AlterKnit Stitch Dictionary: 200 Modern Knitting Motifs (Hardcover)

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AlterKnit Stitch Dictionary: 200 Modern Knitting Motifs (Hardcover)


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Break the rules. Knit outside the lines!

AlterKnit Stitch Dictionary takes an unexpected look at stranded colorwork with 200 new motifs. These unique colorwork charts are perfect for the creative knitter looking to break away from the ordinary. Derived from graphic design elements, these fresh, fun motifs include everything from geometric mountains, waves, and spirals to modern bikes, skulls, and sheep.

Dive into color knitting with confidence with a section on reading charts, working floats, and choosing colors. Learn how stranded colorwork can be used in design with five accompanying projects including mitts, cowls, and sweaters. AlterKnit Stitch Dictionary is the perfect gift for knitters looking for fun pattern ideas or new stitches. Get inspired to break the rules and use your imagination to modify, deconstruct, and combine motifs to create your own unique designs.
Andrea Rangel is an independent knitting pattern designer, author, and teacher based in Victoria, British Columbia. She's the author of AlterKnit Stitch Dictionary and Rugged Knits and has designed a multitude of knitting patterns. When she’s not knitting, she’s outside with her camera or inside with her sewing machine. You can find her online at and on Instagram @AndreaRangelKnits.
Product Details ISBN: 9781632505538
ISBN-10: 1632505533
Publisher: Krause Craft
Publication Date: August 10th, 2017
Pages: 168
Language: English