A colorful guide to creating a wide range of beautiful and stylish accessories features easy-to-follow diagrams, detailed patterns, complete instructions, materials lists, and knitting tips that encompass such projects as a colorful clutch, lacy scarf, wide-brimmed felt cloche, and other unique projects.Sheepa#39;s wool, alpaca, and mohair are the most common materials used for felting , although any animal hair will do. There are a few exceptions, however. First, superwash wool, while fabulous for easy-care childrena#39;s things that can go through the wash, will not felt. ... Because felting shrinks the knitting considerably, start out with a larger-than-usual sample, about 8aquot; or 9aquot; (20cm or 22cm) square. The loopanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Elegant Knitter|
|Publisher||:||Sterling Publishing Company, Inc. - 2007|