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Books for Knitters
Confessions of a Knitting Heretic
Tips, techniques, projects, and reflections by an unorthodox hand knit designer and teacher. A very interesting book to read and full of lots of techniques!
Zen and the Art of Knitting
exploring the links between knitting, spirituality, and creativity
Kari A. Cornell
Knitticisms...And Other Purls of Wisdom
great little fun book for gift giving
Two Sweaters for My Father
a collection of essays reflecting on knitting
Tara Jon Manning
By looking at the parallels between knitting and meditation how simple, repetitive actions can lead to a greater connection with the worked Mindful Knitting shows you how to enrich your life by combining the two. Contains 10 original knitting projects each complemented by a meditative exercise you'll develop a deeper sense of calm, involvement, and joy in your knitting practice.