Knitters will find specific techniques and instructions for felting their knitting in this detailed step-by-step introduction, including how to felt on purpose and not by mistake, techniques for both hand and machine felting, and choosing and testing yarns. They'll also learn whether knitting swatches is really necessary and how big to knit a piece before felting. Twenty-four detailed projects include stylish bags, totes, hats, and mittens; warm and fuzzy vests and slippers; and decorative pillows, placemats, and coasters. With a section on embellishing felting and felting on felt (needle felting), knitters will be inspired to create these beautiful projects for friends and family, from the baby's first felt hat to the furry slippers for cold winter nights.
Die Inhaltsangabe kann sich auf eine andere Ausgabe dieses Titels beziehen.
Beverly Galeskas is the founder and owner of Fiber Trends, a knitting pattern company. She lives in Wenatchee, Washington.Review:
"I enjoyed this book immensely...[It] is laid out with clear methods and instructions." - Liz Allen, The Journal for Weavers, Spinners and Dyers
"The introduction is a manual in itself, covering the basics in such detail that beginners won't miss a trick." - Vogue Knitting, Spring/Summer 2004
"[Beverly Galeskas] is simply the best resource for felting today...This is a beautiful - and useful - guidebook." - Knitter's Review
„Über diesen Titel“ kann sich auf eine andere Ausgabe dieses Titels beziehen.