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He Himalayas to Spain from Iceland to Japan and from Mexico to Norway many of the shawls featured here have been taken from examples of historic knitted shawls Other designs have been translated into knitwear from patterns for woven or lace shawls Incl. A lovely book on the craft This book is definitely intended for the intermediate to advanced knitter depending on the pattern itself If you have never knitted something before or are a total crocheter I do not recommend this book Do yourself a favor and knit a simple garter stitch scarf before attempting these pretty gemsHaving knitted the Spanish Christening Shawl as a tester and tried a few others out I love this book 4 stars because some of the techniues could have been a little better explained but the important thing is how well the patterns work outThe layout is simple with beautiful pictures that accurately capture what the finished project will like like when finished a drawing to give the overall idea of the completed work as well as written and charted instructions depending on your preference and comfort level Cheryl Oberle has helped to design and create a staple book that I recommend

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Folk Shawls Folk Knitting series

Shawls are currently making a huge comeback in the fashion world but many people do not realize that the shawl has been worn for many centuries and in many cultures This collection of patterns and traditions features shawls from around the world From t. Variety of shapes Nothing for me

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Uded are 25 patterns as well as historical and cultural information about shawls that have been used for prayer and mourning as bridal veils and as christening garments Each design is presented with a full page color photo written instructions and char. Most books that contain knitting patterns have only a few worth knitting This one makes a person want to knit them ALL The background of each shawl is given providing each a personality Some are plain to show off a beautiful yarn and some are of an intricate stitch for a plain yarn but all of the shawls are interesting in their own wayThere are shawls for the beginning knitter and a couple of challenging shawls where you have to turn off the television and concentrateThe book is a bargain for all the useful patterns the ease in which it is written and the good photography If you belong to Ravelry you can see all the patterns before you buy Check it out


10 thoughts on “Folk Shawls Folk Knitting series

  1. says:

    Lovely lovely lovely book of possibilitiesI got to meet the author after reading the book and she is just as lovely

  2. says:

    Variety of shapes Nothing for me

  3. says:

    A lovely little book of knitting patterns with some history attached

  4. says:

    A lovely book on the craft This book is definitely intended for the intermediate to advanced knitter depending on the pattern itself If you have never knitted something before or are a total crocheter I do not recommend this book Do yourself a favor and knit a simple garter stitch scarf before attempting these

  5. says:

    The premise of this book is that each of the 25 patterns is tied to a locationknitting tradition I felt the tie ins were a

  6. says:

    Folk Shawls is mostly a pattern book There are many great anecdotes about the countries the shawls derive from and historical inform

  7. says:

    Most books that contain knitting patterns have only a few worth knitting This one makes a person want to knit them ALL The background of each sh

  8. says:

    I first flipped through this collection a few years ago and was not impressed nothing stood out to me at all However I checked it out again at

  9. says:

    Have long wanted to read this book and treated myself to it recently It does not disappoint So far I have bookmarked 4 shawls and s

  10. says:

    Beautiful patterns but come on what is with all the errors? Were there ANY test knitters After much frustration I abandoned my project from this book Later I came to find out that the reason I couldn't make it work was the errors