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The Resource Dyeing to knit : how to use and create your own beautiful hand-dyed yarns, Elaine Eskeson

Dyeing to knit : how to use and create your own beautiful hand-dyed yarns, Elaine Eskeson

Label
Dyeing to knit : how to use and create your own beautiful hand-dyed yarns
Title
Dyeing to knit
Title remainder
how to use and create your own beautiful hand-dyed yarns
Statement of responsibility
Elaine Eskeson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Eskeson, Elaine
Dewey number
746.43/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TT853
LC item number
.E85 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dyes and dyeing
  • Yarn
  • Knitting
Label
Dyeing to knit : how to use and create your own beautiful hand-dyed yarns, Elaine Eskeson
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip057/2005002115.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The magic of color: why dye your own yarn? -- Understanding color and color relationships -- The all-important color wheel -- Harmonies and contrasts -- Dyeing procedures -- A primer on washfast acid dyes -- Working with natural fibers -- Safety first! -- Setting up a dye studio -- Dyeing equipment -- Preparing yarn for dyeing -- Dye mixing and preparation -- How to dye solid colors -- How to space-dye yarn -- How to hand-paint yarn -- Dyeing different fibers together -- Overdyeing yarn -- Experimental dyeing techniques -- The design phase: knitting -- The all-important gauge -- Designing with hand-dyed yarns -- Sources of inspiration -- The patterns: projects for your hand-dyed yarn -- Solid color yarns -- Emily's baby sweater -- Rib and garter stitch scarf -- Rothko pullover -- Triangles child's sweater -- Bulky vest -- Cuff-to-cuff pullover -- Space-dyed yarns -- Child's woven pullover and hat -- Woven pullover and hat -- Basic beret -- Textured scarf -- Tee shirt -- Hand-painted yarns -- Gathered vest -- Zigzag pillow -- Fleece-lined mittens -- Slip stitch vest -- Maine bounty sweater -- Top down raglan pullover -- Textured yarns -- Winter shawl -- Sampler vest -- Kid's ribbed pullover
Control code
993637
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
28 pages
Isbn
9780892726677
Isbn Type
(trade hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005002115
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 993637
  • (OCoLC)57557448
Label
Dyeing to knit : how to use and create your own beautiful hand-dyed yarns, Elaine Eskeson
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip057/2005002115.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The magic of color: why dye your own yarn? -- Understanding color and color relationships -- The all-important color wheel -- Harmonies and contrasts -- Dyeing procedures -- A primer on washfast acid dyes -- Working with natural fibers -- Safety first! -- Setting up a dye studio -- Dyeing equipment -- Preparing yarn for dyeing -- Dye mixing and preparation -- How to dye solid colors -- How to space-dye yarn -- How to hand-paint yarn -- Dyeing different fibers together -- Overdyeing yarn -- Experimental dyeing techniques -- The design phase: knitting -- The all-important gauge -- Designing with hand-dyed yarns -- Sources of inspiration -- The patterns: projects for your hand-dyed yarn -- Solid color yarns -- Emily's baby sweater -- Rib and garter stitch scarf -- Rothko pullover -- Triangles child's sweater -- Bulky vest -- Cuff-to-cuff pullover -- Space-dyed yarns -- Child's woven pullover and hat -- Woven pullover and hat -- Basic beret -- Textured scarf -- Tee shirt -- Hand-painted yarns -- Gathered vest -- Zigzag pillow -- Fleece-lined mittens -- Slip stitch vest -- Maine bounty sweater -- Top down raglan pullover -- Textured yarns -- Winter shawl -- Sampler vest -- Kid's ribbed pullover
Control code
993637
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
28 pages
Isbn
9780892726677
Isbn Type
(trade hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005002115
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 993637
  • (OCoLC)57557448

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