Stitchips Magnificent Mittens & Socks
stitchips Magnificent Mittens & Socks is an electronic book delivered in a compact USB drive. Compatible with both Mac & Windows, stitchips are a great way to expand your craft library.
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Anna Zilboorg’s classic, Magnificent Mittens, contained patterns for 42 gloriously color-patterned mittens—all knit from the fingertips to the wrist. In this expanded edition, Magnificent Mittens & Socks, you’ll discover how Anna Zilboorg’s toe-up, free-sole sock designs works with the mitten charts. With stranded patterning on the top of the foot and a plain sole, they are elastic, easily reinforced, and easily repaired. No longer are color-patterned socks too much work for too little wear; now your socks can be as magnificent as your mittens. Fully-illustrated, step-by-step instructions for the basic mitten method and for 2-color knitting as well as:
• Interchangeable cuff charts
• 13 edge finishes for cuffs
• 7 embellishments to add color and texture
• How to add a luxurious lining to the mittens
• Dye recipes for Anna’s colors
• Outline charts for design-your-own mittens
• Step-by step instructions for toe-up socks using the mitten charts
The digital content on stitchips are Rich PDFs that are optimized to work with both Mac and Windows based products, providing you with high-res text and images that will print with crispness. Charts and images will easily enlarge for your comfort. Rich PDFs provide internal and external linking. Click on a link in the Table of Contents and you’ll be taken right to that section. Links to websites are also provided where appropriate. Bookmarks and search functions will help you navigate your stitchips quickly and easily.
For best results, we recommend using Acrobat Reader (a free application from Adobe™) as a desktop application for viewing and printing. Acrobat Reader 6 or higher is required to take advantage of all the features listed above. This PDF can be transferred to your tablet with all of the same functionality when you use one of many apps (like iBooks in the iOS).