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The Essential Stitch Collection

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Calling all knitters! Give up store patterns altogether with this all- inclusive, go-to guide to stitches. Written by knitting experts, this invaluable resource includes both classic and new beautifully photographed stitches. With an "Essential Techniques" chapter that contains row-by-row explanations for simple design, you'll also find advanced techniques and stitches, in ...more
Hardcover, 208 pages
Published March 4th 2010 by The Reader's Digest association, Inc. (first published 2010)
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Laura L. Van Dam
Nov 29, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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Muy buena obra de referencia para los amantes del tejido, con numerosos puntos muy novedosos y bien explicados. Excelente la traducción al español de Alejandra Pont. Y por fin un libro de tejido en español editado en buena calidad!
Cyndi Smith
Feb 19, 2019 rated it it was amazing
this is one of the most useful knitting compendium's i've looked at if you want to understnad the creation of a pattern and how you can move the stitches aorund to create interesting and doable patterns!
I will be buying this book
Jun 30, 2014 rated it it was amazing
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An amazing collection of stitch patterns! This book includes variations on the basic knit and purl stitches, twists, cables, lace, bobbles and lace, stranded and intarsia, and unusual stitches. There are even lace patterns for letters and numbers.
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would buy
GB Nearman
Nov 11, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Excellent reference book for learning knitting stitches.
Feb 17, 2012 rated it it was amazing
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Excellent book for advanced knitters. Well presented and written. A handful of patterns are found no where else.
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Stitch patterns and motifs.
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