Finishing School: A Master Class for Knitters

Finishing School: A Master Class for Knitters

by Deborah Newton
     
 

Deborah Newton guides knitters through blocking, seaming and edging techniques with ease in Finishing School: A Master Class for Knitters, her latest book for Vogue Knitting. Even many experienced knitters are filled with dread at the idea of finishing, some abandoning projects before they have achieved a beautiful, wearable garment.

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Overview

Deborah Newton guides knitters through blocking, seaming and edging techniques with ease in Finishing School: A Master Class for Knitters, her latest book for Vogue Knitting. Even many experienced knitters are filled with dread at the idea of finishing, some abandoning projects before they have achieved a beautiful, wearable garment. Newton’s master class shows knitters that “finishing” doesn’t have to be a bad word as she patiently takes her student-readers step-by-step through the ins and outs of finishing, giving them the confidence and skills to create professional-looking knitwear.

In addition to Deborah's expert instructions, the book includes patterns for 12 sweaters, jackets, and scarves, that can be adapted to experienced knitters’ own designs.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781936096190
Publisher:
Sixth&Spring
Publication date:
10/04/2011
Pages:
164
Sales rank:
213,287
Product dimensions:
11.00(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.40(d)

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Meet the Author

Deborah Newton has been a knitwear designer for more than 25 years, and her designs have appeared in numerous publications including Vogue Knitting, Threads, Knitter's Magazine, and McCalls. She also teaches around the country, most recently for Vogue Knitting's annual VK Live Event in New York City. Her first book, the bestselling Designing Knitwear, has been in print for more than 15 years.

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