Alterknit Stitch Dictionary takes an unexpected look st stranded colurwork with 200 new motifs.
Alterknit Stitch Dictionary takes an unexpected look at stranded colourwork with 200 new motifs. These non-traditional colourwork charts are perfect for the creative knitter looking to break away from the ordinary. Derived from graphic design elements, these fresh motifs include everything from geometric mountains, waves, and spirals to modern bikes, skulls and sheep. Dive into stranded colourwork with confidence with sections on choosing colours, working floats, reading charts, and more. Learn how stranded colourwork can be used in design with five accompanying projects including mitts, cowls, and sweaters. Plus, use your imagination to modify, deconstruct, and combine the unique motifs to create your own designs.
Alterknit Stitch Dictionary
Andrea Rangel is a knitwear designer and teacher. She's the author of Rugged Knits (Interweave), and her patterns have been published in Interweave Knits, Knitscene, Brooklyn Tweed's Wool People, Twist Collective, and other publications, as well as independently. She lives in Vancouver Island in British Columbia.