Lark. Debbie bliss is one of the world's most respected knitwear designers, authors, and teachers—and The Knitter's Book of Knowledge is the distillation of her decades of experience into a single, indispensable reference. With information on everything from needles and yarns to tensioning and casting on, from basic stitches to buttonholes and beading, from cabling and entrelac to finishing embellishments, it's the ultimate guide for beginners and experienced knitters alike.
750 Knitting Stitches: The Ultimate Knit Stitch Bible
This really will be the only stitch guide and reference title needed on any knitter's bookshelves. The comprehensive pattern library includes 750 knitting stitches, basic and complex cables, Fair Isles and intarsia designs, including knit and purl patterns, from simple to ornate, and rib and edging patterns.
St martin s Griffin. You get all the information needed to get started, read patterns, increase and decrease, how to check gauge, including how to choose yarn and needles, work basic stitches, join pieces and finish projects and care for your knitted items.750 knitting stitches is both a stitch guide and a how-to knit primer, all in one volume.
Each is fully explained with instructions and accompanied by a full-color photo of a sample knitted swatch. All swatches are worked in updated yarns, beautifully photographed and accompanied by easy-to-follow instructions. Based on the harmony guides, which have been a longstanding and valued reference for handcrafters for more than thirty years, with over half a million worldwide sales, this edition is updated with eye-catching photography and innovative new stitches, but also never forgetting the heritage of the guides.
With 750 knitting stiches you can knit, purl, cable and yarn over your way through 750 stitches to create any number of beautiful pieces.
Vogue® Knitting The Ultimate Knitting Book: Completely Revised & Updated
From beginners needing to learn the very basics to seasoned knitters wanting a refresher on a complex technique, every knitter will cherish this guide for years to come. The second edition, released in 2002, further cemented its place as the most trusted knitting resource. With updated, revised, 65 additional pages, 600 photos and hand-drawn step-by-step illustrations, and fresh material throughout, and more than 1, Vogue Knitting The Ultimate Knitting Book is surprisingly easy to navigate with thorough indexing and footnote cross-referencing.
Comprehensive chapters cover lace and cabling, correcting errors, finishing, and provide even more Information than before on knitters' tools, embellishing, and garment care to give you a masterly understanding of every stage of knitting. Lots of great projects packed into one little book. It features an expanded library of cast-ons, increases, entrelac, and mosaic knitting; and design and construction chapters that go beyond just sweaters to encompass dozens of options for hats, mittens, gloves, and bind-offs; in-depth sections on newly favorite techniques such as brioche, decreases, socks, double knitting, and more than 25 shawl shapes.
St martin s Griffin. An essential addition to the knitter's bookshelf. Library journal starred reviewthe ultimate knitting reference, from the world’s most recognized knitting magazine, gets a thorough update—including 1, 600 color images and brand-new sections with techniques and designs! First published in 1989, Vogue Knitting The Ultimate Knitting Book instantly became a beloved resource for knitters.
The past 15 years have seen many exciting advances in knitting, and this update encompasses them all.
Cast On, Bind Off: 54 Step-by-Step Methods; Find the perfect start and finish for every knitting project
Lots of great projects packed into one little book. No matter what you’re knitting, Leslie Ann Bestor has the cast on and bind off that will give your project the perfect edge. St martin s Griffin. Discover the perfect beginning and ending for every knitting project! Detailed instructions for each technique are combined with step-by-step photography to help you create edges that are tighter, looser, stretchier, or lacier.
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The Knitting Answer Book, 2nd Edition: Solutions to Every Problem You’ll Ever Face; Answers to Every Question You’ll Ever Ask
Lots of great projects packed into one little book. Storey publishing-The Knit Answer Book 2nd Edition. You’ll find a wide assortment of cast ons and bind offs, tips for knitting in the round, techniques for beading and knitting backwards, and strategies for measuring tricky fabrics. St martin s Griffin.
Whether you’re a beginner venturing out into the wide world of yarn crafts or a more experienced knitter struggling through complex needlework challenges, The Knitting Answer Book has a solution for every knitting problem you’ll encounter. Storey publishing-Cast On; Bind Off. With expert answers to scores of new knitting questions, Margaret Radcliffe’s classic guide is better than ever.
Japanese Knitting Stitch Bible: 260 Exquisite Patterns by Hitomi Shida
Instructions and diagrams for a series of small projects offer practice working with large patterns, lacy patterns, pattern arrangement and round yokes among other things. Lots of great projects packed into one little book. In the japanese knitting Stitch Bible knitting guru Hitomi Shida shares some of her favorite needlework patterns.
St martin s Griffin. Explore a new world of knitting with exquisitely detailed stitch patterns and techniques from Japan. This is the perfect book for the experienced knitter who is looking for new stitches that yield spectacular results! This Japanese knitting book features a wide range of rewarding and intricate stitches including: cables popcorn stitches twisted stitches edgings and many more…A set of detailed, step-by-step diagrams show you how to execute all the basic stitches.
The knitting projects include: a classic hat made using large patterns an elegant scarf in lacy patterns The ever-popular fingerless mittens Thick socks that can be made using various patterns A feminine collar using round stitching And much more! This Japanese stitch dictionary represents a whole new adventure for knitters and is sure to become a valued reference for experienced knitters.
Storey publishing-Cast On; Bind Off. Shida's strikingly original designs and variations on every imaginable classic stitch result in intricate patterns that form the basis for beautiful and unique knitted fashions. Storey publishing-The Knit Answer Book 2nd Edition.
