Knitting for nerds on knitting, easy knitting, knitting socks. Our book price match guarantee means youre able to shop til your hearts content, always knowing that you can get the very best price. Im listening while im getting ready in the morning, when im at the gym, while im cookingbasically, anywhere and everywhere. Patterns are set for 14ct aida cloth with a colour over symbol pattern, but if you contact me i am more than willing to change the cloth count and email a symbol only pattern with purchase.
The knitting experience, book 2, the purl stitch xrx, 2003 as some of you know, most of the purl stitch was done before the knit stitch was photographed. This is vintage knitting for the twenty first century. Learn more about techniques, stitches and patterns and follow many step by step demonstrations in these knitting books to perfect your skill. House elf amigurumi by quirkeecrochet nerd crafting. As someone who has long believed that knitting as well as most other fibre arts is healing and life affirming and, it must be admitted, a contributor to the book i give knitting for good a heartfelt recommendation. The book opens with a periodic table of fake elements that lays out the socks, shawls, and scarves within, each based on a substance amazonium, mithril, carbonite found only in the nerds alternate universe of science fiction and fantasy. Knitting books from wellloved reference guides to exciting new pattern collections, we curate an inspiring roster of titles to choose from. Actually, its so dang good that im not just listening to it while im knitting. Knitting fork knitting k knit neeedle crochet stitch diy hand craft steel anarchists infants elderly tommy book beginner real cats home fork boys time calm books first nerds people ol. This is a shop for the nerds in all of us, filled with intermediate level, colour heavy patterns. Knitting on looms is much easier than knitting on needles. I couldnt be more delighted with what the came in the mail.
Geek knitting allows one to contextualize their knitting habit in a relatable way for nonknitters. There is a good range of skill levels as well, so beginners will have patterns they can use, and more advanced knitters will also find some lovely lace items. This modern day classic brings you 60 fabulous, vintage knitting patterns for women. Loki hathelmet knit and crochet by chelsea nicole spangler see more. And theres nothing better than finding free craft patterns to do so ive got a collection of 10 awesome, nerdy, and free crossstitch patterns. Toni carr got contributions from other designers and put lots of her own patterns in the book. Nov 29, 2017 this is a knitting book for those nerds. See more ideas about knitting, knitting patterns and pattern.
All knitting books are available to buy online at the works. Nov 01, 2002 i ordered this book sight unseen based on the strength of sallys previous book styles. You can find us at see more ideas about knitting patterns, knitting and. Perhaps im biased as an afficianado of vintage styles but i would happily knit and wear most of the patterns in the book not something i can say for many of the knitting books i have bought over the years. The subtitle of betsy greers book is a guide to creating personal, social and political change, stitch by stitch. Please note this is a very large book with 2 files to download each of approx 50 meg in size. Finallya knitting book for nerds who love scifi, fantasy, comics, and manga. Auto suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters. Vintage knitting and crochet patterns 19201949 this is a sample, showing photos of all the knitting patterns contained in the full book. Dec 07, 2014 well, its wintertime, and for a lot of people, that means some extra time to work on craft projects. Its got lots of classic designs in and is a great resource for picking different motifs to use together, so thats why i recommend it. I love you so much that i will take your favorite thing insert video game, movie or comic book here and knit it. A new book will teach you how to knit anarchist socks, treehugger scarves, nasty woman mittens and. Watch a stitch in time now on your favorite device.
The patterns are chronologically arranged, each chapter with an insightful essay on the history of knittings golden age. A stitch in time volume 2 published on jul 31, 2011 vintage knitting patterns 1930 1959 this is a sample of the book, showing photos of the patterns from the full book. This collection of fandom inspired knits is just fantastic. With this book and thirty years of professional knitting behind her, vivian hoxbro could slip into a welldeserved retirement with her legacy secure. Volume 2 takes us from 1930s to the end of the 1950s, featuring 80 incredible patterns for women, many multi sized for the first time, authentic styling and gorgeous photography. A stitch in time vintage knitting and crochet patterns, 19201949. There are so many stitches, and theyre really just variations on each other, so close and yet so different. Mar 03, 2020 this is a must for any knitting history collection, and a treat for any curious knitter. Free online calculators for knitters and crocheters. Enjoy a rich lineup of tv shows and movies included with your prime membership. In english style knitting, the yarn is held in the right hand and thrown around the right needle before pulling the stitch through.
