Sock Knitting

Sock Knitting

Book - 2008
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Socks are portable, fun to knit, and quick to complete--and they make great gifts. This step-by-step guide walks you through all the techniques used to knit beautiful socks--from buying yarn to working on double-pointed needles, from turning a heel to grafting a toe. It covers knitting socks top-down, toe-up, and flat, explains how to create various heels and toes, and gives you a dozen original patterns for everything from baby booties to knee socks. Whether you're new to knitting or just new to socks, you'll learn the skills needed for a lifetime of creative sock knitting.

Publisher: Hoboken, NJ : Wiley Pub., c2008
ISBN: 9780470278963
Branch Call Number: 746.43 Chau
746.432043 C496, 2008
746.43 Chau
Characteristics: 213 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 23 cm


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Melanie E Wheeler-Herbruck Dec 19, 2013

The instruction is quite clear, but in my opinion the book is disheveled. To follow a pattern, the author takes you through the entire book to find instruction on methods and tips. I have renewed the book to try and find all the information needed to complete one sock. Besides this inconvenience, the table of contents seem a bit vague with just a little introduction for each chapter, which in fact covers much more and sometimes not directly related collection of data. I personality needed more information to look up the details. The entire book must be read to follow a simple idea. The actual patterns are great.

Jan 31, 2011

I liked this book so much that I bought it. All the visually books are very well done.


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