You may be familiar with Bristol’s classic tailoring and innovative techniques from her patterns. This is her first book. Originating from her workshop of the same name that she has been teaching and developing for four years, this exceeds the standard of the traditional pattern book.
Part pattern book and part insight into the design process, Knitting Outside the Box guides the reader (and knitter) through the creative approaches Bristol uses as a designer to explore and push the endless possibilities of knitting. The book includes a comprehensive stitch dictionary which provides technical information on how to shape and manipulate fabric, and concludes by bringing all the methods together to help the reader evolve an idea into a finished pattern.
Knitting Outside the Box features 15 garment and accessory patterns using yarns from a variety of yarn producers
Baa Ram Ewe // Blacker Yarns // The Fibre Co. // Indigodragonfly // Julie Asselin // Madelinetosh // Magpie Fibres // Miss Babs // Mrs. Crosby // Quince & Co. // Shibui Knits // Sincere Sheep // Spincycle // Sweet Fiber Yarns // The Uncommon Thread// Woolfolk // YOTH
printed in the UK // 200 pages // hardback
Includes Ravelry download
Composition: 80% Superwash Merino, 20% Silk Length: 100g = 600m / 656ydsSuggested Needle Size: 2mm for socks, 2.75 for garments, 3.25mm and up for laceGauge: 40 sts x 56 rows =...
Composition: 80% Superwash Merino, 20% Silk Length: 50g = 300m / 328ydsSuggested Needle Size: 2mm for socks, 2.75 for garments, 3.25mm and up for laceGauge: 40 sts x 56 rows =...
These cute little circular knitting needles are steadily gaining popularity amongst sock and glove knitters. They take some getting used to as you only hold them with you finger tips...