- Brand: Landauer
- Product Code: LD023
- Availability: In Stock
Size: 128 pages, Softcover
With the unique, features-full Knitbook as your guide, discover how easy it is to learn to knit successfully and go beyond. Getting started takes just two simple stitches, knit and purl, and a ball of yarn to make sensational projects. Before you know it, you'll be showing family and friends your successes and trying new knitting techniques.
- Gather Yarn & Supplies
- Knitting Basics
- Reading a Pattern
- Going Beyond Basics
- Specialty Needles
- Stitch Patterns Summary
Knitbook finishes with a project chapter that includes fun and functional beginner knit projects such as a hat and scarf. The last section includes a helpful stitch pattern summary with 24 included stitch patterns.
All you need to start your knitting journey is the new softcover edition of Knitbook, knitting needles and some beautiful yarn!
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