Synopses & Reviews
Knitting with ribbon is a fabulous way for readers to create unique garments and accessories to wear year-round. Ribbon Knits includes 22 sweaters, 20 bags, and 5 hats, scarves and belts for readers to make out of ribbon, soutache, raffia or satin cord. With simple, wearable styles and quick-to-knit patterns, these classic styles complement any wardrobe. Their rich colors and textures and classic styling are always in fashion. Knitters of all skill levels will find the projects exciting and doable.
-- In addition to knitting projects, also contains highly sought-after crocheting projects.
-- Complete, easy-follow instructions for each project.
-- Stylish and attractive projects small enough for readers to knit on the go.
-- Contains ordering information for knitting kits and materials.
Rich colors and classic styles are highlighted in this collection of 45 fashion projects, including sweaters, bags, and hats, and scarves for readers to make out of ribbon, soutache, raffia, or satin cord. Complete, easy-to-follow instructions are given for each project. 42 photos, 32 drawings.
About the Author
Alweil has been designing with ribbon for many years and is the owner of Judi and Co., a wholesale business devoted to selling knitting ribbon and handbag kits. Her bags have been featured in Vogue Knitting, Knitter's Magazine, and other publications.