DIVERSE OPSKRIFTER

 

APRIL

Skirt:
Rnd 1 and all uneven rnds: * P4(5) – K1 tbl – P4(5) – K9 *. Rep from * to *.
Rnd 2: * P4(5) – K1 tbl – P4(5) – yo – K3 – Sl1 pwise wyab – K2tog – psso – K3 – yo *. Rep from * to *.
Rnd 4: * P4(5) – K1 tbl – P4(5) – K1 – yo – K2 – Sl1 pwise wyab – K2tog – psso – K2 – yo – K1 *. Rep from * to *.
Rnd 6: * P4(5) – K1 tbl – P4(5) – K2 – yo – K1 – Sl1 pwise wyab – K2tog – psso – K1 – yo – K2 *. Rep from * to *.
Rnd 8: * P4(5) – K1 tbl – P4(5) – K3 – yo – Sl1 pwise wyab – K2tog – psso – yo – K3 *. Rep from * to *.

 

BRING ON THE NIGHT

Sleeve:
End by picking up and knitting 12 (15) sts across the last square = 104 (118) sts. Work back and forth in intarsia as before with squares that alternate betw having RS and WS facing and work cols according to diagram. On every 4th row cast off 1 st at both sides by knitting 2 sts tog just inside the first and last edge sts. Cont to dec until 52 (62) sts rem on row and sleeve measures 40 – 43 cm or desired length. On the larger size dec evenly space to 52 sts by knitting 2 sts tog for approx. every 6 sts.

CHERRY

150 (150) 200 (200) g Isager Alpaca 1 col. Peach
150 (200) 200 (200) g Isager Trio col. Powder

Page 6, neckline
Short row 7 and 8: Work to 5 (6) 6 (6) sts before the yarn over, turn, yarn over and work to end of row.
This line is to be deleted from the pattern.
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GAVSTRIK SHAWL

DIAGRAM

HELGA CARDIGAN

Page 6, 1st column:
Cont in patt as set with increases on both sides of raglan sts on every RS row (= plus 8 sts on each RS row), until a total of 16 (18: 20) ’cables’ have been worked on front edges. 422 (454: 486) sts.

(…) Now divide sts into body and sleeves (divide in each raglan cable with 3 sts for body and sleeve respectively):

Work right front’s 57 (61: 65) sts – knit 3 raglan sts – place right sleeve’s 3 raglan sts + 88 (96: 104) sts + 3 raglan sts on a holder – cast on 7 new sts in continuation of front’s 60 (64: 68) sts and then knit back’s 3 raglan sts + 108 (116: 124) sts + 3 raglan sts. Place left sleeve’s 3 raglan sts + 88 (96: 104) sts + 3 raglan sts on a holder and again cast on 7 new sts. Knit left front’s 3 raglan sts + work the 57 (61: 65) sts and continue to make button holes.

Now work back and forth across body’s 248 (264: 280) sts, (…)

Page 6, 2nd column:
SLEEVES both the same,
There are now 101 (109: 117) sts on needle.

(…) there are 51 (57: 63) sts on needle.

PLEASE NOTE! On sizes S and L decrease a further 2 sts evenly spaced to make number of sts fit with K2 – P2 rib. 49 (57: 61) sts.

 

HELSINKI

Materials should be: 450 (500) 550 (600) g Isager Alpaca 3, colour 42

Special Abbreviation
(…)
Sl1 wyib = Slip 1 stitch purl-wise with the yarn held to the front.

Measurement: Total length should not be 56 cm, but 52,5:

BACK, BODY AND SLEEVES (…)
Row 2: Sl1 wyif – p3 – *k1 – p3*. Repeat from * to * 17 (18) 19 (20) times in total. End with k3.

Page 8 in pattern:
Size M: K2, p1, k2tog, work 8 sts in rib, sk2p, work 4 sts in rib, k3tog, work 9 sts in rib, k3tog, work 4 sts in rib, sk2p, work 8 sts in rib, k2tog, p1, k2.
Size L: K2, p1, k2tog, work 12 sts in rib, sk2p, work 4 sts in rib, k3tog, work 3 sts in rib, k3tog, work 3 sts in rib, k3tog, work 4 sts in rib, sk2p, work 12 sts in rib, k2tog, p1, k2.

Page 9 in pattern, Left Side
Row 7: K3, k1, p1, *k3, p1*. Repeat from * to * 10 (10) 11 (11) more times, k2, lift the strand of yarn with the marker onto the left needle and knit it together with the next stitch tbl, p1, k3, p1, turn.

