Skein for Skein: 16 Knitted Projects

Skein for Skein: 16 Knitted Projects

by Cheryl Potter, Donna Druchunas, Celeste Pinheiro, JoAnne Turcotte
     
 

Join four well-known knitwear designers as they guide you through successfully substituting same-weight yarns using examples from a range of yarn producers. Learn why "skein for skein," yarn is not always the same.

* Learn the ins and outs of yarn substitution and discover how style, texture, and fiber content affect results
* Explore fingering,…  See more details below

Overview

Join four well-known knitwear designers as they guide you through successfully substituting same-weight yarns using examples from a range of yarn producers. Learn why "skein for skein," yarn is not always the same.

* Learn the ins and outs of yarn substitution and discover how style, texture, and fiber content affect results
* Explore fingering, double-knitting, worsted-weight, and bulky-weight yarns

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781564778574
Publisher:
Martingale & Company
Publication date:
08/11/2008
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.30(d)

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Meet the Author

Donna Druchunas is a knitwear designer and freelance writer. Her designs have appeared in Family Circle Easy Knitting, Knitter's, and Interweave Knits magazines.

Celeste Pinheiro is a knitwear designer whose work has appeared in Knitter's Magazine, Creative Knitting, Interweave Knits, and Family Circle Easy Knitting.

Cheryl Potter, the owner of a hand-painted yarn company called Cherry Tree Hill, has published patterns in Vogue Knitting and Knitter's Magazine, among others.

JoAnne Turcotte is a prolific knitwear designer who is adept at creating simple garments that show off a yarn's best features.

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