Sweater Design in Plain English: Step-by-Step Instructions for 13 Classic Sweaters

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St. Martin's Griffin #ad - Complete with a new introduction, and a personal-measurements record-keeping section, more photos and illustrations, Sweater Design in Plain English takes the guesswork out of every creative knitting effort. Topics and techniques include:understanding the nature of yarn and pattern stitches choosing the most flattering color and design Taking accurate body measurements Estimating the amount of yarn you'll need How to alter printed patterns so they really fit Start-to-finish instructions for 13 basic sweater designs that can be modified to make many variations And much, much more! Each technique is illustrated with clear diagrams, sketches, or photographs.

No matter what your knitting level you can overcome the fear of failure, avoid costly mistakes, and plan and create sweaters that really fit and look terrific―sweaters that will be worn for many years to come. If you want to knit sweaters that look good and fit the way you want them to, let Sweater Design in Plain English come to your rescue.

Sweater Design in Plain English: Step-by-Step Instructions for 13 Classic Sweaters #ad - In this latest edition, completely updated and revised for today's knitter, Righetti and Shaw share their knitting know-how and good fashion sense.

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Knitting in Plain English Knit & Crochet

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St. Martin's Griffin #ad - Drawing on decades of experience as a knitting instructor and designer, Maggie Righetti offered step-by-step directions on avoiding common mistakes and getting out of tricky spots. Now, working with new patterns and different kinds of yarn, in this completely updated and revised version, Righetti gives readers what they've asked for: advice on making all different garments, and even an introduction to her own legendary history.

Knitting in Plain English Knit & Crochet #ad - The first edition of this indispensable classic gave knitters easy-to-follow and fun-to-read advice on producing the knits of their dreams. Neither aggressively hip nor bafflingly encyclopedic, Knitting in Plain English offers basic principles that will make any project-from a basic blanket to an intricate sweater-rewarding.

Having knitting in plain english on the shelf is like having the gift of your own knitting teacher available to help at all times with any thorny problem.

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Knitter's Handy Book of Top-Down Sweaters: Basic Designs in Multiple Sizes and Gauges

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Interweave #ad - Patterns are offered in multiple sizes and yarn gauges and for a broad age group. 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. Used book in Good Condition. Answering to a growing interest in knitting sweaters from the top down and knitting seamless sweaters that require little finishing, modified-drop shoulder, this handy book offers instructions for knitting five basic sweater types: circular yoke, set-in sleeve, raglan, and saddle shoulder.

Knitter's Handy Book of Top-Down Sweaters: Basic Designs in Multiple Sizes and Gauges #ad - 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.

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Amy Herzog's Ultimate Sweater Book: The Essential Guide for Adventurous Knitters

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Harry N. Abrams #ad - Patterns are offered in multiple sizes and yarn gauges for broad appeal. This essential guide details every aspect of sweater knitting, starting with instructions for four basic sweater types: yoke, drop shoulder, raglan, and set-in sleeve. Following the basics for each of the four sweater types are a diverse range of customizing options, including how to add a hood, cowl neck, and zip or cardigan front, pockets, turtleneck, just to name a few.

Amy Herzog's Ultimate Sweater Book: The Essential Guide for Adventurous Knitters #ad - Amy's clear instruction and expert tips expand the many knitting possibilities, creating the essential knitting resource for knitters everywhere"-- Used book in Good Condition. 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.

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The Beginner's Guide to Writing Knitting Patterns: Learn to Write Patterns Others Can Knit

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Interweave IP-04340 #ad - 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 lawsA 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. 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.

The Beginner's Guide to Writing Knitting Patterns: Learn to Write Patterns Others Can Knit #ad - 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. 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.

Interweave Press Inc. Used book in Good Condition.

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Vogue® Knitting The Ultimate Knitting Book: Completely Revised & Updated

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Sixth&Spring Books L21698 #ad - Lots of great projects packed into one little book. The past 15 years have seen many exciting advances in knitting, and this update encompasses them all. 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.

With updated, revised, and fresh material throughout, 65 additional pages, and more than 1, 600 photos and hand-drawn step-by-step illustrations, Vogue Knitting The Ultimate Knitting Book is surprisingly easy to navigate with thorough indexing and footnote cross-referencing. An essential addition to the knitter's bookshelf.

Library journal starred reviewthe ultimate knitting reference, gets a thorough update—including 1, 600 color images and brand-new sections with techniques and designs!    First published in 1989, from the world’s most recognized knitting magazine, Vogue Knitting The Ultimate Knitting Book instantly became a beloved resource for knitters.

It features an expanded library of cast-ons, entrelac, and mosaic knitting; and design and construction chapters that go beyond just sweaters to encompass dozens of options for hats, increases, socks, gloves, decreases, double knitting, and bind-offs; in-depth sections on newly favorite techniques such as brioche, mittens, and more than 25 shawl shapes.

Vogue® Knitting The Ultimate Knitting Book: Completely Revised & Updated #ad - Used book in Good Condition. The second edition, released in 2002, further cemented its place as the most trusted knitting resource. Interweave Press Inc. Comprehensive chapters cover lace and cabling, embellishing, correcting errors, finishing, and provide even more Information than before on knitters' tools, and garment care to give you a masterly understanding of every stage of knitting.

