How to Knit
Techniques and Projects for the Complete BeginnerBook - 2013
This book includes 9 techniques and 9 projects. This is the ultimate guide for the absolute beginner. For those with little or no knitting experience, this simple-to-learn, project-based book will start with the basics and take you through the initial stages of this fun and creative craft. Each technique is clearly explained and accompanied by a stylish project to make, so that you can put your newly acquired knowledge into practice. Projects include a hobo bag, beanie hat or clutch bag. Beginners will learn all the essentials, from how to hold needles, cast on and off, make a tension swatch and form the basic knit and purl stitches, to how to knit stripes, cable, rib and lace, plus shape their knitting and add buttonholes. Clear step-by-step illustrations and beautifully shot photographs of the finished projects are included throughout.
Publisher: Guild of Master Craftsman Publications Ltd., Lewes, East Sussex : 2013
Branch Call Number: ANF 746.432 BARR
Characteristics: 91 pages : colour illustrations ; 22 cm