The essential book, if you have never knit a cable before. All the basics, step by step. Then start off with some easy patterns, like scarves, purse, pillow, shrug, cowl insert, hats and mug warmer, sweaters for adults and children. Get started on the easy scarf, and work your way up to the sweaters. Projects are designed to get you through the easiest up to more defined patterns. Lots of patterns in this small book!