Knitting with Wire
Covering the basics of wire knitting, this manual presents a range of 30 innovative and beautiful projects, from simple to more complex, with clear directions and illustrations. Appealing to knitters, beadworkers, wireworkers, and jewelry makers, the guide offers a complete description of tools and techniques, embellishing with beads, and making finishes for the project. A history of this unusual technique is also explored, along with tips for independent projects.
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a drawplate, so I marked a hard piece of wood using the holes on the knitting
needle gauge and had a friend with a drill press create the drawplate for me.
Number the holes on the drawplate with a pen, making the largest hole number 1
Sew on 5° red/gold triangle beads to the outside of frame to cover the holes.
Fringe With Silamide threaded on beading needle, secure thread to lower edge
of purse then string fringe beads as follows: alternate a small triangle bead and a
Take the end with the waste wire still attached and insert it from back to front,
toward you through a hole on the drawplate that is about the size of the knitting.
Using flat-nosed or chain-nosed pliers, pull the knitting through the drawplate
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Wiseman is a prolific knitwear designer and author of The Knitter's Book of Finishing Techniques and Knitted Sweaters for Every Season. Here, she turns her attention to knitting with wire using three ... Read full review
Tools for Working with Wire
Specific Tools for Specific Techniques
Tools for Viking Knitting
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