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If you've ever wanted to knit, but thought it would take too long then Florence Schultz's new book, Knit 1 Purl 1: Learn How to Knit in Just One Day; Learn How to Knit Quick Knit Projects in Just One Day, is for you. In this book is all of the information and skills you need to learn how to knit. Florence brings you all of the instructions and guidance you need to pick up your needles for the first time and create fun and engaging projects. In this book you'll learn the following:
The basics of yarnThe main styles of needlesHow to read a yarn labelThe importance of gaugeCommon knitting abbreviationsHow to cast on and bind offKnit stitchPurl stitchKnit two together (k2tog)How to seam knit pieces together with two sewing methods
With Florence's laid back style of teaching you will feel like you have a friend over teaching you the craft. Each step is given in easy to understand language and accompanied with large clear images to help you see how to perform each technique. This book is written by a master knitter, but put into language an absolute beginner can understand.
After you've learned the basics of knitting Florence provides four original beginner patterns for you to practice with. Create a cute basketweave dishcloth which will add some color and texture to your kitchen. The checkerboard dishcloth has lots of texture and can also be used as a dishcloth. The next project is a cute eyelet headband. Florence provides a table of sizes so you can make this project for sizes from infant to adult. Finally Florence has you knit a hat by knitting flat on straight needles and then sewing up the back seam after you bind the hat off the needles. She explains how to size hats and provides a handy table to help you gauge the size you need.
Knitting is a fun hobby and Knit 1 Purl 1: Learn How to Knit in Just One Day will have you knitting your first project in no time. Perfect for the beginner or anyone who wants to refresh their skills, this book will become a favorite in your knitting library. Don't miss out on Florence Schultz latest addition to her yarn craft collection. Get your copy today!