Knitting and Crocheting (Barnes & Noble Basics Series)

Knitting and Crocheting (Barnes & Noble Basics Series)

by Nancy J. Thomas
     
 
So you want to learn to knit and crochet? You're in good company! Everyone is doing it. And it's a lot easier than it looks—not to mention fun and relaxing, too.

With a little help from Barnes & Noble Basics Knitting and Crocheting, you'll soon be turning out your own sweaters, scarves, and more. Inside, directions for all the basic stitches are

Overview

So you want to learn to knit and crochet? You're in good company! Everyone is doing it. And it's a lot easier than it looks—not to mention fun and relaxing, too.

With a little help from Barnes & Noble Basics Knitting and Crocheting, you'll soon be turning out your own sweaters, scarves, and more. Inside, directions for all the basic stitches are paired with step-by-step illustrations.

Learn how to pick the right yarn and needles for your project, and practice your new skills on the 20 quick and easy projects included here. You'll also learn how to:

  • Knit and crochet with more than one color of yarn
  • Add and subtract stitches to shape your piece
  • Fix common mistakes like dropped stitches
  • Seam and block finished projects
  • Make fancy stitches like popcorns and bobbles
  • Get crafty with crocheted granny squares
  • And much, much more!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780760748923
Publisher:
Silver Lining
Publication date:
04/13/2004
Series:
Barnes & Noble Basics Series
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
7.44(w) x 9.18(h) x 0.47(d)

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