"This beautifully illustrated book for knitting enthusiasts presents retro-inspired patterns that fit today's fashion trends. . . . Unlike knitting books that simply copy vintage patterns, this one reinvents retro patterns by adding details that reflect today's tastes in fashion."
" --Decorating Digest, Craft & Home Projects "
." . . a top pick for needle-hobbyists who want something old in their something new."
" --The Midwest Book Review
There is something for everyone from a lacy collar to a knitted dress. Beautifully presented, this book is an absolute treasure, we loved it. Highly Recommended! --Hot Brands Cool Places
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About the Author
Claire Montgomerie is a textile designer specializing in knitting and crochet. A graduate of the Royal College of Art, she has designed her own range of knitted accessories, toys and garments called Monty. She has also created for the US fashion market, made knitwear for film costumes and knitted characters for music videos and animations. Currently teaching textiles at Barnet College, Hertfordshire, she runs knitting classes at Loop, the London knitting emporium. She is the author of Easy Baby Knits (2006) and Yarn Palette (2008). Claire lives in London.