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Knitting Counterpanes

Knitting Counterpanes Author Mary Walker Phillips
ISBN-10 9780486473086
Release 2013
Pages 208
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Mary Walker Phillips nearly single-handedly brought 19th-century American counterpanes — bed coverings — to the attention of modern knitters. Expanded with dozens of brand-new charts, this revised edition features 46 counterpane patterns as well as 32 lace edgings and borders that Phillips discovered in museums, private collections, and magazines. "A terrific book." — Knitter's Magazine. Revised and expanded reprint of the Taunton Press, Newtown, Connecticut, 1989 edition.



Knitting Counterpanes

Knitting Counterpanes Author Mary Walker Phillips
ISBN-10 9780486273167
Release 2013-08-08
Pages 240
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Expanded with dozens of brand-new charts, this revised edition features 46 counterpane patterns as well as 32 lace edgings and borders that Phillips discovered in museums, private collections, and magazines. "A terrific book." — Knitter's Magazine.



Creative Knitting

Creative Knitting Author Mary Walker Phillips
ISBN-10 9780486499154
Release 2013
Pages 126
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Illustrates the way in which to use traditional stitches to create unusual effects and textures.



A Knitting Book of Counterpanes Toilet Covers Pincushions and Other Articles of Fancy Work

A Knitting Book of Counterpanes  Toilet Covers  Pincushions  and Other Articles of Fancy Work Author George Cupples
ISBN-10 9781446549742
Release 2013-04-16
Pages 34
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Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.



A knitting book of counterpanes toilet covers pin cushions and other articles of fancy work

A knitting book of counterpanes  toilet covers  pin cushions  and other articles of fancy work Author Anne Jane CUPPLES
ISBN-10 BL:A0022114831
Release 1871
Pages 32
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A knitting book of counterpanes toilet covers pin cushions and other articles of fancy work has been writing in one form or another for most of life. You can find so many inspiration from A knitting book of counterpanes toilet covers pin cushions and other articles of fancy work also informative, and entertaining. Click DOWNLOAD or Read Online button to get full A knitting book of counterpanes toilet covers pin cushions and other articles of fancy work book for free.



Knitting Block by Block

Knitting Block by Block Author Nicky Epstein
ISBN-10 9780307587367
Release 2011-06-22
Pages 240
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Create gorgeous sweaters, bags, afghans, and toys just by knitting the simplest of shapes—a square! No one forgets the sweet victory of completing their first knitted block, but most of us quickly move on to more complex constructions, only making swatches for guage. In this comprehensive volume, celebrated designer and innovator Nicky Epstein reimagines the humble block with 150 new patterns and masterfully demonstrates how to mix, match, and easily combine them into stunning one-of-a-kind garments and accessories. Inside you will find: 150 original block patterns, from simple textures to embossed pictorials, intricate lace to cables, colorwork, double knit, and more, all with Nicky’s signature wit, verve, and style. More than ten exclusive project designs that will make you say “I can’t believe that is made out of blocks!” Detailed guidance for creating exciting pieces out of block knitting, without using increases or decreases. Exclusive cut-and-paste project design pages. Simply cut out the printed blocks and arrange them to help create your own masterpieces. Blocks are quick to knit, portable pieces perfect for group and charity projects, and now not limited to just afghans! Knitting Block by Block gives you the tools to unlock a world of creative possibilities and confidently build your own design “blockbusters,” one block at a time.



The Counterpane Fairy

The Counterpane Fairy Author Katharine Pyle
ISBN-10 9781455376001
Release 2018-03-01
Pages 232
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Popular children's book, with 11 black-and-white illustrations.According to the University of Delaware Library: "Artist, illustrator, and author Katharine Pyle (1863-1938), was born and raised in Wilmington, Delaware. .. her brothers included well-known artist and writer Howard Pyle (1853-1911)... Pyle achieved recognition as an author through her short stories, poems, and plays for children. She also compiled and retold several volumes of fairy tales and myths. Her works include The Counterpane Fairy (1898), The Christmas Angel (1900), Once Upon a Time in Delaware (1911), Tales of Wonder and Magic (1920), Tales from Greek Mythology (1928), and Charlemagne and his Knights (1932). Pyle illustrated many of her own works as well as those of other authors, including her brother."



Creative Knitting

Creative Knitting Author Mary Walker Phillips
ISBN-10 9780486287546
Release 2013-10-17
Pages 128
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New, revised edition of a revered classic provides methods for using traditional stitches in original ways to produce highly decorative rather than strictly functional creations. Includes color photos of finished projects.



