F&W Media, May 2009
From the editors of Northlight Books, Northlight Books, December 2009
MARCELLE KARP co-founded BUST magazine and is the co-author of The Bust Guide to the New Girl Order. Marcelle is also a freelance writer for many national publications.
PAULINE WALL is the voice of the British new wave of knitting. She is the founder of Knitchicks (www.knitchicks.co.uk), an Internet-based group of knitters. Pauline is a regular television guest on the BBC, is the "resident knitter" on ITV's "Richard Hammond's 5 O'Clock Show," and makes appearances on ITV's "London Tonight." Knitchicks has been featured in The New York Times, The Times (UK), the Metro Commuter, as well as numerous other publications.
THE KNITCHICKS GUIDE TO SWEATERS
Pick up this book, grab your needles and become a Knitchick!
The Knitchicks present a comprehensive, practical, hands-on guide to knitting any sweater you could possibly want. No need to fear, because each of the designs is easy to knit, totally wearable and comes with a hearty helping of Knitchick personality. It's time to have fun with your sticks!
Inside The Knitchicks' Guide to Sweaters, you-ll find:
more than 25 simple, classic sweater designs for women, men and children.
information that will help you understand patterns-not just follow them. Adjust the patterns for a perfect fit, or even design your own.
step-by-step photographs of all the need-to-know techniques—no reference books required!
Let the Knitchicks' teach you sweater savvy and show you how to declare your knitting independence!
20+ EASY PORTABLE PROJECTS FROM YOUR FAVORITE AUTHORS
From the Editors of Northlight Books
Take your knitting on the run
Are you a take-along knitter? Are you tempted to break out the needles in the library, on the bus, or even at the supermarket? Then Take-Along Knitting is for you North Light editors have selected the best portable projects from our superstar authors, including Stefanie Japel, Jane Davis, Hannah Fettig and more, all gathered in one place. With easy-to-follow patterns that celebrate the joys of knitting everywhere you go, youall be ready to take your knitting around the world
Take-Along Knitting features: Over 20 fabulous patternsafrom luscious scarves to cozy mittens to stylish earrings - designed to be tucked in a backpack or briefcase for portabilityA handy reference guide that covers techniques from basic knitting and purling to embellishments, embroidery, felting and cablingValuable tips and tricks to make your knitting easier to take with you. What are you waiting for? Grab the yarn and needles and head out the door