• Creating original hand-knitted lace

    This new book, intended for all levels of sk ill, introduces the readers to the art of lace knitting. All patterns and proposals have been workshop tested and each c hapter is accompanied by diagrams and pictorial examples. '

    • Brand: Brand: Lacis Publications
    • ASIN: 0916896633

  • Lavish Lace: Knitting with Hand-Painted Yarns

    Does lace have to be knit on size 0 needles and take years to complete? No! Let this primer on knitted lace put any worries to rest. Go from a skein of fiber to a fantastic finished piece with this unique approach. Simple techniques, helpful hints, and an extraordinary palette of colorways will inspire you to play with the possibilities of hand-painted yarns.Create over a dozen scarves and shawls that guarantee no hassles with fitting or shaping--one size fits allHave fun with an incredible variety of exotic textures, colors, and fibersCatch on to techniques quickly with a bounty of specialized tips for patterns from beginning to advanced

    • Brand: Martingale
    • ASIN: 1564775488
    • UPC: 744527106639

  • Successful Lace Knitting: Celebrating the Work of Dorothy Reade

    This book presents not only a beautiful collection of patterns but also a fascinating biography of Dorothy Reade, arguably the mother of modern lace knitting. It's a must-have for any knitter who appreciates lace! Discover techniques and patterns developed by Reade in the 1960s as you create gorgeous projects featuring completely modern designs.Offers more than 20 exquisite patterns for everything from scarves and stoles to sweaters and socks to items for home decorFeatures a wide range of styles from top designers such as Annie Modesitt, Jackie Erickson-Schweitzer, and Evelyn A. ClarkPresents a "now I get it" approach to using charts and knitting lace

    • Brand: Brand: Martingale Co Inc
    • ASIN: 1564779769

  • New Directions In Sock Knitting: 18 Innovative Designs Knitted From Every Which Way

    Take a step in a new direction!Go beyond top-down or toe-up construction in New Directions in Sock Knitting. In the eighteen designs curated by knitting super star Ann Budd, you'll be treated to projects that range from traditional sock patterns to more challenging and innovative sock constructions. The socks in this collection use a variety of knitting techniques including double knitting, intarsia in the round, short-row shaping, mirrored color and texture patterns, and multi-directional knitting in both traditional and innovative ways. These techniques will have you casting on and knitting your socks from unexpected places--starting at the heel or sole or even from side to side! The instructions are all written in step-by-step detail that will ensure success, no matter which design you choose to knit.Original, innovative, and unique, it's New Directions in Sock Knitting!

    • Brand: Interweave
    • ASIN: 1620339439
    • UPC: 812787020511

  • Dolce HandKnits: Simple, Sophisticated Designs

    With a growing reputation for gorgeous patterns, the owner of Dolce Handknits presents 16 of her top-selling designs. Stylish and contemporary, these patterns range from weekend casual to office chic.Find something luscious for every season and skill level, including tanks, pullovers, and cardigansEnjoy a skillful combination of fashion and wearability; you'll reach for these garments again and againExperience the joys of knitting--the patterns feature soothing, meditative repetition with just enough challenge to keep things interesting

    • Brand: Brand: Martingale Co Inc
    • ASIN: 160468013X

  • A Little Book of BIG Holes for Hand-Knitters: Super-cool Holes without binding off or casting on!

    Holes have always been popular in lace knitting. I was interested in significantly larger holes and experimenting with them has been an ongoing obsession for several years now. I love them! This book recounts some of my journey and explores these sorts of holes extensively.There is so much more to them than fresh air!I have included 10 separate patterns and 24 linked technique videos, all accompanied by extensive diagrams and written descriptions.The patterns included are:1. Chinese Lanterns2. Spindrift Scarves3. Perforated Hot Water Bottle Cover4. Kangaroo Bag5. Banksia Bag6. Mille Feuille Shawl and Scarf7. Tancook Hat8. Air-Conditioned Gloves9. Almost Saintly Socks10. Spindrift Capelet

    • ASIN: B012UIS5F6