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Knitting for the First Time

Knitting for the First Time by Vanessa-Ann (is this a real person?) was published by Sterling/Chapelle in 2003. I think it was put together by an editor and the author is just a made-up name. 226 more words

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People Knitting

People have been sending vintage photos of knitting to me on FB, so I was curious where they all came from all of a sudden, and I found this book.  193 more words

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Knitting Up a Mystery

No, not another one of my ill-fated MKALs.  Today I’m thinking about actual mysteries, of the literary variety.

Among the other things I like to do (cough <knitting!> cough), I love to read.   711 more words


Men's Knits: a new direction

Let’s be honest with ourselves, knitting books solely dedicated to men’s knits are few and far between. It’s clearly an untapped market and that’s what makes ‘Men’s Knits: a new direction’ something of a modern day classic. 184 more words

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Exquisite Little Knits

Exquisite Little Knits is a nice little book for “Knitting with Luxurious Specialty Yarns” as the subtitle suggests. Lark Books published Little Knits in 2004 in the hay day of specialty yarns. 201 more words

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I'm so spoiled

I had such a nice birthday, with pizza and ice cream and chocolate cake, and I got such lovely yarny gifts this year! He picked out yarn by himself and did so well! 150 more words


Book Fight: Mucklestone vs Starmore

I have recently found that I enjoy comparing knitting books to each other before actually spending the money and buying them myself unless I know it is a book that I would get a lot of use out of. 2,234 more words