Find a copy in the library
Finding libraries that hold this item...
|All Authors / Contributors:||
|Description:||192 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 28 cm|
|Contents:||Introduction: The basics: yarns; equipment; casting on; holding yarn; knit and purl; casting off; Get knitting!: selecting a pattern; tension; correcting mistakes; selvedges; increases and decreases; picking up stitches; buttonholes; blocking and pressing; seams; Special textures: twists and cables; bobbles and knots; elongated stitches; loops; Knitting in rounds: circular needles; double pointed needles; medallions; shaping a gusset; turning a heel; Colourwork and embellishments: stripes; slipstitch patterns; intarsia; fairisle; following a chart; cords; trimmings; beads and sequins; crochet; embroidery; Advanced techniques: invisible cast-on; special cast/bind-off; grafting; hems; facings; waistbands; pockets; fastenings THE PROJECTS: Beautiful for baby: newborn blanket; snuggle cardigan; baby slippers; cosy hat and mittens; Cute for kids: rugged hoodie; heart sweater; winter scarf and mittens; tassel hat; Gorgeous for grown-ups: slouchy sweater; perfect pullover; toasty tweed gloves; head-turning hat and scarf; chunky socks Accessories for everyone: box tote bag; squishy cushion; fab felted bag; big blanket; bunny rabbit; STITCH GALLERY: tactile textures; lace patterns; cables and bobbles; mixed patterns; medallions; colourwork; jacquard patterns; fair isle patterns; edgings; ribbon patterns;|