About the BookOutlines a structured course designed to help knitters of any skill level to understand the principles of lace knitting, covering subjects ranging from eyelets and panels to edgings and finishing techniques.
This easy-to-follow lace knitting guide transforms the complete beginner into an accomplished expert is a perfect gift book for anyone interested in the art of crafting.With step-by-step instructions and a preliminary section explaining all the essentials--yarn, needles, gauge, techniques, and how to read knitting charts--this guide could not be more accessible. All swatches are clearly photographed and each stitch pattern appears in both written and chart form, so even novices can start right away. Hone your skills with stylish projects, including delicately-trimmed linen, silk pillow covers, elegant stoles, and heirloom baby blankets. And with each stitch pattern illustrated in both fine and thicker yarns, you can create a truly individual garment. So whether you covet a vintage look or desire a more contemporary feel, Lynne Watterson's The Very Easy Guide to Lace Knitting will give you the skills--and the inspiration.
About the Author
LYNNE WATTERSON is the author of The Very Easy Guide to Cable Knitting and one of the most experienced knitting editors in the business, having edited many craft magazines including Fashioncraft, Hand Knitting News, Machine Knitting News, Cross Stitch, Needlecraft Magic, and Cross Stitch Magic. Lynne lives in the Cotswolds in England.