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Vintage to Vogue: The Best of Workbasket by Krause Publications

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By Krause Publications

Knitting, crocheting, and tatting have by no means been so well known - even celebrities like Julia Roberts are available with a hook, needle, or travel. Now, this is the proper guideline booklet for an individual desirous to research those well known crafts! This fascinating new e-book beneficial properties 35 of the preferred, unique initiatives from the final seven a long time from the vintage American journal The Workbasket. all the sweaters, scarves, hats, gloves, vests, shawls and jewelry featured is gifted because it initially seemed within the journal, after which up-to-date with new yarn shades or moderate layout changes. Readers are expertly guided during the fundamentals of knitting, crocheting and tatting with diagrams and whole directions. additionally comprises "Remember When..." sidebars highlighting recipes, earlier journal covers and extra that made The Workbasket probably the most well known needlecraft magazines of its time.

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Cast on and bind off loosely or with larger needles. 2. Take a strand of Zap and pull it through your fingers. Note the directions of the fringe. The strands should flow away from you as you work. Knitting 44 • V i n t a g e t o V o g u e 4. Use purl side for RS of work. DIRECTIONS NOTE 1: After ribbing has been completed, B should be added to A every 5th row. Work with both yarns held tog on that row. NOTE 2: When B is not in use, it may be carried loosely up the side of work, making sure to wrap both yarns tog every other row to eliminate long loops.

FRONT Work as for back until piece measures 6 1/2" above armhole shaping. Shape Front Neck and Shoulders: Pattern 75 (83, 88) sts, turn and work back, leaving remaining sts on hold for later. Working on left front only, at neck edge only, bind off 8 sts 1 time, 4 sts 2 times, 3 sts 1 time, 2 sts 1 time and 1 st 6 times. 48 (56, 61) sts remaining. When armhole measures 10" shape shoulders as follows: on outside edge only, bind off 24 (28, 31) sts. Pattern to end, turn and pattern back. Bind off remaining sts.

Work in pattern and inc 1 st ea end of the row every right side row 14 (16, 16, 17) times, then every 2nd right side row 4 times. Work even on 77 (81, 84, 89) sts until sleeve measures 17 1/2 (18, 18 1/2, 19)" ending with a wrong side row. Fasten off. FINISHING Sew pocket lining to inside of fronts. Using size H needle work 1 sc into ea st across the 17 sts of pocket opening, ch 1, work 1 reverse sc into ea st across. Fasten off. 1 1 Sew Shoulder Seams: Place a marker 9 /2 (10, 10 /2, 11)" below shoulder seam on front and back.

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