Increase, Decrease: 99 Step-by-Step Methods; Find the Perfect Technique for Shaping Every Knitting Project
Made in USA. Story Publishing. Storey publishing-The Knit Answer Book 2nd Edition. Softcover 256 Pages. From working shaped lace to adjusting necklines, you’ll soon have a go-to strategy for successfully tackling knitting challenges of all shapes and sizes. St martin s Griffin. Storey publishing-Cast On; Bind Off.
. Approachable and insightful, Judith Durant provides clear instructions and step-by-step photographs that showcase swatches for each technique. Lots of great projects packed into one little book. Explore a new world of knitting with exquisitely detailed stitch patterns and techniques from Japan. The secret to knitting great-fitting hats and shaping elegant sleeves lies in using the right increase or decrease techniques.
The Principles of Knitting
Softcover 256 Pages. Storey publishing-Cast On; Bind Off. Story Publishing. The principles of knitting has been totally rewritten—new instructions, new illustrations, and new information. This is the definitive book on knitting techniques, with valuable information for everyone from beginners to experienced knitters.
St martin s Griffin. June hiatt presents not only a thorough, thoughtful approach to the craft, but also a passion for carrying on the art of knitting to future generations. Lots of great projects packed into one little book. Storey publishing-The Knit Answer Book 2nd Edition. Now featuring new instructions, new illustrations, and new information, the principles of Knitting—beloved by knitters everywhere and one of the most requested out-of-print books for years—finally gets the revision that fans have been clamoring for!A treasured guide beloved by knitters everywhere, the classic book The Principles of Knitting is finally available again in a fully revised and updated edition.
Reading the principles of knitting is like having a knitting mentor by your side who can answer any knitting question you have in an honest, intelligent, informed manner. In addition, the book has been reorganized to make it easier to use and has a gorgeous new design. Made in USA. She has repeatedly tested the various techniques and presents them with clear, easy-to-follow instructions—as well as an explanation of what each one can contribute to your knitting.
Explore a new world of knitting with exquisitely detailed stitch patterns and techniques from Japan.
Cable Left, Cable Right: 94 Knitted Cables
Storey publishing-Cast On; Bind Off. Close-up photos and clear instructions teach you the techniques you need, diamonds, including design options like braids, and pretzels so you can make your cables truly one-of-a-kind. Storey publishing-Cable Left Cable Right. Lots of great projects packed into one little book.
Made in USA. Storey publishing-The Knit Answer Book 2nd Edition. Knitted cables, with their three-dimensional twists and turns, are a common element in lots of patterns — but most patterns don’t include directions for executing them. Cable left, in-depth instructions for creating 94 different styles of cable, Cable Right, by expert knitter Judith Durant, eliminates the mystery with detailed, from perfectly plain to fantastically fancy.
Story Publishing. Softcover 256 Pages. Explore a new world of knitting with exquisitely detailed stitch patterns and techniques from Japan. St martin s Griffin. This book is the perfect companion to any knitting pattern featuring cables, beautiful, giving you the information and skills to make polished, and unique cables for any project.
Knitting Without Tears: Basic Techniques and Easy-to-Follow Directions for Garments to Fit All Sizes
Storey publishing-The Knit Answer Book 2nd Edition. As the lady herself once put it, “properly practiced, knitting soothes the troubled spirit, and it doesn't hurt the untroubled spirit either. St martin s Griffin. In knitting without tears, you’ll find elegant designs for: color-pattern norwegian ski sweaters Seamless patterned-yoke sweaters Hooded garter-stitch jackets for babies Watch caps, mittens, socks, slippers, and more! This classic and influential book is poised to inspire a whole new generation of knitters who have yet to discover the joys and comforts of knitting.
Made in USA. Story Publishing. Softcover 256 Pages. Lots of great projects packed into one little book. Fireside Books. Touchstone Books. Explore a new world of knitting with exquisitely detailed stitch patterns and techniques from Japan. From elizabeth zimmermann, who “revolutionized the art of knitting” New York Times, the classic knitting bible that removes the frustration and puts the fun back into knitting with easy-to-follow instructions and timeless designs.
Do you love to knit—and hate to purl? have you ever started a sweater without enough yarn from the same dye lot to finish it? When you cast on, do you end up with a tail of yarn that’s maddeningly too long or too short? Elizabeth Zimmermann comes to the rescue with clever solutions to frustrating problems and step-by-step instructions for brilliant, timeless designs.
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250 Japanese Knitting Stitches: The Original Pattern Bible by Hitomi Shida
Lots of great projects packed into one little book. Filled with 250 distinctive and inventive patterns—with a stitch diagram and photo for each pattern—this highly anticipated book is destined to be on every knitter's bookshelf. Softcover 256 Pages. 250 japanese knitting stitches was hitomi Shida's first effort and, like its successor, is filled with her highly original and beautiful designs and variations on knitting classics.
Fireside Books. Roehm guides knitters through the particulars of the patterns and explains how to execute the stitches. St martin s Griffin. 250 japanese knitting stitches contains the original collection of knitting stitches first published by Hitomi Shida in 1996. Made in USA. Storey publishing-Cast On; Bind Off.
Copies of the original japanese edition have been jealously coveted by knitters around the world, and now Tuttle Publishing brings you this classic in English for the first time! Hitomi Shida's previous work, the Japanese Knitting Stitch Bible was released by Tuttle in October 2017 and has already been purchased and tested by thousands of avid knitters who are thrilled to discover a treasure trove of elegant and intricate new patterns.
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