Luxury Yarn One-Skein Wonders
A little luxury goes a long way! Discover the treasures you can knit from single skeins of the expensive yarns you dream about, including creamy cashmere, lustrous alpaca, seductive silk, exotic soy, and organic linen. More than 100 patterns include elegant wraps and scarves, cuddly baby blankets and sweaters, evening bags, and dozens of other projects destined to become cherished heirlooms.
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- Pages: 272
- Size: 8 x 8 1/2
- Color: Two-color with 48-page full-color insert; Photographs and illustrations throughout
- ISBN: 978-1-60342-079-2
- Order Number: 62079
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