A globe-spanning history of sewing, embroidery, and the people who have used a needle and thread to make their voices heard
From the political propaganda of the Bayeux Tapestry, World War I soldiers coping with PTSD, and the maps sewn by schoolgirls in the New World, to the AIDS quilt, Hmong story clothes, and pink pussyhats, women and men have used the language of se$23.00ISBN: 9781419735318Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Abrams Press - October 1st, 2019A fast-paced account of the year Clara Parkes spent transforming a 676-pound bale of fleece into saleable yarn, and the people and vanishing industry she discovered along the way
Join Clara Parkes on a cross-country adventure and meet a cast of characters that includes the shepherds, dyers, and countless workers without whom our knitting needles would be empty, our mi$24.99ISBN: 9780593138205Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Clarkson Potter - October 27th, 2020
Feel the magic of Outlander at your fingertips with this officially licensed book of knitting: twenty patterns inspired by the hit series from STARZ and Sony Pictures Television, based on Diana Gabaldon's bestselling novels.
$21.95ISBN: 9781611808018Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Roost Books - March 24th, 2020
From dandelions and violets to mushrooms and autumn leaves, this collection of embroidery motifs is inspired by nature walks.$24.99ISBN: 9781419729263Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Abrams - April 24th, 2018Vibrant color and rich textures abound in Hoop Dreams, a stylish embroidery guide for the modern maker. Author Cristin Morgan of Marigold + Mars outlines the basics of 10 classic embroidery stitches and then teaches you how to use them to create 20 beautiful and practical projects for hoops, for the home, and to wear.$22.95ISBN: 9781570769597Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Trafalgar Square Books - September 15th, 2019
Make your holidays merry with classic knitted Christmas balls from Arne & Carlos
For nearly twenty years, Scandinavian knitting sensations Arne & Carlos have been delighting crafters around the world, using their unique sense of style to translate traditional Scandinavian designs into quirky, colorful, and endlessly fun projects of all kinds.$24.99ISBN: 9781419743481Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Abrams - April 21st, 2020
"This book will blow your knitted socks off! A great guide on how to plan and execute any handmade creation.$16.99ISBN: 9781645174202Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Thunder Bay Press - September 22nd, 2020
This sparkling rock painting kit will show you how to create a dozen eye-catching designs.
Whether you’re new to rock painting or a longtime enthusiast, adding some shimmer and shine to your rock art makes each finished piece that little bit more fabulous.$17.95ISBN: 9781942021872Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Sixth & Spring Books - March 6th, 2018
"Novice knitters will appreciate the variety of projects, as well as the helpful tutorials." --Library Journal60 Quick Knits for Beginners is an essential volume for every novice knitter and anyone picking up needles for the first time$29.99ISBN: 9781419740435Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Abrams - October 13th, 2020
A guide to knitting, making, and living a slow and thoughtful lifestyle all year long
Slow Knitting introduced crafters to a process of more mindful making through ﬁve basic tenets: source carefully, make thoughtfully, think seasonally, experiment fearlessly, and explore openly.$16.99ISBN: 9780804853156Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Tuttle Publishing - October 27th, 2020
This pack contains 200 extra large (8.25 inch) origami sheets printed with indigo shibori designs.Shibori is a hand-dyeing technique from Japan that typically involves folding, twisting or bunching cloth to create a unique pattern--sort of like an ancient form of tie-dye.$7.99ISBN: 9780804852821Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Tuttle Publishing - August 25th, 2020
This pack contains 300 high-quality origami sheets printed with colorful and traditional Japanese designs.