by Kristin Spurkland
published by Ten Speed Press
8 x 9 inches, 128, full color
Contact Kristin to
schedule a Knitting Man(ual) trunk show for your yarn shop.
to appeal to both male and female knitters, the 20+ projects
inThe Knitting Man(ual) are based
on traditional silhouettes interpreted with modern colors and
construction. Reflecting author Kristin Spurkland’s Scandinavian
roots, with a little vintage inspiration woven in, these straight-up
and stylish projects range in complexity for knitters of all
skill levels. Featuring technique photographs, clear instructions,
and options for customizing yarn colors and pattern styles,The
Knitting Man(ual) is a must-have
guide for anyone wanting to knit for men.
full of creative styles and classic knits--with valuable tips
and tricks throughout—The Knitting Man(ual) is
a definite go-to collection for any guy who knits.”
-- Michael del Vecchio, author of Knitting
with Balls: A Hands-on Guide to Knitting for the Modern Man
is one of my favorite designers and now she's destined to be
my husband's too. Her vintage-inspired modern style translates
brilliantly into menswear. Oh, the sweaters! Whether men do the
knitting, the wearing, or both, The Knitting
Man(ual) is destined
to be a hit with all sexes!"
-- Amy R. Singer
and author of No Sheep for You
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Photos reprinted with permission from The Knitting Man(ual)
by Kristin Spurkland.
Photography by: John Valls. Copyright 2007. Ten Speed Press, Berkeley,