Vogue Knitting The Ultimate Knitting Book: Revised and Updated
Author(s): Vogue Knitting Magazine Editors (Editor)
"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 1,600 photos and hand-drawn step-by-step illustrations, Vogue Knitting The Ultimate Knitting Book is surprisingly easy to navigate with thorough indexing and footnote cross-referencing. From beginners needing to learn the very basics to seasoned knitters wanting a refresher on a complex technique, every knitter will cherish this guide for years to come.
Originally founded by Conde Nast in 1932, Vogue Knitting magazine, now published by Soho Publishing, is the most respected and recognizable fashion knitting magazine in the world. The Vogue Knitting brand encompasses the magazine, knitting resource and pattern books, Vogue Knitting LIVE, a series of consumer shows that attract more than 15,000 knitters annually, destination trips and cruises, and much more.
- : 9781942021698
- : Sixth&Spring Books
- : Sixth&Spring Books
- : February 2018
- : 285mm X 260mm
- : United States
- : books
- : Vogue Knitting Magazine Editors (Editor)
- : Hardback
- : Revised ed.
- : English
- : 746.43/2
- : 352
- : Full-colour photographs and illustrations. Includes patterns.