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How to Knit: The Only Technique Book You Will Ever Need

How to Knit: The Only Technique Book You Will Ever Need (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

By Tomkies, Debbie

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  • Internationally sourced

This indispensable knitter's manual is the perfect handbook for knitters to come back to time and time again. Teaching key skills such as how to read patterns and charts, which needles and yarn to choose, how to hold your work, casting on and off, essential stitches and finishing... - this is the only book you need to get started on your knitting journey. And, once you've got the basics under your belt, there is a wide range of knitting techniques to explore - including lace, cables, textured patterns, beaded work and embellishments. This manual provides a great reference for beginners and beyond. Having a wide repertoire of techniques at your fingertips will enhance every project you turn your hand to. Includes a handy SOS section giving expert tips on avoiding and spotting mistakes, using lifelines and how to rescue and fix common errors. Understanding abbreviations Fitting knit garments Tension swatches Cables and mock cables Assembly Bands and buttonholes Beadwork Blocking and pressing Bobbles, fringes, pompoms Stem stitch Cast-ons Circular knitting Jogless circular knitting Round vs rows Colourwork Increase and decrease Fixing dropped stitches Edges and joining edges Fair Isle Fastenings Picot Seams A comprehensive knitting manual for all you will ever need to know about knitting!
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ISBN 9781782219477
Released NZ 1 May 2021
Publisher Search Press Ltd
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-14 working days

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ISBN-13 9781782219477
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-14 working days
Publisher Search Press Ltd
Imprint Search Press Ltd
Released 1 May 2021
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Tomkies, Debbie
Category Knitting
Number of Pages 256
Dimensions Width: 195mm
Height: 228mm
Dewey Code 746.432
Weight 368g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Knitting
NBS Text Handicrafts, Arts & Crafts
ONIX Text General/trade