Basic Knitting and Projects

Basic Knitting and Projects
Author: Leigh Ann Chow
Publsiher: Stackpole Books
Total Pages: 192
Release: 2014-03-01
ISBN: 0811759296
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Basic Knitting and Projects Book Excerpt:

Everything you need to get started knitting--and progress to more challenging projects--can be found in this book.

Sweet and Simple Knitting Projects Teach Yourself

Sweet and Simple Knitting Projects  Teach Yourself
Author: Sally Walton
Publsiher: Hachette UK
Total Pages: 128
Release: 2010-10-29
ISBN: 1444134124
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Sweet and Simple Knitting Projects Teach Yourself Book Excerpt:

This practical guide to knitting covers everything from simple stitches to the latest and more advanced methods, giving you everything you need to become an experienced knitter and create fun projects for family, friends and for your own wardrobe. Ideal for the beginner/intermediate knitter, this book will show you how to master the techniques and apply them to an array of exciting and diverse projects. Get Started with Knitting: Teach Yourself is fully illustrated with diagrams and patterns for everything from beanie hats to baby toys, and also features instructions for setting up your own knitting group and joining the rapidly growing online knitting community. NOT GOT MUCH TIME? One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started. AUTHOR INSIGHTS Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the author's many years of experience. EXTEND YOUR KNOWLEDGE Extra online articles at www.teachyourself.com to give you a richer understanding of knitting.

Knitted Rabbits 20 easy knitting patterns for cuddly bunnies

Knitted Rabbits   20 easy knitting patterns for cuddly bunnies
Author: Val Pierce
Publsiher: Search Press Limited
Total Pages: 96
Release: 2019-03-20
ISBN: 1781266603
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Knitted Rabbits 20 easy knitting patterns for cuddly bunnies Book Excerpt:

Love rabbits? Love knitting? Then this book is for you!Packed with 20 brilliant, bouncing bunnies to knit and love, this book has a carrot-crunching character for everyone! From fluffy, cuddly rabbits and bean bag bunnies to egg cosies, finger puppets and even a bunny bride and groom, this fun book includes rabbits for knitters of all abilities. It contains practical advice, basic techniques and a handy list of abbreviations.Using a mix of yarns and weights, from fluffy and textured to cottons and naturals, she shows how to create different looks and how to maximise bunny personality. The patterns are suitable for beginners and more advanced knitters, with techniques ranging from easy basic stitches to more decorative ideas.Including fun photography and clearly written patterns, these different bunny characters have wide appeal and are almost too cute to handle!

Beyond Basic Knitting

Beyond Basic Knitting
Author: Leigh Ann Chow
Publsiher: Stackpole Books
Total Pages: 128
Release: 2008-09-02
ISBN: 0811750760
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Beyond Basic Knitting Book Excerpt:

Detailed information that builds on basic knitting techniques. How-to instructions complete with color photographs. Includes essential skills review and knitting resources list.

Simple Knits for Sophisticated Living

Simple Knits for Sophisticated Living
Author: Barbara Albright
Publsiher: Quarry Books
Total Pages: 144
Release: 2003
ISBN: 1564969185
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Simple Knits for Sophisticated Living Book Excerpt:

From Hollywood's trendiest starlets to the legions of pariticipants in knitting classes and knitting groups around the country, people of all ages and lifestyles are taking up their needles and learning to knit. And once they learn the basics of the craft, beginners are eager to tackle projects they can create on their own. Simple Knits for Sophisticated Living offers more than 44 simple yet beautiful projects created specifically with the beginning knittter in mind. Featuring gorgeous, chunky yarns and simple designs with a clean, natural appeal, projects use U.S. size 8 (5mm) needles and above--so the work is as fast as it is enjoyable. These appealing yarns were carefully selected to do some of the work for the knitter--and they guarantee spectacular results. Author Barbara Albright, an expert who works with many of the top designers in the county, also provides helpful tips on choosing yarns, working with large needles, and mastering various finishing techniques. Whether you're looking to accentuate a home with throws, pillows, or seat cusions or to create lovely handmade gifts such as totes, backpacks, sweaters, scarves, and hats, this handsome book will inspire novice knitters to turn a sometime hobby into a lifelong passion.

