Sunday, December 13, 2009

Mostly Mittens: Ethnic Knitting Designs from Russia by Charlene Schurch

Published 2009

I just bought this book and it has some great patterns.. I can't wait to get started on a new pair of mittens.

Take-Along Knitting: 20+ Easy Portable Projects from Your Favorite Authors by Editors of North Light Books

Published 2009

Take your knitting on the run!

Are you a take-along knitter? Are you tempted to break out the needles in the library, on the bus, or even at the supermarket? Then Take-Along Knitting is for you! North Light editors have selected the best portable projects from our superstar authors, including Stefanie Japel, Jane Davis, Hannah Fettig and more, all gathered in one place. With easy-to-follow patterns that celebrate the joys of knitting everywhere you go, you'll be ready to take your knitting around the world!

Take-Along Knitting features:

  • Over 20 fabulous patterns—from luscious scarves to cozy mittens to stylish earrings - designed to be tucked in a backpack or briefcase for portability
  • A handy reference guide that covers techniques from basic knitting and purling to embellishments, embroidery, felting and cabling
  • Valuable tips and tricks to make your knitting easier to take with you
What are you waiting for? Grab the yarn and needles and head out the door!