Classic "how-to" book covers everything from winding yarn and fundamental stitches to making patterns and garments, blocking, and more with over 250 technique diagrams illustrating every basic step and pattern. "...an invaluable source of information for both beginners and experienced knitters." R... read more
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Classic "how-to" book covers everything from winding yarn and fundamental stitches to making patterns and garments, blocking, and more with over 250 technique diagrams illustrating every basic step and pattern. "...an invaluable source of information for both beginners and experienced knitters." — Fashion and Craft.
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