Synopses & Reviews
Make this holiday one your family will remember forever! With these 19 fun, simple patterns, even first-time knitters can create beautiful knitted Christmas stockings, as well as delightful knit and felt ornaments for the Christmas tree. PLEASE NOTE: The patterns and instructions in this ebook rely on color illustrations and color sequences, and they will not fully render on black-and-white reading devices.
"...sure to inspire veteran needleworkers and woo the novice knitter." -Asbury Park Press
Knit Christmas Stockings! was also featured in the Ft. Worth Star-Telegram, Richmond Times-Dispatch and the St. Petersburg Times.
"Any one of the books would make a great gift for a beginning knitter--the entire set would provide years of inspiration for any knitter." -Shuttle, Spindle & Dyepot Betsy McCarthy, author of Knit Socks!
"Knit Christmas Stockings is a real treausure! It contains 17 clearly written patterns accessible to newer knitters plus hours of
Make this holiday one your family will remember forever With these 19 simple and fun patterns, even first-time knitters can create beautiful Christmas stockings for everyone on Santa s list. Gwen W. Steege offers innovative ideas for crafting unique stockings full of personality, regardless of whether you re looking for wacky or whimsical, classically beautiful or daintily darling. Transform smaller skeins and project leftovers into ministockings for pets or tree ornaments. Clear some room on the mantle and knit yourself a merry little Christmas.
Make this holiday season one to remember by knitting heirloom-quality stockings and ornaments your friends and family will cherish for years. The projects are fun and easy to knit with step-by-step instructions for 19 designs, plus stitch charts and photographs of every finished piece.
About the Author
Gwen W. Steege, author of The Knitter’s Life List, has been a fiber fanatic for nearly 50 years, and she hasn’t yet tired of spending late nights with her knitting needles and a good ball of yarn, sometimes spun from the fleece of her own sheep. By day she edits books on knitting and other fiber crafts for Storey Publishing. She lives in western Massachusetts.
Table of Contents
Reindeer and Bells
Pampered Pets (Kitten)
Pampered Pets (Puppy)
A Heart, a Star, and a Tree
Mini Felted Mitts and Socks
Ski Sweater Ornament