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This stitch dictionary is a treasure. My partner and I both enjoy plastic canvas and have recently felt comfortable trying more complicated projects or adjusting patterns. This is a wonderful resource for understanding new stitches and supplementing the instructions on the patterns themselves, which often assume knowledge or offer only a basic direction/5(74). Product details Hardcover: pages Publisher: Interweave (Aug ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: x x inches Shipping Weight: pounds (View shipping rates and policies) Customer Reviews: out of /5(). As an avid loom, the Loom Knit Stitch Dictionary is a great reference of stitch patterns and how to create them. I pre-ordered prior to printing and I am so glad I did. I own other book by Kathy Norris and as usual she has outdone herself. We do not have a lot of printed materials but she is one of the best in the looming venue/5(99). From a herringbone stitch to a wheatear - a new edition of this comprehensive guide to stitching. Create beautiful needlework with this complete illustrated guide to stitching. It is the perfect reference for embroidery, needlepoint, dressmaking, canvas work or other needlecrafts.4/5.
AlterKnit Stitch Dictionary by Andrea Rangel is a free NetGalley ebook that I read in late January. This book is motivating and encourages both creativity and boldness in the reader/knitter with the skill of switching between colors and strands, while displaying inviting photos of swatches, charts, and instructions for projects of simple, yet fashionable garments/5. This Stitch Dictionary of hand embroidery stitches enables you to learn and improve your hand embroidery skills with illustrated step by step tutorials. I also hope to share with readers how rich and diverse contemporary hand embroidery is and how many of the traditional stitches are being adapted and reworked for a contemporary setting. Updated J to add sites suggested by readers. Keep em’ coming! Even before I started designing, I would sit down and browse the vast Internet for knitting would occur most frequently if I wanted to knit a scarf. I spent way too much time searching for just the perfect stitch pattern before I cast on, often something reversible. Great for new and experienced crocheters alike, Crochet Stitch Dictionary offers stitches with detailed written, charted, and photographed instructions. This essential book presents 10 color-coded stitch sections: Basic stitches, Fans & Shells, Bobbles & Clusters, Spike stitches, Post stitches, Mesh & Filet, Cable stitches, Tunisian stitches, and more!Brand: Penguin Publishing Group.
A good stitch dictionary not only teaches, it inspires and encourages you to break out of your shell and try new things, and this book gives you plenty of inspiration. It is one book that no matter what you enjoy knitting, be it sweaters, socks, scarves or hats, that you will go to again and again/5(). KnittingFool wants to make that basic information easily accessible to more knitters in order to encourage knitting and spark more creativity and self-design. Knitting Stitch Patterns. Sweater Pattern Generators. Knitting Reference. More. The book started with great picture tutorials showing how to make each stitch then has small thumbnails of each patter in the book. Then each chapter in the book builds off the other. So chapter one the only thing you need to know it single crochet and chain stitch and so on/5(). new stitch motifs. Alterknit is a stitch dictionary full of unique charts for you to use in your own designs or to adapt other patterns. The book includes an index of charts by stitch- and row-counts, making it a valuable, easy-to-use resource!