Knit Step by Step (Hardcover)

Techniques, Stitches, and Patterns Made Easy

By Vikki Haffenden, Frederica Patmore

DK, 9781465491091, 224pp.

Publication Date: February 25, 2020

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (2/25/2020)
Paperback (7/16/2012)
Hardcover (8/1/2012)

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Description

The essential beginner's guide to knitting know-how, with more than 150 illustrated knitting stitches and techniques.

Knit Step by Step shows you everything you need to craft stunning knitted pieces. Master basic stitches and classic techniques, including ribs, Fair Isle, and intarsia, or try your hand at one of eight eye-catching projects.

Fully illustrated and easy to use, Knit Step by Step will have you knitting with confidence in no time.


About the Author

Vikki Haffenden, coauthor of The Knitting Book (with Frederica Patmore), is a professional knitted textiles designer with a background in commercial knitwear design. She teaches at the University of Brighton, and her work has been featured in Woolcraft, The Cool Girl's Guide to Knitting, and The Cool Girl's Guide to Crochet. Vikki acted as a design consultant to develop Rooster hand-knit yarns and Rooster Pattern Book One. She is the author of Double Bed Machine Knitting: Explained, and her research into knitting was profiled in Selvedge magazine.

Frederica Patmore, coauthor of The Knitting Book (with Vikki Haffenden), is a design consultant for Rowan Yarns, one of the biggest providers of luxury yarns in the world. She runs a number of classes at different skill levels in branches of the John Lewis department store and independent knitting shops, and contributes to needlecraft publications. As well as being a master of knitting technique, Frederica is an accomplished and successful knitting pattern designer.