Mee's Companion to the work-table, containing selections in knitting, netting and crochet-work

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D. Bogue, 1844 - Needlework - 160 pages
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Page 58 - Knit 4, knit 2 together, * make 1, knit 3, make 1, knit 2 together, knit 1, knit 2 together, * to the end, when make 1, knit 3, make 1, knit 2 together, knit 4.
Page 106 - I knit 2 together, seam 1, knit 1, seam 1, knit 1, make 1, knit 2 together, make 1, knit 2 together, knit 2.
Page 116 - ... and they can then make use of it for either of the articles just mentioned. We would advise them to select, for a baby's blanket, white fleecy wool ; for a cot cover, double Berlin ; and for a travelling rug, 8-thread fleecy. The following directions will be found correct for knitting the stitch : Cast on any number of stitches that will divide by 4, and allow besides 1 for each end. 1st row : Slip 1, * make 1, slip 1, knit 3, draw the slipped stitch over the 3 knitted ones, repeat from *, knit...
Page 5 - I purl 3, make 1, purl together, purl 1, purl 2 together, make 1, purl 1. make 1, purl 2 together, purl 1, purl 2 together, make 1, purl 4, J finish with purl 3. 19th row. Make 1, knit...
Page 111 - ... foot, and proceed to pick up 17 stitches the other side of heel; then knit on to these half the stitches that were left at the top of heel. Knit 1 round; the 2nd decrease thus: On the 1st side needle: knit to within 3 of end, knit 2 together, knit 1 ; knit the front needle ; 2nd side needle ; knit 1, slip 1, knit 1, pass the slipped stitch over the knitted one, knit to end of needle. Decrease in this manner every 2nd round until there are 15 on each of the side needles, reducing them to correspond...
Page 60 - Knit 3, make 1, knit 2 together, knit 3, make 1, knit 2 together twice, knit 6, make 1, knit 2 together twice, knit 10, knit 2 together.
Page 61 - Knit 6 rows, increasing 1 stitch at the beginning of each row; knit 10 rows, increasing 1 at the beginning of every other row, for the toe.

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