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Knitting in the Sun

32 Projects for Warm Weather

Kristi Porter


List Price: 25.99*
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Bulky sweaters be gone

Knitting in the Sun gives you more than 30 projects designed exclusively to knit and wear in warm weather. You'll find patterns to keep your needles clicking whether you're lounging by the pool or taking a break at the beach:

  • 5 sleeveless tops
  • 4 short-sleeved tops
  • 4 lightweight long-sleeved tops
  • 6 summer-weight cardigans
  • 2 skirts, a sleep set, and a wearable bathing suit
  • 9 accessories ranging from a beach hat to a cotton wrap to a beach chair

Whether you're new to knitting or a seasoned stitcher, you'll find fresh patterns and compelling designs to create gorgeous lightweight pieces that will make a splash on sunny days.

Wiley, 9780470416662, 194pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 2009

About the Author

Kristi Porter is an author, designer, technical editor, and teacher. In addition to authoring "Knitting for Dogs" and "Knitting Patterns For Dummies" (Wiley), her work has been featured in the "Knitgirl" series, the "Big Girl Knits" series, "No Sheep for You," and "Knit Wit." She is a frequent contributor to and has been a part of the online magazine since its start in 2002. As a knitter and teacher in Southern California, Kristi is an expert in choosing projects and guiding her students in creating garments that they will enjoy knitting and wearing in warmer weather.