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By Clara Parkes

Named one of many most sensible 10 way of life books for fall 2017 by way of Publisher's Weekly.

In stories from twenty-one knitters, Clara Parkes examines a topic 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 sufficient yarn to exceed numerous existence expectations. along with her trademark wry, witty process, Parkes brings jointly attention-grabbing tales from all elements of stash-keeping and knitting life--from KonMari minimalist to joyous collector, fashion designer to dyer, spinner to social employee, student to sheep farmer.

Whether the yarn stash is muse, keepsake, artistic significant other, profession advisor, or lifeline in tricky occasions, those deeply attractive tales take a shocking and interesting 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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