Prelims: 5 pp Foreword/About This Book: 2 pp DIRECTORY of stitches: 162 pp Photo Glossary of Techniques: 20 pp Index and Credits: 3 pp
Since selling her first design at age 14, Debbie Tomkies has designed for many major knitting magazines including Simply Knitting, Knit, Knitting and Let's Knit. She has designed for Artesano yarns and spent over four years as the "How-to" technical feature writer for Simply Knitting. Her book, Hand-dyed Yarn Craft Projects (GMC Publications) showcased her skills as a hand-dyer. Debbie is a successful tutor and teaches knitting, crochet, and dyeing to students of all ages. As such she has a wealth of experience when it comes to understanding the needs of new knitters as well as how to enhance the knowledge of more experienced practitioners.
May 2015 Debbie Tomkies is a respected knitting author who teaches knitting, crochet and dyeing for a living - so who better to teach you all the essential stitches used in knitting? With 250 inside her informative guide, you're sure to find whatever stitches your patterns call for, be it a cluster, truck, chevron, cable, ripple or wave! Each stitch comes with detailed instructions - written and charted - and a photo of a knitted swatch so you can what effect you'll end up with. * Knit Today *