Knitting - The Complete Guide

Knitting - The Complete Guide

by Jane Davis
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Knitting - The Complete Guide by Jane Davis

Some books are nice additions to a library, and others are cornerstone selections. This book is one of those foundational references you can rely on for years to come.

From its easy-to-use format, to the collection of 200 pattern stitches, this book is a quick and easy guide to all things knitting. The techniques and insight you glean from Knitting - The Complete Guide can be applied to any project, such as the socks, gloves, hat and sweater projects featured inside.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781440221231
Publisher: F+W Media
Publication date: 07/03/2008
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 248
Sales rank: 746,633
File size: 38 MB
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Table of Contents


Introduction     6
The Basics     8
Yarn Fibers     9
Yarn Textures     13
Yarn Colors     17
Tools and Terms     20
How to Knit     29
Knitting Details     35
Embellishment Techniques     47
Using Charts     73
Tips For Success     76
Stitch Patterns     77
Knit and Purl     78
Ribbing     96
Cables     108
Embroidery     120
Smocking     124
Dimensional     130
Eyelets     148
Lace     156
Knitting With Beads     169
Colorwork     176
Embellishment Techniques     181
Basic Projects     184
Shawls and Scarves     186
Triangle Shawl     188
Lace Sampler Shawl     192
Hats     194
Basic Rolled Edge Hat     198
Rib Variation in Variegated Blues     200
Cable Variation Worked Flat     204
Easy Dropped Shoulder Sweaters     206
Basic Rolled Edge     208
Stripes Variation     212
Sweaters with Classic Shaping     218
Basic Set-in Sleeve Sweater     220
Sampler Textured Variation     224
Gloves     228
Basic Worsted     232
Fingering Weight     234
Socks     236
Basic Socks in DK Weight Yarn     240
Basic Socks in Sock Weight Yarn     242
Lace Variation     244
Cabled Variation     245
Glossary     246
Index     251
Supply Sources     254
About the Author     255

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I love to knit it is so fun i hope you try it!