Lace Collection for Knitting (Paperback)

Intricate Shawls, Simple Accessories, Cozy Sweaters and More Stylish Designs for Every Season

By The Knitter Magazine

Design Originals, 9781574214475, 104pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2013

List Price: 17.99*
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Description

Knit beautiful lace clothing and accessories with this beautifully photographed collection of stylish projects from The Knitter, one of the UK's top needlework magazines. Twenty-three detailed patterns are provided by some of the world's top lace designers, including Tanis Gray, Annie Modesitt, Jane Sowerby, Sarah Hatton, and more. Readers will learn to knit exquisite lace shawls, sweaters, cardigans, scarves, hats, gloves, and more, with row-by-row directions and charted instructions. A range of different patterns is provided for every season, along with 6 quick lace projects for beginners. Lace Collection for Knitting also offers reviews of tried-and-tested lace yarns, practical advice for correcting mistakes, and the secrets of blocking lace for a perfect finish.


About the Author

Contributors:

Judy Furlong is renowned for her delicate lace designs, inspired by the traditions of Scotland. Her designs and articles are published in The Knitter Magazine, and through GMC Knitting. You can also find her designs on Ravelry.com.

Amanda Jones creataes gorgeous knitting patterns for adults and children, as well as beautiful home accessory projects.

Anniken Allis is considered one of the UK's leadin lace designers. She learned to knit growing up in Norway. Her designs feature a variety of techniques including lace, cables and fair isle. She teaches workshops, and is regularly published in knitting and crochet magazines in the UK, US, and Germany. She has a popular website: yarnaddict.co.uk

Sarah Hatton learned to knit as a child and has always been passionate about fashion. After getting her degree in fashion, she entered the world of professional handknit where she has worked for over 10 years with famous brands like Rowan, Patons, and Sublime.

Ann Kingstone is a British designer living in Yorkshire. Her designs are generally inspired by the history, literature, and traditions of England.