Quickknits for Babies And Toddlers
Paperback ISBN: 1933308095
With more than 20 charming creations for youngsters from birth to three, this playful collection of knitwear for stylish little ones will get knitters' needles clicking. Designs are aimed at knitters of all levels, and the book includes an introductory section so that even a first-time knitter can make one of the adorable ensembles. The projects utilize big needles and bulky yarn, making these patterns rewarding and less time-consuming. Included are a snuggly kimono and bunting for a layette, jackets and sweaters for outdoor adventures, and hats and booties for toddlers' tops and toes. Charming details like bobbles, spirals, ruffles, and tassels enhance the simple pattern shapes, infusing them with unmistakable whimsy.
14 Easy Designs for City Girls With Style
Paperback ISBN: 0823099822
Some women live in Paris, in London, in New York. These women seem effortlessly chic and sophisticated. The rest of us aspire to look like we live in Paris, London, or New York, tirelessly trawling through local stores...but seldom finding those cool pieces. Here’s the book that will let all of those wistful urban-sophisticate dreamers have the look they long for. downtownDIY Knitting speaks directly to young, design-savvy crafters with fourteen easy-to-do patterns inspired by boutique fashion. Information on yarn and tools, plus step-by-steps for basic stitches and techniques, encourages every hipster to pick up those needles and get that big-city look with or without the big city.
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.
The History & Techniques of Handknitted Footwear
Paperback ISBN: 0934026971
Eighteen patterns for handsome knicker socks, sturdy boot socks, lively Birkenstock socks, lacy stockings, kilt hose, cabled socks, clocked socks, and more are at the heart of this charming book inspired by a host of folk knitting traditions from Europe and the British Isles.
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.
101 Designer One-Skein Wonders
Paperback ISBN: 1580176887
The author of One-Skein Wonders taps into the expertise of knitting designers across the country to present an all-new compendium of 101 enchanting projects, organized according to yarn weight, for knitters of all skill levels, featuring an array of hats, scarves, bags, shawls, and many other fashion and home accessories. Original.
The Knitter's Guide to Combining Yarns
300 Foolproof Pairings
Paperback ISBN: 1571204326
Discusses the properties of different kinds of yarn, describing how to pair texture, weight, and color to create new looks, and presents patterns for such accessories as scarves, purses, and sweaters for each season.