Knit baby : head & toes! / edited by Gwen Steege.
Contributor(s): Steege, Gwen.Material type: BookPublisher: North Adams, MA : Storey Books, 2003Description: 127 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 1580174949.Other title: Head & toes!.Subject(s): Knitting -- Patterns | Infants' clothingDDC classification: 746.432
Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
A baby's on the way, and you want to give something personal, something truly of yourself. The solution: Sit down and knit a jaunty cap or some fun booties for baby's sweet little feet. New parents will treasure any of the adorable projects in KNIT BABY HEAD & TOES!. This attractive, die-cut, how-to book contains 15 patterns for baby hats and booties.
KNIT BABY HEAD & TOES! is written with the beginning or occasional knitter in mind. All instructions are in plain English - abbreviations are kept to a minimum, and all terms are thoroughly explained. Plus, the unique color-coded column format makes it easy for knitters to follow the instructions for the size of their knitted item.
KNIT BABY HEAD & TOES! features patterns from a wide range of knitting designers in the United States and Canada, and is packed with practical information, including advice on which yarns are most suitable for baby knits - soft cottons, chenilles, and warm, machine-washable wools. The book also includes a felted knitting project; felting is a hot technique that produces soft, cozy, unusual items that knitters everywhere are enjoying. The styles range from traditional to hip, from whimsical to bold, and all are adorable!
Knit a jaunty cap, a cosy crib blanket, or some fun booties for baby's sweet little feet. New parents will treasure any of the adorable projects in the Knit Baby series. All instructions are in plain English-abbreviations are kept to a minimum, and all terms are thoroughly explained. Plus, the unique colour-coded column format makes it easy for knitters to follow the instructions for the size of their knitted item
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Table of contents provided by Syndetics
- Head-to-Toe Knitting (p. 6)
- Bumblebee Socks (p. 24)
- Baby Beret (p. 32)
- Simply Chenille (p. 36)
- Felted Flapped Derby (p. 40)
- Make Way for Ducklings (p. 46)
- Felted Fooshies (p. 52)
- Felted High-Tops (p. 64)
- Jester Hat (p. 72)
- Kyle's Kap (p. 78)
- Ladybug Socks (p. 84)
- Lettuce-Edge Booties (p. 92)
- Puppy Slippers (p. 96)
- Felted Slipper Socks (p. 104)
- Little Speckled Toes (p. 112)
- Striped Stocking Cap (p. 118)
- Contributing Designers (p. 122)
- Index (p. 126)