Download Lace Style: Traditional to innovative, 21 inspired designs by Ann Budd, Pam Allen PDF

By Ann Budd, Pam Allen

With an emphasis on leading edge designs that variety from easy to complicated, this number of modern knitting initiatives comprises clothing and add-ons for ladies. that includes initiatives with a feeling of favor that might entice knitters of every age, it contains designs for socks, hats, sweaters, attire, and shrugs. A uncomplicated primer on knitting lace that's heavily associated with the initiatives within the ebook contains details on find out how to knit lace, picking yarn and needles, different types of raises and reduces, studying charts, uncomplicated how one can in achieving a lacy influence, how you can comprise lace designs in knitting styles, and data on blockading. every one development has precise step by step directions, lavish way of life photos, and lots of element photographs. skilled knitters searching for suggestion and newcomers making an attempt lace knitting for the 1st time will locate every thing had to knit lace with self belief.

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Download Knit Kimono Too: Simple Designs to Mix, Match + Layer by Vicki Square PDF

By Vicki Square

In Knit Kimono Too, best-selling writer and knitwear clothier Vicki sq. returns with greater than 20 brand-new Asian-inspired designs that compliment all physique kinds. You'll detect clothing together with tops, tunics, and vests that mix conventional thought with initiatives that modern knitters can't face up to. Knit Kimono Too makes a speciality of lighter weight knits for layering, plus designated sew styles, colorwork, and openwork designs, as well as leading edge shaping, attention-grabbing closures and edgings, and shrewdpermanent knitting techniques.

Vicki additionally demonstrates the detailed concepts and stitches that make those clothing so elegantly wearable, together with two-color slip sew, floor embroidery, two-hand stranded colorwork, garter-stitch shortrows, attaching knitted twine, making origami folds, double knitting, and extra.

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Download Knitting Reimagined: An Innovative Approach to Structure and by Nicky Epstein PDF

By Nicky Epstein

Reconsider conventional knitting with this groundbreaking choice of 25 refined styles for gorgeous sweaters, jackets, and add-ons from the most influential voices in knitwear design.

Award-winning writer Nicky Epstein bargains knitters of all ability degrees adventurous, wearable tasks that exhibit cutting edge and shrewdpermanent building and garment info. From a tunic created by way of weaving sections of knitting to a pullover that includes braided sleeve information, those styles all supply attention-grabbing new twists on vintage handknit designs. The stitches are effortless, however the eye-opening effects will problem the way in which knitters take into consideration this age-old craft. each one bankruptcy specializes in one form of remedy, together with cutting edge shaping, weaving, and braiding, directional knitting, or state of the art how you can use edgings and colorwork. Distilling her greater than 30 years of knit layout information, Nicky stocks all of the methods of her exchange during this stunning quantity.

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Download Sockupied: 20 Knit Projects to Satisfy Your Sock Obsession by Anne Merrow PDF

By Anne Merrow

Slightly keen about sock knitting? Get Sockupied!

Sockupied is a groundbreaking eMag that all started in 2010. Now to be had for the 1st time in booklet shape, Sockupied brings knitters a set of 20 sock styles specifically selected from its first 10 matters. uncomplicated styles attract newbies, whereas gorgeous colorwork and weird building will tempt professional sock knitters.

The publication gains 6 toe-up styles in addition to people with average top-down development, and initiatives comprise uncomplicated socks for rookies in addition to cables, lace, colorwork, and textured styles. An all-star roster of sock designers give a contribution styles: Cookie A, megastar Athena, Ann Budd, Cat Bordhi, Deborah Newton, and plenty of more.

In addition, a number of technical articles will around out the e-book: details on a number of cast-ons and bind-offs, darning, and changing styles shape top-down to toe-up and vice versa. Knitters who're just a little captivated with knitting socks probably want to get their palms on Sockupied!

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Download AlterKnits Felt: Imaginative Projects for Knitting & Felting by Leigh Radford PDF

By Leigh Radford

There’s anything magical approximately felting knits: you begin with a section of material that appears and feels a undeniable means and, by way of exposing it to water and agitation, end with one who appears to be like and feels different. This interesting transformation is what led writer Leigh Radford to start felting years in the past, and has stored her intrigued by way of the method ever since.


Now, in AlterKnits Felt, Radford pushes the bounds of conventional felting, as she did with conventional knitting in her previous booklet, AlterKnits. via 30 colourful, brilliant initiatives, she indicates readers the way to knit after which felt their very own handiwork, in addition to easy methods to create wonderful felted items from recycled knits and unspun fiber. An introductory bankruptcy on felting fundamentals explains every little thing you want to recognize to make the excellent outfits, add-ons, and residential decor that follow.


The tasks diversity from a brief and straightforward circle coin handbag, to a shibori bag, to a reverse-appliqué rug, every one strange in its personal manner, uncommon through a unique floor texture, an leading edge mixture of innovations, or a unusual mixture of yarns. AlterKnits Felt presents each crafter with the instruments to explore—and expand—the artwork of felting.

