A Handknit Romance

A Handknit Romance

22 Vintage Designs With Lovely Details

Paperback - 2011
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Inspired by women's clothing, lingerie, and accessories from the 1900's to 1930's, A Handknit Romance offers designs that are intricate and exquisite. Step back in time with techniques including pin-tucks, picot trims, crochet edges, lace beading, and embroidery that convey modest and flirty classic fitted patterns using a range of lace, superfine, fine, and light yarn weights.

Attention to detail is demonstrated throughout and the result is a collection of unique, precious garments that reflect today's vogue for vintage-inspired fashion. Rowan designer Jennie Atkinson offers beautiful projects that range from small accessories to full-size garments and suit beginner and seasoned knitters alike.

Along with a fresh assortment of beautiful garments and accessories, you'll find advice on yarn substitutions as well as tips on how the patterns can be customized to fit all sizes. A Handknit Romance is the ideal design book for knitters who embrace creativity and the want to produce truly unique pieces

Published: Loveland, CO : Interweave Press, 2011.
ISBN: 9781596687790
1596687797
Branch Call Number: 746.432 ATK
Characteristics: 136 p. :,ill. (part col.) ;,25 cm.
Alternative Title: Hand knit romance

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