Download E-books The Best Of Jane Austen Knits: 27 Regency-Inspired Designs PDF

By Amy Clarke Moore

What may Jane Austen knit?

Enter the realm of Jane Austen via undying knitting styles encouraged via the locations and characters in her liked novels. Designers together with Susanna IC, Vicki sq., Annie Modesitt, Heather Zoppetti, Karen Joan Raz, and Kathleen Dames have translated their love for Jane Austen's novels right into a wonderful tribute to the cherished writer. The gorgeously evocative items comprise cardigans, knitted shawls, luggage and different add-ons, and knitted initiatives for males and youngsters. whereas the knitting initiatives are encouraged by means of the models of the regency period, they're each piece as correct today.

Knitters captivated with Jane Austen in addition to stitchers simply searching for splendidly attractive tasks will fall in love with the attractive knitting designs. Essays on interesting elements of Austen's lifestyles and the regency period around out this inspiring assortment. themes contain the areas the place Austen lived, knitting in Regency England, the yarns to be had to Austen and her contemporaries, and dressmaking through the time period.

Show description

Read Online or Download The Best Of Jane Austen Knits: 27 Regency-Inspired Designs PDF

Similar Crafts books

Martha Stewart's Encyclopedia of Crafts: An A-to-Z Guide with Detailed Instructions and Endless Inspiration

For almost twenty years, domestic crafters have became to the pages of Martha Stewart dwelling for all types of crafts tasks, each one offered within the magazine’s inimitable type. Now, the simplest of these tasks, together with step by step directions and full-color pictures, were gathered right into a unmarried encyclopedia.

Christmas Origami (Dover Origami Papercraft)

With this convenient how-to booklet, you could mix all of the enjoyable of paperfolding with the delight of making your individual Christmas undefined. transparent instructions and targeted diagrams convey find out how to make greater than forty initiatives — from easy to advanced. you are going to methods to fold such conventional tree adorns as origami candles, stockings, bells, and stars; build a teach out of paper to place lower than the tree, besides a few cleverly folded reward packing containers.

Icelandic Handknits: 25 Heirloom Techniques and Projects

Icelandic Handknits: 25 Heirloom options and tasks is a wealthy and sundry number of styles for folks mittens, socks, scarves, hats, wrist heaters, sweaters, shoe inserts, and extra, all encouraged through conventional handknitted artifacts from the fabric Museum in Blönduós, Iceland. Iceland boasts a wealthy historical past of knitting; thank you in equivalent elements to the island’s unique wool, the cruel weather, and the necessity to conflict the weather, Icelandic knitters have built specified traditions of needlework thoughts and handknit types.

Homegrown and Handmade: A Practical Guide to More Self-Reliant Living

Our nutrition method is ruled through commercial agriculture and has develop into economically and environmentally unsustainable. The occurrence of diet-related ailments, together with weight problems, diabetes, high blood pressure, melanoma, and middle disorder, has skyrocketed to extraordinary degrees. even if you may have 40 acres and a mule or a residence with a balcony, you are able to do greater than you're thinking that to protect your overall healthiness, your cash, and the planet.

Extra info for The Best Of Jane Austen Knits: 27 Regency-Inspired Designs

Show sample text content

Subsequent rnd: paintings in patt to gusset m, position 17 (19, 21) thumb sts on holder, use the backward-loop option to CO three sts throughout thumb hole, paintings in patt to end—50 (56, fifty eight) sts. paintings even in patt till piece measures 1" (2. five cm) above the thumb hole and approximately 33⁄4 (41⁄4, 41⁄2)" (9. five [11, eleven. five] cm) from base of thumb gusset. eliminate beg-of-rnd m, paintings 38 (43, forty four) sts in patt, change m for brand new beg of rnd at little-finger part of hand. Little Finger K5 (6, 6), position subsequent forty (44, forty six) sts on holder, use the backward-loop approach to CO 1 st, k5 (6, 6)—11 (13, thirteen) sts. paintings even in St st till little finger measures approximately 21⁄4" (5. five cm) or simply lower than the top of wearer’s finger. Dec rnd: K2tog four (5, five) instances, k3tog—5 (6, 6) sts rem. reduce yarn leaving a five" (12. five cm) tail. Draw tail via rem sts, pull tight to shut gap, and attach off on WS. higher Hand go back forty (44, forty six) held sts to needles, and rejoin yarn to beg of sts with RS dealing with. Knit to finish, decide up and knit 2 sts from st CO at base of little finger, pm, and subscribe to for operating within the rnd—42 (46, forty eight) sts. paintings even in St st for 1⁄4" (6 mm)—hand measures approximately four (41⁄2, 43⁄4)" (10 [11. five, 12] cm) from base of thumb gusset. Ring Finger K7 (8, 8), position subsequent 28 (30, 32) sts on holder, use the backward-loop solution to CO 2 sts, k7 (8, 8), pm, and subscribe to for operating within the rnd—16 (18, 18) sts. paintings even in St st till ring finger measures approximately 23⁄4" (7 cm) or simply under the top of wearer’s finger. Dec rnd: K2tog eight (9, nine) times—8 (9, nine) sts rem. lower yarn leaving a five" (12. five cm) tail, and shut tip as for little finger. center Finger go back 28 (30, 32) held sts to needles, and rejoin yarn to beg of sts with RS dealing with. K7 (7, 8), position subsequent 14 (16, sixteen) sts on holder, use the backward-loop way to CO 2 sts, k7 (7, 8), choose up and knit 2 sts from sts CO at base of ring finger, pm, and subscribe to for operating within the rnd—18 (18, 20) sts. paintings even in St st till heart finger measures approximately three" (7. five cm) or simply under the end of wearer’s finger. Dec rnd: K2tog nine (9, 10) times—9 (9, 10) sts rem. reduce yarn leaving a five" (12. five cm) tail, and shut tip as for little finger. Index Finger go back 14 (16, sixteen) held sts to needles, and rejoin yarn to beg of sts with RS dealing with. K14 (16, 16), then choose up and knit 2 sts from sts CO at base of center finger, pm, and subscribe to for operating within the rnd—16 (18, 18) sts. paintings even in St st until eventually index finger measures approximately 23⁄4" (7 cm) or simply less than the end of wearer’s finger. Dec rnd: K2tog eight (9, nine) times—8 (9, nine) sts rem. reduce yarn leaving five" (12. five cm) tail, and shut tip as for little finger. Thumb go back 17 (19, 21) held thumb gusset sts to needles, and rejoin yarn to beg of sts with RS dealing with. K17 (19, 21), then decide up and knit four sts from three sts CO throughout thumb gap—21 (23, 25) sts. subsequent rnd: K2tog, knit to final 6 sts, ssk, k4—19 (21, 23) sts. paintings even in St st till thumb measures approximately 2" (5 cm) or simply less than the top of wearer’s thumb. Dec rnd: K2tog eight (9, 10) instances, k3tog—9 (10, eleven) sts rem. lower yarn leaving five" (12. five cm) tail, and shut tip as for little finger.

Rated 4.56 of 5 – based on 6 votes