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Aug 10, 2017
| ISBN 9781632505538
Aug 08, 2017
| ISBN 9780593327852
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Aug 10, 2017 | ISBN 9781632505538
Aug 08, 2017 | ISBN 9780593327852
Break the rules. Knit outside the lines!AlterKnit Stitch Dictionary takes an unexpected look at stranded colorwork with 200 new motifs. These non-traditional colorwork charts are perfect for the creative knitter looking to break away from the ordinary. Derived from graphic design elements, these fresh motifs include everything from geometric mountains, waves, and spirals to modern bikes, skulls, and sheep. Dive into stranded colorwork with confidence with a section on reading charts, working floats, and choosing colors. Learn how stranded colorwork can be used in design with five accompanying projects including mitts, cowls, and sweaters. Plus, use your imagination to modify, deconstruct, and combine the unique motifs to create your own designs. Be inspired to break the rules and use charts in creative ways with AlterKnit Stitch Dictionary.
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
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