Knitting Patterns For Dummies

Knitting Patterns For Dummies
Author: Kristi Porter
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 312
Release: 2011-02-09
ISBN: 1118050878
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Knitting Patterns For Dummies Book Excerpt:

Have you always wanted to knit? Know the basics, but you’re looking to stretch your knitting skills? Knitting Patterns For Dummies is chock-full of simple instructions and easy-to-follow patterns to help you create a wide range of classic, beautiful knits for the whole family, from clothing to household items to gift ideas. This fun, friendly guide gives you scores of new ways to have fun with needles and yarn, with great projects such as basic ponchos and pullovers, felted bags and slippers, cabled sweaters, and home and baby accessories, to name a few. You get step-by-step instructions for all the patterns in the book, along with line drawings and 8 pages of full-color photos to guide you. And, with the variations added at the end of many of the patterns, you’ll have almost 100 projects to choose from! You’ll discover how to: Select the right yarn and needles Decipher knitting lingo Measure your gauge, read a pattern, and understand garment sizing Work with common stitches, such as the stockinette, garter seed, box, and half linen Handle ribbing, cabling, and knitting lace Work with patterns with rectangles, circles, and triangles Use colorful stitches such as the Stripes, Fair Isle, and Mosaic Join shapes together in your design Create different textures and add color throughout a piece or just as accents You’ll also find ten things you can knit with that aren’t yarn or needles, as well as plenty of tips for caring for your knits once they’re complete. From beanies to bags to blankets, Knitting Patterns For Dummies has it all—everything you need to pick up your sticks and get creative right away!

The Beginner s Guide to Writing Knitting Patterns

The Beginner s Guide to Writing Knitting Patterns
Author: Kate Atherley
Publsiher: Penguin
Total Pages: 128
Release: 2016-03-14
ISBN: 1632504367
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Beginner s Guide to Writing Knitting Patterns Book Excerpt:

Create custom knitting patterns to share and sell! Writing clear, easy-to-follow knitting patterns is easier than you think! In The Beginner's Guide to Writing Knitting Patterns, knitting expert Kate Atherley provides everything you need to know to share your projects with fellow knitters. This one-stop guide includes concrete guidelines with lots of examples on everything from pattern writing basics, to schematics and charts, to handling multiple sizes, establishing a personal style sheet, and more. The book addresses the details of how to create complete, clear and easy-to-use knitting patterns, for any type of design, and for any level of knitter. You'll also find details on: • Pattern structure and elements • Formatting and layout • How to go from test knitting to a final publication • Online platforms, processes, and good business practices • An introduction to important copyright laws A basic pattern template and resources are also provided. Whether you're looking to share a project with a close friend or your growing online customer base, The Beginner's Guide to Writing Knitting Patterns is the comprehensive guide that can help you translate your project into a set of instructions that any knitter can follow.

Quick Easy Baby Knits

Quick   Easy Baby Knits
Author: Sarah E. White
Publsiher: Stackpole Books
Total Pages: 128
Release: 2013-08-01
ISBN: 0811753239
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Quick Easy Baby Knits Book Excerpt:

21 projects for blankets, socks, hats, tops, bottoms, and accessories for newborns to 1 year olds.

Gooseberry Patch Oh So Easy Knits

Gooseberry Patch Oh So Easy Knits
Author: Gooseberry Patch
Publsiher: Leisure Arts
Total Pages: 36
Release: 2008-07-01
ISBN: 1601407270
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Gooseberry Patch Oh So Easy Knits Book Excerpt:

Knitting is such a wonderful pastime! And it's especially nice when your projects work up quickly and easily, like these 12 patterns. Just look at some of the special things you can create: a wrap blooming with flowering vines, an oh-so-sweet teddy bear, a warm sweater for your dog, and a colorful felted purse. Make these designs for friends, family, or yourself. You'll be surprised how fast you finish each one. Knit up some fun! 12 accessories to make and share: Felted Purse; Clutch; Textured Purse; Textured Stripes Afghan; Dog Sweater; Flowered Stole; Hat; Mittens; Toe Up Socks; Blue Booties; Pink Booties; and Teddy Bear. Gooseberry Patch Oh-So-Easy Knits (Leisure Arts #4472)

