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Knitted Toys: 25 Fresh & Fabulous Designs
Knitted Toys
25 Fresh & Fabulous Designs
Paperback      ISBN: 158180900x
Closely Knit: Handmade Gifts for the Ones You Love
Closely Knit
Handmade Gifts for the Ones You Love
Paperback      ISBN: 1600610188
Organized by complexity, an array of more than thirty imaginative projects that are perfect for giving as gifts covers everything from special hand knits for women, to men's knitted sweaters, to accessories including hats and scarves, accompanied by estimates of how long a project will take to complete, expert tips, and suggestions for quick fixes. Original. 15,000 first printing.
Stitch 'N Bitch: The Knitters Handbook
Stitch 'N Bitch
The Knitters Handbook
Paperback      ISBN: 0761128182
A complete guide to the craft of knitting offers detailed instructions for a variety of techniques and stitches, from plain to fiancy, as well as information on the different types of needles and yarns, tips on shopping for yarns, finishing techniques, and forty stylish patters from everything from scarfs and hats to sweaters and a bikini.
Zen and the Art of Knitting: Exploring the Links Between Knitting, Spirituality, and Creativity
Zen and the Art of Knitting
Exploring the Links Between Knitting, Spirituality, and Creativity
Paperback      ISBN: 1580626548
Uses knitting as a metaphor to discuss the unity of all life and the spirituality involved in all endeavors carried out with mindfulness.
Tea Cozies
Tea Cozies
Paperback      ISBN: 1861085001
An essential accessory for your favorite teapot and the ultimate in homely comfort: tea cozies are a feel-good and fun way to enjoy tea! With many quirky examples to knit and crochet, culled from the pages of Knitting magazine, your teapot can be the talk of the town. The easy projects are accompanied by detailed patterns and instructions for how to create your own delightful cozies, and many of the suggestion can be made with spare bits of yarn lying around the home. Whatever your taste there will be something here to tempt you. From the classic rustic charm of a delightfully striped cozy to contemporary chic with a touch of kitsch (try the woolly sheep!), the world of tea cozies is just waiting to be discovered!
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.
Dolce Handknits: Simple, Sophisticated Designs
Dolce Handknits
Simple, Sophisticated Designs
Paperback      ISBN: 160468013x
With a growing reputation for gorgeous patterns, the owner of Dolce Handknits presents 16 of her top-selling designs. Stylish and contemporary, these patterns range from weekend casual to office chic. - Find something luscious for every season and skill level, including tanks, pullovers, and cardigans - Enjoy a skillful combination of fashion and wearability; you'll reach for these garments again and again - Experience the joys of knitting--the patterns feature soothing, meditative repetition with just enough challenge to keep things interesting
Knitting for Dummies
Knitting for Dummies
Paperback      ISBN: 0470287470
An updated and expanded guide to the craft of knitting explains the basic stitches; offers advice on selecting materials, reading patterns, fixing mistakes, finishing projects, and personalizing patterns with color and texture; and includes step-by-step how-to instructions for knitting techniques and an array of new projects. Original.
Hand Knitting: New Directions
Hand Knitting
New Directions
Hardcover      ISBN: 1861265344
Explores a variety of knitting techniques, including basic stitches, knitting in the round, knitting in different directions, and picking up stitches.
Creating an Antique Look in Hand-Hooked Rugs
Creating an Antique Look in Hand-Hooked Rugs
Paperback      ISBN: 1881982599
Learn the common elements in antique hooked rugs to create your own pattern from start to finish--transferring, customizing, color planning, dyeing techniques, and which cuts of wool work best. Also included is information on different background treatments and fabric use and what effect it has on the finished product.