Including 24 beautiful patterns sized xs to 2XL, all shown on a full range of different body types, Good Measure is the invaluable resource every knitter needs to ensure a perfect fit every time. This indispensible reference covers every aspect of fit, choose which fibers work best with a particular design, determine proper ease in every area of a garment, make alterations in a project as needed, including how to properly analyze a pattern for customization, and so much more.
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Finishing School: A Master Class for KnittersSixth&Spring Books #ad - She patiently takes her student-readers through every essential finishing technique—blocking, and helpful sidebars, pockets, buttonholes and bands, zippers, seaming, tips, and other embellishments—and carefully demystifies it with detailed photography, edgings, in-depth examples, and tutorials. Finishing school is THE most trusted resource on finishing techniques for knitting.
Notable knitter and designer Deborah Newton shares her expertise and love of finishing techniques in an on-the-page master class. As a bonus, and scarves, 15 patterns for sweaters, jackets, many with variations, illustrate the newly learned techniques to further cement essential skills. Compiling her sage wisdom from more than 25 years of experience, Deborah Newton offers a welcoming and straightforward approach that empowers knitters to create professional-looking garments and accessories.
Finishing School: A Master Class for KnittersSixth&Spring Books #ad - Now, notable knitter and designer Deborah Newton shares her expertise and love of finishing techniques in an on-the-page master class. Some even abandon projects rather than complete the necessary steps to achieve beautiful, wearable garments. In addition to deborah's expert instructions, and scarves, jackets, the book includes patterns for 12 sweaters, many with variations.
Finishing School: A Master Class for Knitters #ad - Sixth Spring Books. The word “finishing” fills many knitters with dread. Deborah patiently takes her student-readers step by step through the ins and outs of blocking, edging, and embellishments, seaming, giving them the confidence and skills to create professional-looking knitwear.
The Principles of KnittingTouchstone #ad - The principles of knitting has been totally rewritten—new instructions, new illustrations, and new information. While the basics of knitting have not changed much, June’s understanding of the material has deepened over the last twenty-five years, and she’s eager to share what she has learned with the knitting world.
June hiatt presents not only a thorough, thoughtful approach to the craft, but also a passion for carrying on the art of knitting to future generations. Now featuring new instructions, and new information, new illustrations, the principles of Knitting—beloved by knitters everywhere and one of the most requested out-of-print books for years—finally gets the revision that fans have been clamoring for!A treasured guide beloved by knitters everywhere, the classic book The Principles of Knitting is finally available again in a fully revised and updated edition.
The Principles of Knitting #ad - Sixth Spring Books. Reading the principles of knitting is like having a knitting mentor by your side who can answer any knitting question you have in an honest, intelligent, informed manner. This is the definitive book on knitting techniques, with valuable information for everyone from beginners to experienced knitters.
She has repeatedly tested the various techniques and presents them with clear, easy-to-follow instructions—as well as an explanation of what each one can contribute to your knitting. Touchstone Books. Informed by decades of experience and thousands of hours of practice, this comprehensive resource offers a variety of ways to approach every skill and technique and offers solutions that can help solve the most challenging aspects of any knitting project.
Designing KnitwearTaunton Press #ad - If you dream of creating your own knitwear designs, master designer Deborah Newton shares the secrets she's learned over the years. Newton offers in-depth information on shaping and fitting, color and graphics, dressmaker details, finding design inspiration, creating textured fabrics, and more. Sixth Spring Books.
Designing Knitwear #ad - Touchstone Books. Used book in Good Condition. In addition, designing knitwear includes patterns for 16 garments and dozens of partial schematics for you to develop into your own original designs.
Tudor RosesDover Publications #ad - They weave a narrative around the known facts of their subjects' lives using photography, art, and the only medium through which the Tudor women could leave a lasting physical record in their world—needlework. Tudor roses includes fourteen patterns for sweaters and other wearables that follow the chronological order of the Tudor dynasty.
Used book in Good Condition. The stunning design and photography appeals to knitters seeking designs that offer an attractive balance of historic and modern elements. It is the perfect blend of fashion, english history, photography, and knitting!" — Petals to Picots"A gorgeous book filled with classic-looking sweater patterns.
Tudor Roses #ad - Canary knitsfeaturing new and reimagined garments based on the original edition published in 1998, this volume of Tudor Roses presents gorgeous knitwear inspired by the historical female figures of the Tudor Dynasty. Through garment design, alice Starmore and her daughter Jade tell the stories of fourteen women connected with the Tudor dynasty.
A different model portrays each of the Tudor women, through Mary, grandmother of Henry VIII, from Elizabeth Woodville, Queen of Scots. Touchstone Books. Sixth Spring Books.
Vogue® Knitting The Ultimate Knitting Book: Completely Revised & UpdatedSixth&Spring Books L21698 #ad - An essential addition to the knitter's bookshelf. Library journal starred reviewthe ultimate knitting reference, 600 color images and brand-new sections with techniques and designs! First published in 1989, from the world’s most recognized knitting magazine, gets a thorough update—including 1, Vogue Knitting The Ultimate Knitting Book instantly became a beloved resource for knitters.
. Used book in Good Condition. The past 15 years have seen many exciting advances in knitting, and this update encompasses them all. Lots of great projects packed into one little book. Touchstone Books. The second edition, released in 2002, further cemented its place as the most trusted knitting resource. With updated, revised, 600 photos and hand-drawn step-by-step illustrations, and fresh material throughout, 65 additional pages, and more than 1, Vogue Knitting The Ultimate Knitting Book is surprisingly easy to navigate with thorough indexing and footnote cross-referencing.
