Classic Knits: more than 100 beautiful projects.
(free pattern download at DK Canada for the gorgeous Lace Patterned Wrap!)
An all-in-one guide to knitting for just about anything and everything knitters want to make, Classic Knits covers equipment, techniques, stitch patterns, and includes more than twenty designs for cute things to craft and warm things to wear.
Whether it's a new earflap hat or bright, cozy socks, Classic Knits will be the knitting "recipe book" crafters keep on their shelves for years to come.
Classic Knits makes an amazing gift for that new to experienced knitter in your life! I know that I would LOVE to find this under the Christmas tree! This book covers everything from knit stitch tutorials to the over 100 beautiful projects ranging from mens, womens, children, housewares, etc..
Baby Knits Made Easy - More than 50 projects!
(free pattern download at DK Canada for Beanie with Ears!)
From a sweet bobble pom-pom hat and charming mittens, to a Fair Isle jumper and cuddly rabbit toy, Baby Knits Made Easy shares more than 50 easy projects for knitters.
Beginners will welcome the techniques overview, as well as projects that can be whipped out in just a few hours, while experienced knitters will be inspired by the advanced patterns. Each craft is beautifully and appealingly photographed for extra inspiration, and with options for making projects for boys, girls, babies, and toddlers, Baby Knits Made Easy is perfect for anyone wanting to knit something lovely for a child.
This was my absolute favourite book from this lot, even though there will be no more babies here! It seem that there is always a new baby on the way from friends or family and this sweet book has some amazing patterns in it to create beautiful thoughtful gifts! Over 50 patterns ranging from beginner to experienced.
Knit Step by Step - More than 150 techniques and stitch patterns with 10 easy projects.
Taking knitters step by step through every beginner technique — from the basic knit and purl stitches to lace and cables — Knit Step by Step is the perfect pocket companion for new knitters.
Providing the essential information to start creating beautiful projects immediately, Knit Step by Step is an easy-to-master and colorfully illustrated reference that will reinforce good techniques and inspire creativity.
Includes the essential equipment and materials, photographed and fully explained, techniques with simple-to- follow, detailed instructions, and handy galleries that provide a quick visual reference to all stitches and patterns featured.
** On now until Oct 15th, DK Canada has included these books (and other awesome crafting books) in their Craft Boutique. All books featured in the craft boutique are 30% off, and as always orders over $50 receive FREE SHIPPING! **
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