“Craft n Chat"
Whatever your interest
come along and join us
11.00am and 2.00pm
IF YOU CAN KNIT – please help us by
knitting hats and neck/chest warmers. Join
our “craft n chat” on a Thursday at St Mary’s or knit in your leisure time, at the same time supporting the work of the MCM.
x 50g balls of double knitting wool / 1 pair no. 10 (3 1/4mm) knitting needles
Cast on 120 sts, and knit 2 purl 2 to the end of
the row. Repeat until work measures 9 inches
Take the 2 purl stitches together right along the
Knit 2 purl 1 to the end of the row Repeat for 5
rows (6 altogether)
Take the 2 knit stitches together along the row
Knit 1 purl 1 to end Repeat for 5 more rows (6 rows
Knit 2 together all along the row
Knit 2 together all along the row Draw thread
through remaining stitches and sew off ends
Press lightly and sew up hat.
Neck/Chest Warmer Pattern
x 50g balls of double knitting wool / 1 pair no. 7 knitting needles
Cast on 80 stitches. Work 10 rows in garter stitch
(every row knit).
Knit 6. Purl to last 6 stitches. Knit 6.
Continue last 2 rows until work measures * 9
Cast off 12 stitches. At the beginning of the next
2 rows. Then continue on 56 stitches. In knit 1 purl 1 for 6 inches.
Then cast off.
Work the same as the back until * work 7 inches
Sew shoulders together on wrong side, then turn
down neck to a polo neck look leaving sides open.
Thank You to everyone at
St Mary’s who supported the Maritime Christian Ministries last year – we hope
you will do so again during 2019. For more information about the charity log-on
to the internet at : www.mcmuk.com