Baby Gifts to Knit

Over 60 Sweet and Soft Patterns for Baby's First Two Years


Author: The Editors of Marie Claire Idees

Publisher: Trafalgar Square Pub

ISBN: 9781570766848

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 160

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Shares patterns from the Marie Claire collection for knitting clothing and gifts for infants, including hats, sweaters, booties, blankets, pillows, and stuffed animals.

Simple Knits for Cherished Babies


Author: Erika Knight

Publisher: Pavilion Books

ISBN: 1910231894

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

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A knitted gift for a new baby is a time-honoured tradition. Grandparents, in particular, are always keen to offer to knit for the new addition to the family. Erika Knight, in this marvellous new take on a traditional craft, shows how to create baby knits that are both delightfully soft and luxurious, but also simple and modern in style.

Knitting for Baby

30 Heirloom Projects with Complete How-to-Knit Instructions


Author: Melanie Falick,Kristin Nicholas

Publisher: Open Road Media

ISBN: 1453268138

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 160

View: 9146

Knitting for Baby provides knitters of all levels with everything they need to create handmade expressions of love for those special babies in their lives. Master hand-knitting designer Kristin Nicholas and bestselling author Melanie Falick offer 30 fresh, irresistible designs sized for infants to two-year-olds, step-by-step instructions and illustrations, and a comprehensive how-to-knit section for those new to the craft. From booties and blankets to toys and sweaters, the exquisite projects showcase contemporary colors and luscious natural fibers that are as soft as a baby’s skin. Each of the patterns is clearly written and thoroughly tested and is accompanied by beautiful, hand-painted illustrations of the skills required, from casting on the first stitch to colorwork, cables, and finishing details. Engaging color photographs by acclaimed baby photographer Ross Whitaker show the finished garments and accessories being worn and enjoyed by a charming cast of babies being their naturally delightful selves. Originally published in 2002, Knitting for Baby has sold more than 40,000 copies in hardcover. The new paperback reissue of this timeless book is sure to find an even broader audience of knitters, both novice and expert.

Knit Lace & Leaves for Baby


Author: Jeannine Laroche

Publisher: Leisure Arts

ISBN: 1601408374

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 24

View: 7619

Step-by-step instructions on knitting sweaters, hats, and blankets for babies.

Vogue Knitting Baby Gifts


Author: Trisha Malcolm

Publisher: Sixth & Spring Books

ISBN: 9781573890274

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 95

View: 7914

Remember the warm feeling of knitting for a new life, and how precious your present was to the new parents? Recapture that special emotion with these baby-perfect patterns, in a handy carry-along book. Every one is a keepsake: jumpers, dresses, blankets, bibs, heirloom bonnets, booties, and toys. More than 20 delightful reasons to grab your needles and yarn along with your briefcase. “Excellent instructions and illustrations.”—Library Journal.

Baby Washcloths to Knit


Author: Melissa Bergland Burnham

Publisher: Leisure Arts

ISBN: 1601403232

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 12

View: 4748

A tender touch and a little splash of color -- Melissa Bergland Burnham knows what Baby likes at bath time! These 9 knit washcloths are patterned with friendly shapes, created with easy knit and purl stitches. Cotton yarn makes these durable designs soft enough for an infant's skin. Trims are optional, but may include a bow or a pom-pom. Want to see a new mom's eyes light up? Gift her with a selection of the sweet cloths, all bundled up with popular products for Baby's bath. 9 washcloths made using cotton medium/worsted weight yarn and size 7 straight knitting needles: Sailboat, Little Lamb, Baby Bunny, Butterfly, Rubber Ducky, Stork, Baby Bottle, Baby Buggy, and Rocking Horse. Each cloth is approximately 7 square. Baby Washcloths to Knit (Leisure Arts #4352)

Easy Knitting for Baby

More Favorites from Grammy


Author: Doreen L. Marquart

Publisher: Martingale

ISBN: 1604682302

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 64

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Prolific designer Doreen L. Marquart presents an outstanding new collection of knitted baby patterns. With Doreen's stylish designs, knitting for Baby just got a lot more fun! Stitch everything from a boy's hat and bomber-style jacket to an heirloom christening gown, blankets, booties, mittens, pullovers, cardigans, and Baby's first Christmas stocking Choose from more than 14 adorable designs in sizes from newborn to 24 months Create small, quick-to-knit projects that are terrific for a baby shower or last-minute gift

Gramma Nancy's Animal Hats (and Booties, Too!)

Knitted Gifts for Babies and Children


Author: Nancy Nielsen

Publisher: Potter Craft

ISBN: 0804185204

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 160

View: 4506

Everyone needs a hat! But why settle for just any old hat? Knit up the cutest little animal hats and booties, including a pair of elephants, a cheeky monkey, and an adorable bunny hat with matching paws. These fun and fabulous animal hats will delight new parents, and they're a snap to knit. Sized from newborn to 12 years old, the 19 projects in this book are designed to grow with kids and become their go-to favorite hats. All the hats and booties are both beginner-friendly and budget-friendly, using machine-washable acrylic yarn and time-tested knitting techniques for quick baby shower and children's gifts. Even if you're new to knitting, Gramma Nancy's Animal Hats (and Booties, Too!) provides encouraging words of advice and plenty of clever shortcuts. With Gramma Nancy's tried-and-true patterns, you'll find just the inspiration you need for your own knit-with-love creations.

Creative Makers: Simple Crochet

With 35 vintage-vibe projects for your handmade life


Author: Sara Sinaguglia

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 184533809X

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 144

View: 5099

Portable, pretty and quick to learn - crochet is back in vogue and Sara Sinaguglia is one of its most talented advocates. Taking her inspiration and palette from her country cottage home and the glorious Dorset landscape that surrounds it, Sara has created 35 easy-to-make crochet projects for in and around the home. The book begins with step-by-step photographs demonstrating how easy it is to teach yourself to crochet. From cushions, coasters and bags to toys, scarves and her now famous apple cosies, bring a little of Sara's stylish vintage vibe into your crafting life. Gorgeous photography by top lifestyle photographer Yuki Sugiura captures the sheer pleasure of turning a few balls of richly coloured yarn into something individual. Never has crochet looked so beautiful!