Knitted Sweaters and Accessories With Smart DetailsBook - 2011
"22 New Designs from Connie Chang Chinchio Her patterns have been knit, worn, and adored by thousands of knitters. Now for the first time you can get a full collection of 22 brand new, original designs from beloved knitwear designer Connie Chang Chinchio. Textured Stitchesbrings Connie's trademark combination of simple knitting with lovely patterned stitches to flattering, wearable projects. The patterns are fun to knit, mixing quick and easy stockinette stitch with more involved stitch patterns like lattice, ruching, knitted pleats, cables, twisted stitches, and ribbing. The textured stitches help create a tailored fit, while classic stockinette lends drape and polished finish. You'll also learn how textured stitches affect gauge, how yarn choices influence the look of patterned stitches, shaping, and special cast-on and bind-off techniques. The result is a wardrobe full of stylish and smart sweaters, tanks, tees, and accessories that you'll love to make and wear. "-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: Loveland : Interweave Press, 2011
Characteristics: 143 p. : col. ill. ; 23 cm