Picture Perfect Knits by Laura Birek

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By Laura Birek

Simply what the heck is intarsia besides? essentially the most neglected knitting ideas, intarsia permits knitters so as to add graphics—think argyle diamonds or mod motifsto their knits. There's no difficult double stranding and knitters can comprise intarsia into nearly any project—be it a comfy blanket or tiny mittens. this convenient advisor contains directions to make 12 initiatives plus greater than 50 intarsia graphs that may be used to customise nearly any knit.

Clear directions, worthy illustrations, and comprehensive undertaking images make it easy to profit the fundamentals. There are even a few clean charts so knitters can invent their very own styles. It's effortless. It's enjoyable. And the implications are completely photograph perfect!

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Next row (RS): K2tog, knit to last 2 sts, k2tog—28 sts. Purl 1 row. about 10", then seam stripe to either the right or left side of your hat while keeping the stitches on your knitting needle. Knit a few more inches, then seam some more. This way you can adjust the stripe to make sure it fits your sides perfectly. When you get to the last three rows, simply work your rib stitch, bind off, and then sew the remaining seam. Next row: K2tog, *k4, k2tog; rep from * to last 2 sts, k2tog—22 sts. Next row: P2tog, purl to last 2 sts, p2tog—20 sts.

Knit in two pieces, with the sleeves picked up and knit after the front and back are seamed together, it makes a good weekend project. Intarsia is used to create the I ♥ Derby on the front. MATERIALS Cascade Yarns Cascade 220 (100% wool, 220 yd. 5 oz. indd 35 6/17/08 8:02:29 PM STITCH GUIDE 1 × 1 Rib Multiple of 2 sts Every row or rnd: *K1, p1; rep from * to end. ) Shape Neck Next row: P20 (22, 24) sts and place on stitch holder, p24 (24, 26) sts and place on another holder, purl rem 20 (22, 24) sts.

This slip-on arm band makes it easy for the refs to see a girl’s number. We’ve included a chart for not only numbers, but also those girls who get clever with numbers such as pi (or the anarchy symbol). The inside pocket for the music holder is knit up after the armband is complete and is optional. Since those music players can be kind of pricey, having it in an armband definitely beats sticking it in your stinky elbow pad or carrying it around in your hand where you could risk dropping it. Being a superstitious lot, our girls tend to need music before a bout and each girl has her specific play list that must be played for a winning game.

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