Knitting - The Complete Guide
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Some books are nice additions to a library, and others are cornerstone selections. This book is one of those foundational references you can rely on for years to come. From its easy-to-use lay-flat format, to the collection of 200 pattern stitches, this book is a quick and easy guide to all things knitting. The techniques and insight you glean from Knitting - The Complete Guide can be applied to any project, such as the socks, gloves, hat and sweater projects featured inside.
pattern and stranding the unused yarn until needed. Intarsia Intarsia colorwork has solid blocks of color that make stranding impractical. The diff erent colors of yarn are twisted at the color change so that they are linked together. Often times knitters will wind small amounts of yarn onto bobbins for small areas of color. Knit in the first color, then when changing to the second color, bring the new yarn up from under the old strand so that the two yarns are twisted together. Felting
SKP, k1, k2tog, yo, k1, k2tog, yo) rep to last st, k1. Row 2 and all even rows: K1 (k2tog, yo, k1, p5, k1) rep across. Row 7 and 9: (K1, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, SKP, k1, k2tog, yo) rep to last st, k1. Repeat rows 1–10 to continue the pattern. 152 Lace Delicate Stripes Begin with a multiple of 11 stitches Row 1: K1, (yo, SKP, k1, k2tog, yo, k1, k2tog, yo, k3) rep across, ending with k2, instead of k3. Row 2 and all even rows: (K2tog, yo, k3, p5, k1). Row 3: K2, (yo, k3tog, yo, k2, k2tog, yo,
k2tog, k1, yo, k3) rep across. Row 7: (K4, yo, k1, SKP, kip, k2tog, k1, yo, k2, yo, SKP) rep across. Row 9: (K5, yo, SKP, kip, k2tog, yo, k3, yo, SKP) rep across. Row 11: (K6, yo, k3tog, yo, k4, yo, SKP) rep across. Repeat rows 1–12 to continue the pattern. 158 Lace Sawtooth Border Begin with a multiple of 11 stitches. Row 1: (SKP, yo) rep 3 times, SKP, k4. Row 2 and all even rows: P. Row 3: (SKP, yo) rep 3 times, SKP, k3. Row 5: (SKP, yo) rep 3 times, SKP, k2. Row 7: (SKP, yo) rep 3
almost blending together, but then when you stand back you can see the changing stripes. If you don’t want to bother with working the border edging, which can be cumbersome with the three long double pointed needles, you can just continue with the increases at the edge, working in the color pattern until the shawl is as large as you choose. Skill level worked with the border Skill level worked without the border Finished measurements 60" wide by 40" from center top to bottom point
so that it will fit you the way you like your clothes. Take measurements for the width and length of all the pieces, then adjust the pattern before beginning.You may just need to knit the body and sleeves a little longer to make the perfect sweater for you. It’s also a good idea to make a note of the changes you made and for whom the finished item was for, so if you decide to make something similar for the same person, you will already have the dimensions. Basic Dropped Shoulder Sweater This