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MINNOWKNITS
Gum Drops, p. 43


The schematic is incorrect. There should be no neck shaping on the front. The neckline is a boat neck.

BACK
Cont in St st (k on RS, p on WS), until piece measures 11 (12, 15, 18)" / 28 (30.5, 38, 45.5) cm from beg, end WS row. Next row (RS): K 10 (10, 13, 16), and place sts on holder for back right shoulder, bind off next 22 (24, 26, 28) sts for back neck, k to end and place 10 (10, 13, 16) sts on another holder for back left shoulder.

FRONT
Work as for back.


MINNOWKNITS TOO
Brittany Jumper, p. 51

Correction to match photograph on p. 52 showing single buttonhole on each shoulder.

BODICE
Next (buttonhole) row: Rib 4 (5, 5, 6, 8, 8), yo, k2tog, rib to end. Rib 3 rows more. Bind off sts each shoulder in rib.


MINNOWKNITS TOO
Tutti Frutti, p. 129

PLACKET SHAPING:
After decrease, work even until piece measures 10 (12.5, 14)"/25.5 (31.5, 35) cm above rib.
FINISHING:
Weave in all loose ends. Sew leg and crotch seams.
COLLAR:
With RS facing, larger straight needles and D, pick up and K 58 (62, 66) sts evenly around neck edge. Beginning with a knit row, work in St st.

MINNOWKNITS TOO
Aran Pull, p. 159

Correction to match cable panel to photograph.

BACK
With smaller needles, cast on 51 (57, 61, 63, 67) sts. Work in k1, p1 rib for 1 (1, 1-1/2, 1-1/2, 1-1/2)" / 2.5 (2.5, 4, 4, 4) cm, inc 14 (15, 15, 16, 16) sts evenly across last WS row 65 (72, 76, 79, 83) sts. Change to larger needles. Beg cable pat: Next row (RS): Work 3 (4, 6, 7, 8) sts in seed st, *p1, LT over 2 sts, p1*, 4-st cable, rep between *s, [6-st cable, p1] twice, 7 (12, 12, 13, 15) sts seed st, [p1, 6-st cable] twice, rep between *s, 4-st cable, rep between *s, 3 (4, 6, 7, 8) sts in seed st. Cont in pats as est until piece measures 13 (16, 17-1/2, 19, 20-1/2)" / 33 (40.5, 44.5, 48.5, 52) cm from beg. Place 20 (23, 24, 25, 26) sts on a holder for one shoulder, place next 25 (26, 28, 29, 31) sts on a 2nd holder for back neck, place rem 20 (23, 24, 25, 26) sts on a 3rd holder for other shoulder.

FRONT
Neck shaping: Work as foll: Next row (RS): Work 29 (32, 34, 35, 36) sts, join a 2nd skein of yarn and bind off center 7 (8, 8, 9, 11) sts, work to end. Working both sides at the same time, bind off from each neck edge 3 sts twice, 1 st 3 (3, 4, 4, 4) times. Work even until same length as back. Place rem 20 (23, 24, 25, 26) sts each shoulder on holders for later finishing.


SIMPLE CHIC
Daisy Hats, p. 48

Note: Felting will shrink depth by about 1"/2.5cm.

SIMPLE CHIC
Demi Deux Mitts, p. 76-77

RIGHT MITT
Next row (WS): Work 9 sts, place marker (M), p3, place M, work rem sts.
RIGHT THUMB GORE
Next row (WS): Work 9 sts and place on a holder, p9 and leave on needle, work rem 14 sts and placec on a holder.
LEFT MITT
Next row (WS): Keeping to pat, work 14 sts, place M, p3, place M, work rem sts.

SIMPLE CHIC
Elf Cap, p. 124

CABLE KNIT PATTERN
Repeat rows 5 to 12 for cable pattern.

MINNIES
Flax Jax, p. 42

STRIPE PATTERN
*6 rows seed st, 6 rows St st; rep from * (12 rows) for stripe pat.

