Nonfiction for Knitters and Military Decision-Makers | Xpress Reviews


A worthwhile book intended for a wide range of knitters and the government’s role in decision-making on military action

Knit Beyond Socks: Book-Based Inspirations


Launch new collection displays with Literary Knits, fairy tale inspired projects, Green Gables patterns, and knits to charm and enchant.

Beyond Knitting and Crochet: Fiber Arts | Collection Development


Having been a collection development librarian in a public library, I have seen the volume of new publishing that supports the knitting trend and the proliferation of knitting guilds and circles meeting in libraries. Interest in, and the popularity of, spinning, weaving, and braiding tends to cycle a bit behind the more popular fiber arts such as knitting, crocheting, and sewing because many knitters who want more control of their materials will eventually learn to spin. Those looking to expand the possibilities of their craft may also learn to weave. Braiding is a great craft for younger people who are not quite up to handling even the single hook of crochet.

Crafts & DIY Reviews, April 15, 2012


Crafts & DIY Reviews, April 15, 2012