Short rows are seemingly magic-they add seamless curves, gentle angles and depth to your knitting projects. In Knitting Short Rows, Jennifer Dassau demystifies the world of short rows, presenting five different short row techniques plus design inspiration.
Each of the five short row techniques (wrap and turn knitting, the yarnover method, German short-rows, Japanese short-rows, and twin stitch shadow short wraps) is presented in an illustrated step-by-step guide. You'll also learn how to choose the best method for your own knitting projects, whether you're working with lace, knitting a colorwork sweater, or incorporating textured stitches! Put your skills to good use with 17 knitting patterns, including cleverly shaped hats, cowls, shawls, mitts and garments!!