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Author Gray, Tanis.

Title Knit local : celebrating America's homegrown yarns / Tanis Gray.

Imprint New York : Sixth & Spring Books, ©2011.


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 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    746.432 GRA    Available
Description 176 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color map ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Includes index.
Summary "A "Locavore's Guide to Knitting" of sorts, this book showcases 30 beautiful fashion, acceessory and home dčor projects made exclusively with yarns manufactured and sold in the USA. As well as offering thoughtful, in-depth profiles of the businesses and yarns, the text raises awareness of the importance of preserving local business, ecological sustainability and humane treatment of livestock. Finally, it is a stunning book of fashion (accessories too): gorgeous projects for all skill levels in a variety of American-made yarns"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Knitting -- United States.
Knitting -- Patterns.
Yarn -- United States.
ISBN 9781936096183 (pbk.)
1936096188 (pbk.)

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