Subj: Knitting News July 10 Edition
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Here's the latest edition of the Knitting News Newsletter you requested from Craftfinder.com
In this issue:
Trends and Fashions
More Pattern Requests
Trends and Fashions
I hope all of you are enjoying summer. Now that our famous Boise River Festival is over, the hot
weather has set in and it really is beginning to feel like a long hot summer ahead of us. I have to admit that I truly enjoyed the cooler weather. But then, what would the Fourth be if not hot....
.Fashion statement for the month: Stay Cool....
Pattern Requests are included in each issue, but not reprinted here, as we assume that those requests have now been fulfilled.
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This Issue's Patterns:
Rompers and Panties to fit 4-5 inch dolls.
Materials: Baby yarn, Number 4 knitting needles.
Cast on 20 sts. Work in k1,p1 ribbing for 3 rows.
Knit 6 rows.
Bind off 2 sts beg next 2 rows.
Dec 1 st ea side next 5 rows.
Cast on 2 sts beg next 2 rows (20 sts).
Work even for 6 rows.
Work in k1, p1 ribbing for 3 rows. Bind off 6 sts beg next 2 rows. Work even in knit for 3 ridges.
Bind off. With last st, ch 25 for tie. Attach yarn to other side of bib, ch 25 for second tie. Sew back seam.
Cast on 20 sts. K1, p1 ribbing for 3 rows.
Purl 1 row. Knit 1 row. Attach contrasting color and purl two rows (Ruffle). Continuing with main
color, purl 1 row, knit one row. With contrasting color purl 2 rows (Ruffle). Continuing with main color, bind off 2 sts beg next 2 rows. Dec 1 st ea side next 6 rows. Work one row even. Inc is ea
side next 6 rows. Cast on 2 sts beg next 2 rows. Work even for 8 rows. Work in k1,p1 ribbing for 3 rows. Bind off. Sew side seams.
Fast to Knit Dishcloth
Materials: Worsted weight cotton, knitting needles No. 8
Cast on 36 sts. Knit 8 rows.
Pattern: Row 1: K8,*p4,k4, rep from * across to last 4 sts, k4.
Row 2: K4, then k the k sts, p the p sts.
Repeat last two rows one more time.
Next, K4,*P4,k4, repeat from * across to last 4 sts, k4.
Following row: K4, then k the k sts, p the p sts.
Repeat last two rows once more.
Repeat the last 8 rows 4 more times.
Knit 8 rows. Bind off.
See our pattern list for a cute Striped Sundress for girls. It can also be viewed at the website, http://craftfinder.com?kn710
Until next time, may your blessings be many and Happy Knitting!