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10-20-30 Minutes to Learn to Knit $9.95
56 page book
No time to learn a yarn craft? This introductory book teaches you to knit in small segments of time. This beginner's guide takes the knitter from learning to put stitches onto the needle to actually making 20 projects at progressive skill levels.

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About The Home $3.95
Classic Wool Merino. 13 Felted Projects. How to felt, knit and crochet instructions included.

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All Alpaca Natural Blends $3.95
Enjoy eight beautiful ladies garment and accessory patterns to knit in beautiful Bernat® Alpaca yarn. Warm up those needles, because you're going to want to make all of the timeless knit designs in this book—from soft, cozy sweaters to useful accessories.

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An Afghan for Every Season $7.95
When you’re working on a new knitting project, your excitement level is high. But about halfway through the design, do you find your interest flagging? These four afghans by Rena V. Stevens will help you beat the “big-project blahs.” Each design includes lots of pattern stitches to give your work a wide array of textures, so your creative energy will keep flowing until all four of these seasonal afghans are complete and ready to use. Now, if we could just make the seasons go by a little faster so you can display your new creations…
4 afghans to knit: Winter; Spring; Summer; and Autumn. Each is knit while holding two strands of medium weight yarn; needles used are straight sizes 13 and 15 and circular size 11.

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Arm Knitting $9.95
Knitting your own scarf, cowl, or blanket is easier than you think, and it couldn't be quicker. These 12 projects knit up in under an hour and only require a few skeins of yarn. Best of all, you don't need any tools-just your arms and hands.

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Beautiful Bamboo $3.95
Eight gorgeous knit and crochet designs are all unique and feminine. Rosehip Lace knit top shown will need 7 (8, 9, 10, 11, 12) balls of Bernat Bamboo 2425 Rosehip to fit 35, 39, 43-1/2, 47-1/2, 57-1/2, 63-1/2" (89, 99, 111, 121, 146, 161cm) finished chest, size 9 (5.5mm) and 10 (6mm) needles suggested for the intermediate knitter. Softcover, 52 pages. For Knit and Crochet.

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Beautiful Boucle $0.99
Comfy cardigan, pullover, and blankets created in Bernat Soft Boucle. Patterns range from easy to intermediate. For Knit and Crochet.

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Big Book of Socks $24.95
In The Big Book of Socks, Kathi Taylor brings her unique design sensibility to over 75 gorgeous patterns - each accompanied by clear, easy-to-follow instructions.

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Boutique Style Knits $8.95
Unique, fashionable knitted accessories can be yours without paying the high prices of expensive boutiques. Designer Brona O'Brien's handbags, hats, belts, and more will add style and flair to any wardrobe. There is something for everyone. Whether you're a beginning knitter, or have years of experience, Brona shows you how to create 14 fabulous knitted accessories that are truly yours.
14 designs: A Rose Is a Rose (pin or accent for ribbon choker), Sea Breeze Wrap, Paradise Bag, Forest Sash Belt, Tote Sweet, Avocado Phone Cozy, Cable Chic Belt, Spring Fling Cloche, Sparkle Plenty Purse, A Bag for All Seasons, Sherbet Delight (hat), Tied Up Tote, and Sweetheart Bag.

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Cool Chunky Knits $19.95
Includes book only.

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Cozy Knits
Made with The Knook
Includes book only.
Patterns include:
Dog Sweater, Hat, Lacy Leg Warmers, Quick Scarf, A Spot For Pets, Slipper Socks, Lattice Tunic, Eyelet Shrug, Spa Set, and Purse

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Cozy Stash-Busting Knits $24.99
Includes book only.
22 patterns for hats, scarves, cowls, and more.

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Debbie Bliss
Collared Sleeveless Top
Includes pattern only.

5(6:7) 50 g balls of Conway + Bliss Lolli in Parma Violet 08 M and one 50 g ball of Debbie Bliss baby cashmerino in Orange 32 (C).
Pair Each 3.25mm (US 3), 3.75mm (US 5) and 4mm (US 6) knittine needles.

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Debbie Bliss
Cotton Denim DK
Includes 13 patterns only.
(Click on picture to see 12 more patterns included in this book)

Cable & Lace Sweater
Diamond Lace Sweater
Cable & Basketweave Sweater
Tie Front Top
Military Jacket
Scoop Neck Sweater
Cabled Slipover
Tonal Cowl
Denim Jacket
Cropped Top
Denim Lace-Back Top
Cricket Sweater
Wrapover Waistcoat

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Debbie Bliss
Mock Rib Cardigan
Includes pattern only.

