Knitting Book Reviews

Odd Ball Knitting : Creative Ideas for Leftover Yarn
by Barbara Albright

Odd Ball Knitting contains 31 patterns to provide you with inspiration when it comes to using up your left-over yarn. Who couldn't use a fresh idea for reducing their yarn stash?

We felt this book was most useful when discussing the "how" of oddball knitting. The sections on combining colors, determining how much yarn you have, measuring weights, and calculating lengths to finish a row are creative . We always wondered how to estimate the length of yarn remaining in a partially used ball and now we know.