Ranging from first garments through to blankets, cushions and toys, Erika Knight has put together a charming collection of designs specifically to provide all the hand knits that a newborn needs in its first months.
Part of the Erika Knight Collectables series, these project books feature 15 knitwear designs. The projects in each book form a capsule collection of easy-wear casuals and glamour knits for the modern woman. Classic contains a collection of wardrobe basics. Glamour includes a knit shrug, a frill-neck tea top, and an applique cardigan.
Crochet Workshop is a must-have for all beginner crocheters. Under Erika Knight's careful guidance learn how to make 20 gorgeous projects to wear and for the home. Each of the 20 projects in this book will teach you a new stitch, technique, or trick that will help you to build on and consolidate new crochet techniques, until you have mastered a wide repertoire of skills and an enviable collection of crocheted items. This book showcases the incredible variety of finishes that different crochet techniques can produce. You will learn a variety of stitches from double and trebles to the more delicate lace and ripple shell stitch. With exquisite photography by Yuki Sugiura that perfectly shows each of the beautiful designs, and supported with clear diagrams and illustrations, this is the ultimate book for all enthusiasts of this remarkable craft.
Lace will lend a hint of sophistication to knitted projects, but finding the most suitable design can pose the greatest challenge. 'Lace & Eyelets' showcases 250 designs to delight knitters of all skill levels. A Falling Leaves pattern offers textured interest to an afghan and Little Flowers adds femininity to a set of winter accessories. From a Butterfly Lace to Knotted Openwork to Open Diamonds with Bobbles, this collection will revolutionise the way you think about stitches. All swatches are worked in updated yarns, beautifully photographed and accompanied by easy-to-follow instructions. In addition to 'Lace & Eyelets', 'Knit & Purl' and 'Cables & Arans' are the premier titles of this new series. "The Harmony Guides" have been longstanding references for handcrafters for more than thirty years. C&B is proud to announce that internationally renowned best-selling author and knitting expert Erica Knight will be steering the series on its new journey. All titles will be fully revised and updated with eye-catching photography and innovative new stitches, but also never forgetting the heritage of the guides, these really will be the only reference titles on any knitter's bookshelves.
Adding sumptuous texture to any room, 'Classic at Home' is a tightly focused collection of relaxed classic casuals. Projects range from a quintessential knit throw in the softest cashmere blend yarn to a practical wash mitt knitted in hemp, as well as a chic yoga mat and slippers for essential comfort.
Each of the 20 projects in this book teaches you a new colour-knitting technique. The core of the book is the 20 original designs, from cushions and throws to hats and scarves, that provide the perfect vehicles for practising your colourwork, whether that is random striping, tonal phasing, texture stitches or pictoral motifs.
'Knit & Purl' showcases a jam-packed collection of 250 classic and contemporary stitch patterns to elevate your knitted projects to new heights. A Diamond Web makes a handsome pattern for a rugged scarf; whilst a Space Invaders stitch lends a decorative detail to a jumper. From a basic Seed Stitch to a fanciful Ladder pattern, each stitch features a full-colour photograph in updated yarns and clear and concise instructions. 'The Harmony Guides' have been longstanding references for handcrafters for more than thirty years. C&B is proud to announce that internationally renowned best-selling author and knitting expert Erica Knight will be steering the series on its new journey. 'Knit & Purl', 'Cables & Arans' and 'Lace & Eyelets' are the premier titles of the series with others to include 'Fair Isle & Intarsia', 'Motifs & Alphabets' and 'Edgings'. Whether you're a designer or a knitting enthusiast, the new 'Harmony Guide' series will keep you in "stitches" for years to come. All titles will be fully revised and updated with eye-catching photography and innovative new stitches, but also never forgetting the heritage of the guides, these really will be the only reference titles on any knitter's bookshelves.
A new collection of creative knitting designs integrates classic stitches with other craft techniques and innovative materials including wire, beads, and recycled plastic to present twenty innovative projects including wire napkin rings, an Aran armschair cover, a patchwork throw, and a beaded silk scarf. Original.