6(7:8:9:10) 50 g balls of Conway + Bliss Lolli in Slush 10 (M) and 2(2:3:3:3) 50g balls in Lime 12 (C).
Pair each 3.75mm (US 5) and 4mm (US 6) needles.
6(7:8:8:9) buttons.

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Elegant Ensembles to Knit $9.95
If you're cradling fond dreams of a beautiful christening ceremony, why not knit an heirloom-quality layette for that special baby? Your little one will look adorable in one of these three designs by Judy S. Lamb. Each set includes a bonnet, a blanket, a gown, and booties. The Angel Lace Set is a one-size pattern for newborn to 3 months, while the Cascading Leaves and Pleated Herringbone sets can be created in sizes 3 months, 6 months, or 12 months. Isn't it sweet to know that your knitted labor of love will be enjoyed for generations to come?
Three sets, each knit in sport weight (light) yarn using size 6 (4.00 mm) circular and straight knitting needles. Crochet hooks in sizes D (3.25 mm) and F (3.75 mm) are also used on some items.

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Euro Baby
Family Collection
by Jenny Watson Designs

Waistcoat (adult)
Cardigan (child)
Edge To Edge Cardigan (adult)
Cushions (pillows)
Hat and Scarf (adult)
Jacket and Cardigan (child)
Sweater and Hat (child)
Sweater (adult)
Triangular Wrap (adult)

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Family Accessories $7.95
32 page book
The entire family will love these warm winter accessories, featuring colorful knitted gloves, scarves, caps, mittens, vests, and more. Step-by-step instructions and color photography make everything easy.

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From Scarf to Poncho $6.95
Turn a knitted scarf into a fashionable poncho using the complete instructions included with each of the eleven projects in this leaflet: Sun-Station scarf and poncho, Fur-Frenzy Scarf, Poncho and Hat, Cable-Ready Scarf, Poncho, Hat, and Mittens.

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Holiday Knit Dishcloths $6.95
Holiday Knit Dishcloths will get the kitchen in the holiday spirit in a flash with 11 textured designs. Easy-to-read charts make it fun to knit each cloth super-fast. Holidays include Valentine's Day, St. Patrick's Day, Easter, Independence Day, Halloween, and Christmas. Since they're knitted with thirsty cotton yarn, the knitter may decide to keep using the sturdy dishcloths for every day of the year. 11 beginner-level projects for knitting with medium weight cotton yarn: Sweet Hearts, Lucky Clover, Hoppy Hare, Dandy Duck, Patriot's Fanfare, Flying Flag, Belfry Bat, Jack O' Lantern, Christmas Tree, Saint Nick, Dashing Snowman

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I Can't Believe Entrelac Knitting $12.99
With I Can’t Believe I’m Entrelac Knitting by Marly Bird, you’ll learn the simple secrets of this classic technique! Though it looks like basket-woven strips, entrelac knitting is actually created by making tiers of individual triangles or rectangles that you interconnect as you go. With the support of free online technique videos, we take you step-by-step through the basic learning process with an E-Reader Cover. Then additional elements are introduced in a Hat (worked in the round), a Scarf (featuring variegated yarn with a long color repeat), an Afghan (without triangles, for a zigzag edge), a Pillow (built around a solid back), and a Baby Blanket (with color changes in every tier and I-cord edging).

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I Can't Believe I'm Knitting Mittens $9.95
Warm the hands-and hearts-of loved ones with knitted mittens! Cynthia Guggemos makes it easy for you to learn how with truly simple instructions for Basic Mittens. After that, you're ready to knit traditional and fingerless mittens by the dozens! There are eight patterns, many giving the option to add stripes or use more than one color. Also, most patterns are written in a variety of sizes so you can make unique designs for everyone who's dear to you. You're just hours away from hearing yourself say, "I can't believe I'm knitting mittens!" Designs include Basic Mittens, Cabled Cuff Mittens, fair isle Autumn Woods Mittens, Quick and Easy Handwarmers, Cabled Mittens, Victorian Mitts, textured Partridge Eye Mittens, and Northland Mittens.
Pages: 40

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I Can't Believe I'm Knitting Socks $12.95
Cozy, comfy, colorful socks—with this book, knitting them by the dozens is incredibly easy! Make them cabled or plain, striped or solid, ribbed, lacy, or laddered. Wear them with your favorite clogs, pair them with jeans or skirts, or let them replace your fussy old house shoes. You'll fly through our helpful hints and photos to create an entire wardrobe of indispensable tootsie-warmers in three sizes for women. Our Extras and General Instructions sections provide useful information on yarn options, different cast-on techniques, choices between double-pointed needles and circular needles, and different types of Heels and Toes. You'll be thrilled right down to your (pampered) toes when you say, "I can’t believe I'm knitting socks!"

