The Essential Stitch Collection: Creative Guide to the 300 Stitches Every Knitter Really Needs to Know
  • The Essential Stitch Collection: Creative Guide to the 300 Stitches Every Knitter Really Needs to Know
  • The Essential Stitch Collection: Creative Guide to the 300 Stitches Every Knitter Really Needs to Know

The Essential Stitch Collection: Creative Guide to the 300 Stitches Every Knitter Really Needs to Know

by Lesley Stanfield, Melody Griffiths
     
 

Calling all knitters! Give up store patterns altogether with this all- inclusive, go-to guide to stitches. Written by knitting experts, this invaluable resource includes both classic and new beautifully photographed stitches. With an "Essential Techniques" chapter that contains row-by-row explanations for simple design, you'll also find advanced techniques and

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Overview

Calling all knitters! Give up store patterns altogether with this all- inclusive, go-to guide to stitches. Written by knitting experts, this invaluable resource includes both classic and new beautifully photographed stitches. With an "Essential Techniques" chapter that contains row-by-row explanations for simple design, you'll also find advanced techniques and stitches, including rarities such as entrelac, double-sided fabric, and mosaic effects. Stitches are organized into:

  • Knit And Purl Textures
  • Ribs
  • Twist Stitches
  • Cables
  • Lace
  • Bobbles and Bells
  • Color and Intarsia Designs
  • Unusual Techniques
As an added bonus, this book also contains a knitwear design directory where you will find suggestions for incorporating your favorite stitches into your own pieces.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781606520437
Publisher:
Reader's Digest Association, Incorporated, The
Publication date:
03/04/2010
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
7.70(w) x 9.80(h) x 0.90(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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