Vogue® Knitting The Ultimate Knitting Book: Completely Revised & Updated #ad - Comprehensive chapters cover lace and cabling, finishing, and provide even more Information than before on knitters' tools, correcting errors, embellishing, and garment care to give you a masterly understanding of every stage of knitting. From beginners needing to learn the very basics to seasoned knitters wanting a refresher on a complex technique, every knitter will cherish this guide for years to come.
Sixth Spring Books. It features an expanded library of cast-ons, double knitting, entrelac, socks, mittens, decreases, increases, and bind-offs; in-depth sections on newly favorite techniques such as brioche, and mosaic knitting; and design and construction chapters that go beyond just sweaters to encompass dozens of options for hats, gloves, and more than 25 shawl shapes.
Knitter's Handy Book of Top-Down Sweaters: Basic Designs in Multiple Sizes and GaugesInterweave #ad - Lots of great projects packed into one little book. Sixth Spring Books. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Touchstone Books. Fiber and yarn enthusiasts nationwide will celebrate Ann Budd's latest addition to The Knitter's Handy Book series. A key reference for knitters of all skill levels, this is the new essential knitting resource on your bookshelf.
Answering to a growing interest in knitting sweaters from the top down and knitting seamless sweaters that require little finishing, this handy book offers instructions for knitting five basic sweater types: circular yoke, set-in sleeve, modified-drop shoulder, raglan, and saddle shoulder. Patterns are offered in multiple sizes and yarn gauges and for a broad age group.
Knitter's Handy Book of Top-Down Sweaters: Basic Designs in Multiple Sizes and Gauges #ad - Following the basics for each of the five sweater types are three diverse patterns from top designers that illustrate some of the many ways that instructions can be used as springboards for creative expression, including color, texture, and shaping variations. Also included for intermediate to advanced knitters are personal design touches, clear instruction, detailed charts, and quick tips to expand knitting possibilities and maintain creative originality.
Yarn Substitution Made Easy: Matching the Right Yarn to Any Knitting PatternLark Crafts #ad - Touchstone Books. Now, trusted knitwear designer and teacher Carol J. Sometimes the recommended brand is unavailable or too expensive—or you’d rather use extra yarn from your stash. Sulcoski provides solutions to this common conundrum, offering a wealth of information. Lots of great projects packed into one little book.
Used book in Good Condition. Sixth Spring Books. When beginning a project, every knitter confronts the question: “What yarn should I use?” The answer can be complicated. But even similar products might yield different results, size, altering structure, and texture. She explains what characteristics to consider when substituting yarn, and gives guidance on calculating the quantity of yarn you'll need and how to evaluate your swatches.
Yarn Substitution Made Easy: Matching the Right Yarn to Any Knitting Pattern #ad - Ten projects offer case studies of yarn substitution in action; each finished project shows suitable alternatives and reveals how yarn choice affects every aspect of the item. Used book in Good Condition. An in-depth guide to choosing the right yarn for your project—including 10 patterns that explore how different yarns affect the outcome of your final product.
Amy Herzog's Ultimate Sweater Book: The Essential Guide for Adventurous KnittersHarry N. Abrams #ad - Lots of great projects packed into one little book. Used book in Good Condition. Following the basics for each of the four sweater types are a diverse range of customizing options, cowl neck, including how to add a hood, and zip or cardigan front, turtleneck, pockets, just to name a few. Used book in Good Condition.
Touchstone Books. This essential guide details every aspect of sweater knitting, raglan, drop shoulder, starting with instructions for four basic sweater types: yoke, and set-in sleeve. Yarn and fiber enthusiasts everywhere will celebrate the latest addition to Amy Herzog's beloved knitting series which includes You Can Knit That, Knit to Flatter, and Knit Wear Love.
Amy Herzog's Ultimate Sweater Book: The Essential Guide for Adventurous Knitters #ad - Patterns are offered in multiple sizes and yarn gauges for broad appeal. Amy's clear instruction and expert tips expand the many knitting possibilities, creating the essential knitting resource for knitters everywhere"-- Sixth Spring Books.
Alice Starmore's Book of Fair Isle Knitting Dover Knitting, Crochet, Tatting, LaceDover Publications #ad - Lots of great projects packed into one little book. She shares fourteen of her own original designs, hats, fishermen's sweaters, gloves, including patterns for cardigans, vests, and mittens. Scotland's fair isle is celebrated the world over for its distinctive, stranded-color knitting, and Alice Starmore is famous for her expertise in designing and instructing knitters in this appealing regional tradition.
. Used book in Good Condition. Starmore's richly illustrated guide offers both beginning and advanced knitters a complete workshop in the Fair Isle style. Dover Publications. Knitting devotees agree: if you have only one book of Fair Isle patterns, this is the one to have! Sixth Spring Books. More than 250 photographs, and easy-to-follow charts illustrate sources of inspiration, drawings, simple instructions, and spectacular results.
Alice Starmore's Book of Fair Isle Knitting Dover Knitting, Crochet, Tatting, Lace #ad - It not only explores the art's history, patterns, and traditional techniques but also encourages knitters to develop their own creativity. Starmore explains the traditional Fair Isle techniques of circular knitting and presents detailed tutorials on incorporating classic motifs, exploring color schemes, and creating unique patterns and designs.
Used book in Good Condition. Touchstone Books.