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A Stitch In Time Vol1 – eBook
Vintage Knitting & Crochet Patterns 1920-1949 : Volume 1 by Susan Crawford and Jane Waller EBOOK ONLY The brand new version of A Stitch in Time Volume 1 available now as a downloadable PDF. Contains all 60 patterns and 312 pages to be found in the hardback volume. The new version also now includes charts and extended sizing options. About the book: This modern day classic brings you 60 fabulous, vintage knitting patterns for women: From the 1920s tubular look to the feminine charms of the 1930s. The military style of the war years through to the glamour of the late 1940s. This iconic treasury is filled with stunning full-colour photography, faithfully styled, of updated versions of these gorgeous knits. Each design is unique and perfectly captures the charm of its era. From evening wear to swimsuits, the original patterns have been re-written, updated and carefully resized for modern shapes, using contemporary yarns. The patterns are chronologically arranged, each chapter with an insightful essay on the history of knitting’s Golden Age.
Coronation Knits – eBook
by Susan Crawford Published by Susan Crawford Vintage ISBN:978-0957228603 This stunning new book of authentically styled knit wear offers 14 classic designs for men, women and children, drawing on inspiration from the late 1940s and early 1950s. Focussing on fashion influences during the time of the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II in 1953, Coronation Knits brings an enticing selection of both new material and updated period designs that invites knitters to create something truly beautiful. Exquisitely presented, the book includes jumpers, cardigans, tank tops, shawls and hats with patterns for women, men and children. These designs will appeal to knitters of all ages and abilities with a range of techniques and construction methods that include Lace, Cables, Fair Isle and Intarsia. Coronation Knits offers a wide range of sizes and clear written instructions plus full colour charts, schematics and technical information. The photographs by Susan are carefully and elegantly styled, adding additional glamour and chic to every page. Susan also looks back at this pivotal period of British history, setting the scene for this stunning collection of hand knits . This beautiful book will capture the imagination of knitters, vintage enthusiasts and book lovers who will adore these celebratory knits. Please Note: This product is an eBook, supplied in PDF format only. After purchase you will receive a download link to follow to obtain your ebook..
Vintage Gifts to Knit – eBook
by Susan Crawford Featuring 16 glamorous yet practical knits, inspired by knitting patterns from the 1900s to the 1950s, all perfect to make as gifts or for yourself. There are patterns suitable for beginners through to advanced knitters, with a variety of techniques such as Fair Isle and Lace knitting offered. Projects include: Men’s socks, The perfect Christmas jumper, Child’s dressing gown, Tea cosy, Motoring hood, Fair Isle gloves, Victorian stockings, Simple corsage, the most beautiful hooded Bed jacket, little girl’s cute cardi, an elegant cape, and a skating skirt! Take a look at our lookbook for a glimpse of the patterns inside!