Knitting Ganseys

Knitting Ganseys

by Beth Brown-Reinsel
     
 

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Gansey sweaters were standard wear for nineteenth-century British fishermen. With their intricate knit-purl patterns, dropped shoulders, and easy fit, these handsome, comfortable garments are still a pleasure to wear - and knit- today. Knitting Ganseys is designed for knitters of every skill level and provides all you need to know to create modern versions of these

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Gansey sweaters were standard wear for nineteenth-century British fishermen. With their intricate knit-purl patterns, dropped shoulders, and easy fit, these handsome, comfortable garments are still a pleasure to wear - and knit- today. Knitting Ganseys is designed for knitters of every skill level and provides all you need to know to create modern versions of these old-world classics. Reprint of the original edition.

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Knit Together
Includes some amazing knitting information not found in many places, such as the Channel Island and knotted cast-ons. This is the first place I have ever seen three ways of working a right twist, 2 st cable.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781935052371
Publisher:
White River Press
Publication date:
10/15/2010
Pages:
162
Sales rank:
1,118,222
Product dimensions:
8.25(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.35(d)

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