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Exploring Colour in Knitting


Product Description

  • Exploring Colour in Knitting is packed with all the guidance and advice you will need to confidently knit with colour
  • About the Author

    Emma King is a talented knitwear designer who is set to inspire knitters across the world

  • Chapters on Fair Isle and intarsia investigate the ways that these techniques affect colour relations from traditional patterns through to modern interpretations
  • She has a particular interest in colour work and decorative techniques
  • Exploring Colour in Knitting: Techniques, Swatches and Projects to Expand Your Knit Horizons

    Combining yarns to make coloured patterns is one of the most enjoyable aspects of knitting

  • She uses her passion for colour and texture to create designs that will inspire knitters everywhere to pick up their needles
  • A section on colour and decoration offers advice on using embellishments such as beads, sequins, buttons and edgings, as well as tips on adding motifs and embroidery to your work
  • First the book looks at understanding colour from hue families to warm and cool colours, brights, pastels and neutrals, tints, tones and shades
  • She is a Design Consultant for Rowan Yarns and also has her own company, supplying her knitted bags and limited edition kits
  • Eleven specially selected projects demonstrate the most effective ways to experiment with colour
  • She continues to develop the workshop programme for Rowan, teaching knitting, crochet and hand-pieced patchwork
  • Brimming with essential advice and ideas this invaluable book is the last word on colour knitting
  • Sarah Hazell is a qualified teacher whose passion for knitting led her to join Rowan Yarns in 2006
  • Next, a section on proportion and stitchwork explores how to combine various colours and the effects different stitches have on a colour


ISBN 10:1-84340-593-8
ISBN 13:9781843405931


Book Pages:160
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United Kingdom


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