Download E-books Icelandic Handknits: 25 Heirloom Techniques and Projects PDF

By Hélène Magnússon

Icelandic Handknits: 25 Heirloom thoughts and Projects is a wealthy and sundry selection of styles for people mittens, socks, scarves, hats, wrist heaters, sweaters, shoe inserts, and extra, all encouraged by means of conventional handknitted artifacts from the cloth Museum in Blönduós, Iceland. Iceland boasts a wealthy history of knitting; thank you in equivalent components to the island’s distinct wool, the cruel weather, and the necessity to conflict the weather, Icelandic knitters have constructed exact traditions of needlework options and handknit kinds. within the pages of this e-book, popular Icelandic knitwear clothier Hélène Magnùsson gives you an array of gorgeous styles that mirror the intensity of the country’sknitting traditions. You’ll savour the absolutely illustrated innovations part, the abundant colour pictures, and the particular record of assets for Icelandic and Scandinavian knitting. greater than only a e-book of knitting, this ebook is infused with bits of Icelandic folklore and tradition, classic photos, and vintage Icelandic recipes. Magnùsson believes that the right way to look after traditions is to proceed utilizing them, giving them new existence. And with this definitive number of styles, she has performed simply that.

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Download E-books 100 Hats to Knit & Crochet PDF

By Jean Leinhauser, Rita Weiss

It's hat heaven should you knit or crochet. with reference to all types of hatwear is the following, from enjoyable events to formal events, created by way of the only of preferred layout groups within the craft, for girls and males, little ones and youths, babies and tots. observe your needles to a backyard celebration hat with a large brim and floral ornament. Then make a toasty ski cap, a hat for a ponytail, stocking cap, head hotter, little girl's flower cloche, little boy's baseball cap, Russian hat and muff, even Rapunzel's tresses or horny Cleopatra chapeau ideal for Halloween. If an individual can put on it, you should use those colourful photographs and easy directions (with your personal creative variations) to best it off!

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Download E-books Bruges flower lace PDF

By Edna Sutton

A reference and tutorial paintings this is often produced for the lacemaker with a operating wisdom of the craft of Bruges flower lace and describes the elemental concepts utilized in the lace - braids, edgings, leaves, scrolls and vegetation - and offers reasons on find out how to make ornamental lace items. the writer teaches lace in Leeds, Yorkshire and during the united kingdom and she or he has a specific curiosity in Belgian and Flemish laces.

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Download E-books The Knitter's Bible PDF

By Claire Crompton

The basic instruction manual for knitters of all ability degrees. Getting all started is going again to fundamentals, with an summary of the yarns and kit to be had this present day. It then takes you, step by step, throughout the fundamentals of knitting, with knit and purl, casting on and binding (casting) off, and interpreting styles. artistic suggestions expands upon the fundamentals with extra innovations, whereas Exploring offerings will supply even the skilled knitter with new rules for attention-grabbing initiatives. The sew Library turns into an integral connection with be continuously spoke of. eventually, a big variety of styles and initiatives, associated again to the ideas during the booklet, supply lots opportunites to discover your constructing abilities and test with a number of motifs to enliven any knitting.

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Download E-books Celtic Cable Crochet: 18 Crochet Patterns for Modern Cabled Garments & Accessories PDF

By Bonnie Barker

Warm up your cloth wardrobe with attractive cabled pieces!

the chances of crochet cables are unending! during this attractive assortment, writer and fiber artist Bonnie Barker debuts 18 stunning new designs for cutting-edge crafter.

utilizing step by step instructions and impossible to resist images, Bonnie exhibits you the way to grasp this complicated strategy to make:

  • Sophisticated sweaters, ponchos and shawls
  • Stylish hats, scarves, and gloves
  • A hip messenger bag with a contrasting cloth liner and a handy guide a rough shrug that is ideal for an evening out with friends

Celtic Cable Crochet even features a visible sew dictionary that takes the guesswork out of every pattern.

From begin to end, this all-in-one consultant gets you addicted to crocheting modern, Celtic-inspired stitches.

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Download E-books Mighty Stories, Dangerous Rituals: Weaving Together the Human and the Divine PDF

By Herbert Anderson

Bringing jointly of our best resources of that means and transformation

This booklet marries companions which are made for every different. the end result, as in all solid unions, is mutual enrichment and deeper life.
--Jack Shea, writer of news of God

Now on hand in paperback, this relocating and enlightening ebook provides us with a compelling imaginative and prescient of what can occur after we take the chance to attach tales and rituals--a imaginative and prescient of people and groups remodeled via a deeper feel of connection to our household, our groups, and God. Herbert Anderson and Edward Foley display how whilst tales and rituals interact, they've got the aptitude to be either powerful and dangerous--mighty of their skill to raise us up and aid us make those connections past ourselves and unsafe in difficult us to benefit to dwell with complexity and contradiction.

They exhibit how even more significant a baptism, marriage ceremony, or funeral might be whilst liturgy is made to incorporate and realize the non-public tales of these concerned. unexpectedly, those time-honored life-cycle rituals are infused with new lifestyles as their contributors turn into hooked up in a story internet linking previous and current, human and divine. Newly created rituals may also aid us attach our tales to the divine tale, giving aspiring to what we adventure and bringing us towards God.

Ministers, worship leaders, and pastoral caregivers can use this method of storytelling and formality to discover how one can compile worship and pastoral care, diminishing fragmentation and fostering coherence of their non secular groups.

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