The Yarn Girls' Guide to Knits for Older Kids
Quick-to-knit Patterns for Four- to Ten-year-oldsBook - 2006
The Yarn Girls offer a fresh new collection of 30 dazzling junior knitwear designs for kids ages four through ten. Whether you re a novice looking for approachable patterns or an expert seeking a new challenge, The Yarn Girls Guide to Knits for Older Kids is perfect for knitters who want good-looking designs that knit up fast. A helpful how-to guide kicks off the book, walking new knitters through the basics and serving as a handy reference for lapsed knitters. Nine captivating chapters follow, offering designs ranging from casual to stylish to funky. From the Half-Hour Hat to the Camping Out basic pullover to the Glamorous Life swing coat, there are patterns that will delight even the most fashion-savvy kid - no matter what his or her style. Plus, 26 of the 30 patterns are conveniently unisex and to illustrate this, each design is photographed on both a boy and a girl. Throughout the book, the Yarn Girls describe the inspiration behind their patterns, providing their own personal anecdotes and adding helpful knitting tips.. With a wealth of brand-new quick-to-knit patterns and the much-loved Yarn Girls sensibility, The Yarn Girls Guide to Knits for Older Kids is an exciting new addition to their treasured collection.
Publisher: New York : Potter Craft, c2006.
Characteristics: 160 p. :,col. ill. ;,26 cm.
Alternative Title: Knits for older kids