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Knit Kimono Too eBook + Digital Video Download: Simple Designs to Mix, Match, and Layer

In the new bundle that includes the Knit Kimono Too eBook and techniques video, best-selling author and knitwear designer Vicki Square returns with more than 20 brand-new Asian-inspired designs that flatter all body types. The special techniques and stitches that make these garments so elegantly wearable are demonstrated on the included video.
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In the new bundle that includes the Knit Kimono Too eBook and techniques video, best-selling author and knitwear designer Vicki Square returns with more than 20 brand-new Asian-inspired designs that flatter all body types. You'll discover garments including tops, tunics, and vests that blend traditional inspiration with projects that contemporary knitters can't resist. Knit Kimono Too focuses on lighter weight knits for layering, plus unique stitch patterns, colorwork, and openwork designs, in addition to innovative shaping, interesting closures and edgings, and clever knitting techniques.

Vicki also demonstrates the special techniques and stitches that make these garments so elegantly wearable on the instructional video, including two-color slip stitch, surface embroidery, two-hand stranded colorwork, garter-stitch shortrows, attaching knitted cord, making origami folds, double knitting, and more.

SKU: EP4331

Author/Speaker/Editor: Vicki Square

Format: eBook

ISBN 13: 9781596689923

Table of Contents




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Color + Kimono

A Brief Kimono History

  • Roiyaru Fusuma Karaginu
  • Shimofuri Chairo Ke-Bura
  • Tsui-Do Hanten
  • Go-Hitoe
  • Ao
  • Inperiaru Murasaki
  • Nagai Uwagi
  • Nishiki
  • Re-Su Katabira
  • Asian Asymmetry
  • Suo Amanuno
  • Keshi Murasaki
  • Mijikui Dofuku
  • Murasaki Akai
  • Re-Su Yukata
  • Tokai Tomoshibi
  • Shiro Shiriku
  • Shiriku Tsui-Do
  • Kumo
  • Under Kosode Shell

Glossary

Abbreviations

Sources for Supplies

Index

About the Author

Vicki Square is the author of Knit Kimono, Knit Kimono Too, Folk Bags, Folk Hats, and the best-selling The Knitter’s Companion. She is also a contributor to Lace Style, Simple Style, and Knitting Green. Vicki regularly designs knitted pieces from elegant basics to unique art to wear. Her artistry in color and aesthetic are stated boldly through her engineering of unusually shaped garments and accessories. Magazines such as Interweave Knits, Knitter’s and Spin-Off have featured her work, and she has won awards for her innovative designs. Vicki has been designing and teaching knitting for more than twenty years, and cross-trains her creative passions with drawing, painting, and mixed media pursuits. She lives in Fort Collins, Colorado.

 

SKU: EP4331

Author/Speaker/Editor: Vicki Square

Format: eBook

ISBN 13: 9781596689923

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Customer Reviews

Amazing book Review by miro
Rating

Great patterns, very good video. Thank you Vicky for sharing your talent and passion.

(Posted on 7/3/2014)

(Posted on 7/3/2014)