Les Innocents lThis book intrigued me from the start but there were parts of it I didn t understand at first I started through it about a year and a half ago and in the meantime I knitted a sweater withots of traditional cable work That seemed to open up the concepts in Power Cables for me and helped me realize that Lily Chin is a knitting genius I still had to knit uite a few swatches to fully understand some of the concepts I have yet to catch on to the yarnover method of brioche ribNot a book for beginners Get a solid feel for cables and even some colorwork Then when you re ready
expand your skills pick this one Have scrap yarn and needles at the ready and remember you earn by doing than by readingBrilliant book Miss Lily has another winner Very concise and approachable book about knitting cables in many different ways Really great book for designing specialty
To Expand Your Skills Pick
cables such as reversible cables Wonderful reference book and witty as well such as reversible cables Wonderful reference book and witty as well knitting authors do have senses of humor This is an excellent reference book for intermediate and experienced knitters I didn t really see anything I wanted to make in here so I just skimmed through the book Glad I got it from the here so I just skimmed through the book Glad I got it from the and didn t buy it Lily Chin is without a doubt one of the most inventive and intelligent knitwear designers alive. From simple to sculptural the original cable patterns explored in this must have resource create a foundation of techniues for designing signature knitwear Basic twisted stitches complex interpretations of cables reversible cables adding texture and.
Summary Power CablesCally drooled The projects and illustrations made me want to grab my *Knitting Needles And Dive *needles and dive headfirst Cables They scared me but not with Lily Chin s instructions and chartng system I brought scared me but not with Lily Chin s instructions and chartng system I brought to my knitting class and my instructor went to work on the Five Way Cabled Shrug All of us were transfixed as she whipped out a pink vision of ovliness WowAll of the charts help you see which direction the cable goes in and combined w Every way to make a cable including several kinds of reversible cables It doesn t have ots of stitch patterns but it will help you design your own or modify a stitch pattern into something much Yum I ove cables and this appears to be a very fine cable book indeed This one goes on my to buy knitting books The Lives of Stay-at-Home Fathers: Masculinity, Carework and Fatherhood in the United States list good review of cable techniues and some great projects mostly I was not excited by the projects however I was interested in some of the porjects and review of multi color and reversible cables An excellent reference for those new to knitting cables and for the knitwear designer The patterns in here are easy to follow the cable charting system clear and understandable and the toneight and breezy The 5 way cable stole and the brioche shawl are both interesting and knit worthy
I might buy this book since Lily Chin has a uniue way of creating cables.might buy this book since Lily Chin has a uniue way of creating cables. bags socks and accessories Also included is information on a new charting system for predicting cable behavior as well as tips on cabling without a cable needle choosing the best yarns for specific cable effects and designing original cable pattern. ,
Today This book covers different types of cables faux cables cabled ribbing she had me right up to the point where she started discussing her new method *of charting cablesReally Lily Another new method of charting It may be brilliant and better than any of *charting cablesReally Lily Another new method of charting It may be brilliant and better than any of other methods in use today but I will never know I can t manage one new method of anything right now much ess a completely new
Method Of Charting My Eyes Are A Few Decades Olderof charting My eyes are a few decades older yours and those tiny Gone: The Disappearance of Claudia Lawrence and Her Father's Desperate Search for the Truth little symbols get harder to read with every project Then there is remembering to start at the bottom right of the chart and read the odd numberedines from right to 1,000 Awesome Writing Prompts left and the even numberedines Moonrise (Snowfall, left to right Skipping back and forth from repeats of the chart to written instructions writing notes to keep my place That works until my notes become unreadable orostOh sure I could enlarge the chart but then I need distance enses to see the pages furthest from where I m sitting bifocals to see the pages closest to me and psychic abilities to intuit the pages in the middle which I can t see at all It s a ovely book and there are many projects I would consider knitting but until a Ravelry member translates your charts into the current charting method I Hello, Snow! ll admire them from afar Ioved this book When I first picked it up I practi. Color turning stitches around constructing cables with I cord and wrapping stitches to create the illusion of cables are some of the integrated techniues detailed in this guide Contained within are than 15 original cable patterns for pullovers jacket. ,