Monday, 24 September 2018

Love from Shadow blanket


Love from Shadow.




A gift to the lady who gave me Shadow.

Knitted baby blanket, crochet border.
Size: 61cms x70 cms.
Gauge: 2 motives x 2 motives = 4cms
Notions:
fingering weight yarn.
210g Ornaghi baby cotton

Needles: US 3/ 3 mm. (or those you need to obtain gauge)
Darning needle.
61cms x70 cms.
Difficulty:


Abbreviations:
Co: cast on.
Bo: bind off.
K: knit
P: purl
St-stitch: Sts- stitches
Yo: yarn over
S1, k2tog, psso: Slip 1, knit 2sts together and pass slipped stitch over. (Double decrease)


British English
USA - American English
double crochet (dc)
single crochet (sc)
half treble (htr)
half double crochet (hdc)
treble (tr)
double crochet (dc)
double treble (dtr)
treble (tr)
triple treble (trtr)
double treble (dtr)
miss
skip








Chain (ch)
slip stitch (ss)
picot: 3ch, ss in first ch to close,



Cast on 105sts.

1: P5, k5; repeat to last 5sts, p5.
2: K5, p5; repeat to last 5sts, k5.
3: P5, k1, s1, k2tog, psso, yo, k1; repeat to last 5sts, p5.
4: K5, p5; repeat to last 5sts, k5.
5-6: as rows 1-2.
7: K5, p5; repeat to last 5sts, k5.
8: P5, k5; repeat to last 5sts, p5.
9: K1, s1, k2tog, psso, yo, k1, p5, repeat to last 5sts, k1, s1, k2tog, psso, yo, k1
10: P5, k5; repeat to last 5sts, p5.
11-12: as rows 7-8.

Repeat from row 1 to desired length. I did 15.5 repeats (ending with a row 6. )
Bind off.


Crochet border.



Size 3mm hook.





Set up row (work this instead of row 1 at start)
Ch4, work 2 tr, 2ch, and 3 tr in last ch from hook. Ch 4, turn.
1: work 3 tr, 2ch, and 3 tr in 2 ch space ch 4, turn.
2: 3 tr, 2ch, 3tr in 2ch space, 3ch turn
3: 3 tr, 2ch, 3tr in 2ch space, 2ch, 1 tr on last tr of group. 2 ch, 1 tr in 4ch space, 4ch, turn,
4: 1tr on tr, 2ch, 1tr on first tr of group, 2 ch, 3 tr, 2ch, 3tr in 2ch space, 3ch, turn.
5: 3 tr, 2ch, 3tr in 2ch space, ch 2, 3 tr in next 2ch space, 1ch, 3tr in next 2ch space, 1ch, 3 tr, 2ch, 3tr in 4ch space, 1ch, 3tr in next space, 1 ss at base, turn.
6: (1ch, 1 picot, 1ch, dc in 1ch space,)x2, 1ch, 1 picot, 1ch, dc in 2ch space, 1ch, 1 picot, 1ch, dc in same space, (1ch, 1 picot, 1ch, dc in 1ch space,)x2, 1ch, 1 picot, 1ch, dc in 2ch space, 2ch, 3 tr, 2ch, 3tr in 2ch space, 3ch turn
Repeat pattern from row 1.

Work until long enough to edge blanket slightly gathering at corners.
Mine was 21 pattern repeats.






Hope you like this pattern! Enjoy!

Saturday, 16 June 2018

Les Cheries knitting pattern


Gilet for 13 inch Dolls:

Les cheries pattern

Notions:
Light fingering weight yarn.






Needles: 2.5 mm. (or those you need to obtain gauge)
Darning needle.

Difficulty:


Gauge: 8 sts x 10 rows = 1 inch. In stockinette stitch

Abbreviations:
Co: cast on.
Bo: bind off.
K: knit
P: purl
St-stitch: Sts- stitches
K2 tog: Knit two stitches together as one stitch.
Ssk: Slip, slip, knit, slip 2 stitches and knit them together.


Cast on 11 sts
1: K1, p1, k1, p1, k3, p1, k1, p1, k1.
2: P1, k1, p1, k1, p3, k1, p1, k1, p1.
3: K1, p1, k1, p1; turn work;
k1, p1, k1, p1; turn work;
k1, p1, k1, p1, k3; turn work;
k4, p1, k1, p1; turn work;
K1, p1, k1, p1, k3, p1, k1, p1, k1; turn work;
p1, k1, p1, k5, p1, k1, p1.
Repeat these 3 rows for another 4 times (total 5 repeats).
Bottom front shaping is complete.

Now continue working:
1: K1, p1, k1, p1, k3, p1, k1, p1, k1.
2: P1, k1, p1, k1, p3, k1, p1, k1, p1.
3: K1, p1, k1, p1, k3, p1, k1, p1, k1.
4: P1, k1, p1, k5, p1, k1, p1.
5: K1, p1, k1, p1, k3, p1, k1, p1, k1.
6: P1, k1, p1, k5, p1, k1, p1.

