Keep Calm Cast On: Good Advice for Knitters

Keep Calm Cast On: Good Advice for Knitters

Hardback Keep Calm

By (author) Erika Knight

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  • Publisher: Quadrille Publishing Ltd
  • Format: Hardback | 192 pages
  • Dimensions: 121mm x 127mm x 105mm | 126g
  • Publication date: 7 November 2011
  • Publication City/Country: London
  • ISBN 10: 1849490953
  • ISBN 13: 9781849490955
  • Sales rank: 129,563

Product description

Keep Calm and Cast On is a delightful pocket book full of quotes, quips and wit plus expert troubleshooting tips and techniques to keep the contemporary knitter calm in the face of a dropped stitch. The wise and often amusing quotes are compiled from a myriad of sources, including historical and contemporary essays, poems and fiction. Also included is a selection of previously unpublished quotes from contributors such as Kaffe Fassett, Jared Flood, Brandon Mably, Pip Lincolne and other luminaries of the knitting world. Knitting's calming properties are well documented, and interesting facts concerning the therapeutic benefits of practising this craft are interspersed amongst the quotes and technical tips, ensuring that this book is not just informative and humorous but also good for your well-being. Alongside the witticisms and fascinating facts is solid, practical advice designed to keep the knitter sane while all around them is unravelling. Erika will share her foolproof tips for making sure you don't get yourself into a tangle and that your knitting will go that much smoother.

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Erika Knight is a renowned knitwear designer and respected consultant to the fashion and yarn industry. With her 'simple' ethos, Erika has a unique interpretation of craft: her mission is to simplify and communicate her insight and passion for knitting and crochet with accessible yet enticing projects in order to inspire everyone to experiment and above all enjoy creating. Erika is the author of numerous highly acclaimed knitting and crochet books, including Simple Knitting. Author Location: Sussex