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This thing of paper

Author: Karie Westermann
Publisher: [Glasgow, Scotland] : Karie Westermann, 2017. ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Inspired by her lifelong love of books and manuscripts, the designer and writer Karie Westermann invites you on a journey from medieval monasteries to contemporary libraries, exploring the connections between books and knitting. This Thing of Paper is a stunning collection of eleven knitting patterns, accompanied by thought-provoking and personal essays, atmospheric photographs, and practical knitting advice.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Trivia and miscellanea
Patterns
Miscellanea
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karie Westermann
ISBN: 9781527213159 1527213153
OCLC Number: 1242330015
Description: 141 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 24 cm
Contents: Story 1: Manuscript. Vellum cardigan ; Scriptorium shawl ; Psalter shawl --
Story 2: Invention. Incunabula cardigan ; Majuscule & minuscule hate and fingerless mitts ; Letterpress cowl ; Rubrication shawl --
Story 3: Printed. Marginalia jumper ; Woodcut shawl ; Bibliotheca shawl.
Other Titles: This thing of paper :
Responsibility: Karie Westermann.

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"Inspired by her lifelong love of books and manuscripts, the designer and writer Karie Westermann invites you on a journey from medieval monasteries to contemporary libraries, exploring the connections between books and knitting. This Thing of Paper is a stunning collection of eleven knitting patterns, accompanied by thought-provoking and personal essays, atmospheric photographs, and practical knitting advice. Drawing fascinating parallels between two enduring forms of self-expression, this book will strike a chord with book lovers, readers, and knitters everywhere."--

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