From the Publisher
Shawlettes are the new socks! These hugely popular, fashion
accessories are worn about the shoulders and meant for showing off.
They''re not only stylish but these budget-friendly pieces make for
perfect portable projects. International knitwear designer Jean
Moss knows this best and has pulled together a wonderfully creative
collection of 25 knitting patterns for shawlettes, mini-wraps
cowls, collars, and more. The garments are grouped by style:
Country, Couture, Folk, and Vintage, and feature gorgeous yarns of
varying content, including wool, silk, cotton, and sustainable
fibers. Knitters of all levels will draw inspiration from the
gorgeous four-color photos. Additionally helpful are illustrations,
charts, schematics and an appendix with instructions for special
stitches. Shawlettes can be endlessly reinterpreted in beautiful
ways as this book shows. It''s one that will capture knitters''
imaginations for years to come.
About the Author
One of Britain''s leading designers, JEAN MOSS is known
worldwide for her distinctive couture knits. A writer, gardener,
and musician living in York, England, she has created her own
collections of handknits for more than 25 years. She''s also
designed for Rowan Yarns and many international fashion houses
including Ralph Lauren, Laura Ashley, and Benetton. She hosts
knitters'' tours and teaches widely in Europe and North
Jean Moss is an accomplished knitwear designer.
About the Book
International knitwear designer Moss has pulled together a wonderfully creative collection of 25 knitting patterns for shawlettes, mini-wraps, cowls, collars, and more. Knitters of all levels will draw inspiration from the gorgeous four-color photos.
Format: Trade Paperback
Published: January 3, 2012
Publisher: Taunton Press
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1600854001
ISBN - 13: 9781600854002