Debbie Stoller knows that at least half the projects women knit are intended for the men in their lives. She also knows that knitting for a boyfriend or husband or father is full of pitfalls. The answer Son of Stitch 'N Bitch, the hip, smart knitter's guide to knitting for men. A qknitting superstarq (San Francisco Chronicle) and author of the New York Times bestselling Stitch 'N Bitch: The Knitter's Handbook and other Stitch 'N Bitch books, Debbie Stoller combines fashion savvy with uncommon knitting sense. Here's how to get the right sweater measurement (because size definitely matters)aand why never to bring him along to pick out the yarn. Why qwhat's your favorite colorq is a dangerous questionaand how you can't go wrong with luxury yarns for even the most rugged of boyfriends. Best of all, here are 45 edgy, hipster patterns that are guy-vetted and approved, many designed by male master-knitters or women with men as design partners. Here's the Night a Day double-sided Brooklyn Bridge scarf. The Biker Boy sweater with a patch on the shoulder to protect against messenger bag wear and tear. Lucky Socksathink rat pack at the casino. Skull Isle Cap a Mitts. The Ernie sweater. Hangover Helpersastuffed plush qbeermeisterq and qwhiskey bottleq pillows. The Retropolitan Cardigan, with a geek-chic take on Mr. Rogers. Plus Man Hands (fingerless gloves), a Hackie Sack Hoodie, Pinup Girl Illusion scarf (oh, behave!), and more.... 4aquot; in double knit stitch Like many thousands of Brooklynites before me, I have made the journey in and out of Manhattan more times than I can count. While Ia#39;m thankful for a zippy subway system, therea#39;s something monumental about making anbsp;...
|Title||:||Son of Stitch 'n Bitch|
|Publisher||:||Workman Publishing - 2012-11-01|