Hand Knitting Stitch Designs and Stitch Dictionary For Leaf Lovers The Knitted Leaf contains a collection of 40 leaf stitch patterns which will allow knitters to create scarves, sweaters and various other items just by switching the pattern used. Starting with a swatch you can come up with the perfect fitting vest or pullover that is unique for you. The book includes a five simple designs including a purse, scarf, hot water bottle sleeve, vest and pullover which allows the knitter an option to change the leaf pattern used based on your preference. Select from cable, lace and fun drop stitch patterns with both written and charted instructions. Create several original scarves, sweaters and gift items all with one book. Knit a sampler afghan or a sweet baby blanket by simply adding a garter stitch onto either side. It is all up to you! The end result is an originally unique knitted item by you.
Comprehensive in scope and elegant in presentation, this classic Victorian-era volume was the first complete how-to guide to knitting. Originally published by Butterick, the company that later produced Vogue Knitting, it constitutes a fantastic historical document as well as an easy-to-follow guide for knitters at all levels of experience. In addition to basic knitting instructions and a dictionary of stitches, the book offers illustrated patterns for dozens of projects, including sweaters, scarves, hats, and other items for women, men, and children. Starting with a chapter of general directions, the guide presents examples of fancy stitches, including edging designs for mittens and socks, borders for scarves and shawls, and knitted edgings and insertions. Ladies' apparel and accessories include hoods, capes, shawls, jackets, fascinators, leggings, and many other projects. Menswear includes sweaters, belts, scarves, ties, and more. In addition to children's clothing and toys, the book also features patterns for counterpanes, spreads, doilies, mats, and other household articles.
A collection of 39 original, creative designs for knitted rugs. • Includes a variety of styles and techniques, including modular rugs, rugs made from I-cord, rugs that emphasize color and texture, and rugs made from repurposed materials • Patterns are easy and quick to knit as well as interesting, incorporating crossover fiber techniques such as crocheting, appliqué, weaving, and more