Machine Knitting

Designing with Colour
Alison Dupernex

Description

Overflowing with colour and stitch ideas, inspirational photos and customizable patterns, this book will inject vitality into your knitting practice.

Explore how colours can be juxtaposed for best effect or where Slip, Tuck and Fair Isle stitches will add new textures and make intricate fabrics. Seventy-five knitting patterns, ranging from coats and scarves to bags and sculptures, offer enticing new project ideas as well as suggested variations and additions you can make to expand your design skills. Topics covered include:

  • A history of hand frame knitting
  • Techniques and stitches
  • The design process
  • Stripes, circles and colour
  • Fair Isle
  • Lace and sculptural vessels
  • How to develop your hobby into a business

Written for both experienced knitters and anyone using a knitting machine, this book will act as a catalyst for hand frame knitters to add stitch and colour variety to their work.

Details

  • Format
    Hardback
  • Pages
    272
  • Size
    260 x 215mm
  • Publisher
    Crowood
  • ISBN
    9781785006852
Status
Order now for delivery in 10 to 14 days
Stock Code
200327
Regular Price
$90
Regular Price
$90.00
Our Price
$85.00