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The knowledgeable knitter

Author: Margaret Radcliffe
Publisher: North Adams, MA : Storey Publishing, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Demystifies and explains the "why" behind every knitting technique, from modifying necklines to fixing dropped stitches and creating sleek edges and seams. The author covers everything from how to  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Patterns
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Radcliffe
ISBN: 9781612120409 1612120407 9781612124148 1612124143
OCLC Number: 893320359
Notes: Includes index.
Description: pages cm
Contents: Machine generated contents note: ch. One First Choices: Pattern, Yarn, and Needles --
What Makes a Well-Written Pattern? --
Understanding and Evaluating Schematics --
Choosing the Right Size --
How to Take Body Measurements --
Finding a Yarn to Suit Your Pattern/Finding a Pattern to Suit Your Yarn --
Choosing Needles --
Matching Gauge --
There's More to Swatching Than Matching the Gauge --
ch. Two Second Thoughts: Planning the Project --
Order of Construction --
Cast Ons --
Centering Pattern Stitches --
Planning Ahead for Perfect Finishing --
ch. Three Third Time Lucky: Modifying Your Pattern --
Changing Color or Stitch Pattern --
Adding Embellishments --
Changing the Borders --
Changing Direction: Top Down versus Bottom Up --
Converting Flat to Circular --
The Whys and Hows of Steeks --
Converting Circular Garment Instructions to Flat --
ch. Four Forethought: Shaping and Fitting --
Shaping Your Knitting --
Fitting Your Garment --
ch. Five Work in Progress. Contents note continued: Understanding Knitting Instructions --
Reality Checks --
Disguising the Jog --
Binding Off and Casting On in the Middle --
Bottom Borders on a Top-Down Sweater --
Binding Off at the End --
What Comes Next? --
ch. Six Evaluation and Adjustments --
Honest Assessments, Practical Solutions --
Fixing Mistakes --
Variations in Dye Lot, Color, and Yarn Quality --
Size and Fit Adjustments --
Cutting Your Knitting --
ch. Seven Putting It All Together --
Best Finishing Practices --
Blocking Knitted Pieces --
Dealing with Ends --
Joining the Pieces --
ch. Eight Borders, Bindings, and Embellishments --
Neck, Armhole, and Front Borders --
Bindings and Facings to Enclose Edges --
The Zipper Controversy --
Collars for a Dressier Look --
Practical and Decorative Pockets --
Knitted Embellishments --
Blocking the Finished Garment --
Caring for Your Finished Handknits --
Storing Handknit Garments --
The Elusive Pursuit of Perfection.
Responsibility: by Margaret Radcliffe.

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