Weekend Hats: 25 Knitted Caps, Berets, Cloches, and More

Weekend Hats: 25 Knitted Caps, Berets, Cloches, and More

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Weekend Hats: 25 Knitted Caps, Berets, Cloches, and More by Cecily Glowik MacDonald, Melissa LaBarre

Take this convenient ebook anywhere and embrace the hottest head-turning fashion accessory: the knitted hat.

The clever designs of Weekend Hats will have enthusiastic knitters everywhere rejoicing in year-round hat style. Cecily Glowik MacDonald and Melissa LaBarre have brought you the best in-designer knit hat patterns all in one beautiful and fun-loving collection. Included are 25 clever variations on caps, berets, beanies, cloches, hats, toques, tams, and snoods ranging from feminine to sporty. This collection of unique designs makes knitting a picture-perfect hat easy-to-do, offering the best in contemporary style and customized techniques. Inside you'll find twenty-five contemporary hat patterns from authors Cecily Glowik MacDonald and Melissa LaBarre as well as top-notch designers including Jared Flood, Connie Chang Chinchio, Kate Gagnon Osborn, Courtney Kelley, Kristen TenDyke, Cirila Rose, and more. Expert advice appropriate for a variety of skill levels with special attention paid to exploring cables, lace, color, and texture.Tips and tricks on how to maximize the use of specialty yarns and accessories to add a little panache to your designs. All the designs in Weekend Hats are ideal projects for travel, gifts, or sneaking in between larger knit projects. With the guidance of this expert knitting team, you'll learn everything you need to know to master both the styling and technical aspects of creating distinctive knitted hats.

Whether you're interested in comfort, style, or just knitting enjoyment and endless ideas, Weekend Hats is your all-in-one resource for creating want-to-wear knitted caps.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781620331682
Publisher: F+W Media
Publication date: 12/11/2012
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 128
Sales rank: 1,083,173
File size: 13 MB
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About the Author

Cecily Glowik MacDonald and Melissa LaBarre are well-established independent knitwear designers and the authors of New England Knits.Cecily Glowik MacDonald's designs have been featured in Interweave's Knitting Green, Knitted Gifts, Color Style, Simple Style, and Classic Elite Yarns Collections. Cecily has also designed for Interweave Knits, Knitscene, Knit.1, Knit Simple, Vogue Knitting, Cast On, Creative Knitting, as well as her blog cecilyam.wordpress.com.Melissa LaBarre's designs have been featured in Vogue Knitting, Knit.1, and Twist Collective, as well as design collections for Quince and Co, St-Denis, Fibre Co, and Madelinetosh. She blogs about knitting at knittingschooldropout.com.

Table of Contents

IntroductionPatternsTopiary by Jennifer LangSemolina by Carrie Bostick HogeLea by Cecily Glowik MacDonaldWelted by Melissa LaBarreRipple by Melissa WherleOgee by Kirsten KapurEverdeen by Tanis GraySolitaire by Natalie LarsonGreenery by Melissa LaBarreTrellis by Courtney KelleyGlashutte by Kate Gagnon OsbornLayered by Laura IrwinFlyer by Cecily Glowik MacDonaldUnion by Connie Chang ChinchioBrier by Cecily Glowik MacDonaldWanderer by Jared FloodDrift by Jocelyn TunneyChroma by Mary Jane MucklestonePlait by Anne Kuo LukitoAnnex by Cirilia RoseHued by Gudrun JohnstonShore by Kristen TenDykeRuche by Susan AndersonPebbled by Elisabeth ParkerLeaves by Melissa LaBarreGlossaryContributors

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Weekend Hats: 25 Knitted Caps, Berets, Cloches, and More 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Needed some good hat patterns for my cousin who had cancer. This book has some good ones
Anonymous More than 1 year ago