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Knitting Fabric Rugs: 28 Colorful Designs for Crafters of Every Level

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Many have fond memories of mothers or grandmothers cutting strips of old clothing and braiding and sewing them into rag rugs. Well, there is another way to make rag rugs, — beautiful, artful rag rugs — and this dazzling book will show the way to knit such rugs. Yes, knit! Every bit of the process — from the best materials to use to where to find them to preparing them to estimating needed fabric to choosing colors — is covered with step-by-step instructions and explanatory photographs. Knitting with fabric strips takes large needles and some special considerations. Author Karen Tiede has some real expertise in this area having knitted over one hundred decorative rag rugs. She shares her vast knowledge in language as clear and well-conceived as the twenty-eight designs she has included in the book. The designs are geometric and some are based on quilt designs. Clearly Tiede is passionate about her craft and it shows in the personal stories she shares about how she developed her methods and designs. This is a well-written, beautiful book that is likely to start a new trend in the crafting and knitting world.

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Author:
Karen Tiede
Star Count:
5/5
Format:
Trade
Page Count:
184 pages
Publisher:
Storey Publishing LLC
Publish Date:
2015-Jul-28
ISBN:
9781612124483
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Issue:
October 2015
Category:
Crafts & Hobbies
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Book Author

Karen Tiede

Issue

October 2015

Publisher

Storey Publishing LLC

Page Count

184 pages

Format

Trade

ISBN

9781612124483

ASIN

1612124488

Publication Date

2015-Jul-28

Star Count

5

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