created clever, subtle items for moms and extra whimsical, younger interpretations for daughters. From a chic Lace Cardigan and an informal Halter most sensible to a comfy Shawlette and a enjoyable Surfer Tee, this candy e-book has whatever for everybody. Designs might be tailored for kids, a long time four via 10, and adults, sizes XS via XXL. With a word list of significant recommendations and phrases, step by step directions, and lovely colour images, mother & Me Knits makes it a cinch to whip up lovable, matching knitted clothing for moms and their favourite little women.
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Row 14: K3tog. •• Cut yarn and pull through last st on needle to bind off. Button Bands r i g h t f ro n t •• With RS facing, and beginning at hem edge, pick up and knit 2 sts for every 3 rows over stockinette portion and 1 st for every 2 rows over garter stitch. C l a ssic C a r d i g a n 53 •• Row 1 (WS): Knit. •• Row 2 (RS): Knit, evenly spacing 6 buttonholes along the row. Make each buttonhole by binding off 2 sts. •• Row 3: Knit, casting on 2 sts over the sts bound off for each buttonhole.
Repeat last 2 rows 5 (5, 9, 9) more times, then work row 1 once more. S u r f e r T ee 31 •• Next row—increase row (RS): K5, RLI, knit across to last 5 sts, LLI, k5—2 sts increased. •• Next row (WS): K5, purl to last 5 sts, k5. •• Repeat the last 2 rows 4 more times, 38 (38, 42, 42) sts. •• Work 6 (6, 10, 10) rows even, keeping edge sts in garter stitch, and remaining sts in St st. Bind off. Finishing •• Seam underarm closed, if necessary. •• Attach pocket, taking care to center it. •• Weave in ends.
Sleeves •• Transfer 26 (26, 30, 32, 34) sts to circular or DPN needles. Join; pm for beginning of round. 5) cm from underarm. Discontinue cable. Cuff •• Bind off. Button Band b u t to n h o l e b a n d •• With RS facing and larger needle, begin at lower right front edge, pick up and knit 1 st for every 2 rows up front to neck edge. 42 M M & ME KNITS b u t to n h o l e s •• Row 1 (WS): K2, [BO 2 sts for buttonhole, k3] 4 times, knit to end. •• Row 2: Knit and CO 2 sts over each 2 bound-off sts from previous row.