Discover how to make head-turning garments and accessories using gorgeous ribbon yarn. This stylish guide features an array of projects that range from sweaters and camisoles to bags and belts.
A delight to work with, ribbon yarn knits up quickly and smoothly to produce garments with superb drape and stitch definition. Create stunning summer-weight sweaters, vests, and wraps; chic bags and home accessories; and silken camisoles and halters that show off ribbon yarn's unique glossy highlights. Available in a kaleidoscope of beautifully blended colors and textures, you can choose yarns that range from fruity pastels to saturated hues, gauzy cottons to lustrous fibers.
Knitting with Ribbon Yarn features 28 original designs, and no special skills are needed to make them; based on simple shapes and basic stitches, they enable any knitter to create something special. There are also plenty of tips and techniques--once you've learned the basics, discover how to enhance your pieces with beads, sequins, and embroidery.