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Topic: Do you recommend the Stitch N Bitch Book for newbie knitters?  (Read 6129 times)
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« Reply #20 on: January 03, 2007 09:53:31 PM »

definitely. it's easy to follow and it has a bunch of projects for each skill level.
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« Reply #21 on: January 04, 2007 03:46:13 AM »

I'm a newbie knitter and I'm learning with SnB, and it's ace, I really recommend it.  It's very clear and easy to learn from, but the only problem is that I think there are certain things you just can't learn from a book, and that you need to watch being done and see how it works in practice.  If I can't quite work something out from the diagrams in SnB, I go on to knittinghelp.com and watch the videos, and they're great help too.  That websitem, combined with SnB, is a ghreat way to learn I'm finding Smiley
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« Reply #22 on: January 04, 2007 01:29:31 PM »

The SnB books are great for new knitters.  I'm pretty intimidated by patterns in general still, and I've found that I also love Speed Knitting by Kris Perceval as a good newer knitting book.  It walks you easily through the patterns, and they go quickly so you feel accomplished.  *grin*
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« Reply #23 on: August 06, 2009 03:09:22 PM »

The Mason Dixon Books were easier for me to learn by. Huh
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