Winter 2017-2018 Table of Contents

Explore the contents of this issue. Table of Contents lists all of the articles and patterns in this issue. Click on either the photograph or the name of the article or pattern you want to access. Both are active links.

Books We Love

As an educational organization, we feel it is important to provide reviews for technical books on knitting, both new and classics.

Yarns We Love

Each designer has written a review of the yarn they used for their projects. When designers submit a proposal for a design, we try to accommodate their choice.  They are the best judge of what yarn will work best for their projects.

Possible Tension Changes in Flat and Circular Knitting by Binka Schwan

Past articles in this series have focused on the stitch anatomy of both knit and purl stitches and how to produce both Stockinette and Garter stitch fabrics when working back and forth. The last article discussed circular knitting and how to create both Stockinette and Garter stitch fabrics when our knitting is joined circularly and worked in the round. This article discusses how to measure gauge for a project that uses both circular and flat knitting. The Confident Beginner pattern, which applies the skills discussed in this article, follows.

Caprice by Celia McAdam Cahill

Caprice designed by Celia McAdam Cahill is a standard fitted, set-in sleeve pullover with a crew neck, a contrast confetti yoke and sleeve sections, duplicate stitch accents, and a vented high-low hem. The sleeves and bottom are hemmed with contrast yarn, and the neckband is worked in simple garter stitch. The pullover has waist shaping and is knit in pieces from the bottom up and seamed. It accompanies the Stitch Anatomy article on Duplicate Stitch.

Hats with Earflaps By Leslie Gonzalez

The topic for this issue’s Fashion Framework is Earflap Hats by Leslie Gonzalez. As with all Fashion Framework articles, it provides a complete discussion of what is involved with knitting this type of project as well as tips for success. It is followed by the Apurimac Hat patterns which illustrates the topics discussed in the article.