Knitting In Circles

Knitting In Circles

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This is the latest title from knitting superstar and best-selling author Nicky Epstein. Bestselling author and knitwear extraordinaire Nicky Epstein once again offers a completely innovative knitting reference. A natural follow-up to "Knitting Block by Block", this book explores circular shapes that can be easily joined to create innovative and striking knitted pieces and garments. This collection features 80 patterns for knitted circles which can be connected to make 15 projects. Each chapter focuses on a specific technique, from basics to ornate, cables to colourwork. Each circle pattern comes with instructions, a full-colour photograph and a chart. Nicky then shows how to mix and match these patterns to create stunning projects including scarves, bags, toys, afghans and more.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 224 pages
  • 222 x 256 x 20mm | 1,038.72g
  • Potter Craft
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • full colour throughout, 200 photographs, 120 charts & schematics
  • 0307587061
  • 9780307587060
  • 88,298

Table of contents

Notes on Gauge        
Designing with Circles           
Round 1: Basic Circle Shaping                      
Round 2: Texture and Techniques     
Round 3: Lace and Points     
Round 4: Colorwork  
Round 5: Eclectic      
Project Instructions
Stella Luna Pullover    
Hemisphere Shrug and Rotunda Cape
Crystal Jacket 
Spring Leaves Jacket  
Brunhilda’s Whirl and Capella Cover-Up       
Esther’s Hat    
Illuminator Fringe Vest           
Entrelac Capelet          
Big Blooms Capelet    
Daisy Mae Pullover    
Circulate Cape
Starstruck Tunic          
Rambling Reversible Cable Scarf       
Circle Sampler Afghan           
Le Cirque Baby Afghan          
Kaleidoscope Afghan 
Eternity Dress 
[New Name TK] Shawl           
Hoopla Bag     
Cirles into Hats           
Autumn Leaf Beret           
Mix-and-Match Circles          
Abbreviations and Techniques           
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Review quote Readers' Choice for Favorite Knitting Book of 2012 Winner "Leave it to la Epstein to run rings around the rest of us. In Knitting in Circles, the companion to Knitting Block by Block, Epstein not only knits them (100 different disks), she also transforms them into a riot of finished objects, including the gorgeous Eternity Dress fashioned from thirty-three circles and a flounce. From the showpiece Kaleidoscope afghan and the completely wearable Rotunda cape to the unconventional but interesting Circulate cape, Epstein takes knitters on a fearless playdate with pi." --Vogue Knitting
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About Nicky Epstein

Nicky Epstein is one of today's hottest knitwear designers. She has gained international recognition for her distinctive and innovative work, whimsical sense of style and informative workshops. She has authored numerous books, including Knitting Block by Block and Knitting on the Edge (9781936096015), Over the Edge (9781936096022) and Beyond the Edge (9781936096039). Her designs have also been featured in Vogue Knitting and many other publications. Her website is
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