Год издания: 2007
Издатель: Stewart, Tabori & Chang
Количество страниц: 224
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Knitting can be a challenging craft, but even more challenging than knitting itself is the cryptic language - a mix of abbreviations, numbers, jargon, punctuation marks, and other symbols - in which patterns are usually written. It's no wonder so many beginners (and even some whose skills are quite advanced) are intimidated by the bewildering code - or that so many yarn-shop owners grow frustrated by the amount of time they must spend deciphering patterns for the uninitiated. Enter "Knitspeak", a knitter's dictionary that disentangles the mysteries of pattern language and translates it into plain English, helping knitters to easily transition from confused to confident. Andrea Berman Price's essential guide - written in a friendly, reassuring tone and formatted for quick reference - begins with an overview of how knitting patterns are organized. It then offers a comprehensive alphabetical listing of all the abbreviations, words, phrases, and symbols typically encountered in...