Coastal Knits by Alana Dakos, Hannah Fettig

By Alana Dakos, Hannah Fettig

Knitwear designers Alana Dakos and Hannah Fettig are pals residing on contrary ends of the U.S.. they've got come jointly to supply Coastal Knits, a compilation of ten clean designs encouraged through Alana's California and Hannah's Maine coastlines. each one layout captures the essence in their favourite neighborhood locations, and is observed through pictures and essays at the location's targeted aspiring to the fashion designer. it's a own, inspiration-based selection of sweaters and add-ons that knitters of all degrees will relish.

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ROW 2 AND ALL WS ROWS: Purl. ROW 3: KFB, [knit to 1 st before marker, yo, k1, sl marker, yo] 4 times, knit to last st, KFB—56 sts. ROWS 5, 7, 9, 11, 13 AND 15: Rep Row 3—116 sts. ROW 17: [Knit to 1 st before marker, yo, k1, sl marker, yo] 4 times, knit to end—124 sts. 14½ (14½, 14½, 15) in 37 (37, 37, 38) cm ROW 1 (RS): k1, yo, k1, place marker, k6, yo, k1, place 18 (21, 23½, 26½) in 46 (53, 60, 67) cm 10¼ in 26 cm 13½ (17, 19½, 22½) in 34 (43, 50, 57) cm ROW 19: Knit to 1 st before marker, yo, k1, sl marker, yo, k10, SSK, k2tog, k10, yo, k1, sl marker, yo, k17, SSK, k2tog, k17, yo, k1, sl marker, yo, k10, SSK, k2tog, k10, yo, k1, sl marker, yo, knit to end—126 sts.

Slide sts back to working end of needle and rep from *. Work as est all around neckline, then cont working i-cord for 11" (28cm) more. END WITH LEAF WORKED IN REVERSE Work in seed st, inc 1 st at beg of next 4 rows—9 sts. NEXT ROW: Work even in seed st. NEXT ROW: Work 2 sts in patt, M1, work 1, M1, work 3 sts in patt, M1, k1, M1, work to end—13 sts. NEXT ROW: Work even in seed st. NEXT ROW: Work 6 sts in pattern, M1, k1, M1, work to end—15 sts. Cont in seed st, dec 1 st at beg of next 14 rows—1 st.

ROW 36 (WS): Knit. ROW 31: k12, SSK, k2tog, k72, SSK, k2tog, k12—100 sts. Purl 2 rows, then work in k2, p2 rib for 5 rows. Purl 2 rows, knit 1 row, then purl 1 more row. Bind off loosely. ROW 33: k11, SSK, k2tog, k33, SSK, k2tog, k33, SSK, yoke { X - L A RG E k2tog, k11—94 sts. ROW 35: k10, SSK, k2tog, k66, SSK, k2tog, k10—90 sts. 5mm) needle and CC, knit. With MC and largest needle, cast on 54 sts. ROW 38 (WS): Knit. ROW 1 (RS): k1, yo, k1, place marker, yo, k10, yo, k1, place marker, yo, k28, yo, k1, place marker, yo, k10, yo, k1, place marker, yo, k1—62 sts.

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