Look beyond the overlooked, where the faded glory of the past provides the perfect backdrop for the present. A collection where time honoured traditions are cherished and nutured; contemporary tweeds, cosy cables and jewel coloured aran simmer and smoulder against gritty time worn walls, beauty really is to be found in the most unexpected places.
Once Upon a Time is a celebration of British traditional handknits with a hint of crochet. Inspired by the vintage patterning of the 1940's and 1950's, these modern and classic fit garments are perfect projects for mums and grandmas alike and fun for kids to wear too.
The collection of sixteen designs includes some of Marie's signature fairisles and detailling, with a selection of the garments having optional crochet trims.
This book, the 15th in Rowan’s very successful patchwork and quilting series, picks up on the popularity of Downton Abbey! Shot in the stately home of Port Eliot in Cornwall, this scintillating collection of quilts showcases the latest Kaffe Fassett Collection fabrics from Westminster Fibers.
Kaffe leads, as usual, his team of master quilt designers, producing some truly stunning new quilts. Brilliant photography by Debbie Patterson and with clear and accurate quilt instructions by Pauline Smith and Ruth Eglinton, this book is going to be a sure-fire winner with all enthusiastic quiltmakers. It features 20 quilt designs: by Kaffe himself, Liza Prior Lucy, Brandon Mably, Pauline Smith, Roberta Horton, Mary Mashuta, Corienne Kramer and Sally Davis.
This collection of 20 quilt designs to suit all skill levels are by Kaffe Fassett, Roberta Horton, Mary Mashuta, Liza Prior Lucy, Pauline Smith, Brandon madly, Sally Davis and newcomers Pam Goecke Dinndorf and Kim McLean. The Welsh village of Portmerrion is the magical setting chosen by Kaffe to photograph this collection of quilts.
Be inspired…70's chic to frothy romance, tomboy tweeds and sleek silhouettes, go where the mood takes you. Stand out from the crowd wearing things your way, ensuring your look is Quirky but always, always classic…
The Rowan Sock Knitting Workshop provides an illustrated basic guide to knitting your first sock and also offers a range of sock patterns so you can practise your new-found skills. Using Rowan's Fine Art sock yarn, you can make great socks for yourself, your family and your friends.
Celebrating 30 years of Rowan with 30 patterns from the Rowan Magazine archive, This hardback book offers updated patterns from the best knitwear designers, including Kaffe Fassett, Marion Foale and Kim Hargreaves.