Knit one, purl two. Knitting rocks
! From swatches to sweaters, here are the basics of knitting for beginners of all ages. Packed with lavish photography, easy-to-follow directions, and irresistibly cool ideas, this kid-friendly guide will make your whole family want to go out and buy yarn. Learn to dye wool with Kool Aid, create personalized polka dot needles, and knit everything from bean bags and gingerbread dolls to afghans and sweaters!
With straightforward language and step-by-step instructions, kids will learn about finger knitting, casting on and binding off, the knit, purl, and stockinette stitches, knitting in the round, and shaping. This book includes 15 easy projects from bouncy beanbags to a rolled-edge sweater. Recommended for ages 7 and up.