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    DescriptionFrom casting on and understanding patterns, to creating intricate stitches and edgings, this book covers aspects of yarns, needles and knitting stitches. It explains over 90 stitches, with 250 illustrations for both basic and advanced techniques.

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    The Knitter's Handbook
    Yarns - Needles - Stitches - Techniques
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Hamlyn
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 256
    Width: 183 mm
    Height: 196 mm
    Thickness: 18 mm
    Weight: 635 g
    ISBN 13: 9780600619413
    ISBN 10: 0600619419

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 24210
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: CRA
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T11.6
    DC22: 746.432
    LC classification: TT
    B&T General Subject: 250
    Ingram Subject Code: CR
    Libri: I-CR
    Abridged Dewey: 746
    BIC subject category V2: WFBS
    BISAC V2.8: CRA015000
    Thema V1.0: WFBS
    Edition statement
    Illustrations note
    350 colour photographs and illustrations
    Octopus Publishing Group
    Imprint name
    Publication date
    01 September 2009
    Publication City/Country
    Author Information
    Eleanor van Zandt is an American writer and editor specializing in arts and crafts. She lives in London.
    Table of contents
    Knitting Basics. Yarns; equipment; casting on; holding the yarn; knit and purl; casting off; basic stitch patterns; Getting Started. Following a pattern; tension; correcting mistakes; selvedges; increases and decreases; picking up stitches; blocking and pressing; buttonholes; seams; intermediate stitch patterns; Textured Knitting. Twisted stitches and cables; bobbles and knots; elongated stitches; loop stitch; textured stitch patterns; Working In Rounds. Double pointed needles; medallions; shaping a gusset; turning a heel; stitch patterns in rounds; Colour Work. Slipstitch colour patterns; vertical colour changes; stranding yarns; weaving yarns; following a chart; stitch patterns from charts; Embellishments. Trimmings; beads and sequins; crochet; embroidery on knitting; edging stitch patterns; Special Techniques. Advanced casting on; grafting; hems, facings, waistbands; pockets; fastenings; advanced stitch patterns;