Author(s): Susie Johns
Redesigned and updated for the modern knitter, these longstanding references for handknitters offer clear, concise instructions for stitches that are perfect for the beginning knitter and excellent refreshers for those skilled in the craft. Showcasing a jam-packed collection of 250 classic and contemporary colorwork stitch patterns, designs, and motifs--from simple stripes and polka dots to more complicated Fair Isle designs--this colorful guide features a range of swatches for knitters of every skill level. Whether designing a man's scarf in simple slip-stitch tartan or a baby blanket in a chevron stripe, this volume is designed to revolutionize the way knitters think of color. All swatches are worked in updated yarn, beautifully photographed, and accompanied by easy-to-understand instructions.