Designs - Men

Black & Beige Pullover

December 09, 2016

Yarn: Vardhman Winter Shine Knitting Yarn Needle No. 10  Quantity: Black 190 gm. Beige 300 gm. Front: Cast on 120 sts and work in K1,P1 rib for 2.5″.Work on stripper pattern with black and beige color for 19″. Decrease 4-3-2-1 sts for armhole and cast off 8 st for buttonhole band at centre. After 5.5″, … Continue reading "Black & Beige Pullover" Read more

Yarn: Vardhman Winter Shine Knitting Yarn
Needle No. 10 
Quantity: Black 190 gm. Beige 300 gm.

Front: Cast on 120 sts and work in K1,P1 rib for 2.5″.Work on stripper pattern with black and beige color for 19″. Decrease 4-3-2-1 sts for armhole and cast off 8 st for buttonhole band at centre. After 5.5″, decrease centre st in round shape for 3″. Keep 26-26 sts for shoulders.

Back: Work same as front in plain beige color.

Sleeves: Cast on 46 sts and work in K2,P2 rib for 2.5″. Work on stripper pattern with beige and black color by increasing 1-1 st on both ends of every 6th row for 20″.decrease 3-3-3 st for armhole for 4″ and cast off. Work same for other sleeves and cast off.

Neck band: Pick up sts of button hole band and work on K21,P1 rib for 1″. Pick up sts of neck and work on K1,P1 rib for 1″ and cast off. Join shoulders, set in sleeves and join sleeves and side seams.

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Designs - Kids

The Grey Pattern Pullover

December 09, 2016

Yarn: Vardhman Classic Crape Knitting Yarn Needle No. 9 Quantity: Light Grey 200 gm. Dark Grey 50 gm. Off White 15 gm. Front: Cast on 80 sts and work in K1,P1 rib for 2″. Work in st.st for 10.5″ using light grey yarn and then according to chart work on pattern. After 2″, decrease 3-2-1 … Continue reading "The Grey Pattern Pullover" Read more

Yarn: Vardhman Classic Crape Knitting Yarn
Needle No. 9
Quantity: Light Grey 200 gm. Dark Grey 50 gm. Off White 15 gm.

Front: Cast on 80 sts and work in K1,P1 rib for 2″. Work in st.st for 10.5″ using light grey yarn and then according to chart work on pattern. After 2″, decrease 3-2-1 sts for armhole. After 3.5″, decrease sts at centre in round shade for 3.5″.Make small separate balls in each color. Twist yarns together when changing color to avoid holes. Keep 20-20 sts for shoulders.

Back: Work as per front and slip off centre at neck edge by 1″.

Sleeves: Cast on 40 sts and work in K1,P1 rib for 2″. Work in st.st for 12.5″ and then according to chart work on pattern by increasing 1-1 st on both ends of every 6th row. Decrease 3-3-3 sts for armhole. Work same for other sleeve and cast off.

Neck: Pick up sts of neck and work in K1,P1 rib for 1″ and cast off. Join shoulders, set in sleeves and join sleeves and side seams.

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Designs - Men

Orange V-Neck Pullover

December 09, 2016

Yarn: Vardhman Magic Knitting Yarn Needle No. 8 Quantity: 600 gm. Front: Cast on 120 sts and work in K2, P2 rib for 3″ Work in st.st for 1 1″ and cast off. Work on cable pattern separately for 5″ and join with front knitted pattern. Decrease 4-3-2-1sts for armhole. After 4″, decrease sts at … Continue reading "Orange V-Neck Pullover" Read more

Yarn: Vardhman Magic Knitting Yarn
Needle No. 8
Quantity: 600 gm.

Front: Cast on 120 sts and work in K2, P2 rib for 3″ Work in st.st for 1 1″ and cast off. Work on cable pattern separately for 5″ and join with front knitted pattern. Decrease 4-3-2-1sts for armhole. After 4″, decrease sts at centre in round shape for 4.5″. Keep 28-28 sts for shoulders.

Back: Work as per front

Sleeves: Cast on 54 sts and work in K2, P2 rib for 3″. Work in st.st for 13″ by increasing 1-1 st on both ends of every 6th row. Work on cable pattern separately for 5″ and join with sleeve. Decrease 3-3-3 sts for armhole. Work same for other sleeve and cast off.

Neck: Pick up sts of neck and work in K2,P2 rib for 3″ and cast off. Join shoulders, set in sleeves and join sleeves and side seams.

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Knitting

Creative Art or a Stress Buster!
It’s Undoubtedly Hand Knitting

December 09, 2016

Hand knitting, is often compared to meditation but we say it's even more than that. Unlike meditation, hand knitting results in tangible, beautiful and often useful products. It simply is the best activity to enhance self-esteem. Just looking at your creations can boost your spirits.[...] Read more

Hand knitting is often compared to meditation but we say it’s even more than that. Unlike meditation, hand knitting results in tangible, beautiful and often useful products. It simply is the best activity to enhance self-esteem. Just looking at your creations can boost your spirits.

Various surveys time and again list hand knitting as the best stress reliever. It gives a sense of purpose and is an amazing anti-dote to cope with stress. It also gives a sense of order in the hectic days. Respondents have often quoted that it even helps in solving problems!

The moment you start knitting, it’s like in an instant your thoughts get focussed, mind does quieten and you just enjoy the activity in that moment.

There is no bigger benefit than attaining creative fulfilment. You can actually create something functional (with beauty) for your friend or loved ones or simply for yourself. Be it a gift or a fashion accessory the scope of creation is immense.

All you need is needles and yarn. Savour hand knitting. Savour life.

The benefits of Hand knitting in a gist:

1. It’s better than meditation

2. It creates meaningful products

3. An awesome activity for expressing your creativity

4. Anti-dote to stress or a hectic day

 

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Designs - Kids

Baby Pink Poncho

December 08, 2016

Yarn: Brilon Knitting Yarn Needle No. 11 Quantity: 200 gm. Front: Cast on 270 sts and work in garter stitch for 2 rows Work in K6,P6 rib for 18.5 and cast off. Work in st.st for 4″ for collar band and cast off. Read more

Yarn: Brilon Knitting Yarn
Needle No. 11
Quantity: 200 gm.

Front: Cast on 270 sts and work in garter stitch for 2 rows Work in K6,P6 rib for 18.5 and cast off. Work in st.st for 4″ for collar band and cast off.

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