Stories In Stitches 5: Civil War | eBook Download


Civil War Era: Speaking Out

Stories in Stitches 5 features an astounding array of women, all of whom were influenced by the Civil War, then and now. From Sojourner Truth to Sandra Day-O’Connor, voices that changed the lives of women and society are displayed in stories and knitting patterns. These patterns “have been crafted to display historically based techniques and traditional stitch motifs, while appealing to the modern knitter.” There is also an intriguing section on Victorian knitting, in which Donna Druchunas explains modern methods for recreating beautiful vintage pieces.

  • Charted & written patterns
  • 72 pages
  • Shawls, wraps, collars, half shawl
  • History of knitting needles
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