Knitters: It's time to take it to the next level. And who better than Debbie Stoller to show you how. The expert knitter and gifted, edgy author who introduced knitting to a new generation with her "e;New York Times"e; bestseller, "e;Stitch 'n Bitch: The Knitter's Handbook,"e; now shows her readers how to do more lots more.
"e;Stitch 'n Bitch Superstar Knitting"e; is the only knitter's handbook to teach the full array of advanced knitting techniques and skills, such as double-knitting, knitting lace, complicated color work, beading, and more. Writing with the clarity that makes her such an effective teacher, and the attitude that got her dubbed "e;knitting superstar"e; ("e;San Francisco Chronicle"e;), Stoller explains how to "e;knit by the numbers;"e; get creative with stripes; embellish with crochet, beading, and I-cords; how to make cable patterns; and how to use color forms. There's also a whole section on DIY which gives a tutorial on creating your own knitting patterns.
And then the brilliant icing on the cake 41 cool, funky, and fabulous patterns from Debbie and the Stitch 'n Bitch community: a fluttery Rococco Shawl, Cap Sleeve Lattice Sweater, Jackie-O sequined cardigan, Empire Strikes Back dress, the adorable Button It children's sweater with changeable animal patches. Plus sexy stockings, stylish handbags, blankets, scarves, and more, all photographed in full-color.
Stitch 'n Bitch Superstar Knitting
Workman Publishing Company, Incorporated
Go Beyond the Basics