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Crocheting in Plain English: The Only Book any Crocheter Will Ever Need Knit & Crochet

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St. Martin's Griffin #ad - Lots of great projects packed into one little book. Interweave Press Inc. Complete with a new introduction and a detailed glossary of crochet terms, Crocheting in Plain English is one sourcebook no crocheter should do without. The definitive classic on crocheting for years, the first edition of Crocheting in Plain English equipped readers with easy-to-follow, friendly advice on creating their dream crochets.

A lifelong crocheting teacher and designer, Maggie Righetti offered both basic principles and step-by-step instructions to get crocheters started and to perfect their techniques. In this latest edition, treble, and care for crocheted articles* and much, clean, completely updated and revised for today's crocheter, slip* Sixteen different fabric pattern stitches* Assembling the finished product* How to block, much more!Each technique is illustrated with clear drawings, including:* Selecting threads and yarns* Determining gauge* Working with the right tools* How to interpret patterns and instructions* Increasing and decreasing stitches* How to fix mistakes* Basic stitches chain, Righetti dispenses more of her invaluable wisdom, charts, double, covering virtually everything you need to know about crochet, or photos.

Crocheting in Plain English: The Only Book any Crocheter Will Ever Need Knit & Crochet #ad - Used book in Good Condition.

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Knitting from the Top

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Schoolhouse Pr #ad - Interweave Press Inc. Knitting from the top down is an instructional method by Barbara Walker, citing the beauty and ease of knitting sweaters and vests starting at the top of the piece. Used book in Good Condition. Book describes various patterns, showing variations and and sizes of each piece. Lots of great projects packed into one little book.

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Japanese Knitting Stitch Bible: 260 Exquisite Patterns by Hitomi Shida

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Tuttle Publishing #ad - Book describes various patterns, showing variations and and sizes of each piece. Explore a new world of knitting with exquisitely detailed stitch patterns and techniques from Japan. Instructions and diagrams for a series of small projects offer practice working with large patterns, lacy patterns, pattern arrangement and round yokes among other things.

Used book in Good Condition. Shida's strikingly original designs and variations on every imaginable classic stitch result in intricate patterns that form the basis for beautiful and unique knitted fashions. Lots of great projects packed into one little book. In the japanese knitting Stitch Bible knitting guru Hitomi Shida shares some of her favorite needlework patterns.

. This is the perfect book for the experienced knitter who is looking for new stitches that yield spectacular results! This Japanese knitting book features a wide range of rewarding and intricate stitches including: cables popcorn stitches twisted stitches edgings and many more…A set of detailed, step-by-step diagrams show you how to execute all the basic stitches.

Japanese Knitting Stitch Bible: 260 Exquisite Patterns by Hitomi Shida #ad - Interweave Press Inc. The knitting projects include: a classic hat made using large patterns an elegant scarf in lacy patterns The ever-popular fingerless mittens Thick socks that can be made using various patterns A feminine collar using round stitching And much more! This Japanese stitch dictionary represents a whole new adventure for knitters and is sure to become a valued reference for experienced knitters.

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Alice Starmore's Charts for Color Knitting: New and Expanded Edition Dover Knitting, Crochet, Tatting, Lace

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Dover Publications #ad - In the course of her career as an internationally recognized authority on knitting design and instruction, Alice Starmore has acquired a remarkable collection of charted designs for color knitting. Lots of great projects packed into one little book. Interweave Press Inc. The first U. S. This treasury features a choice selection of her source material, and south america 2 Adaptations from textiles and other art, arranged into four parts: 1 Traditional patterns from Europe, Russia, including Japanese porcelain and Celtic metalwork 3 Alice Starmore's own geometric and nature-inspired originals 4 Practical instructions that explain how to incorporate these motifs into unique designs.

Suitable for beginning as well as advanced color knitters, these charted designs can also be adapted to other crafts, including weaving and embroidery. Dover Publications. Publication of charts for color knitting, this new and expanded version explains how to incorporate color into your work and features color photographs of knitted swatches created expressly for this Dover edition.

Alice Starmore's Charts for Color Knitting: New and Expanded Edition Dover Knitting, Crochet, Tatting, Lace #ad - Book describes various patterns, showing variations and and sizes of each piece. Explore a new world of knitting with exquisitely detailed stitch patterns and techniques from Japan. Used book in Good Condition.

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The Knitter's Handy Book of Sweater Patterns

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Interweave #ad - Lots of great projects packed into one little book. Both a pattern book and a reference book. Detailed schematics for finished dimensions are included, along with a glossary of techniques and a chapter on design considerations. Also for those who want a template from which to develop their own design ideas.

. Each style is then provided in 15 sizes ranging from toddler to large adult, 7, then further divided into six possible gauges: 3, 4, 6, 5, and 8 stitches per inch combining for 90 options for each of the six styles, or 540 patterns in all. Used book in Good Condition. Created for knitters who want standard sweater patterns in a variety of sizes and gauges.

The Knitter's Handy Book of Sweater Patterns #ad - Book describes various patterns, showing variations and and sizes of each piece. Explore a new world of knitting with exquisitely detailed stitch patterns and techniques from Japan. The cardigan and neckline variations make for more than 1, 000 patterns. Interweave Press Inc. Created for knitters who want standard sweater patterns in a variety of sizes and gauges, as well as those who want a template from which to develop their own designs, this book provides easy-to-follow charted instructions for 18 sweaters, three in each of the six most popular sweaters constructions.

This is a definitive resource for the passionate sweater knitter. Dover Publications.

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