With this book by your side, the horrors of finishing your knitting will be a thing of the past.
It is by Lucy Neatby and is a re-write of her Taking the Chequered Flag book. This new version has been expanded to cover more techniques. Also new are challenges at the end of each chapter. These are a series of swatches that will let you practise the techniques and make sure that you have mastered them.
Lucy talks you through darning in ends, blocking,shoulder seams, sleeve lengths, the Japanese short row technique, grafting, the refinements of matress stitch,side seams and shaping, front bands, making alterations to patterns and loads more.
There are diagrams explaining all these techniques and it is written in a chatty style. It is a soft back and is 176 pages in length.
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