MINNIES
Puff Baby, p. 10 (Hardcover edition only)

FRONT
With B, cast on 111 sts. Work in chart pat as foll: Row 1 (RS): K1 (selvage st), work 12-st rep of chart 9 times, work first st of chart, k1 (selvage st).

MINNIES
Baby Baby, p. 73

RIGHT FRONT
Buttonhole row (RS): K1, yo, k2tog, k to end.

MINNIES
Mini Pini, p. 102

Photo shows buttonholes on bodice back and buttons on bodice front. Pattern calls for buttonholes on bodice front and button on back. Either is acceptable.

TOP DOG KNITS
Blaze, p. 33

MATERIALS:
Bulky weight yarn.

TOP DOG KNITS
Cable Classique, p. 41

CABLE & SEED STITCH PATTERN
Rows 2, 4, 6 and 8: *k1, [p1, k1] twice, p6; rep from *, end k1, [p1, k1] twice.

TOP DOG KNITS
La Parisian, p. 46

5. Work even, keeping 3 sts in garter st each side as before, until the piece measures, 7-1/4 (7-1/4, 12, 18)" /18.5 (18.5, 30.5, 45.5) cm from the beginning. End with a WS row. Finished chest (after felting): 13 (16, 22, 28)" / 33 (41, 56, 71) cm.
Length, neck to tail (after felting): 11 (13, 17, 22)" / 28 (33, 43.5, 56)cm.

TOP DOG KNITS
Fleur de Lis, p. 54

RUFFLE BORDER:
4. With RS facing and a circular needle, pick up and k 156 (176, 192) sts evenly along right side, around tail shaping and along left side. P one row on the WS. Increase 1 st in each st on the next row to double the number of sts. Work in k4, p4 rib for 1" /2.5 cm. Bind off in rib.

PIPSQUEAK KNITS
Sleepy Time, p. 41

MATERIALS
Double-pointed needles (dpns), set of five: Size 4 US (3.5mm).
GAUGES
Sleep sac: 20 sts and 28 rows = 4" / 10 cm over Bird's Eye pattern, using size 6 US needles.
Hat: 22 sts and 24 rounds = 4" / 10 cm over Stockinette stitch in-the-round, using size 4 US needles.

PIPSQUEAK KNITS
Mo-Mo Kimono, p. 49

RIGHT FRONT
8. Work as for the left front, reversing the garter st edge and neck shaping, and omitting the buttonhole.

PIPSQUEAK KNITS
Darling, p. 53

MOCK CABLE PATTERN
Rows 1 and 3 are RS rows. Rows 2 and 4 are WS rows.
DRESS BODICE
5. Bodice front: Working back and forth on the front sts only, begin with row 2 and work in the Mock Cable pattern for 1-1/4 (1-1/2, 1-3/4)" / 3 (4, 4.5) cm.

MinnowKnits Separates

Buttons and Bows #132 QK

SKIRT: Work pleats as foll: *K 20 (21, 23, 25, 29, 33), sl 1 knitwise, k24, sl 1 knitwise; rep from * around. Rep last 2 rnds for a total of 52 (57, 63, 70, 83, 99) rnds or 7-1/2 (8, 9, 10, 12, 14)" above hem. Next rnd: *K 20 (21, 23, 25, 29, 33), bind off next 26 sts for box pleat; rep from * around. K next rnd, leaving bound-off sts for pleats at back of work - 80 (84, 92, 100, 116, 132) sts. K 2 rnds.

Petite Chic #136 QK

NECKLINE: With circular needle, working back and forth, pick up and K approx 45 (50, 60, 66, 77) sts across front shoulders and neckline. K 3 rows, and cast off firmly and evenly. Repeat across back neckline.

Crayon Sportif #138 QK

K3, P1 RIB (multiple of 4 sts plus 1).
All RS rows: P1, *k3, p1; rep from *.
All WS rows: K1, *p3, k1; rep from*.

