oops, I knit it again: errata

Stitch 'n Bitch: The Knitter's Handbook corrections:

Alien Illusion Scarf: In early printings of the book, the colors in the chart are reversed. The first two rows of the chart should be knit in the Contrast Color (green), the next two in the Main Color (black), and so on.

Sparkle Hat: There are no errors in the pattern, but under Materials, the Large sequins (paillettes) with large holes are available on this site: http://www.craftking.com/crafthtml/sequinsbeads.htm (scroll to bottom of page).

Kitty/Devil Hat: Under Decrease round: Rep dec rnd every other rnd 3 times more—56 sts...

Powerful Wrist Protection Wrist Cuffs: Instructions should read: For the "star" wristband, k 2 rows St st......Cont with chart until finished, then k 2 more rows St st.

Cape Mod: last paragraph before Finishing should read: At the same time, when there are 132 (136, 140) sts...

Big Sack Sweater: Under Front Neck Shaping: For sizes Small (Medium) only: BO1, ssk, BO this ssk by passing the st already on the RH needle over it, BO 0 (1) st...

Peppermint Twist: Under Sleeves, instructions should read: Inc row (RS): K2, M1, k to last 2 sts, M1, k2. Rep inc row every 12th (8th, 8th, 6th) row 4 (7, 8, 11) times more—76 (82, 88, 94) sts. Work even in St st until piece meas 10 (10.5, 11, 11.5)” from beg.

Little Black Top: Instructions for Back Neck Opening, third sentence should read: Work 19 rows even across...;Instructions for Front, 6th line down should read: Work 40(44, 48,51) St st, pm, work 11 garter st, pm, work 40 (44, 48, 51) St st

Queen of Hearts Bikini: Instructions for Cups should read: At the same time, beg small heart chart on row 13 (15, 17, 19)...

Under the Hoodie: Under "Pocket Shaping" should read: Rep rows 1-6 four times more.

 

Stitch 'n Bitch Nation corrections:

Accidentally On Purpose Drop-Stitch Vest : To clarify the "DB02" directions: Drop next stitch off the needle and let it unravel all the way down to cast on edge. Lift up resulting ladder from front to back with left hand needle, knit into front of this stitch and lift previous stitch up and over it to bind off, knit into back of same stitch and lift previous stitch up and over it to bind off.

Bunny Hat: In the "Body of Hat" section, where it reads "Next rnd: P5, k40, p5, sl marker, p to end of rnd", there should follow the instructions: Knit one round in plain stockinette. Then, where it says "work 6 rnds more as established, working 1 less p st every other row before first marker and after 2nd marker" it should instead read, "Work 6 more pattern rounds, alternating with a plain stockinette round. For each pattern row, replace one more p st with a k st before the first marker and after 2nd marker, so that you form a diagonal line of p sts."

Catwarming set : Row 3 should read: (K1, M1) twice, k2, (M1, k1) twice.

Casey's Coat: Gauge should read 18 sts and 24 rows = 4"

Fairly Easy Fair Isle: The following corrections apply to the X-Small size only. Under Join directions, With RS facing and MC...work across 21 (23, 26, 28, 31) sts. Then, after the sleeve, Work across 45 (48, 52, 58, 62) sts from body back. After repeat, Work across 21 (23, 26, 28, 31) sts from left front--147 sts on needle. Under Yoke, the line beginning "Next Row (chart row 5)" should read: K6 (11, 0, 11, 6), *k7 (5, 5, 4, 4), k2tog; rep from * 15 (19, 24, 29, 34) times...132 (142, 157, 172, 187) sts. The line beginning "Next Row (chart row 15)" should read:... rep from * 15 (19, 24, 29, 34) times...117 (122, 132, 142, 152) sts...The line beginning "Next row (chart row 21)" should read:...rep from * 15 (19, 24, 29, 34) times...102 (102, 107, 112, 117) sts.

Felted Furry Foot Warmers: Under Sole directions, 16th sentence should read: Dec 1 st at each edge of next row, then EOR row once. Next row (WS): dec 1 st at each edge—9 sts. Last sentence before Monster Only should read: Next rnd and cont with both yarns tog, K30, BO59, decreasing 5 st evenly across these 59 st by k2tog every 10 sts 5 times, K39—69 sts.Beg of directions after Monster Only should read: K1 row, turn.Shape as follows: K34, wrap st and turn, sl1, k34; K28, wrap st and turn, sl1, k28; K69 (you are now on the other side of work). K34, wrap st and turn, sl1, k34; K28, wrap st and turn, sl1, k28; K41, wrap st and turn.[Continue as printed from "Next Row: Sl1, k11, k2 tog, w & t..."]

Flower Power: Under Back directions, 4th sentence down should read: Inc 1 st at each edge of next row, then every 10 (10, 9, 9)th row 4 times—85 (90,94,99) sts.

Hurry Up Spring Armwarmers: There are a few corrections on the keys to the chart. Click here for a corrected stitch key that you can print out and tape into your book.

sl1 st to cn, hold to back, k1, k1 from cn
sl right needle through next 3 sts as if to k, k through the front, back and front of all 3 sts
sl1 st to cn, hold to front, k1, k1 from cn.


Later 'Gator Mitts:
Under Mouth directions, 6th line down should read: Work even in garter stitch for 10(20, 26) rows.

Letter Have It: Under Center Panel, instructions should read: With MC and straight needles, CO 16 sts. Work in garter st for 31 1/2 (42)".

Lucky Clover Wrap: Download errata sheet (pdf), including new sleeve schematic here.

Razor's Edge: Main Lace Pattern should read: Row 1 (WS) P; Row 2 (RS) k2, *yo, k2, sl1, k2tog, psso, k2, yo, k1; rep from * to last st, k1. Under Directions: With larger needles, CO 75 sts. Replace section that begins "Next row: P39", with the following: Divide for neck as follows: Purl 38, add 2nd skein of yarn, purl into front and back of next st, purl 36. Next row: Cont in pattern as est to last 4 st before neck, yo, k2, sl1, k1, psso. After neck, k2tog, k2, yo,k1, continue in est pattern to end. Work both sides at the same time with separate skeins of yarn for 10 1/2", ending with WS facing. Rejoin neck as follows: With first skein of yarn, p across all stitches. Break yarn from second skein, leaving a 6" tail. Next row: Work 36 sts in pattern, sl1, k3tog, psso, continue in pattern to end of row. Continue with pattern as written from line that begins "Work in main lace patt until..."

Spiderweb Capelet: Under Directions, should read: Row 4: K1, * sl2 pwise, K2tog, pass 2 slipped sts over, k, p, k, p into next stitch; rep from * to last st, k1. Row 8: K1, *k, p, k, p into next stitch, sl2 pwise, k2tog, pass2 slippsed sts over; rep from * to last st, k1.

Stitch 'n Bitch Crochet: The Happy Hooker

Click here to download a file of all errata. (requires Adobe Acrobat)

Short 'n Sweet Pattern: In addition to the errata above, this pdf file may help if you are confused about the front shaping section. (requires Adobe Acrobat)

 
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