Synopses & Reviews
By popular demand, this best seller is now in paperback!
Knitted one too many sweaters that scream "homemade"? Help is here! Finishing techniques are the key to turning out professional-looking projects. This comprehensive reference gives you the know-how to get gorgeous, polished results every time.
- More than 50 expert techniques cover increases, decreases, seams, blocking, decorative finishes, and more
- Master each method with step-by-step illustrations, easy-to-read text, and dozens of color photos
- Bring along this handy guide wherever you go--its lay-flat binding means trouble-free knitting
About the Author
Nancie M. Wiseman has been sewing, knitting, and crocheting since she was a child. Surrounded by people who taught her these skills as she grew up, Nancie learned to love crafting and was able to use it to earn money for college and eventually to make a living.
Nancie has made several videos on knitting, which appeared on the DIY television network and on the Needle Arts Studio with Shay Pendray on PBS. She has also written articles and designed patterns for Martha Stewart Living, Piecework, Knitters, and Knit 'n Style magazines and Prism, Trendsetter, Brown Sheep, and Tilli Tomas yarn companies.
Nancie lives in a small town north of Sacramento, California, with her husband, Bill, and her Yorkie, Pumpkin.