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The complete book of traditional knitting

by Rae Compton

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Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Knitting.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRae Compton.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTT820 .C7824 1983
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p., [4] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3509963M
    ISBN 100684178664
    LC Control Number82062119
    OCLC/WorldCa9576283

      In the Complete Book of Traditional Knitting, Rae Crompton takes needleworkers on a grand tour to sample the unique traditions of knitters from Tibet to Peru anf from Iceland to the isles of Greece. I have to say, some of my favorite parts of the book would be the examples of very old knitting, such as very old, ornate silk knitted gloves, or a. Describing the history, techniques and equipment required for traditional Aran knitting, this book should appeal to all those interested in this particular aspect of modern handknitting. There is a total of 71 illustrated stitch samples plus details on designing Range: $25 - $

    Classic guide to the styles of Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Iceland, and the Faeroe Islands. Vibrant patterns for an array of garments include jerseys, gloves and mittens, stockings, and caps. Illustrated with black-and-white and 20 color pictures, this volume is well known and prized among longtime practitioners of the craft.   The Complete Book of Traditional Aran Knitting by Shelagh Hollingworth, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(8).

      "For years knitters have been pining for the return of Michael Pearson's lovely book, Traditional Knitting, complete with historical notes, charts, photos and patterns for Fair Isle, Guernsey, and Aran sweaters. Once again, our wish is granted by dear Dover." -- Meg Swansen, Schoolhouse Press "A fascinating and well researched book." -- Evening /5(43). Complete Book of Traditional Fair Isle Knitting: ISBN () Hardcover, Peter Smith Pub Inc, The Complete Book of Traditional Fair Isle Knitting: ISBN ().


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I became re-inspired with color stranded knitting after reading this book. I love the history of knitting, and The Complete Book of Traditional Fair Isle Knitting does tell the history of Fair Isle knitting well.

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Knitters of all skill levels will find this volume an excellent source of inspiration as well as a guide that ranges from familiar Shetland and Fair Isle patterns to charming, lesser-known styles of Norway, Greece, Turkey, and other countries.

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Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: or Search WorldCat. Find items in libraries near you. Complete instructions for thirteen garments include patterns for an Austrian waistcoat, an Estonian stole, an Icelandic sweater, a Shetland shawl, and a Swedish cap.

Author Bio A former editor of Vogue knitting publications, Rae Compton is a journalist and designer with Pages: Knitters of all skill levels will find this volume an excellent source of design inspiration as well as a guide to techniques and patterns from around the world.

In addition to familiar traditions—those of Shetland, Fair Isle, Faroe, and Aran—it features the lesser-known styles of Norway, Greece, Turkey, and other countries. Historic plates, photographs, diagrams, and pattern charts. Buy The Complete Book of Traditional Knitting (Dover Knitting, Crochet, Tatting, Lace) Green ed.

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This handbook sets out to offer the reader stitch pattern charts, complete garment instructions and notes on how to design a wide variety of .