From Chantal Boissinot, a master knitting teacher based in Quebec City, come two wonderful and exceptionally clear and detailed resource books for Francopohone knitters!
Le Tricot Sous Toutes Ses Mailles is a comprehensive knitting guide and explains everything from basic knitting techniques through increases decreases, short rows, and buttonholes. Also include are instruction for making pockets, creating different necklines, grafting and finishing.
Le bas Sous Toutes Ses Formes if for anyone interested in learning or perfecting sock knitting techniques. Again, this is a very comprehensive guide. Knitting socks with double-pointed needles, circulars, or with the magic loop technique are explained. Several patterns incorporating different techniques are included.
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