Here are 20 patterns for a wardrobe of gorgeous knitwear--based on the original styles worn by such starlets as Jayne Mansfield, Bette Davis, and Greta Garbo, and by fashionable leading ladies from Wallis Simpson to Grace Kelly. This collection of must-have garments and accessories offers beautiful, classic patterns for knitting sweaters, cardigans and twinsets, plus sleek wraps and stoles that never go out of style. The patterns have been updated and adapted for use with modern yarns in wool, cotton, silk, and other blends.
20 patterns for starlet sweaters, retro wraps, & glamour knits
Newtown, CT : Taunton Press, 2012.
143 p. :,ill. ;,26 cm.
First published by: London : Jacqui Small, 2012.
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Statement of Responsibility:
Madeline Weston and Rita Taylor ; photography by Debi Treloar
Includes bibliographical references (p. 143).