Knitting For Dummies

Knitting For Dummies
Author: Allen,Shannon Okey,Tracy Barr,Marly Bird
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 416
Release: 2019-10-22
ISBN: 1119643201
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Knitting For Dummies Book Excerpt:

The bestselling guide to knitting brilliant, timeless pieces This revised and refreshed third edition of Knitting For Dummies features new knitting patterns, refreshed and additional projects, a new bibliography and suppliers list, and improved step-by-step knitting instructions. Plus, from the book, you can access step-by-step instructional videos online that enable you to see and practice the knitting techniques found in the book. From casting on to knitting in the round—and more—this new edition provides refreshed content and new images and access to online videos to help you follow along with the text. The book's user-friendly online instructional videos empower you to get started knitting immediately. Includes refreshed knitting projects Empowers you to confidently knit your own handmade creations A brand-new edition of the bestselling guide to knitting Experienced and novice knitters alike can benefit from the step-by-step instructions and informative videos included in this new edition of Knitting For Dummies! Knitting For Dummies (9781119643203) was previously published as Knitting For Dummies (9781118661512). While this version features a new Dummies cover and design, the content is the same as the prior release and should not be considered a new or updated product.

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!

Knitting For Dummies Mini Edition

Knitting For Dummies    Mini Edition
Author: Allen
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 64
Release: 2010-12-09
ISBN: 1118042409
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Knitting For Dummies Mini Edition Book Excerpt:

Your get-started guide to knitting The advice you need to begin a new hobby! Understand knitting basics with this easy-to-follow guide! From casting on and off to performing beginning stitches, this guide helps you discover the joys of knitting and create hand-knit items for family and friends. Discover how to Select the right tools and yarns Combine knit and purl stitches Make simple projects

Knitting Crocheting All in One For Dummies

Knitting   Crocheting All in One For Dummies
Author: Pam Allen,Tracy L. Barr,Marly Bird,Susan Brittain,Karen Manthey,Shannon Okey,Kristi Porter
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 674
Release: 2020-03-04
ISBN: 1119652936
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Knitting Crocheting All in One For Dummies Book Excerpt:

The patterns and instruction you need to start crocheting and kitting today! Knitting and crocheting go hand-in-hand and are the most popular yarn crafts today. This one-stop guide to all things needles, hooks, and yarn will give you everything you need to know to get started knitting or crocheting. The book covers absolute basics such as selecting yarn, casting on, and even how to hold the tools and yarn, to understanding stitches, checking gauge, and deciphering patterns. Hundreds of projects, from beginner to advanced, include complete, step-by-step instructions as well as detailed illustrations and photos, and instructional videos online. It includes content from: Knitting For Dummies Knitting Patterns For Dummies Crocheting For Dummies Crochet Patterns For Dummies Get started today and you'll be knitting and crocheting like a champ in no time!

Knitting For Dummies

Knitting For Dummies
Author: Allen
Publsiher: For Dummies
Total Pages: 392
Release: 2002-01-15
ISBN: 9780764553950
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Knitting For Dummies Book Excerpt:

Knitting is a relatively simple process requiring a minimal set of tools – two needles and a ball of yarn. Its basic structure of interlocking loops couldn't be less complicated. Yet the possibilities for design and pattern innovation seem endless. Now is a great time to learn to knit. Never before have you had so many lovely and imaginative yarns from which to choose and so many stylish and sophisticated patterns to work with. Sure, grandmothers knit, but so do movie stars, football players, doctors, and lawyers. They know what our grandmothers do: Knitting does more than just provide you with warm and cozy things to wear. Knitting also Stirs your creativity Gives you an ongoing sense of purpose Teaches patience Soothes the soul from the stresses of everyday life Practice and perfect your knitting skills with Knitting For Dummies. This friendly, hands-on guide will lead you through the following topics and more: Mastering the four elemental moves of knitting Deciphering knitting patterns Fixing common knitting mistakes Getting started with simple projects Expanding your horizons with stripes and details Relaxing stiff shoulders and fingers Every chapter explaining a specific knitting technique includes a Knitting Notebook of sample patterns to show you some of the different ways it can be used and a section of Practice Projects that gives step-by-step instructions for simple and attractive knitted accessories nearly al of which are features on the pages of the color insert. Most projects end with a list of project variations – ways to expand on your understanding of how to craft and design projects on your own.

