Includes bibliographical references (p. 150) and index.
|LC Classifications||TT825 .B77 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||151 p. :|
|Number of Pages||151|
|LC Control Number||93004275|
Now I now, it could be done!!!!! Thank you again for posting all you know about knitting ganseys. About the book by Michael Pearson: I have my dear daughter living in Edinburgh (first she was a student, now she is working there) and next week she will see how she can help me to get the book. Knitting Ganseys has been on my personal knitting bookshelf for longer than almost any other book, yet this edition has made me see it with new eyes. It’s comforting to know it’s still here to inspire another generation of knitters. Traditional Knitting: Aran, Fair Isle and Fisher Ganseys by Michael Pearson. (London, ). This is still my favourite book on ganseys. It is beautifully laid out, very well written, with excellent drawings to illustrate the text, and – best of all – the most comprehensive range of photographs. The only drawback is that it hasn’t an index. May 08, · It has been 25 years since the first edition of knitting ganseys was published by Interweave. Within the book you will get to explore the traditions of knitting a gansey sweater. This book is not just a pattern book but dives deep into the construction techniques so that you can successfully create your own.
I received an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. Newly released, this is a fascinating book for all knitters. The design and history of these ganseys is an integral part of the history of fishing communities in Britain. Many updated designs are also offered for the modern knitter. Excellent/5. Knitting Ganseys, Revised and Updated: Techniques and Patterns for Traditional Sweaters. In this newly revised and updated edition, you’ll find even more information on the gansey tradition as well as new, modern sweater knitting patterns. See more pics and get . Book: My NEW Knitting Ganseys book is now available!. Watch a short flick about it! The book is $ + $ shipping in the US. If you want me to autograph it, please tell me to whom I should address the book. Knitting Ganseys, Revised and Updated, is a special edition of Beth Brown-Reinsel's classic guide. Features all new photography, patterns, and more from this seasoned instructor, whose specialty is historical knitting/5.
I received a free copy of Knitting Ganseys, Revised and Updated, Techniques and Patters for Traditional Sweaters by Beth Brown-Reisel in exchange for an honest review. This book explains the origins of the gansey sweater and what makes it different from other types of sweaters.5/5(2). The NEW Knitting Ganseys is here! Twenty-five years after the first edition was published this classic book has been updated and expanded. You can view a short flick about the book here to . Oct 09, · If you want to start knitting ganseys, this is the book to start with. Beth's instructions are easy to follow and the use of well draw diagrams assists with understanding the construction of a gansey. This book got me started and gave confidence to start customizing the templates/5(29). Apr 09, · Beth Brown Reinsel’s book “Knitting Gansey” probably teaches anyone more than is needed to knit this particular type of garment. Better still, Ganseys are one of the classes that she offers. She is by far the best teacher that I have ever had the pleasure of learning from.