Synopses & Reviews
Offering charts and plans for making infant- through adult-sized projects, this unique book provides knitters with a complete resource of more than 350 patterns for caps, tams, scarves, vests, sweaters, mittens, gloves, and socks that are written for multiple gauges to accommodate all weights of yarn from bulky to fingering. Also included are the basics of pattern design and alteration to allow for the addition of different types of texture and color patterns or the modification of existing patterns to accommodate more gauges. Patterns are also accompanied by an assortment of ideas for edgings and finishes, further expanding design options.
About the Author
Ann Budd is the best-selling author of The Knitters Handy Book of Patterns
and The Knitters Handy Book of Sweater Patterns
. She is also the author of Getting Started Knitting Socks
, Interweave Presents Knitted Gifts
, Knitting Green
, and Simple Style
, and coauthor of Bag Style
, Color Style
, Lace Style
, and Wrap Style
. She is a book editor and the former senior editor of Interweave Knits
magazine. She lives in Boulder, Colorado.