Knitting a Scarf In A Day For Dummies

Knitting a Scarf In A Day For Dummies
Author: Allen,Shannon Okey
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 72
Release: 2012-08-30
ISBN: 1118377540
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Knitting a Scarf In A Day For Dummies Book Excerpt:

Learn to knit a scarf in a day? Easy. Want to know how to knit a scarf? The secret's out—you can learn to do it in just a day with the help of this fun guide, no matter your knitting experience. This handy little guide gives you a clear understanding of the essential steps and techniques involved in creating a great scarf! You'll get a friendly, hands-on introduction to basic knitting techniques, tools, and terminology, as well as detailed coverage of the most common stitches. Plus, you'll get a list of recommended beginner routines and advice for fixing common mistakes. Key knitting techniques, tools of the trade, and terminology Getting started, step-by-step Coverage of basic stitches and fixing common mistakes Online component takes you beyond the book with bonus content and features Get ready to keep those needles clacking as you knit a fabulous handmade scarf!

Knitting for Dummies a Beginner s Guide Including 10 Knitting Patterns with Instructions

Knitting for Dummies  a Beginner s Guide Including 10 Knitting Patterns with Instructions
Author: Micheal Gilliam
Publsiher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Total Pages: 30
Release: 2015-12-05
ISBN: 9781519689207
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Knitting for Dummies a Beginner s Guide Including 10 Knitting Patterns with Instructions Book Excerpt:

Getting Your FREE Bonus Download this book, read it to the end and see "BONUS: Your FREE Gift" chapter after the conclusion. Knitting For DummiesA Beginner's Guide Including 10 Knitting Patterns With Instructions Knitting is not just fun and an extraordinary anxiety reliever, it is an approach to make something you can grasp and appreciate. Making things for family and companions is exceptionally fulfilling and an awesome happiness. Knitting is an exceptionally prominent creating movement with ladies, men, and offspring of all ages. With this book, "Knitting For Dummies, A Beginner's Guide Including 10 Knitting Patterns With Instructions", you will find some assistance with discovering the fun and delight of making weaved things. So Download it now and have fun doing knitting. Perhaps you don't have a clue, yet Knitting is a standout amongst the most refined types of craftsmanship and fine art for many years everywhere throughout the world. If you want to learn it, then regard yourself as a genuine craftsman and a craft worker. Knitting for Dummies: A Beginner's Guide Including 10 Knitting Patterns with Instructions: this book is a finished aide on the best way to take in the craft of Knitting with appealing pictures and basic guidelines. The Pictures are clear and simple to see. There will be no second speculating on the best possible route on the most proficient method to weave. So get your needles and yarn prepared and starts this journey! Download your E book "Knitting For Dummies: A Beginner's Guide Including 10 Knitting Patterns With Instructions" by scrolling up and clicking "Buy Now with 1-Click" button!

Living the Country Lifestyle All In One For Dummies

Living the Country Lifestyle All In One For Dummies
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 696
Release: 2009-02-18
ISBN: 9780470478943
Category: House & Home
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Living the Country Lifestyle All In One For Dummies Book Excerpt:

Living the Country Lifestyle All-in-One For Dummies features six books in one, including: Country Cooking (cast-iron cooking, canning, pickling, and outdoor cooking, among other topics) Traditional Crafts (sheering animals and producing wool, knitting, hand sewing, patchwork and quilting, candle making) Kitchen Gardening (growing and caring for vegetables, herbs, and fruit) Outdoor Skills (camp skills, fishing, navigation, outdoor family fun) Raising Farm Animals (buying, housing, and raising animals, beekeeping) Natural Health (herbal remedies, an encyclopedia of herbs, and healing foods)

Podcasting For Dummies

Podcasting For Dummies
Author: Tee Morris,Evo Terra
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 360
Release: 2005-11-07
ISBN: 9780471788881
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Podcasting For Dummies Book Excerpt:

