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Knitting in Circles: 100 Circular Patterns for Sweaters, Bags, Hats, Afghans, and More

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ISBN13: 9780307587060
ISBN10: 0307587061
Condition: Standard
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You won’t believe what you can make with knitted circles!

 

One circle can become a stylish hat or an adorable shrug. Two, and you have a unique handbag or cover-up. Knit more circles, and you can make show-stopping scarves, capes, sweaters, afghans—even a stunning lace dress.

Only Nicky Epstein, always on the cutting edge of knitwear design, could dream up these innovative garments and accessories that all start with a simple shape. In her bestselling book Knitting Block by Block, Nicky elevated the humble block to outstanding fashion, but that was just the beginning. Now she takes on a new challenge and shows you how to make a statement with circles.

Mix and match to your heart’s content with 100 circles and 20 inspiring projects that feature everything from cables to rich colorwork, delicate lace, and over-the-top embellishments in Nicky’s signature style. You’ll find step-by-step techniques on how to knit circles, both in the round and flat, plus expert guidance on customizing the projects, with unique cut-and-paste circle templates to design your own styles.

With this groundbreaking book, you’ll never look at circles the same way. Once again, Nicky Epstein has outdone herself, opening up a world of creative possibilities with a gorgeous knitting reference that will have you knitting in the best of circles over and over.

About the Author

Nicky Epstein is the beloved knitwear designer and bestselling author of numerous books, including Knitting Block by Block, the Edge series, Knitting on Top of the World, and Knitted Flowers. She currently resides in New York City and travels extensively, teaching and lecturing.

Table of Contents

Introduction   

Notes on Gauge        

Texture           

Designing with Circles           

Round 1: Basic Circle Shaping                      

Round 2: Texture and Techniques     

Round 3: Lace and Points     

Round 4: Colorwork  

Round 5: Eclectic      

Project Instructions

Stella Luna Pullover    

Hemisphere Shrug and Rotunda Cape

Crystal Jacket 

Spring Leaves Jacket  

Brunhilda’s Whirl and Capella Cover-Up       

Esther’s Hat    

Illuminator Fringe Vest           

Entrelac Capelet          

Big Blooms Capelet    

Daisy Mae Pullover    

Circulate Cape

Starstruck Tunic          

Rambling Reversible Cable Scarf       

Circle Sampler Afghan           

Le Cirque Baby Afghan          

Kaleidoscope Afghan 

Eternity Dress 

[New Name TK] Shawl           

Hoopla Bag     

Cirles into Hats           

Autumn Leaf Beret           

Joining            

Mix-and-Match Circles          

Abbreviations and Techniques           

Resources       

Acknowledgments     

Index   

 

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laneycath, January 2, 2013 (view all comments by laneycath)
The instructions, photos, examples are exquisite. Once again Nicky has set a standard for creative books but raised her own bar by
allowing us ...the reader...the crafter... to enter into her world of imaginiation and technique to use her patterns to put together
our own heirloom. Thank you Nicky for setting such an example of a GOOD book for novice and expert to ooh and ahh across the pages
until we find "the pattern" which challenges us to make the perfect garment or gift.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780307587060
Author:
Epstein, Nicky
Publisher:
Potter Craft
Subject:
Crafts-Needlework
Subject:
Knitting
Publication Date:
20120831
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
200 4-C PHOTOGRAPHS; 70 CHARTS and SCHEM
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
10.2 x 8.7 x 0.84 in 2.38 lb

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