A compilation of finishing techniques, hints and tips designed to enable you to knit confidently and get away with unspeakable liberties! Lucy knows first hand how an understanding of the Mattress Stitch can change one's knitting forever. She encourages knitters on their path to happy stitches, serene knitting and stellar finishing. Challenge Swatches are given throughout the book that will encourage you to try out each technique as you learn it. These ten sets of swatches culminate in the Challenge Cardigan presented at the end of the book. Written in Lucy's charming style, each technique is clearly explained and diagrams throughout the book help illustrate these concepts. With the skills you learn and practice in this book, you will have a solid understanding of a myriad of techniques. With these skills, practice and an ounce of determination, you will knit with greater confidence and finish in style!