A Stash of One's Own: Knitters on Loving, Living with, and by Clara Parkes

By Clara Parkes

Named one of many best 10 way of life books for fall 2017 via Publisher's Weekly.

In stories from twenty-one knitters, Clara Parkes examines an issue that's impossible to resist to us all: the yarn stash.
Anyone with a fondness has a stash, if it is a set of books or adequate yarn to exceed numerous existence expectations. along with her trademark wry, witty procedure, Parkes brings jointly attention-grabbing tales from all points of stash-keeping and knitting life--from KonMari minimalist to joyous collector, fashion designer to dyer, spinner to social employee, pupil to sheep farmer.

Whether the yarn stash is muse, keepsake, artistic better half, occupation advisor, or lifeline in difficult instances, those deeply enticing tales take a shocking and engaging examine why we acquire, what we cherish, and the way we allow go.

Contributors include New York Times bestselling authors Stephanie Pearl-McPhee and Debbie Stoller, Meg Swansen and Franklin behavior, Ann Shayne and Kay Gardiner, Adrienne Martini, and a bunch of others.

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