How to Knit in the Woods

How to Knit in the Woods

2.2 4
by Shannon Okey
     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions

Wow your fellow campers and pick up new skills with these creative and easy-to-follow knitting projects.

Featuring 20 outdoor-friendly knitting projects, How to Knit in the Woods is every crafty person's indispensable guide to creativity in the open air. Full of advice on how to choose quick-drying yarns and other outdoor-friendly materials, and how to knit on

See more details below

Overview

Wow your fellow campers and pick up new skills with these creative and easy-to-follow knitting projects.

Featuring 20 outdoor-friendly knitting projects, How to Knit in the Woods is every crafty person's indispensable guide to creativity in the open air. Full of advice on how to choose quick-drying yarns and other outdoor-friendly materials, and how to knit on the go?—?this is not your mother's knitting book.

Projects range from easy to intermediate and include such gems as a waterproof cartigan, a campfire cushion (which doubles as pillow), marshmallow pot holders, cozy camp socks, and a woodsy washcloth outfitted with a built-in pocket for soap. Easy-to-follow, inspired patterns and a resource guide round out this kitschy yet modern craft guide.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781594853418
Publisher:
Mountaineers Books, The
Publication date:
04/15/2008
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
1,107,556
File size:
5 MB

Related Subjects

Meet the Author

Shannon Okey teaches knitting workshops all over the U.S., designs yarn for several companies, and is a columnist for knit.1. She authored the bestselling and award-winning Knitgrrl series (Watson-Guptill Publications), as well as Spin to Knit and Felt Tips (Interweave Press), Just Socks and Just Gifts (Potter Craft), AlterNation (North Light), and The Pillow Book (Chronicle Books). Okey contributes to Adorn, CRAFT, Yarn Market News, Cutting Edge, and other craft-focused periodicals. She has appeared on HGTV's Crafters Coast to Coast and DIY Network's Uncommon Threads and Knitty Gritty.

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >