The Knitter Errata Issue 20

20th September 2010

The Knitter issue 20Wondering why your knitting is in a tangle? Fret not, we may have the answers here. On this page you’ll find errata for the Frost Flowers Jacket by Lene Holme Samsoe, the Homestead Cushion by Amanda Jones, the Vorticity Socks by Alice Yu and the Sweetwater Wrap.

Frost Flowers Jacket

Sleeve increases should take place every 3cm and not every 4cm as stated in the pattern. The WS row instructions for decreases have been omitted from the Chart key. They should read as follows: / = K2tog on RS, P2tog on WS. = SSK on RS, P2tog tbl on WS. Right and Left Fronts, shape armhole, line 3 should read: Then dec 1 st at armhole edge on alt rows 3 (3:4:4) times. Hood 2nd paragraph, should read: Place 70 sts on one needle and 71 sts on other needle.


Homestead Cushion

4 x 50g balls of shade 04 (beige) are required and not 3 x 50g balls as stated.


Vorticity Socks

Heel Turn Row 3: Sl 1, P6 (purling to 1 st before gap), P2tog, P1, turn.



The Sweetwater Wrap 

Rows 5 and 21 should read:

K1, *K1, yfwd, skpo, yfwd, S2kpo, yfwd, K2tog, yfwd; rep from * to last st, K1.


K1, *K1, yfwd, skpo, yfwd, Sl 1, K2tog, psso, yfwd, K2; rep from * to last st, K1.


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