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If you're anything like me you collect books for inspirational
and educational resources. I've gained most of what I know about the textile
arts from browsing books such as these so I am offering a few to you.
Book 2: The Purl
intuitive by Sally Melville. A basics-and-beyond book for knitters at all
levels with 25 more projects presenting more skills you need using details
that matter. All of the how's and why's to build your confidence and skills.
With excellent photographic illustrations of techniques this book takes you
one step further with more stylish choices, socks, mittens, and then some.
XRX The Purl Stitch $19.95
Shawls, Stoles, & Scarves
by Nancy M. Wiseman. "Whether you're a novice knitter or someone who has
made knitting a lifelong passion, you'll delight in this beautiful book that
will expand your knitting skills and enhance your design savvy. Choose from
20 glamorous wraps, such as Interlocking Diamonds Scarf, Textured Squares
Mohair Shawl, Cabled Stole, and Lavender Linen Lace Shawl. 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." Clearly written and detailed explanations will guide you through
these creative and unusual projects.
LA 121413, Knitted Shawls, Stoles, & Scarves $24.95
by Evelyn A. Clark. Here is a terrific little book by one of
America's best known lace designers! Evelyn walks you through all the steps
to designing your own triangle shawl. She guides you through designing your
shawl from single-lace triangles through multi-lace with random changes and
multi-lace with planned changes, from the planning stage to the finishing
stage. She's included a few sample shawl patterns to illustrate her
techniques. Fully written and charted knitting instructions. I expect we'll
be seeing a lot of original triangle shawls soon! Spiral bound 70 pages.
FT Knitting Lace Triangles...$17.95
Shawls and Scarves
Myrna A. I. Stahman has written and published a
book of beautiful Lace Faroese-shaped shawls knit from the top down and Seamen's
Scarf patterns. Even if you've never tried to knit a lace shawl before, as I
hadn't, you'll be knitting along easily with Myrna's explicit and clear
instructions for every aspect of the process. The Faroese shaping creates a
shawl that actually molds to your shoulders comfortably. Both written
instructions and charted diagrams are given so it's a good way to learn to read
charts as well. Includes 14 Lace Shawl patterns and more than 28 Seamen's Scarf
Stahman's Shawls and Scarves $30.00
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Soar on Two Circular Needles
A manual of elegant knitting techniques
and patterns by Cat Bordi. Once you've tried knitting socks on two circular
needles you'll never go back to double points! Not only does Cat thoroughly
explain the two circular needle technique but she also introduces us to her own
Turned Toe technique for socks knit from the toe up, an interesting double knit
kitchener bind off for the cuff, an I-cord trimmed cuff, and more variety of
sock designs than you'll find in most books. Very entertaining, encouraging, and
easy reading style with explicit directions and diagrams for 11 unique sock
designs, including easy Indoor Felted Boots, Fairisle florals, lacy Columbine
socks, Bavarian Twisted Stitch socks, Duplicate Stitch adornments, and more.
Socks Soar on Two Circular Needles $16.95
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