A Knitter's Dozen


Author: Rick Mondragon,Alexis Xenakis,Elaine Rowley,XRX Books

Publisher: XRX Books

ISBN: 9781933064000

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 90

View: 6497

The best ideas for hats from "Knitter's Magazine" are featured in this project book, providing knitters with an opportunity to learn while they create. Includes 18 hat projects ranging in complexity from beginning through advanced skill levels.

More Than a Dozen

Hats & Beanies


Author: Carri Hammett

Publisher: Annie's

ISBN: 9781592173938

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 48

View: 937

"Hats to knit for those you love ... 15 hip projects"--Cover.

Knitted Beanies & Slouchy Hats

31 Original Designs to Suit Your Style & Attitude


Author: Diane Serviss

Publisher: Stackpole Books

ISBN: 0811713784

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 144

View: 2221

In Knitted Beanies & Slouchy Hats, Diane Serviss, the design force behind the fantastically successful Pixiebell, offers up 31 original designs in an incredible range of styles, utilizing a wide variety of textured stitches and colorwork techniques. • Beanies and slouchy hats have been and continue to be the fashion-forward choice for casual, comfortable headgear for both women and men, including many celebrities like Katie Holmes, Taylor Swift, Rihanna, Justin Timberlake, Brad Pitt, and Harry Styles • Designs feature colorwork like Fair Isle and argyle and textured stitches like cables, broken rib, and lace patterns, well as making use of popular self-striping yarns •All original photography, shot on the streets of Brooklyn

Elizabeth Zimmermann's Knitter's Almanac

The Commemorative Edition


Author: Elizabeth Zimmermann

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486479129

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 154

View: 9099

This expanded hardcover edition of a perennial bestseller presents 23 patterns from one of America's most creative knitters. Classic projects for Aran sweaters, mittens, moccasins, and other items can be followed by intermediate to advanced knitters or adapted into original works. New features include color photos of the finished patterns, sizing charts, and more.

Itty-Bitty Hats

Cute and Cuddly Caps to Knit for Babies and Toddlers


Author: Susan B. Anderson

Publisher: Artisan Books

ISBN: 157965455X

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 176

View: 6509

Beautifully rendered, heartbreakingly adorable, and wonderfully wacky knitted caps for newborns and toddlers Thirty-eight million Americans knit, and that number grows every day. The baby hat is the perfect project for knitters of any level, with enchanting patterns that are easy enough for rank beginners but also interesting enough for the most accomplished needle wielders, in yarns that range from silk and linen to cashmere and mohair. Susan Anderson’s Itty-Bitty Hats presents thirty-eight irresistible designs for infants and toddlers—fun, hip, creative patterns with decorative flourishes that are witty, whimsical, and undeniably unique. The projects are arranged by order of difficulty and accompanied by beautiful photographs, instructive how-to illustrations, and utterly clear instructions (with no confusing abbreviations or insider shorthand). Anderson also provides an indispensable introductory section on stitches, materials, equipment, terminology, and techniques, allowing even the most inexperienced knitter to get started confidently. Made for boys and girls, by parents and grandparents, aunts and even uncles, and, of course, best friends, the handmade hat is the perfect shower or birth or birthday gift—and Itty-Bitty Hats is the perfect gift for any knitter.

New Knits on the Block

A Guide to Knitting what Kids Really Want


Author: Vickie Howell

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

ISBN: 9781402720659

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 120

View: 1398

Top designers contribute a a variety of original, playful, and entertaining projects to knit for children, including such items as a wizard's hat, princess crown, mermaid dress up, pirate bath set, alien tooth fairy pillows, and more. Original.

First Time Stranded Knitting

Step-by-step Basics Plus 2 Projects


Author: Lori Ihnen

Publisher: Creative Pub International

ISBN: 1589239040

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 32

View: 4821

"This material originally appeared in the book Colorwork for Adventurous Knitters (ISBN: 978-1-58923-706-3) by Lori Ihnen."--Back cover.

Last Wool and Testament

A Haunted Yarn Shop Mystery


Author: Molly MacRae

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101599529

Category: Fiction

Page: 352

View: 5888

In this mystery in the Haunted Yarn Shop series, Kath Rutledge is about to learn the true meaning of TGIF—Thank Goodness It’s Fiber.… That’s the name of the spunky group of fiber and needlework artists founded by Ivy McClellan, Kath’s beloved grandmother. Though Ivy has recently passed on, the members still meet regularly at her fiber and fabric shop, The Weaver’s Cat, which Kath has now inherited. But that’s only the first in a series of surprises when Kath returns to the small town of Blue Plum, Tennessee, to settle her grandmother’s affairs. There’s been a murder, and it turns out her grandmother was the prime suspect. Before she can begin to clear Ivy’s name, Kath encounters a looming presence in the form of a gloomy ghost. It turns out the specter has just as much interest in solving the murder as Kath. So, with a little help from the members of TGIF—and a stubborn spirit from beyond—she sets out to unravel the clues and hook the real killer...