150 Scandinavian Motifs: The Knitter's Directory
150 Scandinavian Motifs: The Knitter's
Attention all knitters! 150 Scandinavian Motifs is an inspirational collection of favorite motifs found in the traditional knitting of Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Iceland, and the Faeroe Islands. Included in this collection are colorful designs for:StarsHeartsFlowersBirds & animalsGeometric patternsAnd, more! Each motif is shown as a hand-knitted swatch, illustrated with clear life-sized photographs, and accompanied by easy-to-read color charts and reverse colorway suggestions.With clear details on reading color charts and a full review of techniques for two-color knitting, this book also gives advice on incorporating Scandinavian motifs into a variety of different projects, allowing you to create unique designs. It also includes guidance on choosing yarns, use of color, and finishing techniques to help you hone your knitting skills and create stylish projects!
- Brand: Interweave
- ASIN: 1596688556
Knit a Vintage Christmas: 22 Stocking, Ornament, and Gift Patterns from Christmas Past
Knit a Vintage Christmas: 22 Stocking, Ornament, and
Nothing sparks nostalgia like Christmastime. We watch the holiday classics like It's a Wonderful Life and pull out our same decorations each year because we love the memories they bring. The patterns in Knit a Vintage Christmas will both evoke memories of bygone eras and become heirloom decorations you will use year after year. Some of the patterns in this book are classics--vintage patterns updated for the modern knitter--and some are new patterns with a vintage feel. All will inspire your Christmas spirit--now and for years to come!12 classic stocking patterns with modern charts and knitting instructionsWoodland Wreath with patterns for various components you can use to create your one-of-a-kind wreath with owls, hedgehogs, toadstools, and morePatterns for vintage knit gifts like Scandinavian star slippers, a hobby horse, a Santa pajama case, holly hat, and moreA holiday knits collection you will turn to year after year
- ASIN: 0811714942
- UPC: 011557014945
60 Crocheted Snowflakes (Dover Knitting, Crochet, Tatting, Lace)
60 Crocheted Snowflakes (Dover Knitting, Crochet, Tatting,
Few objects evoke the spirit of Christmas and a holiday atmosphere more effectively than light and airy snowflakes. Now, with this unusually extensive and comprehensive collection of patterns, crocheters can add exquisitely shaped "snow gems" to their treasure chest of festive ornaments.Delicate snowflake patterns, infinite in form and amazingly symmetrical, are among the most popular designs with today's needleworkers. The 60 motifs in this collection, based on photographs of actual snowflakes from the book Snow Crystals by W. A. Bentley and W. L. J. Humphreys, include simple shapes for beginners, as well as intricate and challenging motifs for the more advanced. Eye-catching patterns include star-shaped wheels, exotic flower-like webs, six-side jewels of intricately worked threads, and a kaleidoscope of lacy arms and elaborate fern-like compositions.Ideal for decorating Christmas trees, windows, and packages, or for framing, the snowflake patterns included here come with complete directions and finely detailed illustrations; and unlike nature's fragile, short-lived crystals, these inexpensive ornaments will be a joy to behold for years to come.
- ASIN: 0486253937
- UPC: 800759253937
AlterKnit Stitch Dictionary: 200 Modern Knitting Motifs
AlterKnit Stitch Dictionary: 200 Modern Knitting
Break the rules--knit outside the lines!AlterKnit Stitch Dictionary takes an unexpected look at stranded colorwork with 200 new motifs. These non-traditional colorwork charts are perfect for the creative knitter looking to break away from the ordinary. Derived from graphic design elements, these fresh motifs include everything from geometric mountains, waves, and spirals to modern bikes, skulls, and sheep. Dive into stranded colorwork with confidence with a section on reading charts, working floats, and choosing colors. Learn how stranded colorwork can be used in design with five accompanying projects including mitts, cowls, and sweaters. Plus, use your imagination to modify, deconstruct, and combine the unique motifs to create your own designs. Be inspired to break the rules and use charts in creative ways with AlterKnit Stitch Dictionary.
- Brand: Interweave
- ASIN: 1632505533
- UPC: 812787023864
Jorid Linvik's Big Book of Christmas Knits: Over 70 Scandinavian Holiday Patterns
Jorid Linvik's Big Book of Christmas Knits: Over
Jorid Linvik, bestselling author of Big Book of Knitted Mittens and Big Book of Knitted Socks, is back with an all-new collection of patterns: over 70 projects bursting with holiday cheer! Including gifts and accessories of all sizes, from garments to home décor, plus toys, Christmas ornaments, and so much more―enough to keep knitters of all skill levels busy all year round. Whether you’re a planner who preps for Christmas months in advance, or you’re looking for a fast, fun gift at the last minute, the perfect pattern is waiting for you, with Jorid’s trademark flair, color, and sense of style.
