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Simple Style eBook: 19 Innovative to Traditional Designs with Simple Knitting Techniques

Now in one convenient eBook, knit simple, beautiful designs with interesting details and silhouettes.

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Take a break from knitting fussy garments with complicated techniques. Instead, knit simple, beautiful designs with interesting details and silhouettes with the easy-to-download Simple Style eBook, a collection of 19 contemporary garments that celebrate stunning results without the intricate techniques.

Following in the footsteps of Wrap Style, Scarf Style, Lace Style, and Bag Style, Simple Style features:

  • Appealing projects from 16 renowned knitwear designers including Pam Allen, Veronik Avery, Mags Kandis, Deborah Newton, and Vicki Square—ranging from pullovers, cardigans, vests, skirts, wraps, and more, all using simple design sensibility for maximum impact ;
  • Beautiful, luscious lifestyle photographs;
  • Easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions and thorough materials lists;
  • And a Design Notebook that covers ways to maximize style while simplifying knitting and finishing techniques.

By using just a few key simple techniques, you can create a visually interesting knitted project quickly and easily. From innovative edgings, a well-placed band of color or texture, an unexpected yarn, or creative construction that minimizes seams or maximizes personal fit, the Simple Style eBook is packed with clever design ideas. All you need is a basic understanding of knitting techniques.

Table of Contents

Make it Easy

Simple Patterns

  • Four-Quarters Pullover- Pam Allen
  • Sixteen-Button Cardigan- Cecily Glowik MacDonald
  • Organic Cotton Henley- Micki Hair
  • Kazumi Pullover- Jolene Trace
  • Kaleidoscope Yoke- Katie Himmelberg
  • Short-Row Skirt- Kay Coyle
  • Drawstring Bateau- Deborah Newton
  • Twisted-V Pullover- Alice Halbeisen
  • Kimono Classic- Vicki Square
  • Tailored Vest- Ruthie Nussbaum
  • Empire Swing Cardigan- Therese Chynoweth
  • Guernsey Skirt- Kay Coyle
  • Offset Raglan- Veronik Avery
  • Best-Fit Jumper- Katie Himmelberg
  • Weekend Fair Isle- Ann E. Smith
  • Stay-Put Wrap- Mags Kandis
  • Garter Lace Jacket- Ann Budd
  • Big Cable Vest- Therese Chynoweth

    Design Notebook
    Glossary of Terms and Techniques
    Contributing Designers
    Sources for Yarns


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      About the Author
      Ann Budd is the best-selling author of The Knitter’s Handy Book of Patterns and The Knitter’s Handy Book of Sweater Patterns. She is also the author of Getting Started Knitting Socks, Interweave Presents Knitted Gifts, Knitting Green, and Simple Style, and coauthor of Bag Style, Color Style, Lace Style, and Wrap Style. She is a book editor and the former senior editor of Interweave Knits. She lives in Boulder, Colorado.
      'Impressive as complex designs can be, it takes a really skilled designer to use basic knitting techniques to their fullest advantage.'--Cast-on Podcast

      SKU: EP4803

      Author/Speaker/Editor: Ann Budd

      Format: eBook

      ISBN 13: 9781596687516

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