Sweater Design in Plain English , Knitting Book by Maggie Righetti

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This book is the original version of Maggie's great book on how to design your own sweater. This book was published in 1990. It is a First Edition.

It is hard cover and in perfect condition. It has never even been opened. There are no marks on it. The book jacket is in perfect condition.

Chapters include " Understanding Body Shapes" " Getting the Right Measurements" "Pattern Stitches and How They Behave" " Diagonal Sweater" " Icelandic Yoked Pullover" " Designing Your Own Sleeves."

There is a lot more information on all aspects of design. It will help you improve your knitting even if you are not designing a sweater yourself. There is a lot of very useful information about knitting, yarn, pattern stitches.

Maggie's writing style is very relaxed. She brings her Southern, comfortable, easy going and easy to understand approach to knitting.

It is not a glossy , coffee table book. There are no glamorous photographs, yet the information within the covers of this book is invaluable. You will find yourself picking it up and reading chapters just to absorb all the information Maggie has to offer.

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Please note that this book will ship Media Mail. Please add an extra week or so , (depending on where you live ) , to delivery time.If you would like faster shipping, please convo me and I will re-figure cost to your location.

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Super fast shipping, book in pristine condition and exactly what I wanted, thanks!
Jan 12, 2018 by jaynewynt
such fast shipping and well packed - thank you!
May 31, 2017 by smashleysoliman
Book was in perfect, brand-new condition, packed securely, and arrived quickly. The seller was very kind and easy to work with, too. Thanks!
Feb 17, 2015 by whiskeyish

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