Knitting with Beads: 30 Beautiful Sweaters, Scarves, Hats & Gloves

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Lark Books, 2003 - Crafts & Hobbies - 128 pages
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Knit one and bead too: these patterns combine two favorite crafts for breathtaking results. Thirty gorgeous projects, shown in color photos and accompanied by charts, offer a variety of styles, colors, and materials. Every design simply begs knitters to try out new techniques. Picture a lacelike scarf knit from angora yarn, accented with delicate crystals. Enjoy an evening out dressed in a black knit camisole, embellished with small metallic beads and shimmery beaded fringe. See how a simple, classic cable hat becomes something special with sparkly beaded details. A beautiful autumn shawl drips with bead fringing, and it's super quick to make. Or jazz up a denim-colored tank top and bag, transform a beret into something oh-so-chic, and dress up a pair of woolen gloves. A basics section details several techniques for incorporating beads into knitting, including embroidery, fringe, and appliqu .
 

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Davis combines her twin loves of beading and knitting in this book, which expands on the bead-knitting material in her earlier Complete Guide to Beading Techniques. Geared to the intermediate to ... Read full review

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I have never tried to knit with beads and this book is very informative and helpful Read full review

Contents

INTRODUCTION
7
GLOSSARY
13
BEADED FRINGE
42
BEADWORK APPLIQUE
55
BEADED KNITTING
83
DressedUp Sweater
91
Denim Tank Top
97
BlackDiamond Hat
109
Striped Blouse
121
BIBLIOGRAPHY
127
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