Knitting expert rita taylor gives you clear, easytofollow instruc. Various manufactures produce knitting looms that can be used 25 ideas knitting socks pattern toe up for 2019 superb photo go look at our page for much more plans. The knitting experience may not cover everything about knitting. This book will serve to be very helpful in the future in creating new projects.
The book has been used by stage, screen and tv for historical accuracy and is also a favourite of fashion colleges. Having the best knitting books on your book shelf or in your ereader library, is essential. From the 1920s tubular look to the feminine charms of the. English knitting has the advantage of being far more generous in adapting to less precise hand motions than continental knitting. A stitch in time volume 1 book susan crawford vintage. Its all about the knit stitch nothing about purls until the next book. Knitting is an old art form which has regained popularity in recent times, so is the case with the knitting looms. Discover more about knitting needles and yarns available and which ones are best for your knitting project. Available either as an ebook through ravelry or the printed hard back can be purchased via susan crawford vintage. A stitch in time, knitting and crochet patterns, 19201949 vol. Apr 10, 2020 the best knitting books can provide guidance on a project you are tackling. Jul 05, 2018 the most frustrating thing about finding a cool crochet pattern online is having no clue what half double stitch or blanket stitch means.
Big book of knitting stitch patterns sterling publishing. It can be used by those just starting to knit or seasoned knitters with years of experience. This republication of the 1972 classic a stitch in time by jane waller, is a collection of original knitting and crochet patterns from the 1920s through the 1940s, with an overview of the style of each decade and its social context. The book is sampler workbook motifs and patterns by caroline vincent. This widget allows you to select almost any number of colors from 2 to 77, set the widths of the stripes you want to have, and toss in the total number of rows to work with. Oct 29, 2015 pins related to nerdy themed knitting projects. Stepbystep basics and easy projects carri hammett this book is divided into five sections, starting with a basics section which first takes you through the specifics of yarn and tools before arming you with the techniques to make both a garter stitch and two coloured yarn scarf. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Each of the 400plus featured stitches is accompanied by easytofollow written and charted instructions,as well as a fullcolor photograph. Knitting fork knitting k knit neeedle crochet stitch diy. English is the most common knitting method in the us, and naturally in england. Im fairly new to cross stitch, so only have one book, which i was given. A stitch in time saves stress down the line life and. The eagerly anticipated follow up to a stitch in time.
Knitting for good a guide to creating personal, social. Cable knitting patterns knitting charts knitting stitches knitting designs knitting projects crochet patterns stitch book stitch design file size by annie maloney the first in a series of original stitch designs, and features 33 unique cable stitch patterns, designed by the author. Learn how to knit fast using heavierweight yarns to make comfy clothes and accessories for baby boys and girls. This republication of the 1972 classic a stitch in time by jane waller, is a collection of original knitting and crochet patterns from 1921 through to 1949, with an overview of the style of each decade and its social context. Whatever your style, theres a stitch in here for you. We are a family owned and operated local yarn and needlepoint shop serving needle arts enthusiasts across jacksonville, fl for over 40 years. The instructions are clear and the photos are of good quality in order to help determine what you might not be able to figure out in theinstructions. Jane wallers most popular book is a stitch in time. This is a wonderful investment for any knitters library, along with a stitch in time. Sep 06, 2018 since i started the book, ive been finding extra knitting time every day just so i can listen to it. A section on basic knitting information and techniques at the front of the book makes this volume even more invaluable. The best of science fiction, manga, and animaguiri meets knit one, purl two as knit siren and part time roller derby girl joan of dark offers up an outofthisworld assortment of knitting nerdiness inside knits for nerds.1478 1021 72 1284 209 987 1295 61 1333 344 1475 772 511 420 704 630 1432 438 1278 846 717 998 1237 1224 1319 1023 615 545 994 1487 1334 768 687