Knit Your Socks on Straight: a New and Inventive Technique with Just Two Needles
- 01 Jun 2013
- Storey Publishing
- 144 pages - 229 x 178mm
Finally! A sock knitting technique for all those knitters who prefer sticking to two straight needles! All beginners learn to knit on straight needles and even those more experienced may find themselves uncomfortable with the multiple needles commonly used to knit socks in the round. Now, knitters can create beautiful, comfortable socks with this straight-needle technique developed by author Alice Curtis.
Knit Your Socks on Straight features step-by-step visual instructions for this ground breaking technique, along with 20 unique patterns. These flat-knit sock patterns creatively incorporate the seam into the design, feature a variety of yarn weights and motifs - from cables to argyle- and include instructions for a wide range of sizes. With this book, sock knitting is at last accessible and easy for knitters of any level.
Socks are a popular project with knitters and now even dedicated straight-needle knitters can join the party! Author Alice Curtis developed the technique and 20 accompanying patterns that beginners and experienced knitters alike will love using to make beautiful and comfortable socks.