How to Knit a Square Shape pattern Ladies JacketKnitting
is a relaxing and rewarding hobby that allows you to create beautiful garments and accessories for yourself or your loved ones. If you're looking to knit a stylish and comfortable ladies jacket
, a square shape pattern is a great option that you can customize to your liking. In this tutorial, we'll guide you through the steps to create a square shape pattern
ladies jacket that will keep you cozy and stylish all season long.
Materials You'll Need
- 4 skeins of worsted weight yarn
- Size 8 knitting needles
- Tapestry needle
Follow these step-by-step instructions to knit your very own square shape pattern ladies jacket:
Step 1: Cast On
Cast on 96 stitches using your size 8 knitting needles.
Step 2: Knit the First Row
Knit across the first row, purling the last stitch.
Step 3: Create the Pattern
For the next row, follow this pattern
- Knit 3 stitches, purl 2 stitches, knit 2 stitches, purl 2 stitches, knit 2 stitches, purl 2 stitches, knit 2 stitches, purl 2 stitches, knit 2 stitches, purl 2 stitches, knit 2 stitches, purl 2 stitches, knit 2 stitches, purl 2 stitches, knit 3 stitches.
- Purl across the row.
- Knit across the row.
- Repeat these three rows until your jacket reaches your desired length. We recommend knitting for at least 16 inches to create a jacket that falls just below your waist.
Step 4: Bind Off
Once you've reached your desired length, bind off all stitches and weave in the ends using your tapestry needle.
Step 5: Finishing Touches
To complete your square shape pattern ladies jacket, fold it in half and sew the sides together, leaving room for your arms. You can also add buttons or other embellishments to make it your own.
With these simple steps, you can knit a square shape pattern ladies jacket that's as unique as you are. Wear it with pride knowing you made it yourself!