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Easy Fair Isle Knitting : 27 projects with a modern twist (Paperback) (Martin Storey)
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This collection of easy Fair Isle knits from renowned knitwear designer Martin Storey has 26 designs for you, your home; and your friends and family, all of which use only two colors in a row. Well within the grasp of even a novice Fair Isle knitter.Martin has included a range of softly colored cushions, some in contemporary geometric motifs and others with a more traditional theme. All in delicious color blends guaranteed to enhance a plain sofa, bed or chair. His stunning small Christmas Tree blanket is a show-stopper with its little Fair Isle and garter stitch trees appliquéd to knitted square in a rainbow rich toning colors.A couple of sleeveless slipovers feature a Fair Isle border above the welt, with a softly blended simple striped pattern above. A lovely shrug and cowl have a traditional Fair Isle pattern picked out with embroidery.Cowls, scarves, hats, gloves and socks feature a range of different Fair Isle motifs mixed with soft stripes or traditional Bird’s Eye” patterns. A pretty knitted bag, cute i-pad and i-phone covers make great additional projects.
Number of Pages: 128
Genre: Crafts + Hobbies
Sub-Genre: Needlework / Knitting
Author: Martin Storey
Street Date: August 23, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-19-7083
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