St Martin's Griffin 350 Knitting Tips, Techniques, and Trade Secrets
By Betty Barnden. Over 350 tips, techniques and secrets are explained. Discover how to read patterns and charts, choose color and yarns, mix and match stitch patterns and adapt designs for the perfect fit. Includes stockinette stitch, ribbing, lace, Fair Isle, cables and intarsia work. This book explains all the techniques, from casting on and joining in yarns, to shaping, adding buttonholes, pockets and embellishments. Plus, panels with new skills and tips for avoiding or correcting common knitting errors. 160 pages in softcover.