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Knit and Stitch for Beginners: 25 Fun & Easy Projects

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Knit and Stitch for Beginners: 25 Fun & Easy Projects by Wendy Freeman
2005 | ISBN: 0764158643 | English | 160 pages | Scan PDF | 17 MB

Knit and Stitch for Beginners: 25 Fun & Easy Projects
This easy learning book is directed exclusively at first-time knitters, inspiring confidence, and instructing beginners on basic techniques for casting stitches. From there, they progress to make useful and attractive items, including scarves, socks, tote bags, ponchos, and other good-looking things. The author gives directions for ten finished projects in all. In addition, she includes instructions for making and attaching pom-poms, tassels, covered buttons, knitted roses, and several other embellishments. Knitting novices will also discover clever ways to decorate knitted pieces with colored felt and ribbon attachments. All knitting projects are presented with detailed lists of required materials, including yarns and needles in correct sizes for the projects to be completed. With Wendy Freeman's cheerfully presented instructions and large, bright color photos on every page, here is the perfect book for beginning knitters.


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Instant Expert: Crochet

Katy Bevan, "Instant Expert: Crochet"
English | 2006 | ISBN: 1592237088 | 336 pages | PDF | 89 MB
Modern crochet design has come a long, long way from the ubiquitous granny square! The humble art of crochet has even hooked designers and fashionistas — just flip through the pages of a glossy magazine, and you're sure to find elegant crocheted items for body and home. What are you waiting for? Get hooking!

Instant Expert: Crochet gives you everything you need to learn how to master this beautiful, versatile craft. Even if you've never picked up a hook before, this book will guide you through the first stages of making a simple chain through tackling more complicated projects.

This helpful how-to includes over 30 patterns — from adorable brooches that will only take an evening to make, to more ambitious blankets that will keep you busy for some time. Each project features simple step-by-step instructions and helpful close-up photographs detailing the intricate hand work and stitches required.

Crochet is making a comeback. It's popularity with all ages makes it a trend to watch. It's fun, and easy to learn — you'll be hooked in no time!

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