Interweave Knits Corrections 2008
Katherine Vest (page 110)
The chart printed in the magazine is incorrect; download corrected chart.
Under “Cap sleeves”: Row 1: Row 1: (RS) K86 (86, 86, 96, 96),wrap next st, turn.
Cobweb Lace Stole (page 112)
The yardage for the yarn used is listed incorrectly; the correct yardage per skein is 185 yd [169 m]/25 g.
In row 48 of the chart, the 4th st from the left side of the chart should be a p on RS, k on WS symbol to match the rest of the row.
Under “Lace Chart”: The symbol with a 3 in a circle should read: Knit, wrapping yarn around needle 3 times. The symbol of a 5 with a v below it should read: “(k1, p1, k1, p1, k1) into first wrap of st below, dropping next 2 wraps from needle.
Roped Shell (page 82)
Filatura di Crosa Luxury color #42 has been discontinued; Tahki-Stacy Charles, Inc., recommends color #15 as a substitute.
On page 17, the caption for the black and white photo should read “Elizabeth and Arnold Zimmermann, 1930s.”
Wallis Cardigan (page 70)
Under “Back”: Rows 3–12: Rep Rows 1 and 2 five more times.
Spectrum Scarf, Limited time web download on Knitting Daily
Under “Scarf”: Cont in patt and swap one strand every 28th row as foll…
Bacchus Socks (page 90)
Bobble: Work [k1, p1] 2 times all in the same st, then k1 in the same st—1 st inc'd to 5 sts. Turn, p5, turn, pass the 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th sts on left needle of the first st—5 sts dec'd to 1 st again. Slip the bobble st to right hand needle.
Far Afield Vest (page 112)
Under “Finishing”: Shawl Collar: Next row: (WS) *P4, k1; rep from * to last 1 (4, 2, 4, 3, 4) st(s), p1 (4, 2, 4, 3, 4).
Knits Holiday Gifts 2008
Bethany Lyttle’s article “Real Knitters, Real Stories: Kimberly Chapman” in the Holiday Gifts 2008 special issue of Interweave Knits should have referenced Kimberly’s website, www.kimberlychapman.com. In addition, it contains these factual errors:
The blogosphere informed Kimberly about the incorrectly twisted cable, not her sister-in-law; Kimberly’s husband was instrumental in performing the calculations needed to design the knitted DNA’s twisting tubes.
Labyrinth Carpetbag (page 72)
Under “Diamonds”: Diamond 1: Foll diagram, with RS facing and B, pick up and knit 18 sts along edge of Hexagon 1 and 18 sts along edge of Hexagon 2—36 sts total. Work back and forth in rows as foll:
Row 1: (WS) *P18, pm; rep from * to end. Row 2: *K1, k2tog, knit to 2 sts before m, ssk; rep from * to end—4 sts dec'd. Row 3: Purl.
Rep Rows 2 and 3 six more times—8 sts rem. Next row: (RS) *K2tog, ssk; rep from * to end—4 sts rem. Purl 1 row. Next row: *K2tog; rep from * to end—2 sts rem. Cut yarn, pull through rem sts, and fasten off on WS. Diamond 2: Foll diagram, with RS facing and B, pick up and knit 18 sts along edge of Hexagon 3 and 18 sts along edge of Hexagon 1&mdash36 sts total. Work as for Diamond 1. Diamond 3: Foll diagram, with RS facing and A, pick up and knit 18 sts along edge of Hexagon 5 and 18 sts along edge of Hexagon 3—36 sts total. Work as for Diamond 1. Diamond 4: Foll diagram, with RS facing and C, pick up and knit 18 sts along edge of Hexagon 2 and 18 sts along edge of Hexagon 4—36 sts total. Work as for Diamond 1, working first row with C and rem rows with B.
Herringbone Rib Socks (page 38)
Stitch Guide; Herringbone Rib Pattern
Rnd 2: *P1, [k2, sl 2 sts just worked back to the left-hand needle, pass third st over 2 sts just worked, SL those 2 sts back to the right-hand needle, yo] three times, p1; rep from * to end.
Pfeiffer Falls Hooded Scarf (page 77&hdash;78)
Hood: Clarification on the number of stitches picked up and worked in the set up-row. At the bottom of the chart, see marks indicating where to begin and where to end the hood pattern repeats. With 31 stitches in the chart repeat, 16 (20) purl stitches in between, and the 2 edge stitches, total is 80 (84) stitches as pattern indicates.
Woven Bands Pullover (page 90)
Split Neck: *Cont to widen neck linen st panel by working 3 sts more in linen st each RS row 2 times more, and at the same time dec 1 st at neck edge every row 7 times—81 (81, 83, 83, 88) sts rem for front. Work even in patt until neck measures 7½ (8, 8½, 9, 9½)” from last dec, ending with a RS row. Narrow neck linen st panel by working 3 sts less in linen st each RS row 3 times, and at the same time inc 1 st at neck edge every row 7 times—88 (88, 90, 90, 95) sts.* Place front sts on holder.
Stenton Garden Pillows (page 112) The yardage and weight for the yarn used is listed incorrectly; the correct yardage per skein is 81 yd [75 m]/50 g.