Stockport Parish Church St Mary's in the Marketplace - Craft n Chat
Stockport Parish Church     St Mary's in the Marketplace -  with St Andrew's


St Mary’s
 “Craft n Chat"

Whatever your interest
 come along and join us
Thursday  between 
11.00am and 2.00pm

Maritime Christian Ministries
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.
 
Hat Pattern
Materials:    2 x 50g balls of double knitting wool / 1 pair no. 10 (3 1/4mm) knitting needles
Method
Cast on 120 sts, and knit 2 purl 2 to the end of the row. Repeat until work measures 9 inches
Next row
Take the 2 purl stitches together right along the row.
Next row
Knit 2 purl 1 to the end of the row Repeat for 5 rows (6 altogether)
Next row
Take the 2 knit stitches together along the row
Next row
Knit 1 purl 1 to end Repeat for 5 more rows (6 rows altogether)
Next row
Knit 2 together all along the row
Next row
Purl back
Next row
Knit 2 together all along the row Draw thread through remaining stitches and sew off ends
Finishing
Press lightly and sew up hat.

Neck/Chest Warmer Pattern
Materials:    2 x 50g balls of double knitting wool / 1 pair no. 7 knitting needles
Back
Cast on 80 stitches. Work 10 rows in garter stitch (every row knit).
Next row
Knit 6. Purl to last 6 stitches. Knit 6.
Next row
Knit.
Continue last 2 rows until work measures * 9 inches.
Next row
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.
Front
Work the same as the back until * work 7 inches only here
Finishing
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 2018. For more information about the charity log-on to the internet at : www.mcmuk.com.  






Website Builder provided by  Vistaprint