Domiknitrix

Domiknitrix

Whip Your Knitting Into Shape

eBook - 2011
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Whip Your Knitting into Shape. do-mi-kni-trix \ da-mi-'ni-triks \ n, pl -trices [US, var. of dominatrix, re: knitting] (2005): a woman who dominates her knitting; broadly: a badass knitterYou have knitted your last bad piece. Let the DomiKNITrix show you the ropes. Yes, it may be painful to take the time to knit a gauge swatch, count stitches and fix mistakes. But just think of the pleasure you'll get when you knit a gorgeous, perfect sweater with no holes and no uneven stitches. Learn the rules or else. Inside you'll find a no-nonsense, comprehensive guide to essential knitting operations and f.
Publisher: Cincinnati : F+W Media, 2011.
ISBN: 9781440225314
1440225311
Characteristics: 1 online resource (258 p.)
Contents: Cover; Copyright; Contents; badass knitting for badass knitters; the domiknitrix manifesto: toe the line; Let's Skip the Pleasantries; Getting Equipped; Knitting Directions; Tying Up; The Projects; Tasty Morsels; On The Level; Side To Side And on the Bias; Nitty Gritty; Glossary; Reference Library; Get Your Yarn Fix; Acknowledgments; Index.
Summary: Whip Your Knitting into Shape. do-mi-kni-trix \ da-mi-'ni-triks \ n, pl -trices [US, var. of dominatrix, re: knitting] (2005): a woman who dominates her knitting; broadly: a badass knitterYou have knitted your last bad piece. Let the DomiKNITrix show you the ropes. Yes, it may be painful to take the time to knit a gauge swatch, count stitches and fix mistakes. But just think of the pleasure you'll get when you knit a gorgeous, perfect sweater with no holes and no uneven stitches. Learn the rules or else. Inside you'll find a no-nonsense, comprehensive guide to essential knitting operations and f.

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Janice21383
Dec 30, 2011

Knit patterns for the young and the restless: halters, hoodies, skulls, devil hats. Then suddenly, some pretty, pretty sweaters. There is a surprisingly long, detailed, and well-illustrated instructional section. How punk rock.

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Seunte
Mar 20, 2010

Before I got this book I was a terrible knitter, and I found it very helpful in improving my stitching and getting on the road to completing a project.

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mfobbs
Jan 27, 2010

This is the book to scare your knitting into shape! Beginner knitters will get good tips on being excellent right from the start. Experienced knitters can fine-tune their work and have fewer UGH projects. I also love the durable cover, it'll take some abuse.

tanner Dec 08, 2008

one of the most informative and well presented knit books ever.
don't let the title and look scare you.
nifty patterns may be a bit above a beginner, but great inspiration and thorough instructions to take you to the next level

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