Knits for Barbie Doll: 75 Fabulous Fashions for Knitting

Knits for Barbie Doll: 75 Fabulous Fashions for Knitting

by Nicky Epstein
     
 

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“Here Barbie can wear the popular styles of the 1990s: the sweater jacket, the fuzzy sleeveless shell, and the funky fur coat. Also included are 1940s and 1960s dresses and two wedding dresses....Because the instructions are clear and the photographs striking, most talented knitters will enjoy this book.”—Booklist. “Generally…  See more details below

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“Here Barbie can wear the popular styles of the 1990s: the sweater jacket, the fuzzy sleeveless shell, and the funky fur coat. Also included are 1940s and 1960s dresses and two wedding dresses....Because the instructions are clear and the photographs striking, most talented knitters will enjoy this book.”—Booklist. “Generally recommended for even the smallest public library.” —Library Journal.

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Library Journal
Since their debut in 1959, Barbie dolls have enjoyed immense popularity, and over the years they have become a much-sought-after collectible for adults as well as children. This compilation of patterns by well-known knitwear designer Epstein should encourage young people or their parents and grandparents to knit a wardrobe of small garments and accessories for Barbie and her boyfriend, Ken. Included are more than 50 designs for sweaters, accessories, jackets, evening dresses, faux fur coats even a wedding dress. All designs include full-color illustrations of Barbies modeling the garments in scenes with miniature props, as well as a materials list, notes, gauge information, and step-by-step instructions. Knowledge of the fundamental skills of knitting is assumed. Generally recommended for even the smallest public library. Copyright 2002 Cahners Business Information.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781931543446
Publisher:
Sixth&Spring
Publication date:
03/28/2004
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
8.56(w) x 9.98(h) x 0.47(d)

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