Knit a beautiful sweater in only two weeks with Marie Greene’s fun, top-down patterns, thoughtfully designed for speedy construction, great quality and timeless style.
Marie Greene’s seamless, top-down patterns bust the myth that sweaters take six months or more to make. She’s created 20 new patterns to get readers wearing their own high-quality knits in only two weeks. Each sweater features just the right amount of detail for a beautifully textured look with minimal work.
Fewer buttonholes and no-fuss construction make the garments surprisingly simple to finish. Designed with portability in mind, the patterns are easy to memorize, making any spare moment prime knitting time.
Marie’s friendly, straightforward instruction and clear technique tutorials have made her patterns a hit with knitters online. In this book, she shares her tested tips and tricks for more efficient knitting and faster results. This collection of cozy pullovers and contemporary cardigans never sacrifices style for speed.
Captivating details like cables and stripes are made simple with Marie’s techniques. Readers will find tools to gauge their stitching speed, set a project timeline and achieve the perfect fit for any size. Timeless, comfortable and versatile, these quick sweaters will be readers’ favorites to gift and wear for years to come. This book will have 20 patterns and 60 photos.
About the Author
Marie Greene is a knitwear designer and founder of the blog Olive Knits. Her patterns can be found on Ravelry. She teaches workshops and gives lectures on knitting at conferences around the world. She lives in Oregon.
Writer: Greene, Marie
Publisher: Page Street Publishing
Paperback / softback, 192 pages
Dimensions: 22.6 x 20.1 x 1.3 centimetres (0.38 kg)
“Marie is one of the most talented and professional knitting designers I have come across. She has most definitely outdone herself with this incredible book. It’s a must-have for fiber lovers!” –Jessica Carey, crochet designer and founder of The Hook Nook “Seamless Knit Sweaters in 2 Weeks is full of enthusiasm, encouraging every knitter to take part in these stunning stitching adventures. Marie’s notes and quick tips make knitting even more enjoyable and easy.” –Jonna Hietala and Sini Ellen, co-founders of Laine magazine “Marie’s designs have made me a much better–and much happier–sweater knitter!” –Megan Elizabeth, founder of Wool Days and CEO of Making Things