Slightly obsessed with knitting socks? Get Sockupied! Sockupied is a groundbreaking eMag that began in 2010. Now available for the first time in book form, Sockupied brings knitters a collection of 20 sock patterns specially chosen from its first 10 issues. Simple patterns appeal to beginners, while stunning colorwork and unusual construction will tempt seasoned sock knitters. The book features 6 toe-up sock patterns as well as those with standard top-down construction, and projects include basic socks for beginners as well as cables, lace, colorwork, and textured patterns. An all-star roster of sock designers contributes patterns: Cookie A, Star Athena, Ann Budd, Cat Bordhi, Deborah Newton, and many more. In addition, a variety of technical articles round out the book: info on various cast-ons and bind-offs, darning, and converting patterns form top-down to toe-up and vice versa. Knitters who are slightly obsessed with knitting socks will want to get their hands on Sockupied!
Publisher: Interweave Press Inc
Number of pages: 168
Weight: 635 g
Dimensions: 260 x 216 x 15 mm
"Whether you want cables, lace, Fair Isle or some combination thereof, these patterns will give many knitters new material and will give other knitters a nice compendium of recent favorites." --"In Stitches" column MyCentralJersey.com
"First, it has great photography and an attractive layout that's easy on the eyes. Second it has a nice range of patterns, from plain to fancy." --Knit and Travel
"With a strong design aesthetic, incredible patterns and the inclusion of the industry's top sock designers, Sockupied hits it out of the park with this unique digital-to-print transformation." --Slate Falls Press