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Needlecrafters, rejoice. This comprehensive reference book the most extensive, varied, and authoritative collection of stitches ever brought together is the only guide to knitting and crochet stitches you will ever need.
From a simple crosshatch stitch for novices to ridged diamonds for experienced needleworkers, here are over 900 stitches, organized by texture, for your knitting and crocheting pleasure.
Detailed step-by-step instructions and vivid photohraphs accompany each stitch, confidently leading you from the first step to the last. Every stitch is ranked by level of difficulty easy, intermediate, or experienced to help you choose appropriate stitches for your projects. And along with specific stitches, you'll learn how to create beautiful panels, ribs and edgings, and exquisite motifs.
This complete resource will help you decipher complicated knitting patterns and clarify tricky crochet stitches. It also provides tips on choosing the correct weight and texture of yarn for specific stitches and color-coded pages give you easy access to its vast library of stitches.
Detailed, step-by-step instructions are included in this guide, which is organized by stitch texture. 900+ vivid photos & illustrations.