Murdoch Books's 400 Knitting Stitches Great Stitch Patterns PDF

By Murdoch Books

Necessary for hand knitters, this e-book offers four hundred knitting styles in either written and chart shape. It covers a number of styles resembling knit-and-purl sew styles, cable and aran styles, lacy styles, ribs and two-colour styles. It additionally incorporates a thoughts part which provides directions within the fundamentals of this well known craft.

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Calculate the required length before shrinkage. Multiply the desired length by 1 plus the amount of shrinkage. This example assumes the desired length is 14". 875" The result is the length that you will actually knit. When the garment is washed, it should shrink to the correct length. A second approach to planning for shrinkage or growth, which you might find simpler because there are fewer calculations, is to figure out the number of rows you’ll need to reach the required length after washing.

Experiment with this in the swatch to determine what will work best. (See Weaving in Ends as You Go, appendix; and Dealing with Ends). Working with Difficult Yarns Slippery yarns require special handling. Balls wound from them tend to dissolve into a tangled mess. If a slippery yarn is in a skein, wind it by hand into a firm ball and place the ball inside a ziplock bag or a knee-high stocking to prevent the ball from falling apart. Or wind the ball around a core (like a dowel or a toilet-paper roll) to help support it.

Calculate the required length before shrinkage. Multiply the desired length by 1 plus the amount of shrinkage. This example assumes the desired length is 14". 875" The result is the length that you will actually knit. When the garment is washed, it should shrink to the correct length. A second approach to planning for shrinkage or growth, which you might find simpler because there are fewer calculations, is to figure out the number of rows you’ll need to reach the required length after washing.

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