Faerie Knitting: 14 Tales of Love and Magic
From New York Times bestselling creator Alice Hoffman and master knitter Lisa Hoffman comes Faerie Knitting, a magical melding of words and yarn where the atypical is became the ordinary and where imagination becomes creation.
The magic of storytelling and the magic of knitting—woven together in 14 original patterns inspired by each and every story.
“How fairy tales are told and remembered has an ideal deal in common with knitting traditions. It’s no mistake that we describe storytelling as knitting a tale, or weaving a story, or spinning a yarn.”—Alice Hoffman, from the Introduction of Faerie Knitting
Featuring fourteen original fairy tales, Faerie Knitting is an entrancing number of stories of love and loss, accept as true with and perseverance. Seamlessly woven into the plot of each and every tale is a magical garment or accessory inspired by the bravery and self-reliance of the tale’s heroine and brought to life through an imaginative and bespoke knit pattern.
From the Blue Heron Shawl and the Love Never Ending Cowl, to the Three Wishes Mittens and Amulet Necklace, each and every project is as wearable as It’s magical. Lush, atmospheric photography captures the enchanted faerie domain at the same time as beautifully rendered charts and instructions are well suited for beginner and advanced knitters alike.
Presented in an elegant linen case with foil accents that evoke the fairy tale tradition, Faerie Knitting is a rare gift for creators—and lovers—of magic.
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