Basic Knitting

Basic Knitting
Author: Leigh Ann Berry
Publsiher: Stackpole Books
Total Pages: 121
Release: 2004
ISBN: 081173109X
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Basic Knitting Book Excerpt:

Knitting is presently enjoying a renaissance. Around the world, people young and old are discovering -- or rediscovering -- the joy of working with needles and yarn. This book serves as a comprehensive introduction to the fundamental skills you will need to master in order to become a knitter. The focus of the first half of the book is on detailed, step-by-step text and photo sequences that will teach you how to execute the basic stitches and techniques of knitting. The second half of the book features in-depth skill workshops to teach techniques needed to complete 10 attractive projects.

Modular Knits

Modular Knits
Author: Iris Schreier
Publsiher: Lark Books
Total Pages: 128
Release: 2005
ISBN: 9781579906498
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Modular Knits Book Excerpt:

A traditional knitting technique gets a new and easier spin, so that even beginners can master the process. Just dip into this comprehensive course, with themed tutorials--each with handy practice exercises--as well as simple instructions, charts, and 29 fabulous projects. Modular knitting is a bit like a game: you create designs in the same way you'd work a jigsaw puzzle--piece by piece. Start by completing one square, cube, or diamond, and then build on that by knitting additional basic figures and forms. Although the finished product looks complex, with its variety of shape and color changes, it's actually not hard at all. Start with a very easy patchwork square pillow, and move onto the rounded market bag, triangle hat, and zigzag scarf.

Mindful Knitting

Mindful Knitting
Author: Tara Jon Manning
Publsiher: Tuttle Publishing
Total Pages: 136
Release: 2011-10-21
ISBN: 1462901123
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mindful Knitting Book Excerpt:

Mindful Knitting contains ten original and enjoyable knitting projects, each complemented by a meditation exercise. As knitters know the craft is much more than the finished project. By looking at the parallels between knitting and meditation—how simple repetitive actions can lead to a grater connection with the world—this knitting book shows you how to enrich your life by combining the two. Author Tara Jon Manning, a noted knitwear designer and practicing Buddhist, explores the spiritual rewards of knitting: Bring inner serenity to your knitting practice—and everyday activities Fully appreciate the objects you knit, making eah more significant and satisfying Connect to others by donating to charities, creating gifts, or knitting with a group. To help with with your knitting projects, Mindful knitting includes clearly written patterns, tips for intuitive knitting, and a helpful glossary of knitting techniques and resources. Whether you're an advanced or a beginning knitter or a new or seasoned meditator, this Buddhist knitting book will help you develop a renewed sense of self and an increased appreciation of the world around you.

Traditional Knitting Patterns

Traditional Knitting Patterns
Author: James Norbury
Publsiher: Courier Corporation
Total Pages: 256
Release: 2013-07-24
ISBN: 0486316904
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Traditional Knitting Patterns Book Excerpt:

Hundreds of knitting patterns complete with easy-to-follow directions and examples of finished work. Long section on fishermen's sweaters. One of the most comprehensive books available.

Super Easy Knitting for Beginners

Super Easy Knitting for Beginners
Author: Carri Hammett
Publsiher: Quarry Books
Total Pages: 146
Release: 2022-08-02
ISBN: 0760379874
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Super Easy Knitting for Beginners Book Excerpt:

Super Easy Knitting for Beginners is the only guide you will need to get started, teaching you knitting through fun and simple projects that will build your confidence as you go.

