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Beginning and veteran knitters alike can learn how to produce homemade self-patterning yarns with this easy, step-by-step guide. Instructions are provided for choosing materials and equipment, skeining and preparing yarn, and painting and dyeing the yarn—all with materials that are found in most grocery and craft stores. Twenty-five quick projects, each presented with dyei ...more
Paperback, 96 pages
Published May 1st 2005 by Interweave Press
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Lisa
Jan 19, 2008 Lisa rated it 5 of 5 stars
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This is one I'm going to have to buy. I can't wait to try one of the "recipes" in the book.
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Yarns to Dye for: Creating Self-patterning Yarns for Knitting by Kathleen Taylor (2005)
Jennifer
This book is a little too light on dyeing. There are lots of patterns to use your freshly dyed yarn for, but I was expecting more about dyeing self-patterning yarn. Maybe its not as hard as I'm imagining.
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Kathleen Taylor is a freelance knitwear designer and a prolific writer. She is the author of the popular book Knit One, Felt Too, and her knitting designs have appeared in more than 50 different magazines. She lives in Redfield, South Dakota.
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