In this warm, wise, and witty memoir, Wendy D. Johnson takes a look at her lifelong obsession with acasting ona as she chronicles her journey from a crudely self-taught, left-handed beginner to one of the worldas most prolific knittersanot to mention premier knitting bloggers. From the virtues of learning how to knit the perfect sock, to the compulsive need to stash exquisite skeins of yarn in every crevice of oneas home, this is the perfect book for every knitter. Wendy also offers tips for avoiding errors, thoughts on knitting gifts for others, and more than twenty original patterns for knitters of every level of expertise: from the ridiculous and irreverent (a cell phone cozy) to the absolutely sublime (your very own luxurious Nordic style pullover).And because there is enough qiviut for two pairs of pulse warmers, I have insisted she knit a pair for herself as well. She may never ... Koigu is so not ombre . It is the anti- ... So I knitted her a lace scarf from my Koigu without a second thought.
|Author||:||Wendy D. Johnson|
|Publisher||:||Penguin - 2006-04-25|