Shaping for neck:
1: K1, p1, k1, p1, ssk, k1, p1, k1, p1, k1.
2: P1, k1, p1, k1, p2, k1, p1, k1, p1.
3: K1, p1, k1, p1, ssk, p1, k1, p1, k1.
4: P1, k1, p1, k3, p1, k1, p1.
5: K1, p1, k1, p1, k1, p1, k1, p1, k1.
6: P1, k1, p1, k3, p1, k1, p1.
7: K1, p1, k1, p1, k1, p1, k1, p1, k1.
8: P1, k1, p1, k1, p1, k1, p1, k1, p1.

Start other front:
Cast on 11 sts
1: K1, p1, k1, p1, k3, p1, k1, p1, k1.
2: P1, k1, p1, k1, p3, k1, p1, k1, p1.
3: K1, p1, k1, p1, k3, p1, k1, p1, k1, turn work;
p1, k1, p1, k1; turn work;
p1, k1, p1, k1; turn work;
p1, k1, p1, k4; turn work;
k3, p1, k1, p1, k1; turn work;
p1, k1, p1, k5, p1, k1, p1.
Repeat these 3 rows for another 4 times (total 5 repeats).
Bottom front shaping is complete.

Now continue working:
1: K1, p1, k1, p1, k3, p1, k1, p1, k1.
2: P1, k1, p1, k1, p3, k1, p1, k1, p1.
3: K1, p1, k1, p1, k3, p1, k1, p1, k1.
4: P1, k1, p1, k5, p1, k1, p1.
5: K1, p1, k1, p1, k3, p1, k1, p1, k1.
6: P1, k1, p1, k5, p1, k1, p1.

Shaping for neck:
1: K1, p1, k1, p1, k1, k2tog, p1, k1, p1, k1.
2: P1, k1, p1, k1, p2, k1, p1, k1, p1.
3: K1, p1, k1, p1, k2tog, p1, k1, p1, k1.
4: P1, k1, p1, k3, p1, k1, p1.
5: K1, p1, k1, p1, k1, p1, k1, p1, k1.
6: P1, k1, p1, k3, p1, k1, p1.
7: K1, p1, k1, p1, k1, p1, k1, p1, k1.
8: P1, k1, p1, k1, p1, k1, p1, k1, p1.



Join for back:
1: (K1, p1)x4, k1; cast on 5sts, continue on sts from holder:- (k1, p1)x4, k1. (23sts)
2: (P1, k1)x11, p1.
3: (K1, p1)x11, k1.
4: As row 2.
5: K1, p1, k1, p1, k15, p1, k1, p1, k1.
6: P1, k1, p1, k1, p15, k1, p1, k1, p1.
7-20: As rows 5-6.
21: (K1, p1)x11, k1.
22: (P1, k1)x11, p1.
23-24: As rows 1-22.
Bind off in rib.
Doll knitting pattern


Sew side seams and weave in yarn ends.

Free knitting pattern


Enjoy!

Patricia Renwick © Copyright June 2018.
All rights reserved. You may sell items made from this pattern but not the pattern. Please respect my design rights.

Sunday, 27 May 2018

Les Cheries cable coat pattern



Les cheries pattern

A cabled coat pattern for Les Cheries dolls.

Free pattern



Notions:
50g DK weight yarn. 13 wpi





Needles: US 3 mm. (or those you need to obtain gauge)
Gauge: 6sts/8rows = 1".
Darning needle.
Stitch markers or waste yarn.
3 small buttons .

Abbreviations:
Co: cast on.
Bo: bind off.
K: knit
P: purl
St-stitch: Sts- stitches
K2 tog: Knit two stitches together as one stitch.
Ssk: Slip, slip, knit, slip 2 stitches and knit them together.
Yo: yarn over
C4f: slip 2sts on cable needle and hold at front, k2sts and then 2sts from cable needle.

M1l: Insert the left-hand needle from front to back under the strand of yarn which runs between the stitch just worked and the next stitch on the left-hand needle. Knit this stitch through the back loop.

M1r: Insert the left-hand needle from the back to front under the strand of yarn which runs between the stitch just worked and the next stitch on the left-hand needle. Knit this stitch through the front loop.

M1p: make a stitch as before but purlwise.
Bh: button hole.


Free knitting pattern.



Cast on 10 sts.

1: K1, p2, k4, p2, k1.
2: K3, p4, k3.
3: K1, p2, c4f, p2, k1.
4: K3, p4, k3.
5: K1, p2, k4, p2, k1.
6: K3, p4, k3.
7: K1, p2, k4, p2, k1.
8: K3, p4, k3.
9: K1, p2, k4, p2, k1.
10: K3, p4, k3.
Repeat rows 3-10. to 6 cable crossovers.
3: K1, p2, c4f, p2, k1.
4: K3, p4, k3.
5: K1, p2, k4, p2, k1.
6: K3, p4, k3.

