For the LOVE of knitting this Valentine's week! So you learned to knit and you are so excited to try new things. Great news! The Knitter's Palette: A Workbook of Color and Texture Techniques and Effects is packed with tons and tons of super easy techniques to kick up your knitting, and then, once you have a bit of "knit skillz", you will be onto the intermediate and then the advanced stitches that you've been dreaming of and some you couldn't have imagined.
More about the CPi book
Explore the myriad of color and texture opportunities available to the hand knitter with The Knitter's Palette! This comprehensive and creative guide uses a large collection of swatches—or palettes—to inspire and instruct as it covers every aspect of color and texture in knitting. In these pages, you'll find a library of 55 palettes, containing over 400 swatches, supported by over 70 illustrated techniques. Each palette illustrates variations on effects, patterns, designs, or techniques. While it’s aimed at novices who understand only basic knitting techniques, this book will also appeal to experienced knitters looking for new and creative ideas.
Kate Haxell is a professional writer and editor specializing in craft. She has written several books, including the best-selling First Knits and the creative sourcebook Decorative Knitting. She lives in London. Visit her online at http://www.katehaxell.co.uk.