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Old 01-07-2011, 11:14 PM   #1
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book of stitches recommendations
I have been searching for a thorough, easy to understand book of knitting stitches, with as many as possible. There are A LOT of books on this so before I make a decision I wanted to ask for suggestions here. I also found a cool site with 100 different pattern stitches for free but I would really like a book with more options.

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Old 01-07-2011, 11:31 PM   #2
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I know that VogueKnitting has a book of stitches, I think it's called the Stitch can find it on Amazon, and I think it's also available for eBook readers too.

Personally, I think Vogue has pretty good knitting publications, but if there's someone else who has a recommendation, I would consider their recommendation above mine.
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Old 01-08-2011, 07:19 PM   #3
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I agree...the Vogue Stitchonary series is great! I have the knit/purl one, the one on cables, and the one on color knitting. Every one of them have beautiful swatches kintted up with the instructions, color schemes, and graphs.
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Old 01-11-2011, 02:32 PM   #4
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Here you go.

This is the one that I use.
OTN: Jeckyl and Hyde Hat, Shetland Shortwrap( )

FO: Lacey Stole, Library Capelet, Dead Fish Hat, Tree Bark Scarf
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Old 01-11-2011, 03:04 PM   #5
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I have this one, and I think it's great!

I also have this collection, which is not as comprehensive but great for taking with you if you take your knitting on the go.
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