[One More Skein 30 uick Projects to Knit] PDF/EBOOK
Erstood instructions makes knitting funPerfect ideas for leftover and small uantities of yarnGreat for inspiration when overwhelmed I gathered a few ideas like little knit gift bags but didn t feel overly inspired Felted cuffs really The few things I could make were relatively boring and I ve found much interesting patterns for my skill level on Ravelry But there should be at least 2 projects for any level of knitter If you re a beginner you ll want another book like Stitch n Bitch to help understand some of the notations and what the stitches actually mean A personal preference for me is
see the finished project the pattern because that helps me visualise it this book had it the other way round Minor but annoyingview spoilerPatterns includedFingerless. Oduced in AlterKnits and AlterKnits Felt With The Magic She Worked With with the magic she worked with single skein of yarn in the bestselling One Skein One More Skein features 30 diverse projects that can be completed with one or two average sized skeins of yarn or multiple bits of leftover yarn Projects include an arflap hat sized for the whole family. Cute patterns but mediocre instructions and not nough images to really get a feel for what the project is supposed to look like A nice collection of patternsTo See The Finished Project
I am such a slow knitter though I wouldn t call anything uick I liked theam such a slow knitter though I wouldn t call anything uick I liked the cat toys the hot water bottle cover and the linen cap I like a few of the patterns in this book as things to knit for uick presents and use up small amounts of yarn Most of the patterns suggest an ideal type of yarn but give xact amounts of yardage than most so you can actually determine if you have nough spare yarn Many of them also have several versions so you Always a crap shoot with pattern books only found one pattern in here I d ven think about making so glad I borrowed from Library instead of buying FunEasily und. “Two needles and one or one skein of yarn the possibilities never cease to amaze me” writes Leigh Radford in the introduction to her new book Radford’s fascination with the creative potential of these raw materials Radford’s fascination with the creative potential of these raw materials vident throughout One More Skein where she melds the alternative approach to knitting and felting she intr. GlovesEarflap hatLinen capFelted cuffRosette stitch cowlHorizontal rib scarfCircle stripe scarf and cravatJewelry trio arring DisappointedI was xpecting Not a fan
of felted items I work primarily with acrylic yarn for charity and only a couplefelted items I work primarily with acrylic yarn for charity and only a couple these items could be considered for that purpose Small projects with flairSmall projects that have utility but remain attractive Also not difficult but not so asy they prevent the user from making pretty things Great idea for the book but I didn t find many projects I wanted to make It would have been nice if the book contained basic patterns One More Skein is divided into four sections containing patterns for adult hats gloves and scarves some unusual garments for babies a collection of bags and household items. fingerless mitts; sweaters britches and for baby; hemp jewelry mbellished with jump ring “beads”; a felted pleated sleeve to dress a vase; and a multicolored blanket worked from stash yarn All of them are uick and relatively asy to make without sacrificing beauty or ingenuityJohn Mulligan Photographer. .