Enhanced with more than three hundred images, a comprehensive history of knitting in America includes twenty historical knitting patterns.Yarn manufacturers published knitting manuals with patterns tailored to suit every yarn texture and taste in clothing style. ... The St. Louis Globe-Democrat reported a contest in which 698 hand-knit sweaters competed for 175 prizes, including an ... Mrs.James Roosevelt, Grand Duchess Marie of Russia, and a Womena#39;s Wear Daily fashion editor selected winners from ... badly knit dress or dreaded sweater failures a the worst possible advertisements for knitting and yarn.225 Major yarn anbsp;...
|Author||:||Susan M. Strawn|
|Publisher||:||Voyageur Press (MN) - 2011-05-13|