View Single Post
Old 11-04-2007, 07:52 PM   #15
Knitting the Flap
MrsDavis3's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Western North Carolina
Posts: 346
Thanks: 113
Thanked 47 Times in 43 Posts
This is just my experience:

I bought "Getting Started Knitting Socks" and I started reading it, and nothing happened. Then I bought "New Pathways for Sock Knitters" by Cat Bordhi and I was inspired. It sounds like a book for people who are already knitting socks, but it's not. It has great drawings and good explanations. There ARE SEVERAL TYPOS which could really confuse a beginner, like reverse directions for what to do if your gauge is off: it tells you to go up a needle size when you should go down, and vice versa. You can get all the errata from Cat Bordhi's website. Other than that, I love the book, and I'm knitting my third sock.
Mrs. Davis

"One can never have enough socks."
A. Dumbledore, Book One, Chapter 12
MrsDavis3 is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to MrsDavis3 For This Useful Post:
mwhite (11-06-2007)