406Re: [SouthSuburbanSnB] Stitch Pattern Books
- Nov 13, 2006I've been to the Flossmoor and Homewood Libraries -
they don't have much of a selection. I really need to
widen my searches next time I go and take advantage of
the interlibrary idea.
--- donnellyja@... wrote:
> I was at the Orland Park Library the other day and__________________________________________________________
> noticed an Alice Starmore book on Arans. I didn't
> have time to look through it, but it's probably very
> interesting. You could get it brought to your local
> library through interlibrary loan- or you could go
> check it out. The villages all honor each other's
> library cards.
> Jennifer Adams Donnelly
> -------------- Original message --------------
> From: Theresa Stevens <tstevens_pers@...>
> The ladies in my aran knitting e-group all love the
> four Barbara
> Walker stitch dictionaries. They're constantly
> debating which is best
> or celebrating because they've just completed the
> set. I think only
> books three and four are charted -- and watch out,
> because Barbara
> Walker also has a stitch dictionary of mosaic
> patterns, which are not
> part of the four-book series.
> Anyway, you might be able to find one or several at
> the library. I
> know the Oak Lawn library has at least one of the
> I'm not all that familiar with the Vogue
> dictionaries, but I do know
> that volume two is the cable volume and that my aran
> knitters group
> has rated it a good primer, rather than a
> comprehensive manual.
> --- Kris <mommy_of_mac@...> wrote:
> > I was looking at the Vogue Stitchary Vol One and
> fell in love...it
> > would be perfect to help
> > me decide on patterns for these dish/face clothes.
> The bad part is
> > the price...$30 bucks. I
> > went to Micheals with my 50% off coupon, but they
> didn't have the
> > book. Was hoping I
> > could borrow the book from one of you lovely
> ladies at the next
> > SnB.
> > Also, was wondering if anyone could recommend a
> good book on cables
> > stitches. I saw
> > one on Amazon, but nothing at the bookstores. I
> would rather see
> > what I'm getting before
> > buying the book.
> > Thanks for any suggestions.
> > Kris
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