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iKnit $8.95
Cabled fashions take on every twist and turn in this knit collection for the alternative wardrobe. Three sweaters, a skinny skirt, and two fashion accessories take knitted cables in new directions to put the adventure back in knitting. 6 intermediate-skill designs made using medium weight yarn.

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Knit Baby Afghans by the Pound $9.95
Afghans by the pound? Yes! The sweet baby afghans in this book use those big yarn skeins that weigh exactly one pound each! Most of these designs are easy enough for a beginning knitter, while others will keep the advanced knitter happy, as well. And of course, the interesting stitch patterns and textures will make Baby and Mommy smile! So get out your knitting needles, a pound (or two) of yarn, and start making something for that cherished baby to enjoy. 10 projects for knitting: Merry-Go-Round, Blue Bells, Baby Cables, Sea Shells, Nighty Night, High Tide, Sunflower Garden, Sweet Valentine, Coming Up Roses, and Spring Song.
Pages: 32

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Knit Doilies $9.95
A knitted doily can make a striking accent for a contemporary room, gracefully blending a touch of yesterday with the look of today. Decades ago, knitted doilies were just as popular as crocheted ones, and this collection ensures that knitters won't feel deprived of lace-making projects. These seven designs by Rita Weiss show how lacy and elegant knitted doilies can be, to use as a work of art on a table or dramatically framed on a wall. All made using bedspread weight cotton thread, the designs include A Circle of Diamonds (adapted from an 1884 pattern), Springtime Leaves, Lacy Petals, Doily Garden, Elegant Whirly-Gig, Shining Starlight, and Victorian Splendor. Four doilies can be made with or without their sewn-on borders.
Pages: 32

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Knit Tops $10.95
36 page book
These 13 trendy sweater patterns from Joyce Wang are perfect for the fashionable wardrobe. From casual to elegant, each comes in four sizes for the perfect fit. All are knit in the round with circular and double-pointed needles for a seamless finish.

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Knitted Cold-Weather Sweaters $9.95
48 page book: Thick-knit for warmth but incorporating stylish lines, these 16 pullovers, cardigans, and accessories are perfect for casual wear. 3 rugged sweaters are included for men and one child's "froggy" pullover. Stitches include knit, purl, cables, and waves.

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Lacy Baby Sets to Knit $8.95
Baby deserves the very best, and with these three lacy knit layettes, you can be sure that's exactly what you're creating for that special child. Designed by Cynthia Guggemos, each set of cardigan, blanket, and bonnet or cap is richly textured and knitted of soft, light weight yarn. Choose from Kitten, Garland, and Blossom patterns in sizes 3-, 6-, and 12-months. The outfit you create will not only be adorable on Baby, it will become a treasured heirloom.

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Learn To Arm Knit $3.99
Great for beginners! Finish in minutes!
Bonus Finger Crochet scarf!

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Lots of Love Knits for Kids $7.95
Sugar and spice and everything nice. That's what these adorable knit sets for infants and toddlers are made of! Choose from a sassy boatneck pullover, a sweet raglan sleeve tunic or a simple cardigan with a matching blanket. Heart patterns (worked in Stockinette Stitch on a Garter Stitch background) adorn all the designs, including a coordinating cap and a hat with a turned-up brim. Soft and sweet or bold and spicy, your little miss is going to love one of these sets from Cynthia Guggemos.
The cardigan fits infants, sizes 6 and 12 months; the pullover and tunic fit sizes 2, 4, and 6. The cap is for both infant and toddler sizes; the hat is for toddler size. The blanket is 35" x 45". All are worked using worsted weight yarn.

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by Claudia Wersing

Hat & Scarf
Wave Sweater
Short Sleeve Sweater
Lochmuster Top

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Game of Hues
by Claudia Wersing

Includes knitting patterns for:
sweaters, jackets, a poncho, a tank, and a scarf.

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Knitting Magazine
Issue 8
Includes magazine only.