Pick up and knit 48 sts along the edge.
Purl one row.

1: K1, m1r, p2, k4, p2, m1r, k1, m1l, k3, m1r, k1, m1l, (p2, k4,) x3, p2, m1r, k1, m1l, k3, m1r, k1, m1l, p2, k4, p2, m1l, k1.

2: K1, p1, k2, p4, k2, p9, (k2, p4,) x3, k2, p9, k2, p4, k2, p1, k1.

3: K1, m1r, k1, p2, c4f, p2, k1, m1r, k1, m1l, k5, m1r, k1, m1l, k1, (p2, c4f,) x3, p2, k1, m1r, k1, m1l, k5, m1r, k1, m1l, k1, p2, c4f, p2, k1, m1l, k1.

4: K1, p2, k2, p4, k2, p13, (k2, p4,)x3, k2, p13, k2, p4, k2, p2, k1.

5: K1, m1, k2, p2, k4, p2, k2, m1r, k1, m1l, k7, m1r, k1, m1l, k2, p2, (k4, p2,) x3, k2, m1, k1, m1l, k7, m1r, k1, m1l, k2, p2, k4, p2, k2, m1l, k1.

6: K1, p3, k2, p4, k2, p17, (k2, p4,)x3, k2, p17, k2, p4, k2, p3, k1.

7: K1, m1, k3, p2, k4, p2, k3, m1r, k1, m1l, k9, m1r, k1, m1l, k3, (p2, k4,)x3, p2, k3, m1r, k1, m1l, k9, m1r, k1, m1l, k3, p2, k4, p2, k3, m1l, k1.

8: K1, (p4, k2,)x2, p21, (k2, p4,)x3, k2, p21, (k2, p4,)x2, k1.

9: K1, m1r, (k4, p2,)x2, k4, m1r, k1, m1l, k11, m1r, k1, m1l, (k4, p2,)x 4, k4, m1, k1, m1l, k11, m1r, k1, m1l, (k4, p2,)x2, k4, m1l, k1.

10: K1, p5, k2, p4, k2, p25, (k2, p4,)x3, k2, p25, k2, p4, k2, p5, k1.

11: K1, m1r, k5, p2, c4f, p2, k5, m1r, k1, m1l, k13, m1r, k1, m1l, k5, (p2, c4f,)x3, p2, k5, m1r, k1, m1l, k13, m1r, k1, m1l, k5, p2, c4f, p2, k5, m1l, k1.

12: K1, p6, k2, p4, k2, p29, (k2, p4)x3, k2, p29, k2, p4, k2, p6, k1.

13: K7, p2, k4, p2, k6, place 17 sts on holder for sleeve, cast on 2sts, k6, (p2, k4,)x3, p2, k6, place 17 sts on holder for sleeve, co 2sts, k6, p2, k4, p2, k7.

14: K1, p6, k2, p4, k2, p14, (k2, p4,) x3, k2, p14, k2, p4, k2, p6, k1.

15: K7, (p2, k4,)x2, m1p, p1, k4, p1, m1p,(k4, p2,) x4, k4, m1p, p1, k4, p1, m1p, (k4, p2,)x2, k7.

16: K1, p6, (k2, p4,)x 11, k2, p6, k1.

17: K7, (p2, k4,)x 11, p2, k7.

18: K1, p6, (k2, p4,)x 11, k2, p6, k1.

19: K1, (p2, c4f, )x 13, p2, k1.

20: K3, (p4, k2,)x 12, p4, k3.

21: K1, (m1p, p2, m1p, k4,)x 13, m1p, p2, m1p, k1. (110sts)

22: K5, p4, (k4, p4,)x12, k5.

23: K1, p4, (k4, p4,)x13, k1.

24: K5, p4, (k4, p4,)x12, k5.

25: As 23.

26: As 24.

27: K1, (p4, c4f, )x 13, p4, k1.

28: As 24.

29-34: as rows 23-24.

Work until there are 5 cable crosses from

underarm, or desired length.

Sleeve.

Put 17sts from holder on dps. Cast on two

sts at both beginning and end at underarm

before joining to work in the round. (21sts)

Knit 18 rounds.

19: Purl.
20: Knit.
21: Purl.
22: Knit.
23: Purl.
Bind off.

Pick up and knit 41sts along left front
border.
Knit 4 rows. Bind off.

1: Pick up and knit 41 sts along right front
border.
2: Knit.
3: K20, k2tog, yo, k6, k2tog, yo, k6, k2tog,
yo, k3. (3 button holes made)
4: Knit.
5: Knit.
Bind off.
Sew underarms and weave in yarn ends.
Sew on buttons.

I tried it on a H4H doll:



and my Paola Reina Abigail. As you can see Abigail looks as if she needs to grow into it! 


Paola Reina doll


Hope you enjoy the pattern!

Patricia Renwick © Copyright May 2018.

All rights reserved. You may sell items made from this pattern but not the pattern. Please respect my design rights.