Knitted Lace of Estonia with DVD: Techniques, Patterns, and Traditions
Knitted Lace of Estonia with DVD: Techniques, Patterns,
Deepen your knowledge of lace knitting with 14 Estonian, heirloom quality lace patterns from Nancy Bush in a new edition of her bestselling book Knitted Lace of Estonia. Now with a bonus 1-hour DVD, Knitted Lace of Estonia will teach you about traditional lace-knitting techniques, such as:Traditional twig, peacock, and lily of the valley patterns and their variations.Different ways to make the distinctive nupp, or subdued bobble.Modern adaptations of the classic ways of constructing shawls and scarves and adding lace edges. On the new bonus DVD, Nancy explores the knitting traditions of Estonia, as well as offers in-depth instructions for the book's patterns and techniques, as well as designing an Estonian-style shawl, stole or scarf from beginning to end.
- Brand: Interweave
- ASIN: 1596683155
The Magic of Shetland Lace Knitting: Stitches, Techniques, and Projects for Lighter-than-Air Shawls & More (Knit & Crochet)
The Magic of Shetland Lace Knitting: Stitches, Techniques,
The ethereal beauty and intricacy of Shetland lace knitting might seem beyond the powers of the everyday knitter, but the skills needed are within the reach of everyone who can knit, purl, cast on, and bind off. The Magic of Shetland Lace Knitting is designed to take the novice knitter from their first "yarn over" through the steps needed to master the more complex patterns. The techniques are introduced with clear step-by-step instructions, charts, and detailed photographs of knitted samples. Aimed primarily at beginners, more experienced knitters will also appreciate the way the book organizes the stitches, allowing for easy substitution of patterns. Those interested in different lace traditions will be excited by the collection of specifically-Shetland stitches. And as more knitters want to stretch themselves and learn new techniques, this book will be a useful guide aimed at helping these knitters take their first steps in making a Shetland lace project. Included are all the traditional Shetland motifs, patterns, and insertions including Cat's Paw, Candlelight, Horse Shoe, and many more. With suggestions for how to work the different stitches into elegant and traditional Shetland Lace accessories such as scarves, hats, and shawls. Atmospheric photographs taken in the wild Sco...
- Brand: Griffin
- ASIN: 1250039088
Easy Lace Knits: All You Need to Know to Start Knitting Lace & 20 Simply Beautiful Patterns
Traditional Knitted Lace Shawls
Traditional Knitted Lace
Timeless and beautiful shawls from Ireland, Scotland, and Wales in an array of shapes with openwork, textured stitches, and lace edgings. Everything you need to know to design and knit your own shawls is provided, including detailed instructions for eight shawls.
- Brand: Interweave
- ASIN: 1883010489
Sock-Yarn Shawls II: 16 Patterns for Lace Knitting
Sock-Yarn Shawls II: 16 Patterns for Lace
Best-selling author Jen Lucas presents an all-new selection of striking patterns for luscious sock yarns, following the overwhelming success of Sock-Yarn Shawls. Discover designs for everyone from confident beginners to advanced knitters. Patterns range from small shawlettes to large circular shawls, and many are made from a single skein.16 pretty new patterns for single-colored and multicolored shawls--enjoy lots of optionsShawl constructions include top down, bottom up, crescent, short row, and circularBegin with the basics and move on to create designs with attach-as-you-go lace borders
- ASIN: B00SA2D5N4
The Gossamer Webs Design Collection: Three Orenburg Shawls to Knit
The Gossamer Webs Design Collection: Three Orenburg Shawls
Presenting three classic Orenburg-style lace patterns in written form for the very first time. Created from a series of basic elements and patterns handed down from generation to generation from the Orenburg region of Russia, Galina Khmeleva has worked with these talented craftspeople to bring you these unique knitted masterpieces. Create your own heirloom shawl following step-by-step instructions and charts laid out for ease of knitting from bottom to top.
- Brand: Interweave
- ASIN: 188301087X
Wrapped in Comfort: Knitted Lace Shawls
Wrapped in Comfort: Knitted Lace
Create these romantic shawls and scarves with fabulous fibers; then wrap yourself up in the inspiring stories behind the designs.Create 12 beautiful shawls in half-circle or full-circle shapes, plus four scarves Â· Find projects for beginning to experienced knittersChoose from leaves, clovers, flowers, and other classic lace motifsGorgeous designs will provide the comfort-- real-life tales will warm the heart.
