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If you don’t know how to knit, The Knitting Directory will show you how, with clear, large-scale diagrams and easy-to-follow steps. And with chapters on basic knit stitches, advanced work, adding decorative detail, and finishing garments like a professional, there’s plenty here for both experienced and inexperienced knitters. The book is planned around five clear sections:
  • Equipment and basic techniques—all the equipment and information you’ll...
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Overview

If you don’t know how to knit, The Knitting Directory will show you how, with clear, large-scale diagrams and easy-to-follow steps. And with chapters on basic knit stitches, advanced work, adding decorative detail, and finishing garments like a professional, there’s plenty here for both experienced and inexperienced knitters. The book is planned around five clear sections:
  • Equipment and basic techniques—all the equipment and information you’ll need to start knitting, together with instructions for basic knitting techniques.
  • Simple stitch library—clear instructions for the basic stitches that will be most useful for the beginner and the less experienced knitter.
  • Advanced work—this section includes some challenging stitches and stitch combinations for the keen knitter and offers some new ideas to try.
  • Creating your own designs and adding decorative details— shows you how to personalize your work by combining color and texture.
  • Finishing—how to press, finish, and make up your knitted pieces.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781435108103
  • Publisher: Sterling
  • Publication date: 1/25/2009
  • Series: Reference Directory Series
  • Edition description: Spiral
  • Pages: 208
  • Product dimensions: 8.72 (w) x 6.08 (h) x 0.82 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction 6
Equipment and Basic Techniques 9
Simple Stitch Library 49
Advanced Work 125
Creating Your Own Designs and Adding Decorative Details 151
Finishing 179
Abbreviations 202
Glossary 204
Further Reading 205
Index 206
Acknowledgments 208
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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 15, 2007

    What a great deal!

    This is a great book to keep in your knitting bag! It has clear instructions and a great stich directory. A must have for all knitters.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted May 9, 2009

    great information

    this book can be used for the very beginner or the expert. It has easy to follow information and easy to understand instructions.

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