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The Art of Fair Isle Knitting


ART OF FAIR ISLE KNITTING, The (History, Technique, Colour and Patterns), Ann Feitelson. Patterns of original Fair Isle garments, with an insightful history of this colorful knitting tradition. The Isleburgh Cardigan, the Fridarey Sleeveless Cardigan, and the Burrastow Jumper are three of 23 exquisite original designs you will find in this book. Crafted with the precision of a Fair Isle garment, informed by accounts from the knitters themselves, and set firmly within its historical and sociological roots, The Art of Fair Isle Knitting takes you to the heart of this knitting tradition. Published by Interweave Press, hard cover, 186 p., samples: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6
Contents: History, Knitting and Finishing Techniques, Color (transitions, sequences, designing ribbing, color principles, etc.), Math and Planning, Original Patterns: Baltasound Cropped Jumper, Brae Cardigan, Bressay Jumper, Burrastow Jumper, Cunningsburgh Gloves, Fridarey Sleevless Cardigan, Hillhead Slipover, Hillswick Lumber, Isleburgh Cardigan, King Harld Street Hats, and others, total - 23 designs; Glossary of Shetland Knitting Terms; Sources of Supply.
Price: $29.99



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NORO BOUTIQUE, Janny Watson Designs.
Wearable feminine designs worked in stunning Silk Garden, Janome, Silk Garden Solo, Hanabatake, Kureon, Shiro, and Obi. 70 pages / 21 designs, softcover.
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Price: $19.99 * weight: 390 g

Louisa Harding CARDIGANS


CARDIGANS, Louisa Harding.
170 pages, hardcover / 30 cardigans using Louisa Hardign yarns: Kashmir Aran, Grace, Jasmine, Kimono Angora, Sari Ribbon, Thalia, Kimono Ribbon, Mulberry, Glisten. In this book, the author proved that Classic can be contemporary and sexy.
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148 pages / 30 designs, hardcover.
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Price: $27.95 * weight: 450 g



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148 pages / 30 designs, hardcover.
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Price: $26.95 * weight: 450 g

Classic Elite Knits


CLASSIC ELITE KNITS, 100 Gorgeous Designs for Every Occasion from the studios of Classic Elite Yarns (Deborah Newton, Annie Modesitt, Mnichele Rose Orne, Kathy Zimmerman, Cathy Payson and other designers). This book features hand knitted outfits for women, men and children, plus an entire chapter devoted to accessories: bags (knit and felt), purses, hats, wraps, scarves and mittens. Published by The Tunton Press, alk. paper, paper bound, 224 p., samples: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 [more details]
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Rowan, Denim People


DENIM PEOPLE, Rowan Studio. 30 designs knitted with Rowan Denim for men and women by Kim Hargreaves, Martin Storey, Louisa Harding, Leah Sutton, Erika Knight, Carol Meldrum. Published by Rowan Yarns, paper bound, 146 p.,
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Reversible Designs, M'Lou Baber


DOUBLE KNITTING, Reversible Two-Color Designs, M'Lou Baber. The fascinating technique of double-knitting produces a two-faced fabric. This style has been simplified by the author to enable you to work both sides in a single pass. M'Lou's stunning designs for coats, jackets, and shawls are all easily accessible through detailed charts as well as written instructions. Published by Schoolhouse Press, alk. paper, 162 p., samples: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8
Price: $35.95

Rowan's Greates Knits


ROWAN'S GREATEST KNITS, 30 years of knitted patterns from Rowan Yarns. Contents: The Rowans Story, The Designs in the 80s - profile of Kaffe Fasset, 90s - profile of Kim Hargreaves, 00s - profile of Marion Foale. 30 Patterns, including Brioche by Annabel Fox, Beaded Cardigan by Kim Hargreaves, Sugar Plum by Louisa Harding, Surf by Martin Storey, Emmeline by Sarah Dallas, Rosebud by Sasha Kagan, Powder Puff by Kaffe Fasset, Geneva Cardigan by Erika Knight, Fontaine by Marion Foale, Dew by Kim Hargreaves. Published by The Taunton Press, hard cover, 158 p.
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Guy Knits, The Best of Knitter's


GUY KNITS, The Best of the Knitter's: 25 projects for guys from classic and luxurious yarns, rich tweeds, including jackets and pullovers for work and play, vests and waistcoats, aran and Celtics, casual and corporate, for career-driven professionals, rugged sportsmen, and gentlemen of leisure. Published by XRX Books, paper bound, 94 p., samples:
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Handknit Skirts


HAND KNIT SKIRTS FROM TRICOTER, Linden Ward and Beryl Hiatt. The trendsetters of Tricoter are back with a collection of gorgeous, easy to knit skirts. This fashionable collection hand-knitted skirts showcases styles to suit women of any age. Most of the designs are knitted in round, no seams to sew or front-back to match up. Only a few designs use increases, decreases, or complicated shaping techniques. Each stylish skirt sports an elastic waistband for easy wear. Published by Martingale & Company, hard cover /foldout with concealed wire-o, 86 p. /16 designs, samples: cover | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6
Price: $27.95

Handknit Style


HANDKNIT STYLE, CONTEMPORARY SWEATERS FROM TRICOTER, Linden Ward and Beryl Hiatt. Pair spectacular yarns with 16 simple shapes that are fashion-forward, fast to create, and fun to wear. Published by Martingale & Company, hard cover /foldout with concealed wire-o, 96 p., samples: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6
Price: $49.99

Handknit Style II


HANDKNIT STYLE II, MORE CONTEMPORARY SWEATERS FROM TRICOTER, Linden Ward and Beryl Hiatt. Sixteen classic and chic sweaters, knitted from fashionable yarns, feature daytime and dressy styles. Published by Martingale & Company, hard cover /foldout with concealed wire-o, 96 p., samples: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6
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