Saltwater Socks, Caps, Mittens and More (Paperback)
This eagerly awaited volume focuses on family socks that promise to amaze, from delicate Nighty Night Sleep Socks to sturdy Bell Island Tickle Vamps and iconic Puffin and Whale play socks for youngsters. Coordinating hats, gloves and fingerless mittens rooted in traditional design complete this exploration of contemporary Atlantic outdoor style. Detailed instructions and lavish photographs will appeal to readers and knitters of all ages and abilities.
With Saltwater Socks, fourth in the Saltwater Knits series, readers will find designs inspired by Newfoundland's traditional knitting patterns. This book highlights the island's culture through innovative photography, anecdotes, and stories.
Vogue Knitting described the Saltwater series as "elegant," while noting the outstanding quality and creativity of the books.
About the Author
Christine LeGrow is the owner of Spindrift, which offers a unique collection of handknits in the tradition of Newfoundland. Shirley Anne Scott is a mitten designer who specializes in combining history with knitting. She loves to re-create heritage garments, ensuring that the craft skills of our worthy ancestors are not lost.