Podcasting is like blogging out loud! It gives you a voice—one that can be heard worldwide on computers, iPods, or other MP3 players. You can podcast to boost your business, promote your passion, share your opinions, or just have fun. The point is to say what you want to say to those who want to hear it. With step-by-step explanations, screen shots, and tons of examples, this guide clues you in on recording, producing, and hosting your very own podcast with info on: Finding your voice and your niche, whether you want to talk tech, make your own kinds of music, educate listeners, make people laugh, do soundseeing tours, serialize your novel, or invent a new podcasting genre Getting the bare necessities (if you don’t already have them), including a microphone, recording software, and an audio card Audio editing software such as Audacity, Cakewalk for PCs, GarageBand for musicality, and Audio HiJack Pro for Macs Recording, including understanding dB (decibel levels), capturing or minimizing ambient noise, and more Editing with GarageBand or Audacity, adding bed music, and including intros and outros for a signature finishing touch You want your podcast to be heard. Podcasting For Dummies helps you launch and promote it with info on how to: Downsize your audio files with MP3 compression Change bit rates and sample rates in Audacity and iTunes Create and edit your ID3 tags in Audacity or iTunes Post your show notes using Movable Type or Libsyn Simplify the RSS 2.0 feed by using blogging software or a podcast-hosting company such as Audioblog.com, Podcastamatic, and Feeder Ping for publicity Communicate with your listeners on your blog, through online discussion groups such as Yahoo! Groups or Google Groups, or on online forums Of course, if you want to be a podcatcher (a listener) and subscribe to podcasts, this guide shows you how to do that, too! Complete with a companion podcast—a free weekly audio commentary that will keep you up to speed on the podsphere—this guide helps you get your message heard, loud and clear.

Russian For Dummies

Russian For Dummies
Author: Andrew Kaufman,Serafima Gettys
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 384
Release: 2012-03-06
ISBN: 1118127692
Category: Foreign Language Study
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Russian For Dummies Book Excerpt:

The fast and easy way to learn to speak Russian With Russia in line to host the World Cup in 2018, the Winter Olympics in 2014, as well as a Formula 1 Grand Prix, interest in Russia is on the rise. Russian For Dummies is an excellent resource for students, tourists, and businesspeople looking for an introduction to this popular and complex language. This updated edition offers new and improved content, more useful exercises and practice opportunities, all new content devoted to the Cyrillic alphabet, and much more. A revamped, user-friendly organization A fully updated and expanded audio CD with real-life conversations by native speakers Expanded coverage of grammar, verb conjugations, and pronunciations A refreshed and expanded mini-dictionary complete with even more essential vocabulary Russian For Dummies provides basic instruction to those seeking to grasp the basics of conversational Russian. Students, travelers, and businesspeople with little or no language experience will gain a clearer understanding on how to communicate in Russian.

Lean For Dummies

Lean For Dummies
Author: Natalie J. Sayer,Bruce Williams
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 429
Release: 2012-03-26
ISBN: 1118117565
Category: Business & Economics
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Lean For Dummies Book Excerpt:

Take charge and engage your enterprise in a Lean transformation Have you thought about using Lean in your business or organization, but are not really sure how to implement it? Or perhaps you're already using Lean, but you need to get up to speed. Lean For Dummies shows you how to do more with less and create an enterprise that embraces change. In plain-English, this friendly guide explores the general overview of Lean, how flow and the value stream works, and the best ways to apply Lean to your enterprise. This revised edition includes the latest tools, advice, and information that can be used by everyone — from major corporations to small business, from non-profits and hospitals to manufacturers and service corporations. In addition, it takes a look at the successes and failures of earlier Lean pioneers — including Toyota, the inventors of Lean — and offer case studies and hands-on advice. The latest on the Six Sigma and Lean movements The role of technology and the expanding Lean toolbox Case studies enhance the material Lean For Dummies gives today's business owners and upper level management in companies of all sizes and in all industries, the tools and information they need to streamline process and operate more efficiently.