Gum Drops #145 QK

The schematic is incorrect. There should be no neck shaping on the front. The neckline is a boat neck.
BACK
Cont in St st (k on RS, p on WS), until piece measures 11 (12, 15, 18)" / 28 (30.5, 38, 45.5) cm from beg, end WS row. Next row (RS): K 10 (10, 13, 16), and place sts on holder for back right shoulder, bind off next 22 (24, 26, 28) sts for back neck, k to end and place 10 (10, 13, 16) sts on another holder for back left shoulder.
FRONT
Work as for back.

Classic Brit Jacket #146 QK

BACK:
Place 15 (17, 19, 21) sts on holder, cast off middle 14 (16, 17, 18) sts, place remaining 15 (17, 19, 21) sts on holder for later finishing.

Tutti Frutti #147 QK

PLACKET SHAPING:
After decrease, work even until piece measures 10 (12.5, 14)" / 25.5 (31.5, 35) cm above rib.
FINISHING:
Weave in all loose ends. Sew leg and crotch seams. Collar: With RS facing, larger needles and D, pick up and K 58 (62, 66) sts every around neck edge. Beginning with a knit row, work in St st.

Garter Cardi #168 QK

Hat
Last row should read:
Next row (WS): P2tog across, end p 0 (1 - 0 - 1).

Boy-O-Boy #173 QK

MATERIALS:
Worsted weight yarn that will obtain the gauge given below:
340 (390 - 450 - 510 - 570) yds / 310 (355 - 410 - 465 - 520) m.

Spring Fling #182 QK

MATERIALS:
Aran weight yarn. 275 (325, 375) yds / 250 (295, 340) m.

Sweetie Pie #187 QK

RIGHT BACK:
Shape neck, next row (WS): Keeping to pat, bind off 14 (14 - 12) sts, work rem sts.

Double Trouble #188 QK

HAT
Rolled brim: With A and circular needle, cast on 60 (72 - 80) sts. Starting with a P row, work back and forth in St st for 8 rows, end RS row. K next 2 rows for first turning ridge.
Cuff: Right and Wrong sides now reverse. Next row: Starting with B, work 1/1 Stripe for 1 (1-1/2 - 1-1/2)", end WS row. Next row, P ridge (RS): P. Starting with a P row, cont in St st with color A only, for 1-1/2 (2 - 2)", end WS row. Next row, second turning ridge (RS): P. Cont in St st, starting with a P row, for 1", end RS row.
Crown: Right and Wrong sides reverse again. Next row: Starting with B, work in 1/1 Stripe until piece measures 2-1/2 (3 - 3)" from turning ridge, end row 4 of pattern. Shape top, dec row: Cont in pattern, *k2, k2tog; rep from * across, k any rem sts. Rep dec row every 4th row a total of 4 times. Work 3 rows. Next row: K2tog across 10 (12 - 13) sts. Cut yarn, leaving a long tail. Pull yarn through rem sts and sew back seam, reversing seam after second turning ridge, and again after first turning ridge.
Chin strap: With A and dpn, cast on 4 sts. * Slide sts to other end of needle. With another dpn, k4; rep from * until strap measures 7", or desired length. Bind off sts. With crochet hook, use yarn at end of strap and Ch 6, sl st back to strap. Cut yarn and pull end through loop. Rep at other end of strap. Sew on buttons above second turning ridge.

Cuddle Up #189 QK

Blanket (After working 9 stripes in pat st.):
With A, knit next 2 rows, dec 1 st in last row - 131 sts.

China Doll #195 QK

SLEEVES (sizes 4 and 6):
Place markers on front and back 6-1/2 (7)" down from shoulder seams. With RS facing, pick up and k 60 (64) sts between markers. Working in Double Seed, work 5 rows even, dec 1 st each edge on next row, then every 6th row 14 (15) times - 30 (32) sts. Work even, if necessary, until sleeve measures 11-3/4 (12-1/2)". Bind off in pattern.