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Mirai Collection
Knitting patterns

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Silk Garden
The 20th Anniversary Collection
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Includes knitting patterns for:
Mitered Squares Blanket, Stained Glass Windows Hat, Starburst Cowl, Asymmetric Lace Shawl, Japanese Knot Bag, Drape Front Cardigan, Cable-Detailed Socks, Felted Tote, Bamboo-Stitch Shoulder Wrap, Cabled Scarf, Modular Pieced Cape, Linen Stitch Scarf, Hyacinth Stitch Shawl, Autumn Leaves Shawl, Two-Color Tweed Hat, Graphic Triangles Cowl, Entrelac Pillows Eyelet Infinity Scarf, Open Boxy Cardigan, Fingerless Gloves, Gothic Shawl, Sunburst Shawl, Smock Stitch Cowl, Brioche Rib Hat, Embroidered Mittens, Lacy Cables Cap, Technology Cover, Ruffled-Edge Scarf, Puff Lace Cowl, and Orchis Shawl.

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Oh-So-Easy Knits $9.95
Knitting is such a wonderful pastime! And it's especially nice when your projects work up quickly and easily, like these 12 patterns. Just look at some of the special things you can create: a wrap blooming with flowering vines, an oh-so-sweet teddy bear, a warm sweater for your dog, and a colorful felted purse. Make these designs for friends, family, or yourself. You'll be surprised how fast you finish each one. Knit up some fun! 12 accessories to make and share: Felted Purse; Clutch; Textured Purse; Textured Stripes Afghan; Dog Sweater; Flowered Stole; Hat; Mittens; Toe Up Socks; Blue Booties; Pink Booties; and Teddy Bear.

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Ooh Baby $9.95
Baby will be irresistible in these eight fun fashions. Stripes, textures, and knit-in motifs dress up a sporty romper, a classic argyle vest, a sweet cardigan and tie-under-the-chin hat, a coordinating jacket, pants, hat, booties and blanket, a sailor-style pullover sweater and pants, and a charming apron dress and kerchief.

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Prayer Shawl Volume 2 $11.95
This eagerly anticipated second volume of The Prayer Shawl Ministry book includes 10 shawl patterns to knit or crochet and a heartwarming follow-up on the ministries introduced in the first book. Readers will identify with the dozens of letters to The Lion Brand Yarn Company from individuals sharing what the ministry means to them. This photo-rich book also includes prayers for many occasions and concerns, a handy guide to Lion Brand Homespun colors, and a brief overview of the new volunteer movement on friendship shawls, an idea promoted by the Warm Up America! Foundation.

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Quick Knit Textured Afghans $6.95
Add color and texture to your home with four amazingly fast-to-finish afghans. These beauties to knit are like mini makeovers for any room-drape them on sofas, beds, and chairs to enhance the decor. If your home has a stairway landing or an open loft space, try folding one of these creations over the railing for an eye-catching accent. Rena V. Stevens blended an inviting variety of hues to create the Country Tweed Plaid and Earth Shadows throws. To emphasize the soft patterns of Fast Fisherman and Lace Leaves, she chose classic colors that work well in almost any setting. You're sure to find an afghan in this collection that will add style to your surroundings. Best of all, you can knit it quick!

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Quick Knit Throws $5.95
These unique afghans use Bulky Yarn or two strands of Worsted Weight Yarn and has unusual, stitches, and techniques. Two designs are joined and finished with crochet, 1 has fringe.

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Satin Fall Lineup $3.95
Fall Line Up is packed full of stylish cardigans and pullovers. All designed with Bernat Satin, sizes range from XS to 5 XL. Patterns range from Easy to Experienced.

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Satin Sport Sweater Sets $3.95
8 knit and crochet sweater designs using Bernat Satin Sport yarn. Learn to knit and crochet instructions included.

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Sock Yarn - One Skein Wonders $18.95
101 patterns that go way beyond socks!!
Affordable, sturdy, and available in endless colorful variations sock yarn inspires creativity and passion among knitters. Now you can choose from more than 100 patterns that use your sock-yarn single skeins in fresh and exciting projects. Caps, Gloves, Cuffs, Scarves, Shawls, Shrugs, Bonnets, Bags, and (of course!) Socks.

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Socks To Go $6.95
Putting on a pair of hand-knit socks-what luxury! To give you five wonderful ways plus one pattern variation to pamper your feet on the go, we're presenting this very portable book of sock patterns. Once you've knit each comfy pair for yourself, why not make a friend's tootsies feel terrific, too? The crew socks, ankle socks, and socks with faux fur cuffs are by far the best gifts you can give. And by the way, they're also fun to knit!
Easy Stripes and Color Round-Up are knit in the round using two circular needles. The other three designs (Oh, the Frill!, Toe to Top, and Tall or Short) are knit on double-pointed needles.

