Knitting in Circles: 100 Circular Patterns for Sweaters, Bags, Hats, Afghans, and More by Nicky Epstein soon to be presented for sale on the fabulous BookLovers of Bath web site!
Published: New York: Potter Craft, 2012, Hardback.
Contains: Colour photographs; Diagrams; Patterns; Illustrated endpapers and blanks;
From the cover: One circle can become a stylish hat or an adorable shrug. Two, and you have a unique handbag or cover-up. Knit more circles, and you can make show stopping scarves, jackets, sweaters, afghans even a stunning lace dress.
Only Nicky Epstein, always on the cutting edge of knitwear design, could dream up these innovative garments and accessories that all start with a simple shape. In her bestselling book Knitting Block by Block, Nicky elevated the humble block to outstanding fashion, but that was just the beginning. Now she takes on a new challenge and shows you how to make a statement with circles. Mix and match to your hearts content with one hundred circular patterns and twenty inspiring projects that feature everything from cables to rich colorwork, delicate lace, and over-the-top embellishments in Nickys signature style. Youll find step-by-step techniques for how to knit circles, both in the round and flat, plus expert guidance on customizing the projects, with unique cut-and-paste circle templates to design your own styles.
With this groundbreaking book, youll never look at circles the same way. Once again, Nicky Epstein has outdone herself, opening up a world of creative possibilities with a gorgeous reference that will have you knitting in the best of circles.
Pictorial boards. 223 pages. Index. 10¼” x 8¾”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I persuade you to have a look at more books within my Crafts, Hobbies & Pastimes Knitting catalogue?