Green Bean #198 QK

Hat - After "Row 11 (2nd size only)":
Work rows 1 - 5 of Cable pat across - 9 (10) cables, inc 1 st at each end of row 5 - 56 (62) sts.
Work row 6 of Cable pat as follows: K1, Cable 6, yo, place marker, [Cable 6, yo, place marker] 7 (8) times, Cable 6, k1 - 64 (71) sts.
Work rows 7 - 11 of Cable pat as follows: K1, [Cable 6, k1] 9 (10) times.
Work row 12 of Cable pat as follows: Inc, [Cable 6, (k1, yo, k1) in next st] 8 (9) times, Cable 6, inc - 82 (91) sts.
Work 1 rep of Cable pat, then rows 1 - 11 again as follows: K2, [Cable 6, k3] 8 (9) times, Cable 6, k2.
Work row 12 of Cable pat as follows: K1, inc, [Cable 6, inc in next st, k1, inc in next st] 8 (9) times, Cable 6, inc, k1 - 100 (111) sts.
Work even in pat for 2" as follows: K3, [Cable 6, k5] 8 (9) times, Cable 6, k3.

Stroller Set #204 QK

HAT
Work in garter st for 1-1/4" / 3 cm, end WS row. Change to larger needles. Work in cable pat...

Block and Roll #206 QK


MATERIALS:
Worsted weight yarn: 145 (180 - 225 - 275) yds MC; 60 (75 - 100 - 120) yds each in color A and color B. Recommended for Jil Eaton MinnowMerinoTM (50 g/77 yds): #4757 Bluette (MC), 2 (3 - 3 - 4) skeins; #4720 Aqua Aqua (A) and #4735 Chartreuse (B), 1 (1 - 2 - 2) skeins each.
Straight needles, size 8 US (5mm). 16" /40 cm circular needle, size 8 US (5mm).
GUAGE:
18 sts and 24 rows = 4" /10 cm over Rib pat when slightly stretched using size 8 US needles.
FRONT:
Buttonhole Row 1 (RS): Work to last 5 sts, bind off 2 sts, work to end.


Razzle Dazzle #207 QK

Hat
Shape crown (cont in pat st), next rnd: *K2tog, work to last 2 sts on needle, k2tog; rep from * 64 (76, 84) sts. Work 4 rnds even. Rep last 5 rnds until 8 (12, 12) sts remain.

Sprite Cap #208 QK

MATERIALS:
Needles size 10 US (5.75mm), or size required to achieve gauge.
GAUGE:
14 sts and 24 rows = 4" /10 cm over Garter st with yarn doubled.

Smock #209 QK

MATERIALS:
Jil Eaton MinnowMerinoTM (50 g/77 yds): #4755 Cerise (MC), 4 (5 - 6 - 7) skeins; #4754 Lavender (CC), 1 skein.

Zip #210 QK

MATERIALS:
Jil Eaton MinnowMerinoTM (50 g/77 yds): #4701 Snow White (MC), 3 (4 - 5 - 6) skeins; #4757 Bluette (A), #4735 Chartruese (B), #4754 Lavender (C), #4720 Aqua Aqua (D) and #4758 Rouge (E), 1 skein each.

Scallopini #211 QK

MATERIALS:
Jil Eaton MinnowMerinoTM (50 g/77 yds): #4789 Pinque, 4 (5 - 6 - 7) skeins.

Cable Cuddle #214 QK

RIGHT FRONT:
Work as for left front slipping first st on RS, reversing neck shaping, and working buttonholes opposite markers as follows.

Sideways #222 QK

FINISHING:
Collar:. . . pick up and k 7 sts along front left - 47(51 - 59 - 63) sts.
Sew bottom edges of button band and buttonhole band to sweater.

 
 
   
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