It's the best course in knitting ever--a complete instructional manual on every aspect of the craft. Now, complete beginners can learn everything they need to know to knit beautiful and cozy garments, blankets, and accessories. Begin by selecting needles and yarn and then start practicing the basic knitting and purling stitches and their variations, including the loop stitch, slip stitch, and crossed stitch. When you're ready, move on to tubular stitches, and learn to increase and decrease your rows of stitches and bind off to finish your work. Instructions are given for a wide range of garment pieces and styles, including various necklines, collars, sleeves, buttonholes, and pockets. Find out how to correct mistakes and mend holes. Add interest to your projects with decorations such as pearls, sequins, and jewels; jacquard and smock stitches, embroidery, braids, fringes and pompoms. Make baby booties, mittens, gloves, socks, sweaters and more.ISBN 1-4027-0519-0 1. Knitting. I. Sterling Publishing Company. II. Fabbri editori. TT820.S435132003 746.43a#39;2-dc21 2003005724 For ... in China All rights reserved Sterling ISBN 1-4027-0519-0 before getting started Double-pointed needles ... 103 Knitting Cables 105 Bobbles 107 Fur Stitch 109 Fringes and Pompons 111 Baby Booties 113 Mittens 1 115 Mittens 2 ... 4 135 Motifs to Embroider 1 137 Motifs to Embroider 2 139 Index 143 Row counter ICnitting is easy, relaxing, and fun.
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