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Hip to knit : 18 contemporary projects for today's knitter

Author / Creator
Swartz, Judith L., 1953-
Available as
Physical
Summary

Provides patterns and instructions for knitting projects including scarves, socks, bags, mittens, sweaters, and hats.

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Creator
Judith L. Swartz
Format
Books
Publication
  • Loveland, Colo. : Interweave Press, [2002]
  • ©2002
Physical Details
  • 95 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
ISBNs
1931499217, 9781931499217
OCLC
ocm49822957

  • Introduction -- How hip is your fit? -- Fluffy muffler -- Seed stitch scarf -- Felted tote bag -- Bare necessities purse -- Most basic hat -- Fat hats -- Tricolored stocking cap -- Mismatched striped socks -- Inner child mittens -- Ribbed ribbon tank -- No sleeves funnel top -- Rullover pullover -- A must have cardigan -- Everybody's vest -- Hoodie sweatshirt -- Boyfriend sweater -- Dreamy turtleneck -- Stepping out coat -- Basics -- Yarn suppliers -- Techniques and tips (blanket stitch ; buttonholes ; cables ; choosing buttons ; circular knitting ; combining yarns ; decorative decreases ; designing your own scarf ; felting ; felling ; fringes ;I-cord ; inserting a zipper ; kitchener stitch ; knitting shoulders together ; measuring for a custom fit (socks) ; picking up stitches ; reading charts ; ribbing as a fit element ; setting a sleeve ; sewing on a button ; shaping a garment ; shaping a neckline ; stripes ; tassels ; thumb gusset ; tracking stitch patterns)
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