Girl's Guide to Basic Knitting by Jenny Occleshaw
  

Synopsis

Girl's Guide to Basic Knitting by Jenny Occleshaw

This delightful collection of 25 easy-to-make, step-by-step knitted projects is perfect for any teen or young adult who wants to learn how to master this fun craft skill. Included are patterns for a fun button bracelet, iPod and iPad covers, a beanie, slippers, socks, bags, scarves, gloves, decorative bunting, a hot water bottle cover and a comfy throw. The patterns are all simple to follow with clear written instructions and each features a suggested yarn type. Included too is information that shows you how to master the basic knitting stitch, how to cast on and off, increase and decrease stitches as well as how to read a pattern.

About the Author

Jenny Occleshaw learned to knit, crochet, sew and embroider as a child. Crochet later became a perfect antidote to hours of music studies and sustained her through a nursing career. Jenny honed her pattern-writing skills while working for Patons and has since contributed patterns for publication to other knitting magazines. She is the author of the best-selling Fantastical Hats and Beanies, Tea Cosies, and Simply This.

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Format

Paperback
144 pages

Author

Jenny Occleshaw
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Publisher

New Holland Publishers

Publication date

1st March 2015

ISBN

9781742575636


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