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Clara Parkes

  • Not all yarns are alike. Some make our hearts and hands sing, some get the job done without much fanfare, and some cause nothing but frustration and disappointment. The gorgeous pair of socks that emerged from their first bath twice as long as when they went in. The delicate baby sweater that started pilling before it even came off the needles. The...

    Publisher : Potter/TenSpeed/Harmony
    published : 2011
  • In this complete guide to wool - the most popular yarn around - passionate wool expert Clara Parkes translates the vast world of sheep and their wool into the language and context of knitting. What is wool? Clara starts with the fundamentals: what wool is made of, how it gets off the sheep, and how it is transformed from a jumbled mass of dirty...

    Publisher : Potter/TenSpeed/Harmony
    published : 2011
  • A sock is a work of wonder. No other knitted garment has as many structural demands or endures as much wear and tear. The humble sock must defy gravity, suffer the confines of our shoes, and endure being trampled on all day long. All too often, the root cause of a sock's triumph or failure is the yarn itself. In The Knitter?s Book of Socks, Clara...

    Publisher : Potter/TenSpeed/Harmony
    published : 2011
  • Stockinette, ribbing, cables, even the humble yarn over can instantly evoke places, times, people, conversations, all those poignant moments that we?ve tucked away in our memory banks. Over time, those stitches form a map of our lives. From the preface In The Yarn Whisperer: Reflections on a Life in Knitting , renowned knitter and author...

    Publisher : Abrams
    published : 2013
  • Knitting aficionado and notable artisan Clara Parkes delves into her storied travels with this inspiring and witty memoir on a creative life enriched by her adventures around the world.   Building on the success of The Yarn Whisperer, Parkes?s rich personal essays invite readers and devoted crafters on excursions to be savored, from a guide...

    Publisher : Abrams
    published : 2016
  • Knitters are branching out and exploring options for creating their own handspun yarn. This is the book that equips them with the confidence and knowledge to realize their vision every step of the way--from fiber braid to dream yarn to knitted project.

    Publisher : Storey Publishing, LLC
    published : 2016
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