Teach Yourself VISUALLY Knitting has been one of the topknitting primers on the market since its publication five yearsago. Now, updated with brand-new patterns, even more helpfulphotos, and expanded coverage of knitting techniques, TeachYourself VISUALLY Knitting, 2nd Edition, is the go-to knittingbook for crafters who learn faster by seeing and doing than bywading through tedious instruction books.
You'll get visual guidance on the basic knit and purl stitchesand advance to bobbles, cables, lace, and fancy color work. Photoby photo and stitch by stitch, you'll learn how to knit socks,hats, mittens, sweaters, and more.Concise two-page lessons show you all the steps to a skill andare ideal for quick reviewDetailed color photos demonstrate each step, and helpful tipsprovide additional guidanceOther titles by Turner: Knitting VISUAL Quick Tips andTeach Yourself VISUALLY Knitting Design
Packed with step-by-step instructions and fun, innovativepatterns, Teach Yourself VISUALLY Knitting, 2nd Edition,will have you creating masterpieces in no time!
Concise two-page lessons show you all the steps to a skill and areideal for quick review
* Each skill or techniqueis defined and described
* Detailed color photos demonstrate each step
* Step-by-step instructions accompany each photo
* Helpful tips provide additional guidance
Knitting Stitches VISUAL Encyclopedia gives you quick visual access to a comprehensive collection of stitch combinations that enable you to create your own designs or modify existing patterns with ease. Each stitch is accompanied by a full-color photo and diagram to make learning even easier, while sidebars guide you through tricky parts of various stitch patterns.
knit and purl patterns • ribs • bobbles and textured stitches • slipstitch patterns • twist-stitch patterns • cables • drop-stitch, eyelet, and lace patterns • borders and edgings • color knitting patterns
Precise master patterns show you all the steps involved inconstructing handknitsMaster patterns give instructions for multiple sizes andgaugesA number of shaping, edgings, and stitch patterns accompanyeach master patternHelpful tips provide additional guidanceTables take the work out of knitting mathStep-by-step instructions accompany each photoColor photos, illustrations, and diagrams demonstrate importantconcepts