Ready to Wear Stock - Mitres Multi-coloured Designs

Thu, 7 May 2020


Ready Made handknits - In Stock 
Mitred Multi-coloured Designs 

Ready Made handknits - In Stock 
Mitred Multi-coloured Designs 
Coco Shawl Panel Cardigan       Coco Slub A line
Mitre Tally Ho Jacket             Mitre Vee Capelet
Designs are divided into Pages

This page:
Mitred Multi-coloured Designs
Single colour Cardigans & Jackets
Multi-coloured Cardigans & Jackets
Long Cardi-Coats & Swagger coats
Swingcoats - single colour & multi-coloured

If you are interested in a garment, as ready made or a knitting kit please contact to discuss your purchase.
Payment: For a garment purchase, an authorisation for the value of goods is held against a credit card; you will not be charged until after you have received and approved your purchase.

Australian Sizing chest:
          8 Small 34"/86cm.           16 2X 42"/106cm.          22 5X 47½"/121cm.
        10 Med 36"/91cm.            18 3X 44"/111cm.           24 6X 49½"/126cm.
12 Large 38"/96cm.          20 4X 45½"/116cm.        26 7 X 51½"/131cm. 
        14 XL 40"/101cm.                       
Made to Measure also available
Fit & Ease - what is ease?

Ease is the measurement of a garment that is greater than your physical chest size. When designing, ease is worked into each design; generally the greater the ease, the more casual the fit of the garment.
The fit of a garment is a combination of body ease and really importantly, the fit over the shoulder. The majority of Jane's designs have a fitted shoulder; unlike the chest size, the shoulder fit has very little difference between sizes, the chest may increase by 2"/5cm between sizes, but the shoulder will increase by less than ½"/1cm.

Fit is a personal preference, and also different per design. Left the garment is worn fitted, this is just 1½"/4cm larger than the model's chest size.
   Most garments are designs with 'ease'. This can be from 2"/5cm to 6"/15cm greater than your chest size.

Example Chest of 38"/96cm
Windsor Jacket (right) with 2"/5cm ease = 40"/101cm, this is designed to be fitted.
Blocks Cardigan is a casual style with 6"/15cm = 44"/111cm.

Stock garments are  identified each with a stock number & design name: Blocks HE22 colour and size 12 - 16, as well as measurements of that garment for chest, hip and length. Compare these to a knit in your wardrobe to gauge your size and ease. Happy to chat about size and colours.
Designing handknits with Mitres.
Check out my YouTube video on knitting Mitres to understand construction of garment; quite different from standard garment construction. Most frequently asked question is if they are squares sewn together, which is not the case.
Garments are constructed from either panels of Mitres like the Coco Shawl Panel Cardigan, or totally from Mitre as the Coco Slub A line Coat, whilst the Mitre Tally Ho Jacket and Mitre Vee Capelet are created by first knitting one section in Mitres and then adding the remainder of the garment to this panel. Fun to knit.
10% off ready made garments until 30th May 2020
Coco Shawl Panel Cardigan.
Mitres form the front and back panels of pattern, mitre trim on cuffs. Shawl collar worn edge to edge.
Coco Shawl Panel
Worn as an edge to edge style, so no buttons. The Mitres create the Vees along the hemline front, back and cuff.
The lower sleeve has a garter stitch stripe; this texture is worked into the side seam and body of the sleeves. The A line adds 14cm into the hip.

HE09 Coco Shawl left & right is the shortest length to points on hem 60cm, longer length 70-75cm.
Garments in stock - Coco Shawl Panel Cardigan
To purchase, or more sizing detail email:
Coco Shawl Panel Cardigan
garments in stock

Above: HE09 Coco Shawl size 12-16
Granite Fleck with cream through to Tempest within Mitres.
Chest 112cm/44"Length 60cm
Hip 126cm

Left: GF77 Coco Shawl size 16-20
Aubergine with Wine, Claret, Sequoia, Khaki & Plum
Chest 118cm/46½"Length 75cm
Hip 132cm

More below

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Coco Shawl Panel Cardigan 
Ready made $615 or Knitting kit $200
Colours not always true on screen - free shade card recommended
Above left: HE35 Coco Shawl 
size 14-18
Black with Cream through shades of grey to Tempest
Chest 116cm/45½"Length 70cm
Hip 124cm 

Above right: HE35
 Coco Shawl 
size 14-18
Light Navy with Purple, Teal, Electric and Midnight
Chest 116cm/45½"Length 80cm
Hip 124cm

 Coco Shawl size 14-18
Light Navy with Purple, Teal, Electric and Midnight
Chest 112cm/44" Length 74cm
Hip 120cm
Coco Slub A line Coat
Mitres reduce in size, hem to shoulder, to create the A line style, with a jacket style fit over the shoulders.
Coco Slub A line
Knitted in a combination of seven solid colours in wool and one finer variegated wool blend, this creates a knit fabric that is soft and draping. 
The Mitre squares at the hemline are larger and knitted on a larger needle to create hip A line 12 to 16cm larger than the chest. The upper body of the garment is knitted firmer and with smaller Mitres, achieving the fitted shoulder, which supports and enhances the A line shaping.

