By Susan Anderson-Freed
Knit attractive Colorwork components within the Nordic Tradition!
conventional Scandinavian and Icelandic designs are given new existence within the tasks present in Nordic Knitting Traditions. 25 tasks function unique floral, megastar, feather and geometric motifs, all knit in clean and glossy colours. With a various choice of hats, tams, mittens, gloves, socks, knee-highs and legwarmers, you will find lots of jaw-dropping, colourful add-ons to knit for your self and those you love.
- Thoughtful building and full-color charts make those designs effortless to knit.
- Variations for knitting mittens and gloves in methods and increasing socks into knee-highs, in addition to totally charted replacement colorways, let you in achieving custom-made looks.
- "Complete the glance" directions consultant you to styles that fit, making it effortless to create coordinating accessories.
- Tips and methods for sizing, building and relaxing knitting assist you knit goods that might develop into kin heirlooms.
Nordic Knitting Traditions celebrates the roots of stranded knitting with inspiring designs and stylish colorways. begin knitting your individual piece of background today.
By Carri Hammett
This e-book is going past a suite of tasks to coach the reader beneficial information regarding the yarns and sew styles. each venture in Mittens and Hats for Yarn Lovers teaches the knitter whatever distinct in regards to the yarns/fibers which are used. classes are realized via knitting mittens and hats for children and adults. kinds contain quirky, perky, vintage, and luxe—something for everybody! Containing approximately 30 initiatives, this ebook exhibits you venture adaptations knitted in numerous fibers, colour mixtures, and sew patterns.
By Robin Melanson
Featuring gloves, mittens, arm heaters, mitts, and fingerless gloves, this can be the second one e-book in a brand new SCT Craft sequence that introduces cutting edge ways to making renowned knitted goods. Knitting New Mittens and Gloves combines conventional and untraditional techniques—as good as affects as far-flung as Gothic structure, Estonian lace, and Wagnerian opera—in a profitable choice of styles for adults and youngsters. From wool mittens choked with unspun fleece and arm heaters with leather-based laces, to cotton-mesh fingerless gloves and silk-beaded mitts to be worn as adornments, every one layout has an unforeseen twist.
Because they're small, speedy to make, and don’t require loads of yarn, mittens and gloves are excellent initiatives for knitting all year long, and so they provide an excellent chance for starting and extra professional knitters to test with new ideas, yarns, and types. With its clean, unique sensibility, Knitting New Mittens and Gloves will captivate knitters of each level.
With 50 clothier kinds starting from glitzy & glamorous to enjoyable & funky, this final poncho assortment has every little thing you are looking for to go with any waredrobe and swimsuit any get together. A tantalizing number of yarns and threads labored in a luscious mixture of shades and textures makes those elegant knit and crochet cover-ups enjoyable to sew and straightforward to put on!
By Renee Plains
Feathered buddies take fanciful flight during this different choice of 21 tasks encouraged by way of the undying allure of people artwork. no matter if you're keen on hand applique, rug hooking, piecework, or move sew, Liberty celebrity dressmaker Renee Plains bargains anything for each quilter during this booklet.
Everything the trendy child wishes (and mommy too) for occasion time, playtime, quiet time, or cross time. sew up a few of these resourceful and sensible designs, and the times might be a bit more uncomplicated for either mother and child. Marcea Owen and Janice Liljenquist, founders of Abbey Lane Quilts, deliver you 24 initiatives together with quilts, bibs, diaper baggage, delicate toys, and a lot more, utilizing clean, sleek materials. choose between quite a few special colorways, elaborations, and talent degrees. Get artistic with coordinating initiatives to make excellent gift sets—get extra “oohs” and “aahs” at each child shower!
By Vickie Howell
Needlework dynamo Vickie Howell is again with a high-spirited, playful number of chocolates to crochet. Vickie Howell’s Pop is going Crochet! can pay inventive tribute to pop culture earlier and current with forty initiatives encouraged through celebrities in type, song, movie, and tv. Howell has whipped up a staggering array of hip garments, jewellery, and components, starting from an fascinating “Yohji” asymmetrical sweater (in homage to dressmaker Yohji Yamamoto) to a cool striped “Cameron” hoodie with the laid-back California kind of actress Cameron Diaz. Everything’s stylish and as enjoyable to make because it is to wear.
By Margaret Hubert
The booklet offers twenty unique knitting initiatives for men's sweaters and add-ons. incorporated can be various sweaters and vests and some components, like hats, mittens, scarves and slippers.
It will comprise vintage masculine kinds (Nordic, cables, ribs, stripes) made smooth via colour and yarn choice. The designs should be modern - sweaters and add-ons that males probably want to put on. The yarns could be classics-smooths and chunky yarns-for the main half in typical fibers like wool and cotton. the colours could be masculine-some grays, browns, blues, etc.-but mirror present fashion designer trends.
The initiatives could be appropriate for a number of ability degrees, with well suited for the complicated newbie and intermediate knitter. strange options can be taught, yet this isn't a "to knit" book.