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Glorious Knits: 35 designs for sweaters, dresses, vests, and shawls by  Kaffe Fassett - Hardcover - 1985 - from E Ridge fine Books and

Glorious Knits: 35 designs for sweaters, dresses, vests, and shawls

by Fassett, Kaffe

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket

New York: Clarkson N. Potter. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1985. Hardcover. 0517558432 . Second printing. Light shelf wear on board edges as well as the jacket. Photographs by Steve Lovi. Full page instructions with bright clear photographs make this useful to novice and master alike. The introduction is an invitation to explore color, texture and design. Fassett is a prize winning artist/author/knitter with knitwear included in the permanent collections of several major museums. The book is full of vintage designs, mid 80's with puffy shoulders, flaired waists, doleman sleeves and oh so much more. AND how to use timeless design elements including the amazing Ikat, as well as Tooth Stripe, Carpet Pattern, Large and Small Steps & ZigZags, Diamonds, Stars, Squares & Patches, Circles and Flowers design patterns. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 160 pp. pages .


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