Brave New Knits: 26 Projects and Personalities from the by Julie Turjoman

By Julie Turjoman

Brave New Knits by way of Julie Turjoman, cofounder of is the 1st publication to rejoice the convergence of conventional hand-knitting and sleek know-how. the web has made it attainable for the knitting neighborhood to attach via images, pattern-sharing, and blogs that record the knitting initiatives and passions of dozens of designers and lovers. With a foreword written via Jessica Marshall Forbes, co-founder of, Brave New Knits comprises 26 must-have garment and accent styles, all gorgeously photographed via knitting star Jared Flood of Brooklyn Tweed. members diversity from validated designers like Norah Gaughan, Wendy Bernard, Anne Hanson, and knitgrrl Shannon Okey, to emerging stars similar to Melissa Wehrle, Connie Chang Chinchio, and Hilary Smith Callis. In-depth interviews with the designers show their layout philosophy and passions. From shapely sweaters and mild shawls to fingerless gloves and classy hats, all of the knitted designs positive aspects distinctive instructions and charts to encourage either the newbie and skilled knitter.

Show description

Read Online or Download Brave New Knits: 26 Projects and Personalities from the Knitting Blogosphere PDF

Best knitting books

Bead Knitted Bags: 10 Projects for Beaders and Knitters

10 Small and classy style add-ons for either knitters and beaders to make.

Bead Knitted luggage beneficial properties the traditionally wealthy means of bead knitting - a mode of knitting beads without delay into stitches to create a dense yet supple tapestry-like textile, within the type of classic old beaded baggage. With particular guide and sequenced illustrations, the writer offers transparent, step by step tips, complemented through the 20 video tutorials at the accompanying DVD. all of the 10 initiatives incorporates a fabrics record, specific knitting guideline, and color-coded graphs of the full development or a repeating motif. every one venture has a different strap, closure, or edging, and the writer presents completing feedback and necessary tricks during the ebook.

Fairy Tale Knits. A. Stewart-Guinee

;Fairy story Knits. A. Stewart-Guinee КНИГИ ; ХОББИ и РЕМЕСЛА Автор: A. Stewart-Guinee Название: Fairy story Knits: 32 initiatives to Knit fortunately Ever After ISBN: 978-0-470-26268-4 Год:2009 Страниц: 179 Язык: Английский Формат: PDF Качество: отличное Размер: 19,5 МбВязаные изделия из сказки представляет эта очаровательная книга по вязанию, которую вы и ваши дети будут в свою очередь, перелистывать вновь и вновь.

The Expectant Knitter: 30 Designs for Baby and Your Growing Family

Sew your approach during the 9 months of pregnancy—and have the best-dressed child at the block! even if you already love knitting, or are desirous to learn how to knit so that you can whip up lovely clothes on your soon-to-arrive child, The Expectant Knitter is the ideal spouse for all phases of your being pregnant.

Yarn Harlot: The Secret Life of a Knitter

Stephanie Pearl-McPhee's private want is that everybody needless to say knitting is no less than as enjoyable as baseball and approach cooler than the evil looped course of crochet. each undertaking, from a misshapen hat to the main incredible sweater, holds a narrative. Yarn Harlot tells all these tales with humor, perception, and sympathy for the obsessed.

Additional info for Brave New Knits: 26 Projects and Personalities from the Knitting Blogosphere

Sample text

And steps in the middle of an auto leave it on the knitting needle (see photo for step 41) . repair shop only reinforces it. It goes like this: Step 45... Work the first stitch on the back needle as if to purl, then slide it off the knitting needle. "Front knit and off. purl. Back purl and off. " After working the Kitchener Stitch yourself a few times, develop your own mantra with which to frighten nonknitters in public locations' Step 46.. Work the next stitch on the back needle as if to knit, and leave it on the knitting needle.

Next Rows Repeat Rows 3 and 4 until all stitches have been worked.

Block both socks, following the instructions on page 134. ...... .. ... . l Slip 1 purl stitch to cable needle and hold in back. K2, Pl from cable needle "~-~. o Slip 2 purl stitches to cable needle and hold in front, . P2, P2 from cable needle BE MINE 49 The colors of th is sock make me think of fall and football gam es. Simpl e stripin g makes it visually appealin g yet ea s y to knit , and stripes are a g reat way to play with co lor. For fun , cu s tomize the colorway to mat c h the co lors of a fa vorite sch o ol or te am.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.14 of 5 – based on 4 votes
Posted In CategoriesKnitting