Love dogs? Love knitting? Then you'll love this book! Create your own knitted best friend, full of character and with bags of personality. There are over 20 different dogs and puppies to choose from, along with accessories like a dog bed and bone, plus an knitted lead to keep your adorable dog under control! With general notes on basic techniques, materials and abbreviations, even those new to knitting will find a new in this book to knit and love. Star knitter Sue Stratford's new book is packed with friendly faithful dogs and puppies for you to knit. Suitable for beginners, but with projects to provide a fun challenge for more experienced knitters, this book contains 23 patterns. The dogs cover a wide range of styles from the quirky to the fun to the more true-to-life; and while some like Danger Dog are fun toys, others have a more practical purpose, like Stripy Sausage, the dachshund draught excluder.
Sue Stratford owns and runs The Knitting Hut, a yarn and needle supplier, and she finds the yarns she stocks there and her customers a constant source of inspiration. She teaches knitting and crochet workshops as well as offering advice to customers, and loves sharing her skills with others. She always has countless knitting projects on the go. Sue lives in Milton Keynes with her husband and five children. www.theknittinghut.co.uk