Learn to Knit
Learn to KnitThe Basic Knowledge and Projects to Get StartedIvar Asplund, illustrated by Karin Holmberg
Follow Ivar Asplund and explore the basics of knitting. With 20 or so projects at varying degrees of difficulty – from the most basic to the more challenging – this book is for complete beginners as well as more experienced knitters.
You will learn the best way to cast on. How to knit, how to purl, and what happens when you combine the two stitches and what effects you can achieve. You will learn how easy it is to knit a lace pattern. How to read charts and how knitting descriptions are structured. How to decrease and increase the number of stitches. How to cast off and finish a knitting project in the most beautiful way. What to consider when choosing yarn and what materials you need in addition to the knitting needles. An educational and inspirational book about knitting, vividly depicted with both photographs and illustrations.