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Splash of Color Dishcloth Set to Knit $8.95
In no time at all, you can whip up these cool (or is that hot?) kitchen sets. Pick your favorite pattern, grab your needles, and go. The small size of these projects makes them great for learning or practicing new techniques.
16 projects in 4 sets, each knit using cotton worsted weight yarn: Splash of Summer Kitchen Set (dishcloth, pot holder, and dish towel); Sunburst Kitchen Set (4 dishcloths and pot holder); Blue Skies & Daisies Kitchen Set (4 dishcloths and pot holder); and Hot Chili Peppers Kitchen Set (dishcloth, pot holder, and dish towel).

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Storybook Dolls To Knit $19.95
Storybook Dolls to Knit (Leisure Arts #5286) Classic fairytales come to life when children slip the legs of these Walkabout Puppets onto their fingers! Each knitted and felted character is the creation of Anita M. Wheeless. They are based on seven beloved stories and rhymes, which are recorded on the enclosed audio CD. Youngsters can listen to the tales and play along with Goldilocks and the Three Bears, Humpty-Dumpty, The Big Bad Wolf and the Three Little Pigs, The Gingerbread Man, Hansel and Gretel and the Wicked Witch, Red Riding Hood and the Wolf in Grandma's Clothing, and Mary and Her Little Lamb. The 17 adorable characters are knitted with wool yarn on double-pointed needles, with embellishments added after felting.

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Sweaters With Stripes $8.50
36 page book
Both guys and gals will love these 8 absolutley stunning sweaters, designed by Patons® and made with Patons® yarn. From stunning pullovers for men and women to a gorgeous woman's cardigan, each comes with easy-to-follow patterns and clear instructions.

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Timeless Christening Sets $9.99
Whether you want to knit a christening outfit for a girl or a boy, you’ve found the ideal designs right here! For a little princess, create the Sweet Snowflakes or Sugar & Spice. Each includes a gown, bonnet, and booties. For that lovable new guy in your life, Bouncing Boy has a romper, cap, and booties. When wearing these adorable designs, that special baby will be picture perfect on the big day!

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Timeless Noro - Knit Blankets $19.95
25 colorful & cozy throws

Combining the most popular blanket patterns from Noro Magazine with several brand new and exclusive designs, Knit Blankets: 25 Colorful & Cozy Throws is the Ultimate Collection of knit afghans, blankets, and throws. With simple textures, modular projects, graphic intarsia, and more, these blankets are as diverse and fun to knit as their colors are vibrant. Knit with Noro's trademark, self-striping colorways, as well as their stunning solids, these blankets will brighten your home and warm your heart.

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Timeless Styles $9.95
If you're looking for original knit fashions that remain stylish year after year, then you've found the right pattern collection. These creations by Cynthia Guggemos put a new edge on classic knitwear. Team the innovative separates with your favorite skirts, shorts, or slacks, and play up the slim dress with a tall pair of boots or your best sandals. Good looks like these will last forever!

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Trendy Knit Dishcloths $7.95
Looking for an easy way to add color to your kitchen? Knit a set of dishcloths in hues to match your dishes or décor! Fifteen patterns offer you the opportunity to put your hobby to work, getting you quick, practical results that you can be proud to use and display. Cotton yarn makes each cloth absorbent and long-wearing. Don't forget to make extras for housewarming gifts!
15 designs by Evelyn A. Clark: Sun; Bubbles Border; Waves Border; Hearts Wreath; Shells Wreath; Leaves; Berries; Quilted Hearts; Hearts & Flowers; Ripples; Garden; Starfish; Fish; Hearts Border; and Roses Border.

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Warm Hats for Wee Noggins $9.95
Keeping babies warm is so important to their health! That's why Glenna Anderson Muse designed these knit hats for babies in the hospital where she works as a respiratory therapist. So that every baby can have a cozy cap, the sweet patterns are written for three sizes of preemies and three sizes of term babies (newborn, 3-6 months, and 12 months). Each of the 19 designs uses medium weight yarn and is based on one of four basic hat styles: Basic Paper Bag Hat, Basic Jester, Basic Beanie, and Basic Cone. Seasonal looks include bunny ears, springy curls, patriotic stripes, and Halloween and Christmas characters, but the hats look just as adorable without a holiday theme. Each design is an opportunity to make gifts of love for the babies who need them!

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