- ASIN: 1570769524
Crochet for Christmas: 29 Patterns for Handmade Holiday Decorations and Gifts
Crochet for Christmas: 29 Patterns for Handmade Holiday
Decorate your home for the holidays with festive crocheted decorations, ornaments, and Christmas cozies! Need a quick holiday gift? This book has you covered there, too, with cute crocheted hats, cowls, and other accessories that work up in a jiffy.29 crochet patterns for Christmas dÃ©cor and stylish accessoriesPatterns created by members of the Design Wars Challenge, a group of crocheters who compete for votes in various Design Challenges and work together to expand the style of modern crochetColorful and fun to crochet patterns include Reindeer Basket, Penguin Ornaments, Catching Stars Shawl, Braided Cables Christmas Stocking, Spice Hood, Fair Isle Hedgehog, and many others
- ASIN: 0811714780
- UPC: 011557014785
Keepsake Christmas Stockings: A Coordinated Collection to Knit
Keepsake Christmas Stockings: A Coordinated Collection to
Knitters will enjoy this scalable pattern and 15 unique holiday designs from which to build a coordinated collection of Christmas stockings for family and friends. The easy to use, lay flat binding, opens to full color grids, instructions and color work tips and techniques helpful to knitters of all levels. Make a personalized collection that will bring memories year after year. Christmas Stockings aren't just for Christmas. They make the most wonderful gifts for birthdays and weddings. If you are sock knitter, just think, you only have to knit one. If you are new to socks, learns some techniques that will make your first pair of socks easy. The pattern is scalable and works with most yarns. Size is determined by the weight of the yarn you choose.
- ASIN: 0615293468
55 Christmas Balls to Knit: Colorful Festive Ornaments--Tree Decorations, Centerpieces, Wreaths, Window Dressings
55 Christmas Balls to Knit: Colorful Festive Ornaments--Tree
Inspired by traditional Norwegian knitwear, these designs for holiday ornaments integrate the old with the new. With crafts based on the authors' original designs, this guide gives knitters the chance to craft their very own versions of these playful decorations. Each pattern can easily be adapted to hats, mittens, or even sweaters by the extra creative crafter.
- Brand: Brand: Trafalgar Square Books
- ASIN: 1570764875
- UPC: 499991612024
Scandinavian Christmas Stockings: Classic Designs to Knit for the Holiday
Scandinavian Christmas Stockings: Classic Designs to Knit for
Bright holiday colors and motifs abound in this treasury of Christmas stocking patterns inspired by traditional Scandinavian designs. Detailed pattern charts, including a complete alphabet for personalizing stockings with family member names, and designs to create a stocking cap, patterned mittens, and whimsical leg warmers accompany the unique stocking designs included within. Knitters will enjoy creating handmade Christmas decorations that are sure to become treasured family heirlooms.
- Brand: Brand: Trafalgar Square Books
- ASIN: 1570766290
Big Book of Loom Knitting: Learn to Loom Knit
Big Book of Loom Knitting: Learn to Loom
Big Book of Loom Knitting: Learn to Loom Knit Knitting looms are amazingly easy to use, and they're available in a wide variety of shapes and sizes. Look at the stylish knits you can create--without knitting needles! All the basic instructions are here. You can make hats, wraps, and a cozy blanket with sleeves (inspired by those popular fleece cover-ups sold on TV!). There are slippers, scarves, a felted tote, and mitts that convert to handwarmers. Kids will go ape over the sock monkey earflap hat and pocket scarf! It's a snap to find the information you need, because the projects include page references for the techniques you'll use. Dozens of photos show how simple it is to make all 18 of these exciting designs by Kathy Norris on round or straight looms!
- Color: Big Book Of Loom Knitting
- Brand: LEISURE ARTS
- ASIN: 1609003535
- UPC: 028906056044
Knit Christmas Stockings, 2nd Edition: 19 Patterns for Stockings & Ornaments
Knit Christmas Stockings, 2nd Edition: 19 Patterns for
Make this holiday one your family will remember forever! With these 19 simple and fun patterns, even first-time knitters can create beautiful Christmas stockings for everyone on Santa’s list. Gwen W. Steege offers innovative ideas for crafting unique stockings full of personality, regardless of whether you’re looking for wacky or whimsical, classically beautiful or daintily darling. Transform smaller skeins and project leftovers into ministockings for pets or tree ornaments. Clear some room on the mantle and knit yourself a merry little Christmas.
