Exquisite Little Knits
Hand-knitting With Luxurious Specialty YarnsBook - 2004
Cashmere, mohair, angora, sequin, eyelash fringe, and faux fur: these are the most luxurious and expensive yarns, often too costly to use for a knitting project of any great size. But these 35 breathtaking items are small enough that knitters can afford to indulge in the finest materials, and easy enough for beginners to complete with ease. Thumb through the exquisite photos of each specialty yarn, complete with descriptive introductions to its unique qualities and advice on how to work with and care for it. Follow the short and simple instructions to make a long scarf with boucl#65533; trim, a snazzy flapper-style hat from a mohair-silk blend, and the ultimate pashmina shawl.Each item is dramatic and unique. Both authors live in White Plains, NY.
Publisher: New York : Lark Books, c2004.
Edition: 1st ed.
Characteristics: 144 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm.
Alternative Title: Knitting with luxurious specialty yarns