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When Bad Things Happen to Good Knitters An Emergency Survival Guide

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ISBN-10: 1561588407

ISBN-13: 9781561588404

Edition: 2007

Authors: Marion Edmonds, Ahza Moore

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This book is a complete survival guide for first-time knitters - and more experienced knitters - who need help in the middle of the night with project errors. Call them knitting nanas, call them knitting fairy godmothers, authors Marion Edmonds and Ahza Moore are here to hold your hand and tell you everything is going to be all right. Whether your knitting pattern appears to have been written in Aramaic, you've dropped a stitch (or a whole bag full of stitches), you've forgotten to increase, you've been knitting in the wrong pattern sequence for 4 rows, or you can't get your head through the neck hole of your newly knit sweater, Marion and Ahza will give you level-headed advice on what to…    
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Book details

List price: $10.95
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Taunton Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 2/6/2007
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 144
Size: 6.00" wide x 7.00" long x 0.40" tall
Weight: 0.418
Language: English

Between them, Marion Edmonds and Ahza Moore have 119 years of knitting experience. As partners in KnittingTogetherNYC, they have made knitting their livelihood, giving private knitting lessons and teaching at SoHo's Purl yarn store. They contributed patterns to Last-Minute Knitted Gifts by Joelle Hoverson and develop patterns for magazines. This is their first book.

Marion Edmonds and Ahza Moore have been knitting and teaching together for more than a decade. They are the authors of When Bad Things Happen to Good Knitters and partners together in KnittingTogetherNYC and ABQ. They give private knitting lessons at many yarn stores, including Purl Soho, NYC and lead workshops in specific knitting techniques around the country, including "Radical Lace and Subversive Knitting," an exhibition at the American Craft Museum. They contributed patterns to the bestselling Last-Minute Knitted Gifts by Joelle Hoverson, and now develop original patterns for their own products and classes.

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