Join Interweave Knits as we celebrate ten years of publishing innovative and appealing garment designs for knitters everywhere. The Best of Interweave Knits showcases 26 stylish designs that stand the test of time-scarves, stoles, cardigans, pullovers, vests, jackets, tops, and even a couple of terrific totes. These favorite projects represent the creative work of more than 20 notable designers including Veronik Avery, Debbie Bliss, Norah Gaughan, Kate Gilbert, Faina Letoutchaia, Marta McCall, Charlotte Morris, Kristin Nicholas, Leigh Radford, and many more. This must-have pattern collection, with a foreword by Pam Allen, also includes a dozen favorite articles derived from the popular Beyond the Basics column, a great reference tool. These articles provide in-depth information on essential techniques including casting on, increasing, decreasing, binding off, seaming, grafting, and blocking, and working with two yarns at the same time, reading charts, working short-rows, and understanding lace patterns. The instructions and articles are written in clear language in Interweave Knits' familiar style, leading readers step by step through every aspect of knitting and finishing, ensuring success even for relatively inexperienced knitters. If you've been collecting Knits for many years, or if you're new to the Knits world, pick up a copy of The Best of Interweave Knits- this impressive collection of favorite designs will be a great reference tool for years to come.