If you have never tried mitered square knitting, this book from designer Melissa Leapman is the one for you! Mitered Square Knitting from Leisure Arts presents six easy projects that take you step-by-step through the process. Begin with the Single Square Potholder to learn how simply the decreases form an elegant mitered Garter Stitch square. The Four Squares Potholder will reveal the best of mitered square knitting—no seams! Continue with the Garter Ridge Pillow and the matching Garter Ridge Afghan to add Stockinette Stitch to the mix. The Garter Afghan with its matching Garter Pillow is a wonderful patchwork of many sizes of squares and blocks edged with a cabled border. All projects are worked in medium weight yarns with sizes 7, 8, or 9 straight needles.