The Complete Idiot's Guide to Knitting and Crocheting Illustrated, 3E by Barbara Breiter, Gail Diven |, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Knitting and Crocheting Illustrated, 3E

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Knitting and Crocheting Illustrated, 3E

by Barbara Breiter, Gail Diven
     
 

A best-selling guide that gets readers hooked!

Now with gorgeous color photos!

“The knowledge you will gain from reading and using this book will bring you great satisfaction.”—Nancy J. Thomas, editorial director of Lion Brand Yarn Company; co- author of Vogue Knitting: The Ultimate Knitting Book;

Overview

A best-selling guide that gets readers hooked!

Now with gorgeous color photos!

“The knowledge you will gain from reading and using this book will bring you great satisfaction.”—Nancy J. Thomas, editorial director of Lion Brand Yarn Company; co- author of Vogue Knitting: The Ultimate Knitting Book; and former editor of Knitter's Magazine, Vogue Knitting, and Family Circle Easy Knitting

Updated and completely revised, this guide has been a bestseller ever since its first publication. Plus, it's the only book to include knitting and crocheting, with both comprehensive instructions and exciting patterns. Readers will get:
• A 32-page, full-color section featuring finished projects
• Goof-proof instructions to get them knitting and crocheting in no time
• Expert advice on how to correct common knitting gaffes
• Terrific tips that will help them decipher knitting and crocheting patterns
• Easy ways to check their gauge—and what to do when it doesn't match the pattern

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781592574919
Publisher:
Alpha Books
Publication date:
09/05/2006
Series:
Complete Idiot's Guide Series
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
7.97(w) x 10.04(h) x 0.57(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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Meet the Author

Barbara Breiter is the knitting guide at about.com and the owner of Knit A Bit, the first and only Internet site where you can purchase and then download patterns immediately. Barbara is a self-taught knitter for 20 years who also crochets and does needlepoint. She began designing soon after she learned to knit and has designed nearly 200 sweaters, Afghans, and other projects.

Gail Diven is a freelance needle arts designer specializing in knitting, crochet, and fabric designs. Previously, she served as knitting editor for Vogue Butterick Company.

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