Designer Kristin Omdahl is one of the most innovative designers
working today, and in this collection, she showcases her signature
motif designs and experimental construction in 18 original
patterns--five scarves, six wraps, five shawls, and two
skirts--that provide new ways to think about knitting pieces that
wrap, drape, or tie.
Unlike other wrap books, this collection offers ingenious ways
for wrapping your knitting, whether around the neck, shoulders, or
waist. The designs for these garments are just what you''ve been
waiting for--inspirational, creative patterns that advance your
skills, explore shape and silhouette, and are beautiful to wear
All of the garments incorporate interesting elements, from
reversible stitch patterns and unique knitted edgings to
interesting closures. Each project is knitted, but much of the
aesthetic draws inspiration from the geometry, motifs, and
techniques of crochet.
Some of the techniques are quite unusual and the enclosed DVD
will demonstrate them in-depth before you cast on for a
With her passionate attention to stitch detail and one-of-a-kind
motif designs, Kristin offers a wide range of projects in A
Knitting Wrapsody for a variety of skill levels and time
commitments. Expand your wardrobe with bold, stylish shapes and add
form-flattering pieces perfect for layering.