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'A star is born'…or rather, knitted! :~)

Advantages: Some authentic representations of the Icon's style/ Excellent Instructions & accuracy
Disadvantages: Many pattern designs unlike the characters they are supposed to look like! Small text

~*~The Product ~*~ This is a paperback book consisting of a 112 pages and published by Collins & Brown way back in September 2007. The small book’s dimensions of 17.6 x 17.2 x 1 cm make it very easy to handle and fits well on my book stand when I’m f ...

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Review of Knitted Icons - Carol Meldrum

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'Keep calm and carry yarn'!

Advantages: 332 varied stitch patterns/sharp pics/concise charts
Disadvantages: Traditional format of pattern instructions not on same page as designs

~*~The Product ~ The only place where housework comes before needlework is in the dictionary. ~Mary Kurtz~*~ This knitting stitch manual contains 192 pages and was published by Cassell Illustrated way back on 20th January 1994. The book’s dimensions ...

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Review of The Knitting Stitch Manual - Lesley Stanfield

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These Boots Are Made for Walkin'

Advantages: Some unique adorable designs/Uncomplicated instructions/fine photography
Disadvantages: Many replicated patterns/Small tutorial text/Only a few unique patterns

~*~The Book~*~ The 48 page paperback book was published on 25 Oct 2011 by Search Press Ltd in their ‘Twenty to Make’ series. My son purchased this book via Amazon as a gift for me. The book is promoted as that ‘No-one can resist knitting a pretty pai ...

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Review of knitted baby bootees

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Worth sticking your neck out for! :~)

Advantages: Classic and contemporary designs with easy to follow instructions
Disadvantages: A few patterns very similar/Not all patterns are 'easy' for beginners to the craft/Small text

~*~The Product~*~ The book is published as a 48 page paperback and is released by Search Press Ltd (7 Sep 2013) This book is of hand-able at dimensions of 21 x 15.2 x 0.4 cm. Amazon advertise this craft book as “an appealing range of simple scarves f ...

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Review of Easy Knitted Scarves - Monica Russel

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'Fat Chance'!

Advantages: Traditional recipes/easy to follow instructions/Accurate preparation & cooking instructions
Disadvantages: Few pictures of recipes & dull at that/Very few inspiring recipes

~*~The Product~ ‘Living off the fat of the land’!~*~ The dimensions of this book, 21.8 x 16 x 1.8 cm, make it a perfect fit for my kitchen cook book stand. It has a strong hard cover and contains 128 pages. This edition was published way back in 1985 ...

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Review of Guide to Fat-Free Cooking - Sarah Bounds

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