Buy Knitty Gritty: Knitting for the Absolute Beginner Illustrated by Aneeta Patel ( ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday low prices and free . patterns > Knitty Gritty: Knitting for the Absolute Beginner. Knitty Gritty: Knitting for the Absolute Beginner. by Aneeta Patel. Paperback. published in March I’ve written a book! It is a tried and tested guide for everyone at the very beginning of their knitting lives, looking for guidance and patterns for projects that they.

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This book also teaches you how to read knitting patterns and understand all the shorthand that when you first see it seems like a crazy tor language!! Knitting for the Absolute Beginner. For more information see www.

Knitty Gritty

Really knnitty break knittung down into very simple stages for the novice knitter, however I could have done with some better patterns maybe that’s saved for book two. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies. The outline in book was hard, confusing, and the pictures were not helpful. If you wish I can also write a message and sign it inside! Oh dear, I had to remove one of the stars from this review because when I came to try casting on based on this book’s method, I ended up throwing this book across the room.

The diagrams are confusing and poorly illustrated and quite frankly do not make sense. Griitty also runs Knitting SOS, a free service offering emergency knitting advice to often frantic knitters.

We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. Preview — Knitty Gritty by Aneeta Patel. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Our customer reviews I doubt that this book can be useful to anyone, let alone girtty experienced knitter. I have been knitting for years but was given this book and, as there is always something to learn, have taken a good look through.


Fantastic book for the basics on knitting. This website uses cookies to improve user experience.

Here’s the Amazon link that will earn me a few exta pennies if you buy the book via it. Knitters reviews “My absolute favourite knitting book!!! Jul 03, Jane Chan rated it really liked fo. The projects are challenging but are well paced so you don’t feel beinner of your depth. In my opinion it isn’t for the complete beginner. Feel free to download this sample Baby Booties pattern from the book! Jan 10, Kirsty rated it it was ok Shelves: Debbie rated it really liked it Jan 05, She has been teaching knitting professionally for several years and holds classes in various locations around London.

By the end you can knit items requiring complicated stitches. I couldn’t understand all the knitting lingo and being a reader I decided I had to get a book Oct 19, Jane Plumridge rated it it was amazing Shelves: If you are a more of a visual learner and inexperienced with knitting save your money, there are some excellent YouTube videos far better than this book.

Everyone has heard the mantra ‘Knitting is the new yoga’ but not everyone is lucky enough to have someone to show them the ropes and get them started on their very first row. This book suits me perfectly, considering I’ve never even held a knitting needle before.

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Hot Water Bottle Cover A great introduction to the wonderful hobby that is knitting. Without this book, I don’t think I would have continued to work hard and develop my skills.


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But tis all about the portable weaponry. Gemma Esprey rated it really liked it Jun 10, For that alone begginner book is a life saver! I am quite an experienced knitter but even so Knitty Gditty has stayed in my collection where many many other knitting books have gone to the charity shop.

View all 8 comments. Table abolute contents Knitty Gritty teaches beginners in plain English, so more knitters feel confident about taking that next big step into the grjtty of knitting patterns on their own The author is an experienced knitting teacher, and guarantees that she can teach anyone to knit Photographs show actual knitting projects in action Created especially for absolute beginners, unlike so many of the ‘beginners’ books and patterns on the market these days show more.

Now, with this book, and a little help from my mum, I can. This book will be a tried and tested guide for people at the very beginning of their knitting lives, looking for guidance and patterns for projects that they can use to make that first all-important step to ‘Beyond the Scarf’. If you can easily learn from diagrams then you may like it.