AlterKnit Stitch Dictionary takes an unexpected look at stranded colour work with 200 new motifs. These non-traditional colour work charts are perfect for the creative knitter looking to break away from the ordinary. Derived from graphic design elements, these fresh motifs include everything from geometric mountains, waves, and spirals to modern bikes, skulls, and sheep. Dive into stranded colour work with confidence with a section on reading charts, working floats, and choosing colours. Learn how stranded colour work can be used in design with five accompanying projects including mitts, cowls, and sweaters. Plus, use your imagination to modify, deconstruct, and combine the unique motifs to create your own designs. Be inspired to break the rules and use charts in creative ways with AlterKnit Stitch Dictionary.