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Sock knitting master class : innovative techniques + patterns from top designers

Author: Ann Budd
Publisher: Loveland, Colo. : Interweave, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Work from the ground up with knitwear design: create your own socks! Sock Knitting Master Class showcases methods for designing and knitting creative socks, featuring signature elements and techniques from 16 top designers. You'll learn what makes good sock design, and then dive into knitting 18 spectacular, brand-new patterns featuring the widest variety of techniques. With patterns divided into two sections by
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Genre/Form: Patterns
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ann Budd
ISBN: 9781596683129 1596683120
OCLC Number: 654312337
Description: 183 p. : col. ill.; 23 cm. + 1 videodisc (DVD ; 4 3/4 in.)
Contents: Mastering good sock design. Fit --
Comfort --
Yarn and gauge --
Needle choice --
Heels --
Toes --
Aesthetics --
Projects. Top down construction --
Top-down cast-ons --
Top-down cast-offs --
Asymmetrical cables (Cookie A) --
French market socks (Nancy Bush) --
Almondine (Anne Hanson) --
Happy-go-lucky boot socks (Véronik Avery) --
Thigh-high stripes (Deborah Newton) --
Rose ribs (Evelyn A. Clark) --
Twisted-stitch stockings (Meg Swansen) --
Knot socks (Nancy Bush) --
Mock cables and lace (Ann Budd) --
Slip-n-slide socks (Chrissy Gardiner) --
Toe-up construction --
Toe-up cast-ons --
Toe-up-bind offs --
Up-down entrelac (Kathryn Alexander) --
Bulgarian blooms (Priscilla Gibson-Roberts) --
Stealth Argyles (Eunny Jang) --Terpander (Melissa Morgan-Oakes) --
Half-stranded socks (Anna Zilboorg) --
Pussy willow stockings (Cat Bordhi) --
Toe-up travelers (Ann Budd).
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With patterns divided into two sections by top-down and toe-up construction, Sock Knitting Master Class explores techniques, such as cables, twisted stitches, lace, stranded colorwork, entrelac,  Read more...

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Finalist in the About.com Reader's Choice Awards for Best Knitting Book of 2011. "Budd's latest book is a trove of expertise, with patterns from 15 of the craftiest sockistas around, no surnames Read more...

 
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