- Brand: Storey Publishing, LLC
- ASIN: 1612122523
- UPC: 499991625437
Comfort and Joy: 14 Quilts for Christmas (That Patchwork Place)
Comfort and Joy: 14 Quilts for Christmas (That
Make Christmas come alive in these festive quilts! Bestselling author Mary Hickey shares her signature style in designs that will instantly fill your home with the holiday spirit.Find a world of Christmas joy in pieced and appliquéd delights featuring angels, snowmen, and sparkling starsChoose from 14 projects in various sizes, including lap quilts, table runners, and a unique bannerFind bright colors mixed with traditional designs, all sure to be cherished each time the calendar turns to the holidays
- Brand: Brand: That Patchwork Place
- ASIN: 1564777634
365 Days of Crochet: 365 Crochet Patterns DIY Book for 365 Days
365 Days of Crochet: 365 Crochet Patterns DIY
Crochet: 365 Days of Crochet: 365 Crochet Patterns for 365 DaysSPECIAL BONUS: Over 45 Holiday Crochet Patterns at the back of this book.Do you love to crochet, but you don’t have a lot of time to get involved with big projects? This doesn’t mean that you can’t still enjoy your favorite hobby. All you need to do is find patterns that you can make up in a few hours. There are loads of great patterns out there that you can whip up easily while you’re sitting around watching television, riding in a car on a long trip, or in your spare time (if you actually have any). In this 365 Days of Crochet e-book, we are giving you a whole year’s worth of patterns, and each one can be made in a single day. In fact, you can make many of these patterns in a couple of hours or less, although you may want to set aside 5-6 hours if you plan on trying some of the bigger projects like blankets and ponchos. Seriously: You will find loads of great ideas for items for your home, wearables, gifts, and a whole lot more. So, grab your crochet hooks and yarn, and start the year off right with a special pattern for every day of the year.Download Your Copy Right Now!
- ASIN: B013Q812BI
Whimsical Stitches: A Modern Makers Book of Amigurumi Crochet Patterns
Whimsical Stitches: A Modern Makers Book of Amigurumi
Explore Amigurumi, the Japanese art of crochet design, with 30 unique and darling patterns. Whether a novice or an experienced crocheter, anyone can pick up a needle and complete these cuddly creations. Author and amigurumi guru Lauren Espy inspires crocheters with her easy-to-follow patterns, pictures, and helpful instructions. Lauren always takes the patterns one step at a time to ensure that your finished product is as cute as the creation on the page! In Whimsical Stitches: A Modern Makers Book of Amigurumi Crochet Patterns, amigurumi is explored through thirty simple, fanciful patterns in a variety of themes, including: In the Garden At the Aquarium Down on the Farm At the Bakery Brighten a room with flowers that won’t wilt, bring cheer to your table with colorful fruits that won’t attract flies, and add cuddly friends to a baby’s collection of favorite toys.
- ASIN: 1944515631
Easy Knitted Bears: Knitting patterns for bears and outfits
Easy Knitted Bears: Knitting patterns for bears and
Learn to knit your own gorgeous bears with these easy-to-follow knitting patterns from bestselling knitting writer Fiona Goble. The patterns are suitable for almost everyone, whether adventurous beginner or expert. You can create a single-colour bear, a two-tone bear, a striped bear and even a panda – all from one basic pattern. There are also instructions to create a host of clothes, including bride & groom outfits, a graduation outfit, a Santa costume, a ballet outfit, and a sports outfit. If you’re after a cute dress, nightshirt, coat, hat, sweater or dungarees – you’ll find patterns for these, too. The designs can be personalized and you can ‘mix and match’ items to create the perfect gift, not just for new babies and children, but for all bear lovers and almost any occasion! The teddy bears and outfits are all knitted using light worsted/double knitting/8-ply yarn and size US3 (3.25mm) straight knitting needles. The bears are about 7in/18cm tall. The patterns include both US and UK knitting terms.INTERVIEW WITH THE AUTHORWHEN DID YOU LEARN TO KNIT?More years’ ago than I now care to remember! My Mum’s twin sister Sheelagh taught me when I was about seven years old, just before she emigrated from the UK to Canada.HOW DO YOU GET YOUR IDEAS?Partly from the toys a...
- ASIN: B06XSMMY29