250 Stitches to Knit
Publisher: Interweave Press
Along with color and silhouette, texture and dimension play a vital role in the interest of a design. The Harmony Guides: Cables and Arans is a one-stop reference for inspiration, brimming with 250 texture-friendly designs for knitters of all skill levels.
The Harmony Guides have been a longstanding reference for handcrafters for more than thirty years, offering clear, concise instructions and photographs for stitches. Designer Erika Knight, author of the Simple Knits series, lends her expertise in the series redesign, updating the Harmony Guides with new stitches and know-how.
Among hundreds of stitch patterns, Cables and Arans offers an OXO Ripple that makes a dapper design choice for a man’s scarf and a Medallion Ripple that will enhance any basic pullover. Add a little texture to your home, a Honeycomb Pattern is an excellent choice for a sumptuous and cozy afghan. All swatches are worked in updated yarns, beautifully photographed and accompanied by easy-to-follow instructions. Extra design tips are offered throughout this handy-sized book – the perfect size for any knitter’s travel tote – making it an excellent resource for both novice and skilled knitters alike. This all-in-one guide to creating textures and cables is the perfect knitting companion!