Garments in stock - Coco Slub A line
To purchase, or more sizing detail, email:
Coco Slub A line Coat
Above right: HC86 Khaki/Red size 16-20
Chest 118cm/46½" Length 80cm
Hip 135cm
HC61 size 10-14

Left: HD73 Khaki/ Jade size 8 - 12
Chest 112cm/44" Length 80cm
Hip 128cm

Below left: HD75 Red/ Purple size 10 - 14
Chest 108cm/42½" Length 79cm
Hip 128cm

Below right: HD77 Blue/gold size 10 - 14
Chest 108cm/42½" Length 79cm
Hip 128cm 

HD76 Blue/Gold size 16-20
HD72 Blue/Gold size 8-12
HD01 Blue/Gold size 14-18

Coco Slub A line: available made to measure.
Ready made $625
Knitting kit $235 

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Australian Sizing chest:
        8 Small 34"/86cm.         10 Med 36"/91cm.         12 Large 38"/96cm.
      14 XL 40"/101cm.           16 2X 42"/106cm.          18 3X 44"/111cm.
      20 4X 45½"/116cm.        22 5X 47½"/121cm.      24 6X 49½"/126cm.
      26 7 X 51½"/131cm.      
Made to Measure also available

Fit is a personal preference, a neat fit would have a chest ease of 4cm = your chest + 4cm; standard fit is about 6-8cm; loose + 12 to 15cm. The actual measurements per garment for chest, hip and body length are given. If you have a handknit in your wardrobe, check by measuring across the chest below the armhole.
Mitre Tally Ho Jacket

Quirky Jacket with single colour front with hemline detail and handmade buttons that tie into the Mitre colours on the back of the Jacket. Shaped into the waist.
Mitre Tally Ho Jacket

Four colours create the Mitre pattern on the back of the garment (above), whilst the fronts and sleeves are knitted in a single colour (right). Handmade square buttons pick up on the colours of the back of the Jacket.

This Jacket is shaped into the waist and is designed with very little ease into the chest so 1cm to 4cm larger than your chest size, also check hip measurement given per garment.

Ready Made $495
Knitting Kit $185

Colours not always true on screen
 free shade card recommended
Garments in Stock - Mitre Tally Ho Jacket
To purchase or more sizing detail email:
Mitre Tally Ho Jacket

Above: HE29 Stone Fleck/Grey/Clay size 8-10
Chest 92cm/36" Length 58cm
Waist 84cm Hip 92cm Centre front 62cm

Below: FZ63 Brick/Midnight/Wine size 8-10
Chest 102cm/40" Length 56cm
Waist 92cm Hip 102cm Centre front 60cm
Mitre Tally Ho Jacket: available made to measure.
Ready made $495 -  Knitting kit $185 
10% off ready made garments until 30th May 2020
Mitre Vee Capelet
Hand knitted in a combination of five to ten colours
Mitre Vee Capelet

Knitted in a combination of 5 to 10 colours. 

Ready Made
Knitting Kit $180

Colours not always true on screen - free shade card recommended
Mitre Vee Capelet

This Capelet style is a large Vee shape, worn with the  multi-coloured patterned panel to centre back, this piece sits over the shoulders without requiring buttons.
Worn with the patterned panel on the shoulder (left) wrapped creates the Poncho look or (above) model in grey belted. To wear wrapped or belted, take the patterned panel onto the shoulder making the fronts uneven, the longer side becomes the wrapped piece.

This is a one size garment, the different lengths per garment reflect the tension difference between 3 different knitters.
Garments in Stock - Mitre Vee Capelet
To purchase or more sizing detail email:
Mitre Vee Capelet

Left: HD96 Colour Currawong
Left front Tempest/ right Black
front length 86cm/ Back 80cm 

Below left: HC13 Colour Blue Jay
Fronts in Turkish Blue
front length 87cm/ Back 84cm

Below right: HD95 Colour Peahen
Left front Khaki/ right Aubergine
front length 75cm/ Back 70cm 


Free shade card available

Ready Made
Knitting Kit $180

Ready to Wear garments in stock - More designs and colours
Click to see more - below Coco Shawl Panel Cardigan and Coco Slub A line
Ready to Wear Cardi-Coats & Swingcoats - click image to see more
Byron A line, Fan & Cable Swingcoat, Times Cable Swingcoat.
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Check out Jane's new Knitting Classes for yarn and pattern orders
 If you'd like to discuss anything in this newsletter - or anything at all, please email Jane. Thanks for your support - Laura, Petra, Philippa and I look forward to seeing you in the knitting circle!

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