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5.0 out of 5 stars Great Book!, October 17, 2012
This review is from: November Knits: Inspired Designs for Changing Seasons (Paperback)
I loved Vintage Modern Knits when Kate and Courtney published it, I didn't think a single book could get any better. This one has. Don't get me wrong, I still adore VMK and have several items I've made from it. I could also easily make every pattern in the first "Farm Hands" section of this book. I already have several of them clipped with what yarn to use. I'm not too preppy so the second "Ivy League" section isn't my favorite but I could still do the Cobblestone Trench coat and love it. The "Southern Comfort" section surprised me that I found so much I liked even though I'm no where near the south. The shrug, sweaters and leg warmers are terrific. And just to let everyone know, I'm 59 years old, live in Montana and love to stay stylish. I'm slim and love hand-knit sweaters with boots. You're only as old as you feel so I would recommend this book for anyone of any age who likes to knit!
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Initial post: Oct 21, 2012 9:13:28 AM PDT
Are any of the sweaters knit in the round? TIA

In reply to an earlier post on Oct 21, 2012 9:54:16 AM PDT
S. Carter says:
That's also my favorite way to knit. Many of the sweaters in this book are knit in the round and many of the cardigans are knit seamlessly as well. One cardigan uses steeks so it is knit in the round and then cut. There are lots of great patterns in here. I don't buy a book unless there are at least four items I think I'll knit, I've got NINE tagged in this book so it's a real winner!

In reply to an earlier post on Oct 27, 2012 7:10:43 AM PDT
thank you,,,,that is ALL I needed to hear! Now I am serious about purchasing this book b/c I am getting much more picky about buying books that have only one or 2 patterns I want to use,,,,,,thank you very much and happy knitting to you!

Posted on Oct 27, 2012 7:18:33 AM PDT
PS I am VERY thankful that this book is my kind of knits b/c there is one cardigan that I fell in love with, and wanted to know more,,,,it is a beige cardi w/ a collar, that one looks like it is a perfect cardi for me,,,,,,thanks again!
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