Ultimate Mittens: 28 Classic Patterns to Keep You Warm by Robin Hansen, NOOK Book (eBook) | Barnes & Noble
Ultimate Mittens: 28 Classic Patterns to Keep You Warm

Ultimate Mittens: 28 Classic Patterns to Keep You Warm

by Robin Hansen
     
 

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Filled with a wide array of classic knitting patterns, this book is, in essence, the ultimate mitten book. The patterns are organized from simple to difficult and their origins range from traditional Scandinavian and Canadian Maritime patterns to more contemporary sewn and windblock patterns from right here in Maine. Rounding out the patterns is useful information on

Overview

Filled with a wide array of classic knitting patterns, this book is, in essence, the ultimate mitten book. The patterns are organized from simple to difficult and their origins range from traditional Scandinavian and Canadian Maritime patterns to more contemporary sewn and windblock patterns from right here in Maine. Rounding out the patterns is useful information on caring for and repairing woolens; tips for adding details such as buttons, straps, or leather palms to mittens; and a list of yarn suppliers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780892729975
Publisher:
Down East Books
Publication date:
11/01/2011
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Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
200
File size:
39 MB
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Meet the Author

A folklorist and recognized mitten expert, Robin Hansen has written articles on knitting for such publications as Interweave Knits, Knitter’s Magazine, and Vogue Knitting. She searches out traditional patterns and tests, clarifies, and modifies to make them accessible to today’s knitters. She is the author of several knitting books, including Knit Mittens and Favorite Mittens, as well as the children’s book, Ice Harbor Mittens. She lives in Bath, Maine.

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