Portuguese For Dummies

Portuguese For Dummies
Author: Karen Keller
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 384
Release: 2013-02-11
ISBN: 1118399218
Category: Foreign Language Study
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Portuguese For Dummies Book Excerpt:

The fast and easy way to learn to speak Brazilian Portuguese Quick! What's the most widely spoken language in South America? That's right, Portuguese! And what's the fastest, easiest, most enjoyable way to learn Portuguese? Portuguese for Dummies, of course! This fun, friendly guide helps you start speaking Brazilian Portuguese immediately! Whether you're a student, a traveler, or you work in business or government, you'll love its practical lessons, cultural facts, and handy references—including a Portuguese-English mini-dictionary, lists of vital verbs, and more! Have everyday conversations in Portuguese Make sense of Portuguese grammar Use idioms and popular expressions Improve your pronunciation Grasp verb conjugations Get around in Portuguese-speaking countries Portuguese For Dummies comes complete with a CD loaded with real-life dialogues that help you understand and pronounce this lovely, lyrical language with ease. CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of the e-book file, but are available for download after purchase.

Soccer For Dummies

Soccer For Dummies
Author: Thomas Dunmore,Scott Murray
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 416
Release: 2013-02-08
ISBN: 1118510658
Category: Sports & Recreation
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Soccer For Dummies Book Excerpt:

Learn to: Get a handle on soccer rules and regulations Grasp the basic moves and plays Improve dribbling, passing, and other skills Appreciate this popular pastime Learn the basics, improve your game knowledge, and reach your soccer playing goals Do you get a kick out of soccer? Whether you're a youth league player, a soccer parent, or a World Cup fan, here at last is the book you've been waiting for. Now updated with the latest history, stats, and rules of this popular sport, Soccer For Dummies is the ultimate guide to the greatest and most popular sport on the planet. Kick off — get a beginner's history of soccer, from its early days in China to the modern game that's showcased in stadiums and played on soccer fields all across the globe Get to the nitty-gritty — discover the rules of the game, what each player on the field is expected to do, the tactics they employ, and the skills they need to play The biggest sport in the world — explore everything about the professional game of soccer, from the biggest show on earth — the FIFA World Cup — to other international tournaments such as the European Championships, Copa America, and the CONCACAF Gold Cup For fans — find out what you can expect at a professional soccer game, as well as the lowdown on where you can find soccer on television, online, in newspapers, magazines, books, movies, and on DVDs Open the book and find: How soccer is played (and scored) Tips on coaching, how to keep fit, and how to play "the beautiful game" An in-depth look at women's soccer How club soccer is organized across the world Important international and club teams Fun soccer facts and interesting tidbits A look at the game's most fascinating players

Codependency For Dummies

Codependency For Dummies
Author: Darlene Lancer
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 336
Release: 2012-04-06
ISBN: 1118236874
Category: Self-Help
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Codependency For Dummies Book Excerpt:

iPad For Dummies

iPad For Dummies
Author: Edward C. Baig,Bob LeVitus
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 384
Release: 2012-10-19
ISBN: 1118497996
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

iPad For Dummies Book Excerpt:

Brilliant, full-color guide to all things iPad - updated for iOS 6! Apple's amazing iPad continues to get better and better, and iOS 6 brings even more incredible features to the incredible iPad. If you want to get the very most out of your iPad, this is the book for you. Mac experts and veteran For Dummies authors Edward Baig and Bob "Dr. Mac" LeVitus guide you through the iPad basics before moving on to the latest features including Siri, Passbook, Facebook integration, a brand new Maps app, and enhancements to your favorite features like FaceTime, Safari, Mail, Photos, and so much more. Covers the iPad with Retina Display, iPad 2, and iOS 6 Gets you up to speed on the multitouch interface, setting up your e-mail account, getting connected, filling your iPad with amazing apps and cool content, and more Shows you how to do tons of stuff, including how to order around your Siri virtual personal assistant, make video calls with FaceTime, unveil the iPod in your iPad, curl up with a good iBook, and get organized with Reminders Includes tips on protecting your information, troubleshooting, connecting wirelessly, adding contacts, and using your iPad as a personal hotspot From the bread-and-butter basics to the very coolest of features, iPad For Dummies, 5th Edition will make you wonder how you ever lived without your iPad.

