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Astounding Knits!: 101 Spectacular Knitted Creations and Daring Feats

3.94 of 5 stars 3.94  ·  rating details  ·  16 ratings  ·  6 reviews
This book compiles the stories, stats, and facts of the world's most amazing knits, from a handknit Ferrari on display at the British Auto Show (knitting the car took 12 miles of yarn) to the American flag knit with utility poles and cranes—and everything in between (a plate of sushi; a handknit wedding, including the flowers and the cake; a cozy for a house). This will be ...more
Paperback, 240 pages
Published April 11th 2011 by Voyageur Press (first published January 1st 2011)
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This is a fabulous little inspiration book for knitters & crocheters alike. Any crafter worth her salt will recongize at least some of the projects within this book (like the infamous yarn bombed bus & tree, projects that are overshared within the craft world over & over again), but there is so much in here - 101 projects to be exact - that there will be something new for everyone to enjoy. From tiny, tiny sweaters smaller than your finger, to a giant flag knitted with machines (and ...more
it is amazing what you can do with yarn when you put your mind to it and you have the time
Wow! Just flipping through at the library blew my mind and sparked up the inspiration in me.
Michelle Cristiani
Weird. Inspiring. Bizarre. Gross. Fascinating.
Jan 11, 2012 Lisa rated it 2 of 5 stars
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I’m a writer of books for adults and children living in a leafy corner of Brooklyn, NY with my daughter, my husband and my dog.
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