The most trusted on-the-go knitting reference of the past 20 years gets a thorough update, featuring the many advances made in knitting since its original publication.
A companion to the completely updated and revised edition of Vogue Knitting: The Ultimate Knitting Book, this quick reference is the most straightforward and comprehensive on-the-go knitting guide around. With more than 50 additional pages, knitters can rely on this edition to lead them through more techniques than ever before. From cast-ons to Kitchener stitch, all the tried-and-true skills are covered as well as more recent mainstays such as entrelac and brioche. A durable flexibound cover and lay-flat binding make this volume convenient, usable, and practical in every possible way--whether at home, in the car, at the local yarn shop, or anywhere else. Sized to pop into your knitting bag, it's got all the information you need to help you through any project.
Bonus features include a Needle Inventory and a Measuring Tool with a ruler, a stitch gauge, and a needle gauge.
Paperback / Flexibound, 184 pages.
- Learning how to knit
- Terms and abbreviations
- Buttonholes, hems and zippers
- Brioche, entrelac and lace
- Standard measurements for men, women and children
- Shawl and accessory construction
- AND MUCH MORE
Now You CAN Take It With You
Have you ever wished your copy of Vogue Knitting: The Ultimate Knitting Book were easier to take with you on errands, outings, and trips? Now it is! Vogue Knitting: The Ultimate Quick Reference is an abridged travel-size edition that contains concise information and hundreds of step-by-step illustrations to answer your knitting questions.
The most comprehensive and straightforward on-the-go knitting reference ever published, Vogue Knitting: The Ultimate Quick Reference will be your knitting coach and companion wherever your stitches take you.
A smaller trim of only 7.5" x 8.25" makes this edition the perfect size to pop into your knitting bag. Lightweight yet packing in tons of information, this volume is convenient and reliable. You can easily take it wherever you go for a trustworthy source of information without worrying about battery life or Wi-Fi connection.
This edition includes a bound-in Measuring Tool that features an 8" ruler perfect for checking ribbing and hem length, a needle gauge ranging from US sizes 0 to 50, and a 4" stitch gauge. The reverse side includes the same Measuring Tool in metric measurements.
Never forget which needles you have at home with a handy needle inventory. Mark down which straight, double-pointed, and circular needles you already own across a wide range of sizes. Each type of needle and size includes multiple slots so you can track all of the varying lengths and materials, if desired.
This volume boasts a lay-flat binding so that it stays open all on its own, enabling you to easily reference the material and knit at the same time.
Praise from All-Star Designers...
. . . an extensive resource . . . packed with information and clear illustrations that are not only simple and helpful for beginners, but also valuable for knitters that love to modify patterns or create their own designs.
. . . Vogue Knitting’s The Ultimate Quick Reference does not disappoint. It has taken the most-used knitting information . . . and placed it into a concise, portable guide . . . Another 'must have' for your knitting library.
designed to make our lives easier. It doesn’t just tell you how to do a skill. It clearly explains why you would want to use one technique over another . . . This book is going to save me so much time, money, and frustration!