NEW NEW NEW
More Hand Manipulated Stitches for Machine
Susan's New Book now available soon.
New as of March 2010. You don't want to miss this wonderful book. Pictures
are in full color and spectacular!
More Hand Manipulated Stitches
for Machine Knitters
years in the making - the sequel to Hand Manipulated Stitches! 178
pages, full color
The first half of the book is divided into 6 chapters that explain all the
practical applications of bridging. This technique enables
you to take control of every individual needle on the bed of your machine to
vary stitch size, add extra rows in specific places or access the free yarn
between the carriage and the bed. The single most liberating technique for
producing hand manipulated stitches on a machine, bridging is shown in lots of
step-by-step photos that will show you exactly how it is done.
The second half of the book features nine patterns for sweaters,
scarves, a shawl, hats and a fun felted tote bag that utilize bridging to
produce incredible textures. One of the sweaters features a truly
This book is loaded with large, easy to read charts, full color “beauty
shots” and lots of step-by-step photos so that knitters who are comfortable with
their machines will be able to work through the exercises and, ultimately, make
bridging part of their repertoire.
Retail Price Is $42.00
Available once again Susan Guagliumi Hand Manipulated
Stitches. Available in book form with a paperback cover.
Book is 249 pages and weighs 1 pound and 8 ounces. Excellent book.
The video is now available in DVD format. 60 minutes of
viewing. Retail Price $29.99
Retail Price $29.99
Back in print!!!
Hand-Manipulated Stitches for
Machine Knitters Book
A knitting machine can knit in seconds what might take hours to produce by
hand. Still, there are plenty of stitches and effects that the machine cannot
execute automatically. For these, your hands take charge. Hand-Manipulated
Stitches for Machine Knitters is a rich sourcebook that includes detailed
information on all types of hand-manipulated stitches: twisted, wrapped, woven,
lifted, re-hung, transferred and cabled.
All techniques are described in
generic language, suitable for any knitting machine. In addition, the first
chapter offers a clear description of how machines form stitches and is
especially helpful for new knitters. A companion DVD to this book is keyed to
text pages and offers additional explanation for techniques covered in the
This edition of Hand-Manipulated Stitches is identical to
the original, 1990 Taunton Press edition, though it does include a number of
corrections that came to light after the initial publication.
Retail Price $39.99
Hand-Manipulated Stitches for Machine Knitters DVD
Spend an hour with Susan Guagliumi as she demonstrates and explains some of
her favorite hand-manipulated techniques. With suggestions and tips that enhance
the information in the book, Hand-Manipulated Stitches for Machine Knitters,
sharp camera close-ups and on-screen page numbers, knitters will find this DVD a
valuable companion to the book. Originally produced on video, this new DVD
format features updated music and a menu that makes it easy to navigate each
Susan Guagliumi's career as an education specialist in the
machine knitting industry has spanned more than 25 years and included positions
with three knitting machine companies, culminating with the position of
Education Director for Studio by White Knitting Machines. She is a strong and
effective teacher and whether you read her instructions or follow them
on-screen, she will open your eyes to the endless possibilities of a knitting
machine. Hand-Manipulated Stitches belongs in the library of every machine
knitter, regardless of the brand or gauge of the machine they use.
Retail Price $39.99
Lengthening Techniques: Bridging
Woven Stitches: Chinese Knots
Lifted Stitches: Popcorns
Stitches: Fish Scales
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