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Jul 05, 2016
| ISBN 9781632501202
Jul 05, 2016
| ISBN 9781632501226
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Jul 05, 2016 | ISBN 9781632501202
Jul 05, 2016 | ISBN 9781632501226
24 Practical, Beautiful Designs to Wear Every Day!Knitters love stitching pieces that become mainstays: garments and accessories to wear year after year. They are steadfast companions in your daily adventures: walking the dog, working outdoors, or simply tucking in for a cozy night at home.Rugged Knits is a collection of 21 functional, lovely, and interesting knitting patterns for men and women. Side-by-side with hearty wool sweaters and sock patterns are more unexpectedly delicate-looking pieces, such as a warm, resilient shawl with lace trim and a cozy cowl with gentle drape. Those who love cables will rejoice in the gorgeously-shaped turtleneck and bright, eye-catching mitts. Fans of colorwork will enjoy both stranded knitting and intarsia pieces, while those who want to keep it simple will delight in textured, knit-and-purl designs.Andrea Rangel's compelling, classic pieces in Rugged Knits will remain perennial favorites; long after the knitting is done, the knitter will still be wearing each one.
Andrea Rangel is an independent knitting pattern designer, author, and teacher based in Victoria, British Columbia. She’s the author of AlterKnit Stitch Dictionary and Rugged Knits and has designed a multitude of knitting patterns. When she’s not knitting, she’s outside… More about Andrea Rangel
"I just love the directional changes of the stitchwork and the classic lace edging is stunning." –Fiber Flux blog
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