By Amy Clarke Moore
A follow-up to the unique Homespun Handknit - a perennial bestseller for 2 many years - this assortment revitalizes the craft of handspun yarn for a complete new new release of spinners and knitters. choked with smooth and standard spinning information and 25 refined, easy-to-learn tasks, the advisor is helping crafters create particular presents and wearable type whereas refining their talents and embellishing their realizing of this renowned paintings shape. With designs from one of the most influential knitters and spinners operating this present day - together with Kathryn Alexander, Jeanine Bakridges, and Abby Franquemont - this inspiring source good points hats, mittens, scarves, socks, baggage, children’s goods, wraps, and residential décor innovations to problem fiber artists of all ability degrees. offering crucial and informative recommendation - on measuring yarns, reviewing woolen as opposed to worsted, drive/tension transformations, certain innovations, and uncomplicated yarn dynamics - and complemented via uncomplicated knitting and spinning glossaries, this clean modern spouse to a much-loved vintage is an imperative addition to each craft lover’s bookshelf.
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Sew the small buttons in place on the front of the hat for the nostrils. Adult Round 6 to end LINING See pages 142–5 for how to make and attach a cosy ﬂeece or crocheted lining. indd 31 26/06/2014 10:45 raccoon Crocheted in dark grey yarn, the face and mask-like features of the raccoon are worked in cream and black. The striped cords have the characteristics of the raccoon’s ringed tail. 5mm hook. Use larger or smaller hook if necessary to obtain correct tension. indd 33 02/06/2014 12:32 crocheted animal hats METHOD OD D The main p part art of the h hat at iss ccrocheted roche eted in one colour..
Shape face Both sizes Next: 1 ch (does not count as a st), work 1 dc in each dc, sl st into ﬁrst dc. The following is worked in rows: Row 1: 1 ch (does not count as a st), 1 dc in ﬁrst dc, mb in next dc, (1 dc, mb) 11 times, join in yarn B and work 1 dc in next 12 dc, join in a new ball of A here and work (mb, 1dc) 12 times, turn. Row 2: With A, make 1 ch (does not count as a st), work 1 dc in next 23 dc, with B, work 1 dc in next 14 dc, with A, work 1 dc in next 23 dc, turn.
Next (dec): 1 ch (does not count as a st), dc2dec, work 1 dc in next 4 dc, dc2dec, sl st into ﬁrst dc (6 sts). Break yarn and weave through the last round of stitches, draw up to gather and fasten off. Finish first and second points Rejoin yarn to remaining round of 6 sts after dividing for the second point. *Next: 1 ch (does not count as a st), work 1 dc in each dc, sl st into ﬁrst dc. Rep last round 3 more times. * Rejoin yarn to the 6 sts remaining for the ﬁrst point. Rep from * to *. Divide for second point Next: 1 ch (does not count as a st), dc2inc, work 1 dc in next 2 dc, miss next 6 dc, dc2inc, work 1 dc in next 2 dc, sl st into ﬁrst dc.
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