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Download Quick Knits With Today's Yarns: 50 Fun and Stylish Designs by Jayne Davis PDF

By Jayne Davis

Очень полезная книга по вязанию. Все 50 проектов, которые могут быть связаны при помощи всего двух основных методов-лицевой и изнаночными петлями! Книга объясняет каждую технику в простой инструкции, так что даже новички будут успешны в создании этих модных моделей! В ней вы найдете какую пряжу используют для создания шляпы, платки, шарфы, кошельки и многое другое. Многие проекты представлены в украшених, такие как бусы, пуговицы, кисточки и полоски. Книга этого автора является хорошим учебником по истории вязания, советов как сделать легче и как быстро и легко сделать очень оригинальные и современные вещи.

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Download Weekend Hats: 25 Knitted Caps, Berets, Cloches, and More by Cecily Glowik MacDonald, Melissa LaBarre PDF

By Cecily Glowik MacDonald, Melissa LaBarre

Embody the most popular head-turning style accent: the knitted hat.

The smart designs of Weekend Hats could have enthusiastic knitters in every single place rejoicing in year–round hat sort. Cecily Glowik MacDonald and Melissa LaBarre have introduced you the easiest in clothier knit hat styles multi functional attractive and fun-loving assortment. within you’ll find:

* specialist suggestion to spark the pursuits of quite a few ability degrees with certain consciousness paid to exploring cables, lace, colour, and texture.
* Twenty-five modern fashion designer hat styles that variety from the particularly female to the sporty gents, together with cloches, berets, beanies, tams, snoods, and more!
* assistance and methods on how you can maximize using distinctiveness yarns and add-ons so as to add a bit panache for your designs.

All the designs in Weekend Hats are perfect tasks for go back and forth, presents, or sneaking in among greater knit initiatives. no matter if you’re drawn to convenience, variety, or simply knitting entertainment, Weekend Hats is your all-in-one source for developing want-to-wear knitted caps.

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Download Design & Knit the Sweater of Your Dreams by J. Marsha Michler PDF

By J. Marsha Michler

Designing and making a sweater is enjoyable and will be entire via knitters of all ability degrees! J. Marsha Michler publications the reader via 3 major layout and development parts: growing trend stitches and colorworking; sweater shapes and types; and the way to slot a sweater. each one is defined totally and obviously, and enables the reader to take part via worksheets. additionally contains precious suggestions, diagrams, and designated pictures. This booklet is a reference, textbook, and workbook that would motivate knitters to create attractive sweaters they're going to are looking to put on repeatedly. Covers 4 varied kinds of sweaters and gives directions for designing and knitting greater than 18 sweaters, besides worthwhile tricks that support the reader in making inventive offerings.

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Download Toe-Up Socks for Every Body: Adventurous Lace, Cables, and by Wendy D. Johnson PDF

By Wendy D. Johnson

Acclaimed knitter, writer, clothier, and instructor Wendy D. Johnson is again with the correct sequel to her hit publication Socks from the Toe Up. In Toe-Up Socks for each Body, Wendy indicates knitters, even if they’re knitting their first or hundred-and-first sock, the best way to use the toe-up strategy to get the fitting healthy. not just that, she indicates you that even doubtless complex styles are nonetheless knit only one row at a time. move forward! flip your favourite knee socks into thigh-highs. Knit that certain anyone vintage argyles. placed even the wiggliest of feet of their first pair of lacey anklets. With Wendy’s aid, there’s not anything you can’t test from the feet on up.
These 21 styles disguise every thing from fundamentals like fabrics and instruments, to gentle lace, elaborate cables, and fancy colorwork. Use those suggestions and styles to create appealing socks for your self and everyone on your life—friends and relatives, old and young. With the stunning images, priceless illustrations for cast-on, toe, heel, and bind-off ideas, and all-around specialist recommendation in Toe-Up Socks for each Body, you’ll be a well-heeled and warm-hearted toe-up knitter.

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Download Mom & Me Knits: 20 Pretty Projects for Mothers and Daughters by Stefanie Japel PDF

By Stefanie Japel

Like mom, like daughter! mother & Me Knits deals every little thing a knitter must sew up stylish items for herself and her child. Stefanie Japel, celebrated knit clothier and mom of 2 little ladies, has created clever, subtle items for moms and extra whimsical, younger interpretations for daughters. From a chic Lace Cardigan and an off-the-cuff Halter best to a comfortable Shawlette and a enjoyable Surfer Tee, this candy ebook has anything for everybody. The styles should be tailored for baby a long time four via 10 and grownup sizes XS via XXL. With a word list of significant thoughts and phrases, step by step directions, and lovely colour photos, mother & Me Knits makes it a cinch to whip up lovable, matching knitted clothing for moms and their favourite little ladies.

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