Quilts Coverlets Counterpanes

Quilts  Coverlets   Counterpanes Author Paula W. Locklair
ISBN-10 UOM:49015002699107
Release 1997
Pages 70
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During Reconstruction, an alliance of southern planters and northern capitalists rebuilt the southern railway system using remnants of the Confederate railroads that had been built and destroyed during the Civil War. In the process of linking Virginia, the Carolinas, and Georgia by rail, this alliance created one of the largest corporations in the world, engendered bitter political struggles, and transformed the South in lasting ways, says Scott Nelson. Iron Confederacies uses the history of southern railways to explore linkages among the themes of states' rights, racial violence, labor strife, and big business in the nineteenth-century South. By 1868, Ku Klux Klan leaders had begun mobilizing white resentment against rapid economic change by asserting that railroad consolidation led to political corruption and black economic success. As Nelson notes, some of the Klan's most violent activity was concentrated along the Richmond-Atlanta rail corridor. But conflicts over railroads were eventually resolved, he argues, in agreements between northern railroad barons and Klan leaders that allowed white terrorism against black voters while surrendering states' control over the southern economy.



Mary Thomas s Knitting Book

Mary Thomas s Knitting Book Author Mary Thomas
ISBN-10 9780486317380
Release 2013-07-24
Pages 256
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Classic "how-to" book covers everything from winding yarn and fundamental stitches to making patterns and garments, blocking, and more with over 250 technique diagrams illustrating every basic step and pattern.



The Loving Stitch

The Loving Stitch Author Heather Nicholson
ISBN-10 9781775581932
Release 1998-09-01
Pages 314
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The Loving Stitch is an engaging history of a subject never before explored but familiar to many New Zealanders. Heather Nicholson's knowledge of knitting and spinning is formidable but she also knows how to tell a good story and has a keen sense of humor. The Loving Stitch presents a chronological account of antipodean knitting, which is also a history of the domestic lives of women, of their resourcefulness, their talent and sociability. She follows the growth of pattern books, the role of knitting for troops in the two world wars, knitting in the Depression and the recent interest in art knitting. She also explores the different items produced by the skilled knitter, from jerseys and guernseys to counterpanes, socks and stockings, and a scarf that stretched right round Parliament Buildings. The book also includes material on spinning and on local wool mills, as well as general good advice drawn from the personal experience of hundreds of knitters and spinners. The Loving Stitch is impeccably researched, it is full of characters, memories and advice, and it is superbly illustrated.



My Knitting Book

My Knitting Book Author Miss Lambert (F.)
ISBN-10 NYPL:33433006773976
Release 1847
Pages
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My Knitting Book has been writing in one form or another for most of life. You can find so many inspiration from My Knitting Book also informative, and entertaining. Click DOWNLOAD or Read Online button to get full My Knitting Book book for free.



Alice Starmore s Charts for Color Knitting

Alice Starmore s Charts for Color Knitting Author Alice Starmore
ISBN-10 9780486484631
Release 2011
Pages 153
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Features traditional and original patterns that can be used to create knitted sweaters, along with projects for patterned sweaters and her advice for determining a design's color scheme.



Exercises in Knitting

Exercises in Knitting Author Cornelia Mee
ISBN-10 NYPL:33433006774180
Release 1846
Pages 124
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Exercises in Knitting has been writing in one form or another for most of life. You can find so many inspiration from Exercises in Knitting also informative, and entertaining. Click DOWNLOAD or Read Online button to get full Exercises in Knitting book for free.



America Knits

America Knits Author Melanie Falick
ISBN-10 1579652875
Release 2005
Pages 224
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Highlighted by profiles of a number of artisans and farmers, this beautifully illustrated handbook presents thirty original knitting patterns, ranging in difficulty from basic to advanced and in style from traditional to contemporary. Originally published as Knitting in America. Reprint.



First Book of Modern Lace Knitting

First Book of Modern Lace Knitting Author Marianne Kinzel
ISBN-10 9780486317427
Release 2013-07-24
Pages 92
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Easily learned, low-cost fundamental methods for over 25 distinctive projects, including Rose Leaf, English Crystal, Mosaic, Coronet, Valentine, Celandine, more. Includes diagrams, charts, and photographs of completed articles.



Knitted Amigurumi Sea Creatures

Knitted Amigurumi Sea Creatures Author Hansi Singh
ISBN-10 9781589237551
Release 2012-12-01
Pages 32
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DIVAmigurumi is the Japanese art of knitting or crocheting small stuffed animals and anthropomorphic creatures. Typically they are kooky little animals (in this case sea creatures) that are given faces./divDIVThis booklet teaches playful knitters how to knit a hermit crab, a common octopus, a jellyfish, a black-devil anglerfish, a sea star, and a sun star. A knitting basics section provides abbreviations and all of the techniques needed to make the 6 included designs./div