A revised and updated edition of a popular classic primer shares comprehensive guidelines for beginning and experienced knitters that demonstrate how to approach a full range of techniques, incorporating into the new edition the author's broadened insights from the past 25 years.Felting and Fulling fabric will generally full more than a tightly knit one. ... quite naturally once sheep were domesticated; fleece-lined boots and sheepskin saddle blankets will felt without any effort beyond normal wear. ... These characteristics make it as useful today as ever, with applications ranging from industry to high fashionafelt is ideal for warm garments such as jackets or vests, hats, mittens, slippers and socks, as well as for practical items such as pillow covers and handbags.
|Title||:||The Principles of Knitting|
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 2012-02-14|