Knitting wraps in the round : 21 inspired shawls, scarves, and stoles / Andrea Brauneis ; translation, Katharina Sokiran.
Book | Stackpole Books | 2020 | First edition.

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Edition
First edition.
Description
127 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 23 cm.
Note
Originally published in German as: Tücher in Runden stricken (Germany : Edition Michael Fischer Gmbh, 2020).
Summary
"Save yourself some purl rows and knit your wraps in the round! When working most traditional shawl patterns in rows, you work a "pattern" row, and then turn and purl the wrong side. But by knitting your shawls and scarves in the round, you are always knitting on the right side, so it is easy to work beautiful stranded, lace, texture, and even brioche patterns. Plus, it's so fast to keep knitting with no turning! Once you've finished knitting your shawl, you then cut through the extra stitches included in each pattern (known as steek stitches). Hem with simple hand or machine sewing, and your wrap is ready to wear! Author Andrea Brauneis explains the process in detail, and the extra stitches and instructions are included in each pattern, making it easy to work these 21 gorgeous scarf and wrap patterns even if it's your first time trying this technique. And once you try it, you'll want to knit all your wraps around and around!"--Amazon.
Contents
Preface -- Before you begin -- Steeking -- Knitting basics -- Abbreviations and knitting chart symbols -- Fleur: fair-isle shawl with eyelet bands -- Maia: two-color brioche shawl -- Signe: two-color stole in Japanese stitch and simple knit-purl patterns -- Tyra: triangular shawl in stranded colorwork pattern -- Live: cashmere shawl in pattern mix -- Lilja: triangular shawl in ripple pattern -- Svea: triangular shawl with slipped stitches and a wide border -- Stina: big triangular shawl in Japanese stitch -- Julie: semicircular shawl with lace strip and zigzag border -- Elif: three-color shawl with slipped stitches and garter stitch ripples -- Kari: pattern mix stole -- Ebba: delicate lace stole -- Nora: triangular shawl with slipped stitch pattern and feather-and-fan border -- Tuva: stole in Japanese stitch -- Nour: triangular shawl with brioche pattern and mini cables -- Tess: delicate lace stole -- Saga: three-color shoulder plaid -- Eline: semicircular shawl with nupps -- Alva: triangular shawl in knit-purl pattern with picot edging -- Alix: triangular shawl in a pattern mix -- Lovis: broad stole in a lace pattern.
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Tücher in Runden stricken. English
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9780811770453 (paperback)
0811770451 (paperback)
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