Vintage Hollywood Knits

The easy-to-follow patterns were created by fashion designer Bill Gibb, and have been fully updated so that vintage-loving knitters can recreate these iconic looks with modern yarns.

Vintage Hollywood Knits

Vintage Hollywood Knits

The chic knitwear worn by a galaxy of Hollywood stars on the silver screen can now be recreated in your own home. Play the vamp in Dorothy Lamour’s figure-hugging beaded sweater, or achieve a pouting innocence in Judy Garland’s fluffy embroidered cardigan, or allow the man in your life to adopt an air of elegance in Cary Grant’s casual cricket sweater or Gary Cooper’s stylish ski jumper. The easy-to-follow patterns were created by fashion designer Bill Gibb, and have been fully updated so that vintage-loving knitters can recreate these iconic looks with modern yarns. The easy-to-follow patterns are illustrated with clear charts and sketches as well as superbly reproduced images of each of the twenty legends. A section on knitting know-how explains all the tips and tricks you will need to capture your very own piece of Hollywood style.

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Vintage Hollywood Knits
Language: en
Pages: 96
Authors: Bill Gibb
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-03 - Publisher: Pavilion

The chic knitwear worn by a galaxy of Hollywood stars on the silver screen can now be recreated in your own home. Play the vamp in Dorothy Lamour’s figure-hugging beaded sweater, or achieve a pouting innocence in Judy Garland’s fluffy embroidered cardigan, or allow the man in your life to
Vintage Hollywood Knits
Language: en
Pages: 96
Authors: Bill Gibb
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-17 - Publisher: Pavilion

The chic knitwear worn by a galaxy of Hollywood stars on the silver screen can now be recreated in your own home. Play the vamp in Dorothy Lamour s figure-hugging beaded sweater, or achieve a pouting innocence in Judy Garland s fluffy embroidered cardigan, or allow the man in your
Hollywood Knits Style
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Suss Cousins
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-09-01 - Publisher: Harry N. Abrams

A collection of more than twenty-five knit designs comes with stories about the designs and the people that wore them, and tips on hosting knitting parties.
Modern Knits, Vintage Style
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Kari Cornell
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-10-14 - Publisher: Voyageur Press

Here are more than 20 new, retro-inspired patterns for sweaters, skirts, scarves, capelets, hats, gloves, and socks from well-known designers such as Lily Chin, Teva Durham, Annie Modesitt, Michele Orne, Anna Bell, and Kristin Spurkland. The book will feature new color photographs of each project and vintage photos of the
Vintage Baby Knits
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Kristen Rengren
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-30 - Publisher: Open Road Media

The longtime knitter and vintage fashion expert puts a contemporary twist on classic knit babywear in this beautifully photographed pattern book. While working as a vintage clothing dealer, combing through estate sales and eBay listings, longtime knitter Kristen Rengren amassed hundreds of knitting pattern booklets from 1920 through 1960. Now