By Stephanie van der Linden

ISBN-10: 1596682302

ISBN-13: 9781596682306

International sock knitting sensation Stephanie van der Linden stocks an impossible to resist choice of 26 unique designs encouraged via worldwide knitting traditions. In Around the area in Knitted Socks, you'll shuttle via global cultures by means of foot and take a look at your hand at new styles and techniques.

Using sew motifs and colours, knitting options and development info, the socks combination nearby knitting traditions with Stephanie's certain layout aptitude. Drawing notion from signature neighborhood textiles similar to Turkish kilim carpets, jap sashiko embroidery, Belgian lace, American quilts, and Scottish argyle tartan, every one development is pretty tied to either kingdom and tradition. You'll additionally study conventional knitting recommendations together with Estonian and Latvian braids, Norwegian stranded knitting, and Austrian twisted-stitch designs.

Though each one trend in Around the area in Knitted Socks attracts on a special worldwide suggestion, the considerate building and a spotlight to element are signature components of Stephanie's paintings and are showcased in either precise images and an illustrated glossary.

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Far eastern flair 49 50 around the world in knitted socks LISTEN to your WANDERLUST armenia A rmenians live between the eastern part of Anatolia and the southern Caucasus. They were subjected to persecution and conquest during the last century, but they also maintained regular contact with European countries. Their designs reflect many cultural influences, including Christian symbolism. S. 5, 30] cm) (dpn). Adjust needle size if long from back of heel to necessary to obtain the correct tip of toe.

It spread to Nurnberg, Bohemia, Venice, and mountain areas where the glass bead industry was established. Pouches, purses, cu⁄s, and socks were made with rich bead patterns and sold as desirable rarities. S. 25 mm): circumference and 8¼ set of 5 double-pointed (dpn). 5] cm) Adjust needle size if necessary long from back of heel to tip to obtain the correct gauge. of toe. S. women’s Notions Marker (m); tapestry shoe sizes 5–6½ (7–8½, 9–10½) (European sizes 36–37 [38–39, 40–41]). Socks shown measure 8¾" (22 cm) long.

Leg Rearrange sts evenly onto 3 dpn. Work Rows 1–28 of Lace chart 2 times. HeeL Set-up Divide sts onto 4 needles and set up for heel as foll: sts on Needles 2 and 4. Place marker Knit 2 rnds. (pm) and join for working in the rnd, Fold fabric at purl rnd. Removing work 16 sts according to chart Row 1; being careful not to twist sts. next rnd needle 1 K21; needle 2 P1, provisional CO as you go, *pick up first st needle 3 Cont in patt, work 17 sts Knit 7 rnds. Purl 1 rnd for turning ridge. of CO edge and place it onto left needle, according to chart Row 1; needle 4 K11, Knit 3 rnds.

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