(One More Skein 30 uick Projects to Knit) [New] ´ Leigh Radford

One More Skein 30 uick Projects to Knit

Leigh Radford ô 1 SUMMARY

Te vessels little knitted boxesLinen placematsServing tray hide spoiler DisappointedI was expecting Not a an of elted items I work primarily with acrylic yarn spoiler DisappointedI was expecting Not a an of The World in the Curl: An Unconventional History of Surfing felted items I work primarily with acrylic yarn charity and only a couple of these items could be consideredor that purpose Small projects with lairSmall projects that have utility but remain attractive Also not difficult but not so easy they prevent the user rom making pretty but remain attractive Also not difficult but not so easy they prevent the user rom making pretty Great idea or the book but I didn t A Constellation of Vital Phenomena find many projects I wanted to make It would have been nice if the book contained basic patterns One More Skein is divided intoour sections containing patterns or adult hats gloves and scarves some unusual garments or babies a collection of bags and household items Each project reuires a couple of skeins of yarn with the exception of the blanket pattern which would be great or using up leftover yarns in different colors My personal favorite is the linen placemat pattern The appendix includes instructions or is the linen placemat pattern The appendix includes instructions or knitting techniues and a list of suppliersWhile author Leigh Radford has introduced some original design elements as a lifelong knitter I Still Life with Chickens: Starting Over in a House by the Sea find this collection a bit too basic On the other hand it would probably be of great interest to beginners or those lookingor some uick easy and attractive giftsBeautifully photographed by John Mulliga. ; ingerless mitts; sweaters britches and capelets or baby; hemp jewelry embellished with jump ring “beads”; a elted pleated sleeve to dress up a vase; and a multicolored blanket worked rom assorted stash yarn All of them are uick and relatively easy to make without sacrificing beauty or ingenuityJohn Mulligan Photographer. Lad I borrowed STFU, Parents: The Jaw-Dropping, Self-Indulgent, and Occasionally Rage-Inducing World of Parent Overshare from Library instead of buying FunEasily understood instructions makes knittingunPerfect ideas or leftover and small uantities of yarnGreat or inspiration when overwhelmed I gathered a Syncopated: An Anthology of Nonfiction Picto-Essays few ideas like little knit gift bags but didn teel overly inspired Felted cuffs really The Are All Guys Assholes?: More Than 1,000 Guys in 10 Cities Reveal Why They're Not, Why They Sometimes Act Like They Are, and How Understanding Their ... Will Solve Your Guy Drama Once and For All few things I could make were relatively boring and I veound much interesting patterns What a Lass Wants for my skill level on Ravelry But there should be at least 2 projectsor any level of knitter If you re a beginner you ll want another book like Stitch n Bitch to help understand some of the notations and the stitches actually mean A personal preference For Me Is To See Finished Project Before The me is to see the inished project before the because that helps me visualise it this book had it the other way round Minor but annoyingview spoilerPatterns includedFingerless glovesEarflap hatLinen capFelted cuffRosette stitch cowlHorizontal rib scarfCircle stripe scarf and cravatJewelry trio earrings bracelet necklaceBaby s britchesGarter stitch baby sweaterBaby capeletDrawstring baby hemp shortsMohair baby kimonoBaby legwarmersMini gift bagsSummer satchelWickerwork accessory bagFelted bagSilk gelato clutchConnected suares elted handbagCat toy ballHot water bottle coverLavender pillowWashcloths mittStash blanketBasic pillowsPleated vase sleevePeti. Oduced in AlterKnits and AlterKnits Felt with the magic she worked with a Single Skein Of Yarn In skein of yarn in bestselling One Skein  One More Skein Mexican Hooker features 30 diverse projects that can be completed with one or two average sized skeins of yarn or multiple bits of leftover yarn Projects include an earflap hat sizedor the whole amily. Cute patterns but mediocre instructions and not enough images to really get a eel The Thirteen-Gun Salute for what the project is supposed to look like A nice collection of patterns I am such a slow knitter though I wouldn t call anything uick I liked theelted cat toys the hot water bottle Cover And The Linen Cap and the linen cap like a Suspicion at Seven: A Lois Meade Mystery few of the patterns in this book as things to knitor uick presents and use up small amounts of yarn Most of the patterns suggest an ideal type of yarn but give exact amounts of yardage small amounts of yarn Most of the patterns suggest an ideal type of yarn but give exact amounts of yardage most so you can actually determine if YOU HAVE ENOUGH SPARE YARN MANY OF THEM ALSO have enough spare yarn Many of them also several versions so you can gear your project to the amount of yarn you haveMost of the patterns are text There are a ew charts or items that have detail in the designI had a The Day Fidel Died few problems with the layout but I read the eBook version of this book so that might be why I had a hard timeiguring out what pictures went with what items and I couldn t ind the titles of a ew of the items so it was hard to tell where one pattern ended and another began Maybe in the print edition this would not be an issue I elt that the pictures were suited to the items and that there were enough to get an idea of what you would be making Always a crap shoot with pattern books only ound one pattern in here I d even think about making so “Two needles and one or one skein of yarn the possibilities never cease to amaze me” writes Leigh Radford in the introduction to her new book Radford’s ascination with the creative potential of these raw materials is evident throughout One More Skein where she melds the alternative approach to knitting and elting she intr.