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Knitting Rules!: The Yarn Harlot's Bag of Knitting Tricks

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ISBN13: 9781580178341
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scanlon.donna, May 2, 2007 (view all comments by scanlon.donna)
This is one of my favorite knitting books and is best appreciated by those who have mastered at least the essentials of knit and purl. (It's a terrific gift for a budding knitter who has gotten hooked.) I refer to it constantly for the "recipes" on making basic items, for encouragement, for Pearl-McPhee's refreshing humor.
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hrezendes, January 21, 2007 (view all comments by hrezendes)
I love this book! Information is given in a humorous and informative way. She jokes about herself and shares stories of her own as she provides us her expertise. Lots of useful advice such as how to figure out how much yarn is in a skein, what kind of darn yarn is it (no ballband) and tricks on how to knit various items more easily. I highly recommend this book to any knitter!
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cori-moros, January 20, 2007 (view all comments by cori-moros)
This is a fun, chatty book - like your knitting circle condensed into book form. It's full of stories and anecdotes, most amusing and some deeply touching. There are some very useful tips and shortcuts for knitters of any skill level.
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crowyhead, August 18, 2006 (view all comments by crowyhead)
This is a funny, readable book that combines humor with knitting tips and patterns. The patterns are really more like jumping-off-places rather than full-on patterns, which could be either freeing or frustrating, depending on what kind of knitter you are.
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ISBN:
9781580178341
Subtitle:
s Bag of Knitting Tricks
Author:
Pearl-McPhee, Stephanie
Publisher:
Storey Publishing, LLC
Subject:
General
Subject:
Knitting
Subject:
Needlework - Knitting
Subject:
Humor : General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Publication Date:
20060301
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
8 x 6 x 0.56 in 0.75 lb

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Product details 224 pages Storey Publishing - English 9781580178341 Reviews:
"Review" by , "Included are a detailed table describing how to identify fibers using the burn test, a comparison of needle sizes using metric, U.S., and U.K. numbering, a step-by-step cheat sheet for knitting socks, and, yes, a good many knitting-related jokes and anecdotes."
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