Synopses & Reviews
An essential reference for knitters from novice to expert, this fully illustrated sourcebook is the first of three "stitch dictionaries," to be written by the professionals at Vogue® Knitting
. Some 300 stitches are detailed, and hundreds of charts, photographs, and illustrations make it easy to understand how to construct each stitch, as well as the ways they can be used in projects. The experts at Vogue® Knitting
demonstrate rib stitches such as brioche, herringbone, chevron, and quilted patterns; traveling patterns like parquet, ripple, and diamond stitches; lace, including daisy and wave patterns; and such unusual stitches as eye of lynx, bobble block, peppercorn, and bamboo. The most complete book of its kind, this is the definitive stitch reference!
This essential reference gives every knitter, from the novice to the most experienced, a complete catalog of all the pattern stitches available from the Vogue® Knitting archives. Over 300 pattern stitches are presented, from simple knit and purl to lace, traveling stitches, and specialty stitches--including eye of lynx, bobble block, peppercorn, and bamboo--with written directions and all necessary charts. Plus, there's an easy-to-use index for quick reference. This popular volume is the definitive book of its kind and a must-have for any knitter.