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Designing Knitted Textiles : Machine Knitting for Fashion, Paperback / softback Book

Designing Knitted Textiles : Machine Knitting for Fashion Paperback / softback

Paperback / softback


Designing Knitted Textiles guides readers through the fundamental skills of machine knitting, while encouraging them to be creative and experimental.

It takes a contemporary approach, exploring the countless possibilities of machine-knitted textiles within multiple fashion contexts. Part 1 offers a practical introduction to the subject, with step-by-steps and detailed information on tools, stitch types, fibres and techniques.

Part 2 covers colour, pattern, texture, structure and embellishment, highlighting a range of designs from traditional styles such as Fair Isle to the most intricate lace or unusual 3D effects.

Finally, Part 3 delves into the construction elements needed to create garments and accessories.




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