Freeform Knitting and Crochet

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Sally Milner Pub., 2004 - Crafts & Hobbies - 176 pages
“Take your yarn for a walk,” says author Jenny Dowde, who teaches the freeform “scrumbling” technique. With scrumbling, needleworkers can work unbound by patterns and yet still successfully knit or crochet a project. With just a range of simple stitches and only a few basic techniques, anyone can create lovely and useful household objects and eye-catching wearable art. Full-color photographs illustrate Dowde’s methods in action, from completing both basic and advanced stitches to working with wires and beads, along with a host of special techniques, including constructing buttons, unusual closures, and special accents from polymer clay.

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Overkill on the color theory and knitting. I ordered thinking it was more crochet than knitting. I was wrong. Im a teacher at our local college and wanted more FREEFORM instruction. It simply is not ... Read full review

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User Review  - ReadingKnitter01 - LibraryThing

good pictures; some instructions most useful for seeing what can be done if you let your imagination go and throw the patterns out the window. Read full review

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