This pattern book features 12 mixed media jewelry designs from expert designers, along with step-by-step tutorials. The projects make use of leftover scrap yarns, fine gauge wire and embroidery floss. This how-to book walks the knitter through several useful techniques such as: knitting with beads, working in the round, knitting with wire and more. Each project opens with What You Need to Know, which explains in bulleted form the necessary skills needed to complete a given design. Learn expert tips from the designers themselves for each featured design.
The book opens with a Before You Get Started section, which introduces the knitter to all the necessary tools needed, from knitting needles, yarn and different varieties of beads, to jewelry findings, toggles and fine gauge wire.
Annie's is part of the third-generation Muselman family business, founded in 1925 and long known for original craft designs including crochet, knitting, card making, paper crafts, beading, sewing, quilting, and needlework. Annie's books are sold through independent retailers and major chain stores worldwide. They are headquartered in Berne, Indiana.
* From classical to contemporary to fun and funky, this book offers styles for everyone * Learn how to work with wire, metal, embroidery floss and yarn including how to incorporate beads or leave them out * These original designs are perfect for every day and easy enough that even a new knitter will feel confident making and wearing them