These patterns will work with thicker gauge yarns, approximately 4 to 5 stitches per inch on US 4 to 8 needles. Please check pattern requirements carefully.
This pretty cardigan is shaped in the waist with deep ribbing that stops just short of it's dramatic front lace panels. 3/4 length sleeves feature a fitted shoulder, horizontal lace panels and a romantic flounce.
The Stephanie Tee is an elegant solution for steamy weather. Easy sleeves give the comfort of a tank and the coverage of a tee. Short-row shaping in the bust and sleeves assure a perfect fit for a range of sizes. The knitting is kept interesting by utilizing a challenging lace pattern balanced with an simple openwork ladder stitch.
This quick and easy top is a suitable knit for advanced beginners. It features a pretty sweetheart neckline with bust gathering, side shaping and tiny knit-in cap sleeves.
Joan has single-handedly pioneered the current trend for knitting undies and in this book has designed 32 lovely pieces of actual lingerie and lingerie-inspired garments.
This adorable dress/shorts set was featured in the 2001 Special Kid's issue of Vogue Knitting.
This adorable top is inspired by one of Joan's favorite fashion eras, the fabulous 1940's.
The Blossoms Chullo, adapted from an actual South American prototype, uses only two colors per round without sacrificing color variety. The essential look of the original prototype has been preserved while the pattern is written at a gauge ordinary knitters can easily achieve with available yarns.
Three beautiful scarves enhance your wardrobe in a variety of styles while each uses less than four (4) oz of yarn.
Each scarf features a different construction using lace as the common theme, making these scarves fun to knit. All three scarves are included in the pattern set.
Great for gifts!
Lorelei is a maidenly little jacket to wear over skirts or jeans. Lace panels featuring Japanese stitch patterns (large charts are provided) add a special touch, but all shaping is easily worked in the stocking stitch areas.
Gloriana is a richly embellished cardigan with textured lace and lovely details featuring Japanese stitch patterns. The exquisite design and regally feminine shaping of this garment lend it the elegance of another age. It is named “Gloriana” after the Tudor queen, Elizabeth I, it evokes a feeling of Renaissance charm. Feel like a queen when wearing this beautiful cardigan.
Victorian-inspired Ruby is a tasteful and flattering knit featuring a built-in hourglass shape. Black satin ribbon trim traces curves and dimensional cables enhance the feminine figure.
This pretty fitted tee shows off your curves as well as your knitting prowess, yet it is not at all difficult to do.
Arial is a vintage design from the 1940's, re-gauged, sized and styled for modern sweater girls.
Finished bust sizes 36" to 64"
This pretty cardigan is gently shaped at the waist for a flattering fit. The pretty lace detail adds to the flared effect at the bottom edge and sleeves.
This sinfully sexy fitted cami shows off not only your devastating curves, but your knitting prowess as well! But why keep it indoors? Wear the top layered over a tank with your favorite jeans and slay the world at large.
The lovely Evangeline is a combination of the most flattering figure-enhancing shapes!
Grown weary of socks and scarves? Wake up your knitting with sleepwear! If you can’t bear to wear it to bed, pull it on over a tee shirt and skinny jeans for a lacy tunic look.
Knitting is sexy?!
You bet; like an Italian movie star!
You'll prove it true in this glamorous two-piece babydoll set, suitable for lounging, sleeping or partying.
This lacy pullover was inspired by Italy, its beautiful weather and curvaceous women.
An elegant, Victorian-inspired cardigan that fits bust sizes 30 inches to 53 inches.
The Duet pattern book includes instructions and photographs for 13 garments and acessories following Mission Falls tradition for fashionable and versatile designs and represents outstanding value.
Genevieve, an elegant pullover vest with drop shoulders and small cap sleeves, is worked in a rich overall lace and texture pattern. The asymmetrical collar adds a stylish note.
Front and Back are knit separately with charts provided for shaping at the front neck. Sleeve caps are picked up and worked in the round, then the collar is worked back and forth, using larger needle sizes as you go to flare the collar.
Add lacy charm to your summer wardrobe with this dressy little tee. Finished bust sizes 33 inches to 56 inches.
Laced with grace, this feminine pullover features a generous lace rib at the waist and cuffs, with a very pretty “leaf” lace pattern for the body. The deep “V” neck is also worked in lace rib. This figure-flattering top looks lovely over a pretty camisole. Advanced intermediate knitters.
This is the thirteenth (13th) collection of patterns from Mags Kandis at Mission Falls. This Pattern book includes three (3) knit designs that celebrate color. The book includes full instructions using the interchangeable Mission Falls 1824 Superwash Cotton or 1824 Superwash wool.
