My new knitting book is finally available…all 26 alphabet patterns in one colorful, fun knitting book!
Cover design by Lee Mundy 2011
Is Dolly too demanding?
What’s Harry hiding from Monica?
Is Carl really all that creepy?
Peek into the “Secret Lives of Letters” while creating your own unique plushies!
Peppered among the 26 patterns in this full-color knitting book are 6 soap-opera style stories that chronicle the ups and downs of the abc‘s. I had so much fun writing them! The book also includes tips on how to stuff your plushies (so they look great), as well as the usual stitch reference guide.
I can’t tell you how exciting it is to have the whole family of alphabet plushies gathered together in one book! : ) If you haven’t seen them yet, take a look at the bios to the right>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
Creating my first book was certainly a learning experience. It was fun, but it was also a lot of hard work. It took months of planning and organizing, and lots and lots and lots of proofreading and editing. Some sharp-eyed friends — a writer and a knitter — worked with me on the latter. And fortunately, I happen to know an extremely talented graphic designer, Lee Mundy. She created the look and layout of the entire book, based on the colors of my completed alphabet plushies. I absolutely LOVE what she’s done! I’m proud as a peacock to put this book out there in the world so we can continue to populate the earth with alphabet plushies.
Now for some info on how to lay your hands on a copy…..
DISCOUNT ALERT! Folks who purchased individual alphabet people patterns from me prior to January 18th, 2011 are eligible for a discount on the book. If you fall into this category, please contact me at TheKnitKnoodler@gmail.com before purchasing so we can arrange your discount. This offer is good through the end of February 2011.
Otherwise, if you’d like to order an electronic copy, please visit my Ravelry page or you can get a paperback copy from Amazon.
I promise my next post won’t be a sales pitch! : ) I’ll be giving you ideas for low-cost upcycled/recycled/homemade knitting accessories. Until then…