How To Knit

2016 DEBUT How To Knit
Book Author(s) Celine Loup
Publisher Self
Book List Price $10
All-Ages Appropriate Yes
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A full color, 60 page manga-sized zine for anyone looking to try their hand at knitting.

This book features:

  • clear, step by step instructional illustrations that replicate the experience of peering over a knitter’s shoulder
  • advice on choosing which fibers for what kinds of projects
  • everything you need to know to knit a simple scarf, and how to care for it correctly so it will last forever
  • how to fix common knitting mistakes
  • delicate watercolor paintings of sheep
  • an introduction to a few of the many knitting traditions that have been preserved by generations of knitters