JAPANESE KNITTING: PATTERNS FOR SWEATERS, SCARVES AND MORE
A whole new world of fashionable Tokyo-style knitwear designs opens to experienced needle crafters in Japanese Knitting: Patterns for Sweaters, Scarves and More. It is the first Japanese needlework book to be translated into English. Knitting and crochet websites across the globe often feature the work of renowned Japanese designer Michiyo. Her minimalist aesthetic and textural elements make her knitwear styles polished and flattering, whether worn layered or as stand-alone pieces. With this Japanese knitting pattern book, experienced knitters and needleworkers can create a diverse collection of effortless-looking items ranging from a pair of soft slippers to a structured jacket.
An introduction by needlework instructor Gayle Roehm explains the Japanese techniques to readers who are trying them for the first time.
Inside, find patterns and instructions for 15 knitting and 8 crochet projects, including:
A Nordic-style sweater
A classic raglan cardigan
A delicately crocheted cowl
A diagonally striped tunic
A "sleeve" scarf
And much more
Your wardrobe will benefit from the chic and comfortable touch of Michiyo's knitwear designs in this newly-translated Japanese stitch dictionary and pattern book.
SKU: 9784805313824 Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
ISBN: 9784805313824 Format: Paperback
Date Published: 05/29/2018 Illustrations: 23 patterns; color photos
Number of Pages: 112 Trim Size: 8 1/2 x 11 1/2