- ASIN: 1564777510
Shawl Design in Plain English: Advanced Shawl Shapes: How to design your own knitted shawls including pattern templates for circlular, annular, crescent and Faroese shawls
Shawl Design in Plain English: Advanced Shawl Shapes:
Are You Ready to Learn How To Design Your Own Shawls? Welcome to Shawl Design in Plain English, the Ultimate Crash Course on Shawl Design! Are you ready to discover how to create your own shawl knitting patterns? Are you ready to learn how to turn your ideas for shawls into knitting patterns that sell? If you answer is a resounding 'Yes!', then this crash course on shawl design is definitely for you. Maybe you are an amateur just getting started, or perhaps you already know a few things about this amazing craft and you'd like to reach the next level. Don't worry, this course will approach shawl design from both starting points. The idea is to get all the necessary skills to learn how to design shawls in almost no time. You will learn from the ABCS of shawl knitting (the necessary supplies that you need, all the stitches, all about yarn weights, and much more) to advance techniques that can help you to make your own shawl knitting patterns. Want to hear the best part? Every shawl shape covered in this book comes with a pattern template (a recipe!) you can use as a starting point for your own designs. You will be able to design shawls we can be proud of! The idea is very simple. You will learn shawl design from zero to hero. We will go from the root to the top of this amazing...
- ASIN: B013M2N6V2
Scarves, Shrugs & Shawls: 22 Knitted Designs with Their Special Techniques (Knit & Crochet)
Scarves, Shrugs & Shawls: 22 Knitted Designs with
Scarves and wraps are the perfect canvases for experimenting with new stitches and practicing new techniques. From well-respected Rowan Yarn designer Sarah Hatton with Sharon Brant as the technical editor, Wraps, Shawls & Scarves to Knit offers over twenty-five easy-to-make and fun-to-wear designs that explore a range of knitting techniques-from gorgeous textured and cabled stitches, to intricate openwork and lace patterns, to interesting and appealing shaping. A gallery of designs features the garments photographed in full color and includes a helpful and inspiring "How to Wear It" section, showcasing the myriad ways to wrap your shawl, twist your neck warmer, or tie your scarf. Making these popular accessories even more versatile so you can wear them over and over, and still keep them looking fresh! Step-by-step instructions and close-up photography are given for all the techniques covered-from knitting in the round, increasing and decreasing, making edgings, adding beading, and more. Plus, additional ideas and tips for tweaking the designs expands the options for creating your own customized adaptations. All the projects are knit with sumptuous Rowan yarn in a range of weights and types, so you can always throw on one of your designs, no matter what the season. For innovative ...
- ASIN: 1250024943
Knitted Shawls, Stoles, and Scarves "Print on Demand Edition"
Knitted Shawls, Stoles, and Scarves "Print on Demand
Wrap yourself in cozy comfort with these elegant fashion accessories all have something special in common-a great fit! Nineteen gorgeous projects range from simple shapes that beginners will appreciate to stitch patterns and techniques that advanced knitters will love. Choose from 19 glamorous wraps, such as Interlocking Diamonds Scarf, Textured Squares Mohair Shawl, Cabled Stole, and Lavender Linen Lace Scarf. Learn several new knitting concepts as you knit-start with simpler projects, and then move on to more advanced projects to perfect your skills. Find charts and written stitch patterns, basic knitting techniques, and an informative reference section.
- Brand: Brand: Martingale Company
- ASIN: 1564773310
Wrapped in Lace: Knitted Heirloom Designs from Around the World
Wrapped in Lace: Knitted Heirloom Designs from Around
The spectacular knitted lace designs of New Zealand designer Margaret Stove are truly the pinnacle of the craft. In Wrapped in Lace, dive into Margaret's love for learning and creating knitted lace, then begin your own journey to master lace knitting with 12 original patterns.To appreciate the history of knitted lace, follow Margaret's quest to design and knit the legendary "wedding ring shawl"--a large lace shawl so fine and delicate that it can be drawn through a wedding ring. Wrapped in Lace shares the art of designing patterns and the characteristics of lace traditions from around the world.Framed by an engaging narrative of learning to create knitted lace from scratch, Wrapped in Lace describes each set of lace techniques, patterns, and traditions in depth and offers Margaret's spectacular patterns for lace shawls, stoles, and scarves. These projects illustrate knitted lace from the Faroe Islands, Shetland Islands, Orenburg, Estonia, and lace motifs of New Zealand, as well as more contemporary European work. As an added bonus, Wrapped in Lace includes Margaret's tips for preserving, restoring, and remaking knitted lace heirlooms.
