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Classic Elite Shawls, Wraps & Scarves: 20 Ideas * 3 Ways (Classic Elite Yarns)
From Classic Elite Yarns, one of the preeminent distributors of yarn in the US, comes an all-new collection of projects both stylish and practical. Each of the 20 stunning designs comes with three variations--shawl, wrap, and scarf--for a total of 60 lovely accessories that showcase a variety of stitches. And every one is created with Classic Elite's luxurious high-quality fibers, including cotton, wool, bamboo, angora, and cashmere, as well as beautiful blends.
Loom Knitting Primer: A Beginner's Guide to Knitting on a Loom, with over 30 Fun Projects
Knitting looms are flying off the shelves in craft stores because loom-knitting is such an easy craft to take up—it can be learned by both children and adults alike in just a few hours. If you have fond memories of spool knitting (a round wooden spool with a central hole surrounded by four small nails) when you were a child then you know how easy it was to create yards and yards of knitted tubes. Today‘s loom are just as easy and fun to use! Widely available in craft stores, looms come in a variety of shapes and sizes, some are circular, others rectangular, some tiny and some large. The size of the loom dictates the size of the knitted piece although you can easily join smaller panels together to make larger items. This book is designed as a hands on project resource as well as an essential reference for the growing band of loom knitters. Clear step by step illustrations throughout show how to cast-on, bind-off and knit a wide range of stitches on both round looms and knitting boards. Practice projects are provided for each technique, and there are more then 30 attractive patterns to get the crafter started. - the first book to provide patterns for an increasingly popular tool - comprehensive techniques and information provide the essential back-up manual to supplement the minimal instructions that come with the looms - over 30 quick and easy patterns for sweaters and accessories - written by an expert in the field An Alternate Selection of the Crafter’s Choice Book Club
Knitter's Handy Book of Top-Down Sweaters: Basic Designs in Multiple Sizes and Gauges
Fiber and yarn enthusiasts nationwide will celebrate Ann Budd’s latest addition to The Knitter’s Handy Book series. Answering to a growing interest in knitting sweaters from the top down and knitting seamless sweaters that require little finishing, this handy book offers instructions for knitting five basic sweater types: circular yoke, raglan, modified-drop shoulder, set-in sleeve, and saddle shoulder. Patterns are offered in multiple sizes and yarn gauges and for a broad age group. Following the basics for each of the five sweater types are three diverse patterns from top designers that illustrate some of the many ways that instructions can be used as springboards for creative expression, including color, texture, and shaping variations. Also included for intermediate to advanced knitters are personal design touches, detailed charts, clear instruction, and quick tips to expand knitting possibilities and maintain creative originality. A key reference for knitters of all skill levels, this is the new essential knitting resource on your bookshelf.
Cast On, Bind Off: 211 Ways to Begin and End Your Knitting
Now, in one extraordinary book, have at your fingertips more than 120 ways to cast on and more than 80 ways to bind off. This beautifully organized treasury is ideal for all skill levels. *Find each technique presented with step-by-step written instructions, clear how-to illustrations, and a photo of the finished edge *Learn the advantages and disadvantages of each method, including suggestions for when to use it *Discover workhorse and specialty cast ons and bind offs for colorwork, cuffs, ruffles, fringe, lace buttonholes, and more
Sock-Yarn Shawls: 15 Lacy Knitted Shawl Patterns
This title features 15 stunning patterns for lacy knitted shawls by popular knitwear designer Jen Lucas. Love sock-yarn, but run out of ideas for projects? Look no further! "Sock-Yarn Shawls" features patterns for 15 stunning shawls that are not only beautiful, but quick and easy to make too. With designs ranging from all-over lace motifs to garter stitch with lace edging, this volume features something for everyone!
Circular Knitting Workshop: Essential Techniques to Master Knitting in the Round
Circular knitting has many benefits, including making it easier to follow charts (with the right-side of the work always facing you) and eliminating the need for seams. And it's fun! In Circular Knitting Workshop, master teacher Margaret Radcliffe covers everything you need to know to master the art of circular knitting, presenting Fair Isle, twined, helix, tubular, and other classic techniques in detailed step-by-step photographic sequences. Thirty-five demonstration projects let you try out each technique on a mini sock, hat, bag, mitten, sweater, or vest before applying it to a larger project. Radcliffe even shows you how to easily convert patterns written for straight needles to circular.
400 Knitting Stitches: A Complete Dictionary of Essential Stitch Patterns
Whether you're a beginning knitter or advanced, whether your tastes range from simple knit-purl stitching to fancy Daisy or Moroccan screen, a dictionary of stitch patterns is indispensable! Young knitters, old knitters, hip knitters, traditional knitters: they all enjoy different styles. But every knitter from age 5 to 95 needs a good dictionary of stitches. 400 Knitting Stitches is a comprehensive guide that invites knitters to experiment with a variety of new stitch combinations. The book is conveniently divided into eight categories: knit-purl, crossed and cables, slipped, lacy,double, twisted, cast-off, and fancy stitches. Making a romantic lacy wrap or a classic cable sweater? Whatever your style, there's a stitch in here for you. Each of the 400-plus featured stitches is accompanied by easy-to-follow written and charted instructions,as well as a full-color photograph. A section on basic knitting information and techniques at the front of the book makes this volume even more invaluable. From advanced knitters experimenting with their own designs to beginners looking for clear instruction and explanation, 400 Knitting Stitches is an essential reference for knitters of all kinds.
Cast On, Bind Off: 54 Step-by-Step Methods; Find the perfect start and finish for every knitting project
Discover the perfect beginning and ending for every knitting project! This one-of-a-kind reference presents more than 50 ways to cast on and bind off, creating edges that are tighter, looser, stretchier, lacier, longer-lasting, prettier--whatever your project needs, you'll find it here. Detailed instructions for each technique are combined with step-by-step photography so that nothing is left to chance. At-a-glance charts identify the best cast on or bind off for various types of knitting, as well as cast on/bind off pairs that work well together. This indispensable guide will ensure that all of your knitting projects are polished and pleasing, from start to finish!
The Knitting Answer Book (Paperback)
Discusses subjects ranging from needle sizes and yarn weights to curling edges, chart reading, tight ribbing, and dropped stitches, in a question-and-answer format.
10 Secrets of the LaidBack Knitters: A Guide to Holistic Knitting, Yarn, and Life
Vicki Stiefel, Lisa Souza,Paperback, English-language edition,Pub by St. Martin's Press on 05-10-2011
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201 Knitting Motifs, Blocks, Projects & Ideas (Paperback)
201 Knitting Motifs, Blocks, Projects & Ideas (Paperback)