Ponchos and Wraps
A Knitter's Dozen
By (photographer) Alexis Xenakis
Ponchos and Wraps by Alexis Xenakis
Book DescriptionThe best ideas for making ponchos and wraps from Knitter's Magazine are featured in this project book for knitters of all skill levels. Ranging from casual ponchos that are thrown over the head and worn with jeans to elegant wraps and stoles for evenings out, and from classic to contemporary designs, these 21 projects provide an opportunity to either start out with more ordinary yarns and stitches or to graduate to experimentation with luxury yarns and unconventional stitches. Detailed, fully illustrated instructions highlight the more complicated techniques, and ideas for creative finishing options are also provided for those who seek to customize and personalize their projects.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781933064017
(190mm x 190mm x 8mm)
Imprint: XRX Books,US
Publisher: XRX Books,US
Publish Date: 1-May-2005
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Alexis Xenakis
Splendid Apparel, Paperback (April 2015)
"The craft of knitting is devoted to making useful things. The craft of embroidery is devoted to making useful things beautiful. Splendid Apparel brings these two crafts together."--Back cover.
Think Outside the Sox, Paperback (May 2010)
Showcasing over 50 winning designs from the publisher's international knitting contest, this collection of innovative, fine socks features patterns from around the world - which include color work, cables, lace, Latvian braids, and toe-up and top-down designs. It includes instructions for socks that range from fashionable to traditional.
Knit One Below, Paperback (November 2008)
Intends to build an entire collection around one simple stitch that creates many intriguing effects. Shown in knitting instructions as 'k1b' (knit 1 below), this title presents the technique that involves knitting into the stitch one row below the stitch on the needle with either a knit or a purl stitch.
Hats, Paperback (October 2005)» View all books by Alexis Xenakis
The best ideas for hats from "Knitter's Magazine" are featured in this project book, providing knitters with an opportunity to learn while they create. Includes 18 hat projects ranging in complexity from beginning through advanced skill levels.
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Author Biography - Alexis Xenakis
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