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Knitting Never Felt Better: The Definitive Guide to Fabulous Felting, Nicky Epstein
New York: Sixth & Spring Books, 2007. Hardcover, 176 pages, $29.95. ISBN 978-1-933027-11-1.
This book by a popular knitting designer of today is entirely about the process and effects of felting. Learn how knitted fabrics with dimensional techniques and various stitch patterns are transformed by a little hot water and careful agitation. In a beautiful coffee-table style presentation, before and after images of felting samples are laid out along with pattern instructions. More than 20 projects will entice you to felt.
Cables Untangled: An Exploration of Cable Knitting, Melissa Leapman
New York: Potter Craft, 2006. Softcover, 191 pages, $22.99. ISBN 978-0-307-58648-3.
Learn how to knit 120 cable patterns with step-by-step instructions. You will find large detailed photographs and illustrations, a useful Cable Stitch Pattern Directory with tips and tricks scattered throughout the resource. Unlock the mystery of reading cable charts! You’ll be inspired to create from the 21 projects.