Wednesday, February 9, 2011

book of gray

Book of Gray. Ready and available! The collection (ebook)  includes various projects, from hat to dress and everything in between, from big needles and chunky yarn to fingering weight. Hope you enjoy this small collection. Every design is available as single pattern too.

Book of Gray 

Here are the designs:

Comfort Cardigan
When temperatures are still low, you’ll need something extra warm to wear! Cuddly collar and medium long length make this cardigan just right for cold days. With bulky yarn it’s quickly knitted.
The cardigan is worked in one piece from top down.

Sizes: x-s, s, m, l, x-l, xx-l
Finished bust circumference: 78 (87, 97, 106, 114, 124) cm/ 31 (34.5, 39, 42, 45.5, 50)”
Yarn: 900 - 1430 meters (1000 - 1570 yards) of bulky weight yarn.
Gauge: 15 stitches and 17 rows in 10 cm/4 inches ( in Stockinette stitch)

Comfort Cardigan

Cold days and winter activities need a little something extra - this sweater or tunic will keep you warm and happy. Graystone is knitted from top down in one piece.

Sizes: x-s, s, m, l, x-l, xx-l 
Finished bust circumference: 76 (86, 96, 106, 116, 126) cm/ 30 (34, 38, 42, 46, 50)”
Yarn: 950 - 2000 meters (1050-2200 yards) of worsted weight/10-ply yarn.
Gauge: 18 stitches and 32 rows in 10 cm/4 inches ( in garter stitch)


Crisp and Gray Vest
No matter whether it is winter or spring, you’ll need something to keep you warm and happy. The vest is worked from bottom up with super bulky yarn and simple cable details.

Sizes: x-s, s, m, l, x-l, xx-l  
Finished bust circumference: 75 (85, 95, 105, 115, 125) cm/ 30 (34, 38, 42, 46, 50)”
Yarn: 350 - 500 meters (330-600 yards) of DROPS Eskimo or other super bulky yarn.
Gauge: 10 stitches and 10 rows in 10 cm/4 inches ( in Stockinette stitch)

Crisp and Gray Vest 

Happy Solitude Cowl
Big needles, super bulky yarn and some bright buttons is all you need for this extra warm cowl. It’s completely reversible with knit and purl cables and perfectly shaped with short rows.

Sizes: one size
Yarn: 200 meters (220 yards) of DROPS Eskimo or other super bulky yarn.
Gauge: 10 stitches and 16 rows in 10 cm/4 inches ( in garter stitch)

Happy Solitude Cowl 

Shade of Winter Dress
This chic dress is knitted in one piece from bottom up. Small neck detail and asymmetrical neckline make the dress modern.

Sizes: x-s, s, m, l, x-l, xx-l  
Finished bust circumference: 80 (85, 95, 105, 115, 125) cm/ 32 (34, 38, 42, 46, 50)”
Yarn: 1400 - 2200 meters (1530-2400 yards) of madelinetosh tosh merino light or other fingering weight /4-ply yarn.
Gauge: 23 stitches and 32 rows in 10 cm/4 inches ( in Stockinette stitch)

Shade of Winter Dress

True Slate
True Slate beret or toque is perfect for chilly days in spring or for that first snow in autumn. Simple stitch pattern and some beautiful velvet ribbon make this simple design a joy to knit and to wear.

To fit head circumference: 50 cm (56 cm)/ 20” (22”)
Finished brim circumference being 45 cm (50 cm)/18” (20”) for both toque and beret version of pattern.
Yarn: 180 - 300 meters (200-330 yards) of Blue Sky Alpacas 100% Alpaca Sport Weight or other sport weight yarn and 50 meters (55 yards) of fingering weight yarn.
Gauge: 20 stitches and 26 rows in 10 cm/4 inches ( in pattern stitch)

True Slate


anni said...

Bravo, Veera, upeita töitä!

Ullfull said...

Wonderful book! Already bought it on Ravelry!
Greetings from Gotland, island in Baltic Sea, Sweden/Anita

Gudrun Johnston said...

Gorgeous work Veera! I'd wear every single piece! I love gray!

Anonymous said...

beautiful, veera. going on my wishlist for sure. (as soon as i finish my horribly delinquent plain and simple pullover. i've been a good test-knitter before, but i think my life got too complicated for small stitches. i'm so sorry!)

Minna said...

Voi kun kauniita.

Tuija said...

Teit sen taas! Makeaa melkein enemmän kuin mahaan mahtuu, mutta ei haittaa. Ihania!

Julia said...

beautiful! i love all of them. congrats!

polkaknits said...

What a stunning collection! And I love all shades of gray! Congrats!

The Sweatshop of Love said...

Congrats! That big cowl is lovely! I put yellow buttons on EVERYTHING. It's so cute, right?!

Great collection!

A-K said...

Upea kokoelma!

tikru said...

concrats, hieno kokoelma. Mahtavaa!

Anonymous said...

ALL of these would be good in my wardrobe :D

Sarah said...

What a gorgeous collection! I love all the cables and fun buttons. You have so many designs I want to knit!

Melinda said...

LOVE them all! You are so talented :)

veera said...

Thank you, thank you, kiitos!

Thank you for all the encouraging comments. I'm so happy to hear that you find my work inspirational.

Tui said...

Ihania ihania ihania! Tahdon kaikki!

Paula Nina said...

Just got the book from Ravelry last night! Love all designs!! Thank you and congrats! Your art is flawless!!

Tiina said...

Mahtavaa Veera!

Ness said...

You can't go wrong with grey! Love the patterns (as always!)!

Anonymous said...

SO beautiful! Simpel and elegant!

Linda said...

What a wonderful array of the most gorgeous patterns!

Lundetræ said...
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Lundetræ said...

Thanks for beautiful knitting and inspiration. Love your work!

Tita Carré said...

Oi amiga adoro teu blog sempre tem coisas lindas por aqui,beijokas...

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