Knitting For Dummies by Tracy Barr

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Whether you’re just picking up knitting needles for the first time or you’ve been knitting for years, Knitting For Dummies, 2nd Edition, will be your pattern for knitting success. Have you always wanted to knit, but are just not sure how or where to start? Have you been knitting for years and want to perfect your stitches? As a beginner you will learn… the tools of the tradethe basicshow to read a patternthe fundamentalsbasic stitchestechniques no knitter should be withoutwhat to do when you make a common mistaketips for knitting in the roundhow to knit some easy projects

More advanced? Try your needles at stripes, cables, twists, lace, Fair Isle, intarsia, and full garments. Knitting For Dummies, 2nd Edition, will not only enhance the skills you already have, it’ll teach you new ones, from expert knitters who will guide you every step of the way. You’ll be on your way to knitting a new wardrobe in no time!

 

About Tracy Barr

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Ann Budd is an editor and former managing editor of "Interweave Knits," She is the author of "Getting Started Knitting Socks,"" The Knitter's Handy Book of Patterns,"" and The Knitter's Handy Book of Sweater Patterns,"" "" "and the coauthor of "Bag Style,"" Lace Style,"" and Wrap Style," She lives in Boulder, Colorado. Pam Allen is the editor in chief of "Interweave Knits" and the author of "Knitting for Dummies,"" and the coauthor of Lace Style,"" Scarf Style," and "Wrap Style," Her designs have been published in many magazines and were featured in "Knitting in America," She lives in Portland, Maine. Ann Budd is a best-selling author of many books and is also the coauthor of a variety of books in the Style series. She has extensive editorial background and currently lives in Boulder, Colorado.
 
Published November 24, 2008 by For Dummies. 392 pages
Genres: Crafts, Hobbies & Home, Humor & Entertainment, Literature & Fiction. Non-fiction

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