Stitches for Tailored Knits: Build Better Fabric.pdf
Jean Frost's expertise with tailored knits, especially jackets, is well-known. She addresses their silhouettes and details in Jean Frost Jackets and provides a system for custom-fitting in Custom Knit Jackets. Now Stitches for Tailored Knits provides a collection of her favorite fabric stitches.
No longer just a routine task that must be done - swatching comes into its own as one of the most exciting and creative parts of knitting life. See how a single stitch pattern can be transformed - by adding a second or third color, fiber, or yarn - and the fun really begins. With patterns given in both words and charts, Stitches for Tailored Knits is easy to use. Tips explain adding edge stitches for a perfect finish, estimating yarn quanities for multi-colored fabrics, using directional fabrics effectively.