Contemporary Irish Knitting PDF ePub eBook

Books Info:

Contemporary Irish Knitting free pdf Knitters are looking for innovative patterns, and for opportunities to enhance their skills and broaden their range of knitterly knowledge. "Contemporary Irish Knits" was created with these desires in mind. An informative yet fun read, "Contemporary Irish Knits" features beautiful photography, an elegant design and 20 enjoyable-to-knit one-of-a-kind patterns. Blending the best of the old and the new, "Contemporary Irish Knits" features designs using traditional stitch and cable patterns - with which the knitting community has long been fascinated - implemented in new ways to create the more fitted and flattering shapes that modern day knitters prefer. Between the covers readers will find: a wide range of designs, including women's, children's, and men's wardrobe pieces as well as accessories like bags, blankets, and shawls- innovative construction methods, to enhance the knitting experience and to make for a more intuitively put together knitted item- on-location photography in Ireland, combining simple and natural styling with rural and rugged landscapes to capture the feeling of the native mills and provide a wild and mysterious background for the modeled garments- and, profiles of Irish mills and hand dyers, reviews of Irish yarns and information on sourcing Irish textiles. "Contemporary Irish Knits" is a pattern book that knitters old and young will want to knit from, a showcase for the remaining Irish yarn mills and emerging generation of hand dyers, and a celebration of the Irish countryside and Ireland's living knitting tradition.

About C. Feller

Carol Feller is a widely published independent knitwear designer. Her work can be seen in the books Knitting in the Sun and More Knitting in the Sun (both from Wiley), as well as in the print magazines Interweave Knits and Yarn Forward and the online knitting magazines Twist Collective and Knitty .

Details Book

Author : C. Feller
Publisher : John Wiley
Data Published : 03 August 2011
ISBN : 0470889241
EAN : 9780470889244
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 160 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
Rating :

Reviews Contemporary Irish Knitting

17 Comments Add a comment

Related eBooks Download

  • The Irish Novel 1960-2010 free pdfThe Irish Novel 1960-2010

    The increased visibility of the Irish novel in recent years has been one of the outstanding developments in contemporary Irish literature. This development has coincided with a period of significant change in Ireland as a whole..

  • Nordic Knits free pdfNordic Knits

    Knitters like designs to knit that are relatively quick to make yet have interesting patterns. In this book Martin Storey. coauthor of "Knitting Goes Large "and a top designer for Rowan..

  • Clodagh S Irish Kitchen free pdfClodagh S Irish Kitchen

    The food scene in Ireland is thriving. and Clodagh McKenna is at the forefront of it all. Clodagh presents today's Irish cooking at its best with Clodagh's Irish Kitchen. in which she takes the stereotypical Irish dishes Americans usually think of and revitalizes them to the current Irish palate..

  • How to be Irish free pdfHow to be Irish

    From the quintessential Irish Mammy to love of all things GAA. the Irish have traits that make us different from our neighbours. In this often hilarious guide. social anthropologist David Slattery takes us through the rules of being Irish..

  • Beckett and Contemporary Irish Writing free pdfBeckett and Contemporary Irish Writing

    Samuel Beckett is one of the most important figures in the history of Irish literature. and he continues to influence successive generations of writers. In Beckett and Contemporary Irish Writing..

  • Contemporary Irish Knitting free pdfContemporary Irish Knitting

    Downloadable Ebooks Free. Knitters are looking for innovative patterns, and for opportunities to enhance their skills and broaden their range of knitterly knowledge. "Contemporary Irish Knits" was cre