The Complete Book of Traditional Knitting
The Complete Book of Traditional Knitting   -     By: Rae Compton
Buy Item $13.46 Retail: $14.95 Save 10% ($1.49)
In Stock
Quantity:
Stock No: WW476470
Dover Publications / Paperback
Quantity:

Add To Cart

Paypal Buy Now
Add To Wishlist
Quantity:


Add To Cart

Paypal Buy Now
Wishlist

The Complete Book of Traditional Knitting

Dover Publications / Paperback

In Stock
Stock No: WW476470


Product Close-up
This product is not available for expedited shipping.
* This product is available for shipment only to the USA.

Product Description

Outfit your family as you knit 1 and purl 2 your way through techniques and patterns from around the world! Historic plates, photographs, diagrams, pattern charts, tips on special techniques, stitch patterns, and clearly written instructions help you create an Austrian waistcoat, Estonian stole, Icelandic sweater, Shetland shawl, Swedish cap, and eight more cozy garments. 192 pages, softcover from Dover.

Product Information

Title: The Complete Book of Traditional Knitting
By: Rae Compton
Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 192
Vendor: Dover Publications
Dimensions: 10.00 X 7.00 X 2.00 (inches)
Weight: 15 ounces
ISBN: 0486476472
ISBN-13: 9780486476476
Stock No: WW476470

Related Products

  1. Quick Icelandic Knits
    Add To Wishlist
    Quick Icelandic Knits
    Gunn Birgirsdottir
    Trafalgar Square / Hardcover
    $20.66 Retail: $22.95 Save 10% ($2.29)
  2. Crochet: The Complete Step-by-Step Guide
    Add To Wishlist
    Crochet: The Complete Step-by-Step Guide
    DK / 2014 / Hardcover
    $36.00 Retail: $40.00 Save 10% ($4.00)
  3. Vintage Knit: 25 Knitting and Crochet Patterns Refashioned for Today
    Add To Wishlist
    Vintage Knit: 25 Knitting and Crochet Patterns Refashioned for Today
    Marine Malak
    Laurence King Publishing / 2014 / Hardcover
    $22.46 Retail: $24.95 Save 10% ($2.49)

Publisher's Description

Knitters of all skill levels will find this volume an excellent source of design inspiration as well as a guide to techniques and patterns from around the world. In addition to familiar traditions—those of Shetland, Fair Isle, Faroe, and Aran—it features the lesser-known styles of Norway, Greece, Turkey, and other countries.
Historic plates, photographs, diagrams, and pattern charts illustrate this guide. Each chapter offers tips on special techniques, stitch patterns, and examples of traditional work. Complete instructions for thirteen garments include patterns for an Austrian waistcoat, an Estonian stole, an Icelandic sweater, a Shetland shawl, and a Swedish cap.

Author Bio

A former editor of Vogue knitting publications, Rae Compton is a journalist and designer with decades of experience with knitting and crochet design.

Ask a Question

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Back
×
Back
×

Ask a Question

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.