It's about time, frankly, that someone put together a book this good, this thorough, and this useful for pattern writing.
First, the facts: Title: >Highland Knits: Knitwear Inspired by the Outlander Series Published by: Interweave Press, 2016 Pages: 111 Type: Patterns Chapters: (No chapters, just patterns) The In-Depth Look: It's true that the OUTLANDER series is a huge hit--and why not? A sexy time-travel romance with Highland flair and great knitwear ... what's not to [...]
Chappaquiddick Kittanning Boyken, Boykin Spaniel
7 July 2001 - 14 April 2016
What can I say? It's classy.
And the winners are ...
It's been ages since I had a giveaway ... but that's about to change!
First, the facts: Title: New Directions in Sock Knitting: 18 Innovative Designs Knitted From Every Which Way Author: Ann Budd Published by: Interweave Press, 2015 Pages: 167 Type: Socks! Chapters: 1. Top-Down Construction 2. Two-Up Construction 3. Other Types of Construction The In-Depth Look: Oh, Ann Budd, never change. You and your crack team of [...]
The author writes, "For this book, I have selected my absolute favorite motifs from the many I have drawn. As I hope you'll agree, they are imaginative and full of personality and range from tiny, superquick embroideries to large, intricate designs that may take a day or so to embroider."
I love this series. I hope Joanna and Eric never stop.
Coloring books are all the rage, and there's no doubt why. They're fun, they're creative ... and isn't it nice to play with things other than yarn once in a while?
Who wouldn't want a flock of these for Christmas--especially when they're not only adorable, but charitable at the same time!
This is the kind of book you want to climb inside because everybody looks so happy and cozy.
"Drawn to slow fashion, I appreciate clothing that stands the test of time, both in quality and design."
First, the facts: Title: Free Spirit Knits: 20 Knitted Garments and Accessories Inspired by the Southwest Author: Anne Podlesak Published by: Interweave Press, 2015 Pages: 143 Type: Patterns Chapters: No chapters, just a list of patterns The In-Depth Look: This is a nice, straight-forward pattern book. Except for a few technique pages at the back, [...]