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    DescriptionThe basics of knitting are quick to master, but learning to create a stylish, professional finish usually takes much longer. This book contains over 200 professional fixes, insider tips, and secrets arranged by topic to enable any crafter to achieve a great fit and finish when knitting garments and accessories. You will also learn how to dye yarns easily in an ordinary kitchen to get the color combinations you want, and how to embellish garments with surface decoration and beads to express your own personality. unlike most other knitting books, 200 KNITTING TIPS, TECHNIQUES & TRADE SECRETS shows you how to adapt and design garments to suit your own size, shape, and preferences, and the book is packed with a wealth of informative and inspirational ideas. Wach topic, self-contained in a one- or two-page section, is fully explained and illustrated with specially commissioned step-by-step photographs and detailed artwork. For ease of use, every topic is cross-referenced to allow the reader to dip in and out for help and advice. Aimed at all knitters from beginners to the more experienced 200 KNITTING TIPS, TECHNIQUES & TRADE SECRETS contains a wealth of essential technical information and handy tips.


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    Title
    200 Knitting Tips, Techniques & Trade Secrets
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Betty Barnden
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 160
    Width: 198 mm
    Height: 249 mm
    Thickness: 23 mm
    Weight: 726 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780312373733
    ISBN 10: 0312373732
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: CRA
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T11.6
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 06
    DC22: 746.432
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 40
    B&T General Subject: 250
    Ingram Subject Code: CR
    Libri: I-CR
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 14210
    DC21: 746.432
    BIC subject category V2: WFBS
    DC22: 746.43/2
    B&T Approval Code: A97602742
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: CRA015000
    LC classification: TT820 .B177 2008
    Thema V1.0: WFBS
    Illustrations note
    colour illustrations
    Publisher
    St. Martin's Press
    Imprint name
    St. Martin's Press
    Publication date
    04 March 2008
    Publication City/Country
    New York, NY
    Author Information
    BETTY BARNDEN is a freelance needlecraft designer. She has designed knitting patterns for companies such as Sirdar, Patons, Jaeger, and King Cole. Her knitwear, embroidery, and crochet designs have appeared in many magazines over the years, including "Woman, Woman's Own, Woman's Weekly, Prima, Classic Stitches, Beautiful Stitches, Crafts Beautiful, Popular Crafts, Knitting, Sewing World, " and "Inspirations." Betty has also designed embroidery projects and kits for Coats Crafts UK and The Craft Collection.