75 Knitted Floral Blocks: Beautiful Patterns to Mix and Match for Throws, Accessories, Baby Blankets and More

75 Knitted Floral Blocks: Beautiful Patterns to Mix and Match for Throws, Accessories, Baby Blankets and More
Title: 75 Knitted Floral Blocks: Beautiful Patterns to Mix and Match for Throws, Accessories, Baby Blankets and More
Author:
Leslie Stanfield
Description:

This exciting collection features knitted blocks in all shapes and sizes, each with a floral theme, some taken from traditional sources and many completely new designs. Offering a mixture of knitting techniques from intarsia and color work to raised effects and open, lacy stitches, the blocks also range from simple corner-to-corner squares to geometric shapes worked in the round. Each design includes written instructions and, where appropriate, charts with symbols or colors. Includes a “Useful Techniques” section to help improve your knitting skills. Ideas and inspiration for combining blocks to create a range of beautiful projects, from chunky yarn cushions to patchwork throws.


No. of pages: 128
Cover type: Paperback
Trim size: 222mm x 222mm
Colour type: Full colour
Series: Milner Craft Series
Imprint: Sally Milner Publishing
ISBN: 978 1 86351 437 8
RRP: A$29.99

Contents

Foreword/About this book.
Techniques: Equipment; Yarn choice; Abbreviations and charts; Knitting basics; Crochet basics; Additional techniques; Pressing and edging; Assembling and joining.
Instructions: Traditional designs; Textured designs; Pictorial designs.
Projects: Open bloom hat; Retro cushion; Bouquet greetings card; Poppy pot holder; Pansy knitting bag; Phlox baby blanket; Leaf birdcage cover.
Index.
Resources and credits.
Prelims: 5 pp • Foreword: 2 pp Useful Techniques: 14 pp Directory of Blocks: 12 pp • 75 BLOCK DESIGNS: 78 pp Creative Projects: 14 pp Index and Resources: 3 pp
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