Big Knits (Paperback)

20 Stylish Designer Knits in Generous Sizes Using Rowan Yarn (Knit & Crochet)

By Martin Storey

St. Martin's Griffin, 9781250061911, 136pp.

Publication Date: May 5, 2015

List Price: 26.99*
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Looking for plus-size knitting patterns to suit your contemporary style? Acclaimed Rowan designer Martin Storey is back with twenty stylish, generously-proportioned knits. These beautiful designs are perfect for modern women who want practical yet chic knits that will serve the large figure well. Here are flattering looks for every occasion, including cardigans and sweaters, summery tops, and even some simple wraps and stoles, with an emphasis on softly wrapping shapes—ideal for fuller figures.

Big Knits will appeal to women of all sizes, and contains comprehensive size and measurement charts, clear step-by-step pattern directions, as well as helpful dos and don'ts and tons of advice on garment sizes and shapes, details, textures, and colors that will complement a curvaceous figure. The designs in this book are for real women everywhere looking to sport a comfortable, contemporary style that finally fits their shape.

About the Author

MARTIN STOREY is the author of Nordic Knits, Classic Knits for Real Women, and Classic Knits for Men, and the coauthor of Knitting Goes Large. Renowned for his truly elegant knitwear designs, he worked for the trendsetting company Artwork after college and since then has been a major force at Rowan Yarns, designing for their Classic Range.