Knitting in America: Patterns, Profiles, & Stories of America's Leading Artisans

by Melanie Falick

Hardcover, 1996

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Available

Barcode

793

Description

"Not only are the stories a great read, but the photos are so full of color and texture they'll make your fingers itch to start your own scarf or afghan."--Glamour "With a passion for textiles and a love of travel, Melanie Falick is the perfect writer for [America Knits]."--Vogue Knitting Acclaimed knitting author Melanie Falick traveled thousands of miles and interviewed dozens of knitters, spinners, dyers, and sheep breeders to create this inspiring and revealing collection of portraits and patterns. With profiles of 38 artisans and farmers,175 beautiful color photographs, and 30 original patterns whose difficulty ranges from basic to advanced, from traditional to contemporary, America Knits is the most complete survey yet published on this highly popular and vital art form in America. First published in hardcover as Knitting in America (Artisan, 1996)… (more)

Publication

Artisan (1996), Edition: First Edition, 224 pages

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ISBN

1885183275 / 9781885183279

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Original language

English

Original publication date

1996 (copyright)

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