Knitting Block By Block
Blocks are quick to knit, portable pieces perfect for group and charity projects. In this comprehensive volume, now in a paperback format, celebrated designer and innovator Nicky Epstein reimagines the humble block with 150 patterns and masterfully demonstrates how to mix, match, and easily combine them into stunning one-of-a-kind garments and accessories. Inside you will find 150 original block patterns, from simple textures to embossed pictorials, all with Nicky's signature wit, verve and style. Also included are more than ten exclusive project designs and detailed guidance for creating exciting pieces out of block knitting, without using increases or decreases. The book also contains exclusive cut-and-paste project design pages. Simply cut out the printed blocks and arrange them to help create your own masterpieces.
- Paperback | 240 pages
- 217 x 254 x 17mm | 890g
- 02 Sep 2014
- Random House USA Inc
- Potter Craft
- New York, United States
- full colour throughout, includes photographs, includes illustrations, includes patterns
"We bet you've never seen blocks quite like these. Use the 150 patterns to fashion your own custom projects, or follow designer Nicky Epstein's simple steps to create intricate, sophisticated accessories." --Good Housekeeping
About Nicky Epstein
Beloved knitwear designer Nicky Epstein is the bestselling author of numerous books, including Knitting on Top of the World (9781933027678), Knitting on the Edge (9781936096015), and Knitting a Kiss in Every Stitch (9781933027869). Her designs have also been featured in Vogue Knitting magazine and many other knitting publications, on television, and at art exhibitions. She currently resides in New York City and travels extensively, teaching and lecturing.