New books for week of April 28, 2012

Book cover of "Skein for Skein: 16 Knitted Projects" by Cheryl Potter“Skein for Skein: 16 Knitted Projects”
by Cheryl Potter

Four well-known knit wear designers guide you through the fine art of yarn substitution as you discover how style, texture, and fiber content affect knitting results.

 

 

Book cover of "One Ball Knits: Purses" by Fatema Habibur-Rahman“One Ball Knits: Purses”
 by Fatema Habibur-Rahman

Featuring twenty different designer-caliber handbag designs each knitted with a single ball, skein, hank or spool. Projects are organized by season five each for spring, summer, winter and fall.

 

 

Bookcover of “Beginning Tatting" by Atheen Wilson“Beginning Tatting”
by Atheen Wilson

A series of lessons for learning how to make tatted lace. Learn the basic stitches and methods of joining elements. Everything you need to create beautiful lace designs.