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The Pooling-On-Purpose Project

The Pooling-On-Purpose Project

by Kathleen Valentine
     
 
Knitters who love working with hand-painted yarn will welcome the projects in this booklet. Instead of avoiding pooling (colors "pooling" into one area on a garment), Kathleen Valentine, author of "The Mermaid Shawl & other beauties: Shawls, Cocoons & Wraps" teaches techniques for forcing colors to pool. This booklet contains instructions on how to work with the yarn

Overview

Knitters who love working with hand-painted yarn will welcome the projects in this booklet. Instead of avoiding pooling (colors "pooling" into one area on a garment), Kathleen Valentine, author of "The Mermaid Shawl & other beauties: Shawls, Cocoons & Wraps" teaches techniques for forcing colors to pool. This booklet contains instructions on how to work with the yarn and three projects knit in stockinette stitch (knit on the right side, purl on the wrong side): a simple wrap, a ruana-style shawl,and a kimono.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940015993356
Publisher:
Parlez-Moi Press
Publication date:
01/12/2013
Series:
Knit Your Tail Off , #1
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
681 KB

Meet the Author

Kathleen Valentine was born and grew up in the Allegheny Highlands of Pennsylvania. She graduated from Penn State with a degree in The Arts and worked for over twenty years in the art/marketing departments of high-tech corporations. Since 2003 she has run her own design business, Valentine-Design.com. She is the author of "Fry Bacon. Add Onions", a cookbook/memoir of growing up Pennsylvania Dutch, as well as 4 novels, several novelettes and short story collections, and knitting instruction books. She has been listed as an Amazon Top 100 Author in Horror. Her novellas, "The Crazy Old Lady in the Attic" and "Ghosts of a Beach Town in Winter" were Amazon Top Ten Best Sellers in Horror and Ghost Stories for over 20 weeks.

Her blog at KathleenValentine.com has been read by thousands of readers since its beginning in July 2005. She currently lives in Gloucester, Massachusetts, America's oldest seaport, and is writing every day.

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