- Product # 071445
- Type Paperback
- ISBN 978-1-60085-847-5
- Published Date 2013
- Dimensions 8 x 10
- Pages 144
- Photos 40
- Drawings 30
"If you're looking for some fresh, colorful projects to create, check out Great Little Gifts to Knit. After all, it is holiday knitting season!"
- Lap Dog Creations blog
Love to knit, but don’t have time? No problem! Great Little Gifts to Knit by Jean Moss, one of Britain’s leading designers and author of Sweet Shawlettes, features 30 on-trend projects that can be easily made in a weekend or less.
Fresh new designs with international flavor. No cookie-cutter designs here – only creative designs that will excite and inspire you. In her typical innovative style, Jean Moss treats you to modern interpretations of traditional knitwork, including: Peruvian intarsia, Aran cables, Fair Isle patterns, and Japanese shadow knitting.
Projects designed for today’s knitter. Now you can squeeze fun knitting projects into the limited time you do have. The exciting projects in Great Little Gifts to Knit allow you to experiment with stitches or techniques you may want to try – and now you can without a huge commitment of time.
Knitwear gifts for everyone on your list.From Whoopla Beanbags to a Galaxy Beret, this how-to book is packed with projects you’ll love to knit and are just right for gifting, including:
- For Baby: cuddle cocoons or lovely blankets
- For Him: the Hendrix guitar strap and belt
- For Her: Fiesta shrug and fingerless gloves
- For the Home: place mats and napkin rings
- And even a McDougal jacket for Fido!
Enjoy the creativity and satisfaction of knitting once again. Don’t give up knitting because of your busy lifestyle. Great Little Gifts to Knits offers fun options for making the most of the minutes you do have. And nobody says you can’t make these great little gifts for yourself!
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- Table of Contents
Forward by Kate Buller, Brand Manager of Rowan yarns Introduction Chapter 1: Baby Cuddle Cocoon Shower Set Baby Love Blanket Whoopla Beanbags Jubilee Jacket Chapter 2: Hers Fiesta Shrug and Fingerless Gloves Jive Legwarmers Glow Wristlet Frou-Frou Fingerless Gloves Amulet Purse Deco Backpack Will o’ the Wisp Shawlette Galaxy Beret Kitten’s Paw Stole Odalisque Turban and Hat Zebra Mittens Chapter 3: His Hugs Socks Masham Scarf Galway Beanie and Headwrap Tutti Frutti Smart Phone Sleeve Hendrix Guitar Strap and Belt Chapter 4: Home Checkers Cushion and Seat Cover Flavor Place Mat and Napkin Ring Wensleydale Teacozy McDougal Dog Jacket Welcome Door Hanging Appendices Techniques and Stitches Yarn Information Buttons and Trimmings Knitting Abbreviations Needle and Hook Sizing Index About the Author Tip