A Stash of One's own : : Knitters on Loving, Living With, and Letting go of Yarn
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Inheriting from Elizabeth Zimmermann / Meg Swansen -- Stashers: who the heck are we? A peek at the numbers, looking for answers / Lela Nargi -- Triptych / Stephanie Pearl-McPhee -- Without a stash / Amy Herzog -- The life-changing magic of keeping it all / Ann Shayne -- Full circle with the traveling stash / Gudrun Johnston -- The minimalist speaks / Kay Gardiner -- Library of wool / Rachel Atkinson -- Her pretty string / Franklin Habit -- Moving yarn/portable stories / Anna Maltz -- Fear not / Sue Shankle -- Yarn: a love story / Amy Christoffers -- When it's gone, it's gone / Clara Parkes -- Spinning stash / Jillian Moreno -- Stash-changing moments / Susan B. Anderson -- Work in progress / Lilith Green -- Comfort yarn / Rachael Herron -- A proper stash / Kristine Vejar -- On giving / Eugene Wyatt -- Knitting my mother's stash / Aimée Osbourn-Gille -- Mark of the hand, mark on the heart / Kim McBrien Evans -- Stash bypass / Adrienne Martini -- A stash of one's own: yarn as a feminist issue / Debbie Stoller.
"Clara Parkes presents a heartwarming anthology of stories that celebrate yarn -specifically the knitter's reputation for acquiring it in large quantities and storing it away in what's lovingly referred to as a 'stash'"--Back cover.
Contents: Inheriting from Elizabeth Zimmermann. -- Stashers. -- Triptych. -- Without a stash. -- Life-changing magic of keeping it all. -- Full circle with the traveling stash. -- Minimalist speaks. -- Library of wool. -- Her pretty string. -- Moving yarn/portable stories.
REVIEWS & SUMMARIESSummary / Annotation
No Patterns Included submitted by sara on July 1, 2018, 11:12am Once I got over my disappointment that no patterns were included, I was surprised to find that I enjoyed reading these short selections. Knitters will recognize many of the authors' names, and can pick and choose which selections they read.
New York : Abrams Press, 2017.
Year Published: 2017
Description: 191 pages ; 22 cm.
Swansen, Meg, 1942-
Herzog, Amy, 1975-
Atkinson, Rachel, 1974-
Habit, Franklin, 1971-
Knitters (Persons) -- Anecdotes.
Knitting -- Anecdotes.
Yarn -- Anecdotes.
Collectors and collecting -- Anecdotes.