The rich and fascinating pattern traditions of the Faroe Islands, at your fingertips.
The Faroe Islands, a far-flung archipelago lying halfway between Norway and Iceland, have a rich and longstanding knitting tradition--knitting was once one of their largest export industries, as well as a dearly-loved pastime.
World-renowned brioche knitting expert Nancy Marchant takes this versatile European stitch--which creates a luxurious, reversible ribbed fabric--to a new level In her groundbreaking collection, Marchant works brioche in two colors, forming graceful, undulating textures with increases and decreases.
With this compact portable reference in hand, crafters can quickly and easily look up any of 100 different sheep breeds, the characteristics of their fleece, and the kinds of projects for which their fleece is best suited.$23.99ISBN: 9780449819906Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Potter Craft - November 5th, 2013
Beloved knitwear designer Melissa Leapman offers a comprehensive stitch dictionary and guide with more than 300 original knitting patterns, including slip stitches, cables, and lace.$22.99ISBN: 9781446306727Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: David & Charles - March 20th, 2018
Knit yourself a pair of stunning Latvian mittens with this collection of traditional Latvian mitten knitting patterns. There are 50 different styles to choose from including simpler variations of the mittens such as fingerless gloves and wrist warmers. So, even if you are an inexperienced knitter you can create a beautiful traditional design.$14.95ISBN: 9781612124049Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Storey Publishing, LLC - January 27th, 2015
With expert answers to scores of new knitting questions, Margaret Radcliffe’s classic guide is better than ever. You’ll find a wide assortment of cast ons and bind offs, techniques for beading and knitting backwards, tips for knitting in the round, and strategies for measuring tricky fabrics.$14.95ISBN: 9780486448077Availability: BackorderedPublished: Dover Publications - February 1st, 2006
Prized around the world in the form of the "Irish fisherman's sweater," Aran knitting features distinctive, highly textured patterns of cables and ropes. Suitable for novices as well as for experienced knitters, this guide offers more than 20 patterns, illustrated by 117 close-up photographs: traditional fisherman's sweater; family sweater, cardigans, and more.$16.99ISBN: 9784805313824Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Tuttle Publishing - May 29th, 2018
Create versatile wardrobe essentials with these chic new Japanese knitting patterns for apparel and accessories from cult favorite author michiyo.$19.95ISBN: 9781784940645Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: GMC Publications - January 19th, 2016
Crochet your own kinder, gentler animal trophy heads Imagine a majestic ram head over your family room fireplace...a playful mouse head decorating a child's room...or even a cuddly bear head hanging in your basement.$16.95ISBN: 9780762456635Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Running Press Adult - March 24th, 2015
Deck your cats out in hats that suit their many personalities! With The Punk Mohawk for edgier cats, The Unicorn for cats who are having identity issues, and The Cat in the Hat for any cat that loves great literature, there is a pattern in this book for every feline friend in your home.$15.99ISBN: 9781419732904Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Harry N. Abrams - September 11th, 2018$24.99ISBN: 9781250049841Availability: BackorderedPublished: St. Martin's Griffin - June 10th, 2014
Popular loom knitting maven Isela Phelps presents the perfect gift book for knitters featuring patterns for afghans, blankets, and throws.