Page 9 in pattern, Back, Body and Sleeve
(…)
Row 1 (RS): Sl1 wyib, *k3, p1*. Repeat from * to * 16 (17) 18 (19) more times, k6.

Row 3: Sl1 wyib, k1, *p1, k3 *. Repeat from * to * 16 (17) 18 (19) more times, p1, k4.

Page 10 in pattern, Cuff
Size M: K1, p1, k1, p2tog, work 8 sts in rib, k3tog, work 4 sts in rib, sk2p, work 9 sts in rib, sk2p, work 4 sts in rib, k3tog, work 8 sts in rib, p2tog, k1, p1, k1.
Size L: K1, p1, k1, p2tog, work 12 sts in rib, k3tog, work 4 sts in rib, sk2p, work 3 sts in rib, sk2p, work 3 sts in rib, sk2p, work 4 sts in rib, k3tog, work 12 sts in rib, p2tog, k1, p1, k1.

 

MIDSUMMER BLOUSE

YARN
200 (250: 300: 350) g Isager Trio or
200 (200: 250: 300) g Isager Bomulin
Work with 2 strands of Trio held together or with 1 strand of Bomulin.

FRONT, second paragraph
Cont straight in patt according to chart and when work meas 39.5 cm (= 7.5 patt repeats) incl. 2cm rib (here the length can be altered. One patt rep = 5cm) cast off 10 sts for armholes at beg of next 2 rows (the first 10 sts from RS and the first 11 sts from WS).

NECKLINE SHAPING
When 2.5 (3: 3.5: 4) patt repeats have been worked following armhole cast off (= 40 (48: 56: 64) rows), place centre 4 patt repeats (= 34 sts) on a holder and now work each side separately = work upper 11 rows from chart with decreases at right AND left side.

 

MY FAVOURITE PLACE

Page 3, 1st column: Suggestion for the colour combination in stripes should be:
A+E / E+C / C+F / F+B / B+D / D+C / C+E / E+A / A+D /

 

POLKA DRESS

Page 4 – 5:
Rep rows 1 – 4 a total of 0 (0) 3 (4) times = 23 (26) 32 (34) sts.
Cont as folls:
Row 1: K4, P18 (21) 26 (29), M1, P1, cast on 3 (4) 3 (4) new sts = 27 (31) 35 (39) sts.
Row 2: K27 (31) 35 (39).
Row 3: K4, P23 (27) 31 (35), cast on 4 (4) 4 (4) new sts = 31 (35) 39 (43) sts.
Work 5 (5) 7 (7) rows in st st.

 

THE ENGLISH PATIENT

STRIPE, page 4:
Change to col 23s. * Kfb in first st and knit to top st = centre st. M1 on both sides of the top st and again Kfb in last st. Knit back *. Rep from * to * until 3 garter ridges have been worked = 6 rows in col 23s. Cont with col 32s and work 17 ridges. Then work 1 ridge with col 52s and 3 ridges with col 23s. 

TRIANGLE 17:
Work 3 garter ridges = 6 rows as before. Make 1 new st at beg and end of every RS row and knit 2 sts tog on both sides of centre st at top of square 7. Change to col 32s. When 8 ridges = 16 rows (half of stripe) have been worked with col 32s, now K2tog at beg of each row until a total of 16 ridges have been worked. Cont with the dec at beg and end of every RS row and on both sides of the centre st, but work 1 ridge with col 52s and 3 ridges with col 23s. row until a total of 16 ridges have been worked. Cont with the dec at beg and end of every RS row and on both sides of the centre st, but work 1 ridge with col 52s and 3 ridges with col 23s.

 

TORHILD’S SQUARES

FRONT
Cast on 12 sts for neck edge.
Inside the 12 edge sts dec 1 st (K2tog tbl) on every RS row 20 times in total = 40 rows worked. Also make a horizontal stripe with col B on the edge – this is placed after the first 9 sts and 3 sts above the dec and inc.
After last dec work 26 rows straight. Now inc on every RS row (M1) 20 times in total. There are now 127 + 13 sts on row. Cast off neck edge’s 12 sts (the one st in col B is cast off as on sample) and set front aside, while working back.
BACK
Cast on 12 for neck edge in continuation of back’s sts and as on front add a stripe in col B, 9 sts in and 3 sts over dec and inc.
Dec inside the 12 edge sts on every 6th row 4 times. Work 58 rows straight, and now inc where before dec were made = on every 6th row, to 127 + 13 sts.