WebKit For Dummies

WebKit For Dummies
Author: Chris Minnick
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 408
Release: 2012-02-21
ISBN: 111812720X
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

WebKit For Dummies Book Excerpt:

Presents information on using WebKit to create web apps using HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript, discusses the difference between web apps and native apps, and offers design tips.

Signing For Dummies with Video CD

Signing For Dummies  with Video CD
Author: Adan R. Penilla, II,Angela Lee Taylor
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 384
Release: 2012-05-09
ISBN: 1118237757
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Signing For Dummies with Video CD Book Excerpt:

The fast and easy way to grasp this evolving and growing language American Sign Language (ASL) is something we've all seen deaf people use in restaurants, hospitals, airports, and at work. The communication is fascinating to watch; to see people sharing ideas by using handshapes and body language is remarkable in a world so defined by sound. This new edition of Signing For Dummies gives you a general understanding of the properties of Sign, as well as an understanding of deaf culture. Designed to act as an introduction or a refresher, the book focuses solely on ASL, which is the most commonly used sign language in the United States. Categorized by subject, this illustrated guide covers grammar and sentence structure, along with the tools to get you going in basic conversation by knowing how to introduce and greet people; ask questions and make small talk; order food and chat with salespeople; handle medical emergencies; talk on the phone; get around town for fun or business; and much more. Plus, it stresses how ASL isn't just about using your fingers, hands, and arms, but also about facial expression and body language. More than 25 percent new and revised content, including the latest technological advances for the deaf; contact signing, code mixing, code switching, interpreting as a profession, and regionalism in signing Packed with "Fun & Games" sections that invite you to practice specific signs Hundreds of illustrations throughout, plus a video CD featuring demonstrations by ASL signers showing actual conversations Signing For Dummies is the fast and fun way to get you moving your hands, body, and face to convey meaning that reaches beyond linguistic barriers.

Evernote For Dummies

Evernote For Dummies
Author: David E. Y. Sarna
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 384
Release: 2012-03-09
ISBN: 1118237307
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Evernote For Dummies Book Excerpt:

Wrestling For Dummies

Wrestling For Dummies
Author: Henry Cejudo
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 384
Release: 2012-04-24
ISBN: 1118117972
Category: Sports & Recreation
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Wrestling For Dummies Book Excerpt:

The fast and easy way to pin down the sport of wrestling Wrestling is a fast-paced sport with many technicalities, rules, and ways to score points—making it difficult for spectators to follow the score and understand whistles and restarts. In Wrestling For Dummies, author and 2008 Olympic Gold medalist Henry Cejudo explains the scoring system and unique rules of wrestling to new competitors, confused parents, and fans of this ancient and captivating sport. Wrestling For Dummies also explains the rich history of the sport and covers the six styles of competitive wrestling and their distinction from the modern entertainment-based "pro wrestling." Covers Greco-Roman and freestyle wrestling Plain-English explanations of wrestling rules Details the history of wrestling Whether you're just getting started as a wrestler or enjoy it as a spectator sport, Wresting For Dummies makes this sport accessible and easy to understand.

Bridge For Dummies

Bridge For Dummies
Author: Eddie Kantar
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 432
Release: 2012-04-03
ISBN: 1118240839
Category: Games
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Bridge For Dummies Book Excerpt:

Your plain-English guide to the most popular card game in the world Bridge, as any player will tell you, is simply the best card game ever. It's challenging—each hand presents a different set of conditions you must figure out and solve. It's very social—you play with a partner and two opponents. And best of all—it's fun. Bridge For Dummies gives you a step-by-step explanation of the fundamentals of the game in terms you can understand. It walks you through the different aspects of bridge, featuring real-life examples, so that you can feel comfortable with the basics before you ever start to play. And if you're already experienced at the game, you'll discover a wealth of tips and hints that can make you a better player. Covers playing bridge online Includes updated websites and other resources Gives you the latest bidding techniques, including ACOL Bridge For Dummies is the perfect guide for a beginner hoping to learn to play bridge as well as the seasoned player looking for new techniques and strategies.