Shannon Okey, "Spin to Knit: The Knitter's Guide to Making Yarn"
Interweave Press | 2006 | ISBN: 1596680075 | 128 pages | siPDF | 9.8 MB
With Spin to Knit
, you'll learn all the details about fibers, tools, and materials for spinning, and find a substantial selection of simple patterns to knit with that fabulous yarn you've created all on your own. Don't want to spin a lot of yarn? No problem, you'll find lots of ideas for combining your precious handspun with commercial, mill-spun yarns or for accenting sweaters you already own. Discover why "lumpy bumpy" yarn is your friend; ways to unlump your yarn; how to control singles, twist, and ply; and ways to incorporate color, beads, and novelties in your spinning.