Colorful Techniques + Projects for the creative knitter
Mix Yarns, Colors and Textures to Create Bold and Bright Handknits
Why spend hours knitting a boring one-shade sweater? Pile on the color and discover the joys of knitting with multiple hues in unexpected combinations. Choose from over 20 projects, including home décor items, hats, scarves, sweaters, vests and more.
Get ready to dive into a world of color. Inside 'YarnPlay' find:
a basic guide to yarn, needles and knitting notions
- a guide to 'playing with color' that shows you how to choose colors by drawing inspiration from everyday items like quilts, photos and magazines
- a wide variety of project, both big and small, from a graphic afghan to armwarmers and washcloths
- stash-buster projects for using up all those odds and ends of yarn
- a helpful section filled with useful reference information such as a glossary of knitted needles conversion chart and a list of inspirational knitting book, magazines and websites.