Fair Isle knitting may look complicated, but it is easy when you understand the basics.
This easy to follow guide takes the beginner step-by-step through the technique and transforms them into an accomplished expert.
Lynne Watterson starts with knitting basics and moves on to how to knit on circular needles, holding the two yarns, stranding, weaving and reading Fair Isle charts.
Armed with the skills the knitter can now tackle the Fair Isle Pattern section full of a collection of beautiful stitch patterns and 11 gorgeous projects ranging from cushions, to leg warmers.
The last section of the book deals with the all important finishing techniques that add the finishing touches to the work.
About the author:
Lynne Watterson is an experienced editor of craft magazines. Her previous books include The Very Easy Guide to Cable Knitting (2010) and (The Very Easy Guide to Lace Knitting) (2011). She lives in the Cotswolds where she spends her time designing, writing and editing.R451.50
An indispensable introduction to all kinds of lace stitches.
Each stitch pattern is featured in both written and chart forms so you can learn to use both methods.
Once you have learned the techniques use your skills to make all kinds of specially designed projects, from delicately trimmed linen to pillow covers, a sumptuos wrap and cuddly baby blanket.
So whether you're a beginner knitter or more experienced, lace knitting has never been easier
About the author:
Lynne Watterson is an experienced editor of craft magazines. Her other books include The Very Easy Guide to Fair Isle Knitting (2012) and (The Very Easy Guide to Cable Knitting) (2010). She lives in the Cotswolds where she spends her time designing, writing and editing.R487.50