Worn together or as separates, Julianne makes the most of your womanly form. The scoop neck, button front top features pretty, fan lace trim on the sleeves and hem and sexy knit-in dart shaping.
This is the latest pattern book from Mags Kandis, focusing on children sizes 4 to 12. It includes a wonderfully stylish and extensive collection of "Gap" style stripe pullovers, mittens, hats and other accessories -- make wonderful gifts!
These pretty Victorian-inspired stockings are a lovely way to show off a well-turned ankle. They are worked from the toe up for easy try-ons.
Though the stockings are thigh high, (22" from floor to the Zig-Zag Lace), the knitter can stop anywhere along the way, add the ribbing, and be done.
This lacy little pullover is as pretty as a blouse, but still cozy and easy to wear.
Finished bust sizes 34" to 50"
Part of Ms. McGowan-Michael's Shapely Options series, Valentine features the great-fitting Shapely Body shell with a lacy cowl neck and fabulous matching lace stole.
Finished bust sizes 36" to 58"
This luscious vest will add style when you need that extra bit of warmth. The vest is worked in one piece from bottom edge to armholes, where it is divided for fronts and back. Gentle A-line shaping from hips through waist is accomplished with different needle sizes.
The Recollection pattern book is the 14th pattern book collection by Mags Kandis from Mission Falls. It includes a lovely selection of sweaters, scarves hats and handbags. As with all Mission Falls Pattern Books, you can use it as a foundation for your own designs as well.
The graceful Minuette design flows softly over the body and it is enhanced with an elegant lace peplum, cuffs and neckline. The 3/4-length sleeves and gently fitted waist add to the feminine appeal. Intermediate knitterns
Rhapsody is an A-line cardigan that flares gently below the waist for a flattering shape. Fair Isle accents on the sleeves and the graceful shawl collar add decorative touches. Overlapping in front, it can be closed with a pretty brooch or stick-pin. Intermediate knitters.
The Silhouette pattern book includes instructions and photographs for 14 garments and acessories following Mission Falls tradition for fashionable and versatile designs.
This sporty vest is knit in an easy slip-stitch pattern, which gives it color and textural interest. The zippered front adds a clean, fresh look. Recommended for Intermediate knitters. Shown in Size 2 JaggerSpun Zephyr DK weight yarn in colors Charcoal (darker color) and Ice Blue (lighter color). Intermediate knitters.
These easy-to-work, rippled texture scarves will appeal to either men or women and are completely reversible. The simple knit and purl designs flow off the needles, creating ripples of fabric to warm you or a lucky recipient! Recommended for Advanced Beginner knitters.
These cozy scarves will warm your neck beautifully with their pretty lacy patterns. Each features a different type of “challenge” as you progress in learning different lace knitting stitches: from the intermediate Cosy Ruffles (above, top) with feminine ruffles, and Cosy Diamonds (above, middle) with diamonds and fancy ribbing, to the more advanced Cosy Elegance (above, bottom) with graceful lace panels meeting at the centre and joined by grafting. Recommended for starting lace knitters.
This traditional two-colour pattern is from the North Atlantic seaboard, often found in traditional knit mittens. The compass rose map symbol has been used by mariners for centuries to determine direction and winds. When the cold north winds blow your way, keep warm in this combination of Compass Rose and Sailor's Rib patterning.
This pattern adapts the Shetland Feather and Fan lace stitch pattern, incorporating the well known fan shape in both the scarf and hand warmers. The larger 'fans' on the beginning and ending borders of the scarf create a feminine flare. This pattern is written for Lace, Fingering, DK (Double Knitting) and Worsted Weight yarns.
This unusual glove pattern was inspired by the historical patterns for Sanquhar gloves. Their distinctive features are the fine block motif that is repeated throughout the glove, the initials section on the inside of the cuff, gussets between the fingers, and two-color ribbing.
Scarf and Hand Warmers feature two-color patterns from traditional designs found in Sanquhar gloves. Knit in dark and light colors, the distinctive Sanquhar patterning creates a striking look. The textured purl patterns echo the squares and diamonds so often prevalent in Sanquhar knitted works.
Carefree is an easy to wear cables and rib design —you’ll find yourself reaching for it often. The pullover is knit in the round from the bottom edge to the armholes. Then the front and back are worked separately. The sleeves are knit back and forth from the cuff. A ribbed collar is added at the end.
These little one-ball neck warmers make perfect gifts. In each case only one two (2) oz ball of yarn is required, so they are inexpensive and quick to knit. The variety of styles offered will keep your knitting interesting, and you could easily create a whole wardrobe of them.
Brand new book from Mission Falls for 1824 Cotton (and 1824 Wool), with 12 lovely designs for children.