Cover image for Knitting ganseys : techniques and patterns for traditional sweaters / Beth Brown-Reinsel.
Title:
Knitting ganseys : techniques and patterns for traditional sweaters / Beth Brown-Reinsel.
ISBN:
9781632506160
Edition:
Revised and updated [edition]
Publication Information:
Blue Ash, Ohio : Interweave, an imprint of F+W Media, Inc., [2018]
Physical Description:
191 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Abstract:
This newly revised and updated edition provides more information on the gansey tradition as well as new, modern patterns.
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Summary

Summary

Originally released in 1993, Beth Brown-Reinsel's bestseller, Knitting Ganseys , is a classic in the hearts of traditional and modern knitters alike, bringing this historic tradition to your needles for 25 years! This completely revised and update version of the perennial bestseller includes 100% new photography, new patterns, and more!

This special edition celebrates with new patterns for sweaters in the traditional gansey style as well as new explorations of modern gansey-inspired patterns. Full-color, step-by-step photography walks you through a variety of traditional gansey techniques and construction methods, plus contemporary sources for traditional gansey yarns are shared, making this as vital to your knitting library as the original.


Author Notes

Beth Brown-Reinsel has been a knitter for most of her life. She has been teaching workshops since 1989, traveling the world for nearly 30 years sharing her passion of historical knitting techniques. You can read more about her adventures and online courses at Knittingtraditions.com.