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Light and layered knits : 23 sophisticated designs for every season

Author: Vicki Square
Publisher: Loveland : Interweave Press, 2013.
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"Best-seller Vicki Square returns, this time focusing on a lighter layered look that will appeal to knitters of all ages. Working with lighter weight yarns in fibers such as silk, linen, cotton, and bamboo, Vicki creates garments that work in all climates, that can be layered and removed at will, that are equally at home in a casual or workplace setting. These are knits that are meant to be worn every day, knits
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Patterns
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Square, Vicki, 1954-
Light and layered knits.
Loveland : Interweave Press, 2013
(DLC) 2012033946
(OCoLC)807025178
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Vicki Square
ISBN: 9781596688940 1596688947
OCLC Number: 836875050
Description: 1 online resource (pages cm.)
Contents: Machine generated contents note: Introduction --
Projects --
Keyhole --
Sport Zip Jacket --
Big Lapel Cardigan --
Renaissance --
Rolled V Collar Pullover --
Ruffle Shell --
Stacked Bracelets --
Uru Jacket --
Wrap Blouse --
Zig-Zag Top --
Peplum Shell --
Origami Flower Shell --
Long-Sleeved Tee --
Lace Collar Shell --
Lace Cardigan --
Fair Isle and Lace Tunic --
Euro Lace Tunic --
Eros Jacket --
Celtic Queen --
Big Cable Pullover --
Slip-Stitch Tee --
Confetti Tee --
Maze Tee --
Glossary --
Sources for Supplies --
Index.
Responsibility: Vicki Square.

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