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Knitting nature : 39 designs inspired by patterns in nature

Author: Norah Gaughan; Thayer Allyson Gowdy
Publisher: New York ; London : Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In Knitting Nature, Gaughan blends together the natural and artistic world with 39 stunning, fun-to-knit designs for women, men, and children. Among them are a skirt patterned after the hexagonal scales nature has used to cover a domed turtle's shell, a jacket whose collar grows in a spiral--much the same way a ram's horn does--and a tank top with leaves that grow the same way they do on a stem."--Publisher  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Patterns
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Norah Gaughan; Thayer Allyson Gowdy
ISBN: 9781584799689 1584799684 1584794844 9781584794844
OCLC Number: 769472688
Notes: Originally published: 2006.
Description: 176 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Machine derived contents note: Foreword --
Introduction --
Chapter 1: Hexagons --
Chapter 2: Pentagons --
Chapter 3: Spirals --
Chapter 4: Phyllotaxis --
Chapter 5: Fractals --
Chapter 6: Waves --
Abbreviations --
Yarn Resources --
Recommended Reading --
Acknowledgements --
Index.
Responsibility: Norah Gaughan ; photographs by Thayer Allyson Gowdy ; photostyling by Karen Schaupeter.

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Gaughan, who got her degree from Brown in both biology and art, has combined her knowledge to compile this book of 39 fabulous designs inspired by patterns in nature. With each design, Gaughan first  Read more...

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