Mrs. P. Chew

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Helpful votes received on reviews: 100% (24 of 24)
Location: UK

Interests
Run a small hotel in Blackpool that specialises in knitting holidays.
 

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Top Reviewer Ranking: 3,156,146 - Total Helpful Votes: 24 of 24
Swing Swagger Drape: Knit the Colours of Australia by Jane Slicer-Smith
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
I bought this book a year ago and thought I would wait until I had knitted at least one garment from it before writing a review. Can't fault it! I knitted the longer length modular swagger coat and now it is finished wear it constantly - definitely turns heads! I have so many comments from people stopping me to ask where I purchased the coat from! The instructions phased me a bit at first because I tried to read them through before starting - just start with the first modular square and it all becomes clear as you go along. It ended up being so easy but looks fantastic and is comfortable to wear. The photography is stunning - and clear, in so many pattern books the photos are so dark you… Read more
A Stitch in Time: v. 1: Vintage Knitting & Crochet&hellip by Jane Waller
21 of 21 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Packed with patterns!, 24 Jan 2009
I have never seen so many patterns and so much information in one publication. The design and layout is very user-friendly with superb images, which makes it a pleasure to browse. The patterns themselves are so varied that I couldn't make my mind up which to knit first. I also very much liked the social and historical background to the knitting trends of each period. This is a book that every knitter should own.

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