Welcoming Home Baby the Handcrafted Way: 20 Quick & Creative Knitted Hats, Wraps & Cozy Cocoons for Your Newborn
20 Baby Patterns, from Hats to Baby Blankets
Welcome home your precious little one with projects knit from love!
Knitting designer Tricia Drake (founder of TrickyKnits) shows you how to make custom handknits for newborns. Tricia's signature pieces for newborns and toddlers are knit with colorful, bulky yarn on unexpectedly big needles and accented with her own line of chunky handspun yarns.
- Featuring photographs of each knitting pattern by professional baby photographers.
- Tricia's patterns of chunky hats, toasty blankets, and cozy cocoons celebrate the new little one with an engaging color palette of rich textures, you'll want to make a project for every day of the week!
- With each project you'll get a glossary of abbreviations, size and yarn variations and beautiful full-color photographs.
About the Author
Tricia Drake (Tricky to her friends) started her line of custom handknit accessories, in 2008. Shortly afterward, a customer, who also happened to be a photographer, requested that she create a piece that could be used for photographing a newborn. Her distinctly original pieces sell worldwide, delighting children, parents, and photographers alike. Tricia's line of ready-made items, pattern kits, and custom designs are available at her TrickyKnits website. She and her husband live in Nashville with their seven young children.
Published by Sellers Publishing Inc on March 11, 2011
Paperback, 128 pages, English
Dimensions 8.75" x 0.5" x 10.25"
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