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The Knitter's Gift: An Inspirational Bag of Words, Wisdom, and Craft

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Passionate knitters know that knitting is more than just a craft or a hobby. Knitting forms the texture and a background for their lives, binding them to their mothers and grandmothers who shared their great legacies; to friends and family who wear their homemade gifts; and to their fellow knitters. The Knitter's Gift is an inspirational collection just for them.
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ebook, 256 pages
Published September 10th 2004 by Adams Media (first published January 1st 2004)
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Shari Blakey
Mar 30, 2018 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
As a knitter, I found this to be a very enjoyable book of knitting-related essays by a wide variety of people.
Ann Hein
Inspirational book, appreciated most by knitters.
Lain
Dec 02, 2007 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
A collection of thoughts, poems and essays on knitting with an occasional pattern thrown in. Fun and light reading for the most part, but beware -- there's more than one tear-jerker contained within!
Jennifer
Jul 08, 2011 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
A lovely book of thoughtful essays, grouped by subjects related to the art of knitting and the many motivations for it.
Fran
Dec 03, 2015 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Good stories and knitting. What more do you want?
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Bernadette Murphy writes about literature, women, risk taking, and life -- from motorcycles to knitting. She has published three books of narrative nonfiction (the bestselling Zen and the Art of Knitting, The Knitter’s Gift, and The Tao Gals’ Guide to Real Estate); her newest book, Look, Lean Roll: A Woman, A Motorcycle, and Plunging into Risk, will be published in Spring 2016 by Counterpoint Pres ...more
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