350 Knitting Tips, Techniques & Trade Secrets

Betty Barnden

Description

Give a stylish finish to your knitted garments and accessories with this compendium of knitting know-how featuring over 350 tips, techniques and trade secrets, all clearly explained with step-by-step instructions, photographs and diagrams.

Discover how to read patterns and charts; choose colours and yarns; mix and match stitch patterns and deal with tension variations; and adapt designs for the perfect fit. All stitches are clearly demonstrated, from stocking and ribbing to lace, Fair Isle, cables and intarsia work. All the techniques you need are explained, in the order you need them, from casting on and joining in yarns to adding buttonholes, pockets and embellishments. 'Try it' and 'fix it' panels suggest ways of practising and developing new skills and avoiding or correcting common knitting errors.

This is the essential go-to knitting guide that you will turn to again and again.

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Details

  • Format
    Paperback
  • Pages
    158
  • Size
    245 x 190mm
  • Publisher
    Search Press
  • ISBN
    9781782215998
Status
In stock for immediate dispatch
Stock Code
171281
Our Price
$34.99