Create stunning handmade blankets, pillows, throws, clothes, accessories, and even adorable stuffed toys! Learn the basics of knitting, including how to read knitting charts, as well as complex techniques and special effects to add that certain flair to your projects. Filled with inspiring photographs of stitching and finished projects and packed with clear, step-by-step illustrations paired with directions, The Encyclopedia of Knitting will have you itching to try your hand at new stitches and projects and even creating your own original designs and color schemes!
Format: Hardcover Number of Pages: 160 Vendor: Running Press Book Publishers Publication Date: 2000
ISBN: 0762408057 ISBN-13: 9780762408054 Availability: In Stock
Once considered a quaint throwback to simpler times, the time-honored craft of knitting has seen a tremendous renewal lately. These days all the hippest folks are knitting their own scarves, sweaters, hats-even socks! With clear step-by-step instructions and an alphabetical format for easy reference, The Encyclopedia of Knitting Techniques will have you working your way to the cutting edge quick as you can say "knit 1, purl 2".