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Stylish Knits For Dogs: 30 Projects To Knit In A Weekend
Stylish Knits For Dogs
30 Projects To Knit In A Weekend
Paperback      ISBN: 1592532144
Women-and men-of all ages are learning how to knit. Knitters, especially the new ones, enjoy easy-to-make projects that can be completed in a short time. Pets are equally popular in our modern society. Pet owners who often indulge their animals with special treats and accessories will like these easy and quick-to-make designer-quality dog sweaters. These projects can be completed in a weekend, an evening, while watching television, or during an airport layover. They are simple enough to be a first knitting project for a beginning knitter. Design variations and embellishments add the personal touch, and can make each design a more challenging project for an experience knitter. Additionally, the small size of the projects in this book makes them ideal to tuck into a purse or tote bag, so that they can be worked on at odd moments during the day when the knitter finds a few free moments.
Animal Knits : 26 Fun Handknits For Children and Toddlers
Animal Knits : 26 Fun Handknits For Children and Toddlers
Hardcover      ISBN: 1570761914
Bag Style: 20 Inspirational Handbags, Totes, and Carry-Alls to Knit and Crochet
Bag Style
20 Inspirational Handbags, Totes, and Carry-Alls to Knit and Crochet
Paperback      ISBN: 1596680431
Presents instructions for creating twenty different types of knitted bags.
Picture Perfect Knits: Step-by-Step Intarsia With More Than 75 Inspiring Patterns
Picture Perfect Knits
Step-by-Step Intarsia With More Than 75 Inspiring Patterns
Paperback      ISBN: 081186068x
Just what the heck is intarsia anyway? One of the most overlooked knitting techniques, intarsia allows knitters to add graphics think argyle diamonds or mod motifs to their knits. There's no tricky double stranding and knitters can incorporate intarsia into almost any project be it a cozy blanket or tiny mittens. This handy guide includes instructions to make 12 projects plus more than 50 intarsia graphs that can be used to customize almost any knit. Clear instructions, helpful illustrations, and finished project photos make it simple to learn the basics. There are even some blank charts so knitters can invent their own patterns. It's easy. It's fun. And the results are totally picture perfect! Special guest designers include: Lena Corwin, Jenny Hart of Sublime Stitching, Sarah Neuberger of Small Object, Shannon Okey of Knitgrrl, Denyse Schmidt, and more!
Vogue Knitting: The Ultimate Knitting Book
Vogue Knitting
The Ultimate Knitting Book
Hardcover      ISBN: 039457186x
Briefly traces the history of knitting, discusses yarns, tools, and basic techniques, and tells how to design, make, finish, and care for knitware
Scarf Style: Innovative to Traditional, 31 Inspirational Styles to Knit and Crochet
Scarf Style
Innovative to Traditional, 31 Inspirational Styles to Knit and Crochet
Paperback      ISBN: 1931499543
This collection of 31 elegant and ingenious scarf designs tap the expertise of more than 25 knitwear designers who offer new ways to think about this most basic of garments. Designs by Kathryn Alexander, Debbie Bliss, Nancy Bush, Lily Chin, Nicky Epstein, Sasha Kagan, Sally Melville, and Kristin Nicholas are included, representing a varied exploration of techniques that provide innovative ways to think about knitting and crochet. Sections on knitting and crochet basics, making a scarf without a pattern, and a designer's notebook with templates for basic scarves and suggestions for design variations are provided.
Vintage Fashion Knitwear: Collecting and Wearing Designer Classics
Vintage Fashion Knitwear
Collecting and Wearing Designer Classics
Hardcover      ISBN: 1600597130
This stunning coffee-table book celebrates 100 years of couture knitwear, and the iconic designs that defined each decade. Sumptuous and fascinating, Vintage Knitwear encompasses everything from the introduction of fashion hand-knitting at the start of the 20th century to the most up-to-date technical innovations. For each era, there's an overview of the most noteworthy designers, and coverage of important themes such as knit structure, fiber, silhouette, garment construction, pattern, and color. Gorgeous photographs showcase rare pieces from museums and private collectors. And lovers of all things vintage will even find a shopping guide!
Odd Ball Knitting: Creative Ideas For Leftover Yarn
Odd Ball Knitting
Creative Ideas For Leftover Yarn
Paperback      ISBN: 140005351x
The author of Simple Knits for Sophisticated Living presents detailed, step-by-step instructions and diagrams for thirty creative projects--including holiday ornaments, baby socks, and a poncho--designed to make use of yarn remnants. Original. 15,000 first printing.
Knitting Knee-Highs: Sock Styles from Classic to Contemporary
Knitting Knee-Highs
Sock Styles from Classic to Contemporary
Paperback      ISBN: 1440213690
If you love knee-high socks, you know there are never enough knee-high patterns to keep your needles going. Learn to make custom-knit knee-highs, as well as instructions for converting sock patterns to make knee-highs.
Not Just Socks For Kids
Not Just Socks For Kids
Paperback      ISBN: 1893063208
Part of a popular self-striping sock yarn series, this book explores the possibilities of using colorful Lana Grossa sock yarn for children's clothes that are both fun to knit and practical to wear.