AlterKnit Stitch Dictionary

200 Modern Knitting Motifs

Author: Andrea Rangel

Publisher: Interweave Press

ISBN: 9781632505538


Page: 164

View: 1381


200 new motifs for stranded colorwork in non-traditional charts derived from graphic design elements. Includes sections on choosing colors, working floats, reading charts, and five projects utilizing modern motifs.

Amazing Loom Knits

Cables, colorwork, lace and other stitches * 30 scarves, hats, mittens, bags and shawls * Plus all the basics

Author: Nicole F. Cox

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 0811767965

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 152

View: 1045


Prepare to be amazed at the stunning knitted accessories you can make on your loom! Cabled hats, lace wraps, colorwork scarves and leg warmers, textured shawls, cowls, socks, and more! The basic loom knitting techniques are easy to learn, and when you are ready for more, lace, cables, Fair Isle, and beautiful textured designs can all be accomplished on a knitting loom. This book teaches all of the loom-knitting stitches needed in photo-illustrated steps, so it's easy to follow along and start knitting your first project right away. Once you start, you'll want to knit all 30 patterns in the book! Learn how to cast on, basic knit and purl stitches, and bind off Expand your knowledge to use more than one color, make textured stitches, and lace 30 knitting patterns included for hats, scarves, shawls, totes, headbands, mittens, and more