Knit Step by Step, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1465405100
  • ISBN-13: 9781465405104
  • DDC: 746.43
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 6th Grade
  • 224 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released January 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012

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Even if you have never held a pair of knitting needles, Knit Step by Step will get you stitching. Taking you through every step of the beginner techniques-from the basic knit and purl stitches to lace and cables-this book demonstrates everything you need to start knitting. Without an experienced knitter on hand, the prospect of learning to knit can seem daunting but, with Knit Step by Step, a set of knitting needles, and a ball of yarn, you are on your way to a fulfilling, life-long hobby.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Tools and Materials.
2: Techniques.
3: Key Techniques.
4: Preparing and Repairing.
5: Following Stitch Patterns.
6: Following a Pattern.
7: Increases and Decreases.
8: Cables and Twists.
9: I-Cord.
10: Colorwork.
11: Textural and Color Effects.
12: Structural Effects.
13: Short Rows.
14: Circular Knitting.
15: Reverse, Twice Knit, and Tunisian.
16: Finishing Details.
17: Embellishments.
18: Projects.
19: Stitch Patterns.