The Twisted Sisters Sock Workbook
With simple directions and tips on how to dye, paint, spin, and knit yarn to create authentic socks, this book offers all the information necessary to fashion socks with personality. Included are innovative patterns and tips for knitting socks with customized fit--even for all ten toes. Safe and easy directions are given on dyeing yarn from pour-dyeing methods to dyeing with Kool-Aid. With photos and illustrations of finished examples, sock patterns such as newborn socks and magic genie toe socks, and advice on how to create one-of-a-kind projects, it will appeal to all levels of knitters and spinners.
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Hold the tails of both yams in your right hand to keep them out of the way. 3.
Insert your left index finger between the working yam (A) and the waste yam (B)
from behind and twist your finger 90 degrees counterclockwise. Slide your left
Insert the BN front to back into the st you just pulled off N 1 , then back to front
through the next st that is still on Nl. Pull this st off Nl. 6. Insert the BN back to front
into the first st you pulled off N2, then front to back through the next st that is still
Starting an afterthought heel To insert an afterthought heel, you will open a hole
in a tube that's already knit and pick up sts around the opening. You will need two
circular needles (CN1 and CN2) the same size or smaller than the size used to ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Pasquegirl - LibraryThing
This is a great book for knitting with your own handspun yarn. I am a beginning knitter and I have made 2 pairs of socks now without difficulty! Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - meerka - LibraryThing
Lovely photographs, but sock knitting section of the book is not layed out well for easy reference. Was delighted to learn about flat-knitted socks and found the dyeing and spinning sections interesting. Read full review
Working in an Intuitive Manner
a living room full of fiber for the Sisters
to dive into May there always be color 20 Cold Pour Dyeing
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