Knitting with Wire (Paperback)

By Nancie M. Wiseman

Interweave Press, 9781931499316, 90pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2003

List Price: 16.95*
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Covering the basics of wire knitting, this manual presents a range of 30 innovative and beautiful projects, from simple to more complex, with clear directions and illustrations. Appealing to knitters, beadworkers, wireworkers, and jewelry makers, the guide offers a complete description of tools and techniques, embellishing with beads, and making finishes for the project. A history of this unusual technique is also explored, along with tips for independent projects.

About the Author

Nancie M. Wiseman designs and writes patterns for Prism, Lorna's Laces, Rainbow Mills, Cascade Yarns, and Trendsetter Yarns. She has served as a knitting consultant for Martha Stewart Living and has written for Interweave Knits, Knit 'n Style, Knitter's, and Piecework. She is the author of The Knitters Book of Finishing Techniques, Knitted Sweaters for Every Season: 4 Techniques 16 Sweaters and More, and Knitted Shawls, Stoles and Scarves. She lives in Coupeville, Washington.