The Best of Jane Austen Knits

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Description

What would Jane Austen knit?

Enter the world of Jane Austen through timeless knitting patterns inspired by the places and characters in her beloved novels. Designers including Susanna IC, Vicki Square, Annie Modesitt, Heather Zoppetti, Karen Joan Raz, and Kathleen Dames have translated their love for Jane Austen’s novels into a stunning tribute to the beloved author. The gorgeously evocative pieces include cardigans, knitted shawls, bags and other accessories, and knitted projects for men and children. While the knitting projects are inspired by the fashions of the regency era, they are every bit as relevant today.

Knitters obsessed with Jane Austen as well as stitchers just looking for wonderfully appealing projects will fall in love with the beautiful knitting designs. Essays on fascinating aspects of Austen’s life and the regency era round out this inspiring collection. Topics include the places where Austen lived, knitting in Regency England, the yarns available to Austen and her contemporaries, and dressmaking during the time period.

Additional information

Dimensions 216 × 260 mm
Sub-Category

Knitting & Crochet

ISBN

9781620338810

Sub Title

27 Regency-Inspired Designs

Contributors

Amy Clarke Moore

Imprint

Interweave

Product Format

Paperback

Pages

160

Publication Date

27/02/2015

Publishers

F+W Media Inc

Publication Year

2015