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Old 09-22-2012, 02:21 PM   #6
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Originally Posted by DavidSydney63 View Post
I have this amazing book, sort of a coffee table book, called "The Knitting Book". It's an encyclopedia of all things knitting, hard bound, 400 pages, full colour. Published by DK (Penguin), by Frederica Patmore and Vikki Haffenden.

It's my bible of knitting ... anyone else share their fav. knitting bible?
I've never seen that one David. Maybe my public library has a copy I can take a look at.

My knitting bible would have to be "Portuguese Style of Knitting: History, Traditions, and Techniques," by Andrea Wong.

Since the style is so different, figuring out how to work something as simple as a SSK, or knitting through the back loop was a
challenge for me.

But they're all laid out in that book. For me it's the only must have in my knitting library.

How's that hoodie going?
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