Knits for Nerds Knits for Nerds

Knits for Nerds

30 Projects

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Publisher Description

Patterns for Uhura’s dress, Hobbit slippers, a Summer Queen shawl, and other projects for crafty geeks . . .

The best of science fiction, manga, and animaguiri meets knit one, purl two as knit siren and part-time roller derby girl Joan of Dark offers up an out-of-this-world assortment of knitting nerdiness. The patterns for thirty iconic clothing and accessory items inspired by popular TV shows, books, films, comics, and more—including Star Trek, Lord of the Rings, Star Wars, and Firefly—are presented alongside full-color photos showcasing completed projects, such as:

* Lieutenant Uhura’s sexy Star Trek minidress

* Hobbit feet slippers 

Firefly-inspired scarf, socks, hat, and jacket

Tank Girl socks

* Hermione Granger’s secret beaded bag

* Manga-inspired leg warmers

The Big Bang Theory-inspired his and hers sweater-vests

Lord of the Rings-inspired shrug

In addition to a wardrobe of costume finery, hobbyists will also find instructions for practical projects such as an e-reader cover or a laptop bag crafted of checkered fabric that serves double-duty as a chessboard and carryall, as well as patterns for plush toys inspired by Star Trek, robots, and the comic book Squee! Wear your nerdiness on your sleeve with Knits for Nerds.

GENRE
Lifestyle & Home
RELEASED
2012
February 21
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
144
Pages
PUBLISHER
Andrews McMeel Publishing
SELLER
OpenRoad Integrated Media, LLC
SIZE
71.2
MB

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