Knit Knitavian Style

Knit Knitavian Style
Author: Margaret Nock
Publsiher: AuthorHouse
Total Pages: 84
Release: 2010-09-09
ISBN: 1496900421
Category: Art
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Knit Knitavian Style Book Excerpt:

Knit Knitavian Style encourages you to begin your knitting adventure by taking the Joyful Knitter Oath and discovering the state of mind called Knitavia. There are over 20 patterns in Knit Knitavian Style that are inspired by natural surroundings and can be used in your daily life. The author has included thoughtful blurbs, entertaining observations as well as interviews and resources for knitters. You'll meet Althea Crome of Bugknits and learn about her experience as a knitwear designer for the movie Coraline. Enjoy Christine Shively, the dynamic founder of Knots of Love, and discover how her organization has grown and is making a difference in the lives of cancer patients in the U.S. and Europe. Next you'll skip over to the hipster world of Rachel-Marie of KnittyDirtyGirl.com and soak in a fiberlicious day in the life interview. Give a cheer for Teresita Valadez, moderator of the Ravelry group, Hearts of Love, for her dedication to helping others in need and creating a sense of community. Margaret hopes you'll embrace the patterns, ideas and suggestions in Knit Knitavian Style. She'll be waiting for you to join her on the corner of Inspiration Avenue and Knitavia Blvd. Bring your knitting!

Big Book of Knitting

Big Book of Knitting
Author: DK
Publsiher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
Total Pages: 320
Release: 2013-02-01
ISBN: 1409330508
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Big Book of Knitting Book Excerpt:

Now in PDF. Over 100 simple and stylish projects Ever find yourself coveting a fabulous knit scarf but don't think you could ever make it yourself? If so, Classic Knits is set to be your new favourite companion. Packed with over 100 projects fit for the whole family, you'll be sure to find lots of stylish items you'd like to make. Perfect for beginners, with step by step instructions and close-up photos. It includes information on basic equipment, mastering techniques, key knitting stitches, and advice on how to follow patterns. Friendly to the more seasoned knitter, so you can take your pick from the comprehensive range of scarves, hats and other essentials or find inspiration for new ideas like throws, cushions, and adorable toys. Whether you have just started knitting or are already experienced and want stylish new patterns, Classic Knits is the essential book for anyone interested in knitting.

First Adventures in Loom Knitting

First Adventures in Loom Knitting
Author: Simon Mitchell
Publsiher: Lulu.com
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2022
ISBN: 1326455885
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

First Adventures in Loom Knitting Book Excerpt:

The Principles of Knitting

The Principles of Knitting
Author: June Hiatt
Publsiher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 712
Release: 2012-02-14
ISBN: 1416535179
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Principles of Knitting Book Excerpt:

A revised and updated edition of a popular classic primer shares comprehensive guidelines for beginning and experienced knitters that demonstrate how to approach a full range of techniques, incorporating into the new edition the author's broadened insights from the past 25 years.

The Knitted Rug

The Knitted Rug
Author: Donna Druchunas
Publsiher: Lark Books
Total Pages: 128
Release: 2004
ISBN: 9781579904241
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Knitted Rug Book Excerpt:

Here’s a fresh take on the crafts of rugmaking and knitting—the very first book of its kind. These 21 stylish rug projects are so eye-catching that it’s hard to believe that even novice knitters can create them. But they can, thanks to a thorough section on knitting basics, sumptuously illustrated with more than 60 how-to photographs; advice on embellishments, including embroidery, fringes, and tassels; and instruction on finishing touches, such as weaving ends, sewing seams, blocking, backing, and lining. Put this knowledge to work on a multicolored Big Needle Garter Stitch Rug, Knit and Purl Oval Rug, Thunderbird Wall Tapestry, and others. Every rug is beautifully photographed in a home setting, and includes patterns and ideas for modifying the design. The author lives in Longmont, CO.

Knitting Yarns Writers on Knitting

Knitting Yarns  Writers on Knitting
Author: Ann Hood
Publsiher: W. W. Norton & Company
Total Pages: 294
Release: 2013-11-11
ISBN: 0393239497
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Knitting Yarns Writers on Knitting Book Excerpt:

This collection of essays from over twenty different authors, including Elizabeth Berg, Ann Patchett, Andre Dubus III and Sue Grafton, describes their passion for knitting, recalling their triumphs and disasters in their craft projects and lives. 30,000 first printing.