- Brand: Interweave
- ASIN: 1596682272
More Lovely Knitted Lace: Contemporary Patterns in Geometric Shapes
More Lovely Knitted Lace: Contemporary Patterns in Geometric
Brooke Nico, author of Lovely Knitted Lace and a nationally known lace teacher and designer, presents 16 new projects that offer a fresh and original take on lace knitting. Think sweaters, capelets, tunics and cowls, knit in yarns both thick and thin—contemporary designs that give knitters a wealth of new possibilities. Organized by overall shape—circle, square, triangle, and rectangle—these lovely garments will change the way you look at lace knitting. Step-by-step illustrations clearly explain any advanced techniques, while every pattern regardless of difficulty contains both written and charted instructions. Carrie Hoge, well known for her images for the Quince & Co yarn brand, contributes gorgeous and inspiring photos.
- Brand: Lark Books
- ASIN: 1454709189
- UPC: 499993351211
Big Yarn, Beautiful Lace Knits: 20 Shawls, Hats, Ponchos, and More in Bulky Yarn
Big Yarn, Beautiful Lace Knits: 20 Shawls, Hats,
Lace gets a whole new look!Lace has traditionally been knit in finer weight yarns to create airy, delicate designs. But when knit in bulky yarns, lace becomes bold, graphic, and dramatic. Working with thicker yarns also makes the projects move along more quickly and the lace repeats shorter, so it's easy to learn new stitches and techniques. For those new to bulky yarns, Barbara Benson shows you how these yarns work best in lace designs and provides tips and tricks for reading and executing lace patterns. Then you are ready to knit any of the 20 patterns for beautiful lacy shawls, mitts, hats, cowls, blankets, and more. Gorgeous photography by Gale Zucker shows the pieces to their full, stunning effect. Get those big needles and chunky yarn ready to roll!
- ASIN: 081173787X
Vogue Knitting: Shawls & Wraps 2
Vogue Knitting: Shawls & Wraps
From the most respected name in knitting comes a second stunning and stylish collection of shawls. Vogue® Knitting Shawls & Wraps 2 contains 35 of the most iconic patterns published in the popular magazine. Knitters of every level will find the perfect technique to try, from lace and Fair Isle to the two hottest trends: beading and double-knitting. This high-quality book will become a favorite.
- Brand: Sixth Spring Books
- ASIN: 194202150X
- UPC: 499992189419
Vogue® Knitting The Ultimate Knitting Book: Completely Revised & Updated
Vogue® Knitting The Ultimate Knitting Book: Completely Revised
“An essential addition to the knitter's bookshelf.” —Library Journal (starred review)The ultimate knitting reference, from the world’s most recognized knitting magazine, gets a thorough update—including 1,600 color images and brand-new sections with techniques and designs! First published in 1989, Vogue Knitting The Ultimate Knitting Book instantly became a beloved resource for knitters. The second edition, released in 2002, further cemented its place as the most trusted knitting resource. The past 15 years have seen many exciting advances in knitting, and this update encompasses them all. It features an expanded library of cast-ons, increases, decreases, and bind-offs; in-depth sections on newly favorite techniques such as brioche, entrelac, double knitting, and mosaic knitting; and design and construction chapters that go beyond just sweaters to encompass dozens of options for hats, mittens, socks, gloves, and more than 25 shawl shapes. Comprehensive chapters cover lace and cabling, and provide even more Information than before on knitters' tools, correcting errors, finishing, embellishing, and garment care to give you a masterly understanding of every stage of knitting. With updated, revised, and fresh material throughout, 65 additional pages, and more than 1,6...
- Brand: Sterling Publishing
- ASIN: 1942021690