The Complete Idiot's Guide to Knitting

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Knitting

Book - 2010
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You see them everywhere-on rains, in coffee shops, on television, online . . . They're knitters, and they craft some pretty amazing pieces using a couple of knitting needles and a ball of yarn.

You, too, can become a part of the knitting nation! Whether you have a little knitting experience or none at all, The Complete Idiot's Guide to Knitting gives you everything you need to know to 'knit, purl, change colors, pick up dropped stitches, and so much more. In this learn-as-you-go guide, you get-

Fun instructional chapters that build on one another, guiding you from the very beginning to more advanced stitches. Hundreds of easy-to-follow photos paired with clear, step-by-step instructions. Beautiful project patterns ranging from a simple scarf, to hats and handbags, socks and sweaters! Plain-English explanations of more complicated knitting techniques like intarsia and entrelac. Easy instructions for felting your work. A simple yarn primer, including both natural and man-made yarns. A full-color insert with inspirational photos of the finished projects featured throughout the book.
Publisher: Indianapolis, IN : Alpha ; London : Turnaround [distributor], 2010.
ISBN: 9781615640515
Branch Call Number: 746.432/SMITH
Characteristics: xiv, 283 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
Alternative Title: Complete idiot's guide


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