Celebrated Welsh knitwear designer Sasha Kagan has assembled a collection of her best-loved hand-knit designs for women. All of this collection of patterns for pullovers, cardigans, tops, jackets, coats, wraps, and scarves share her signature use of pattern, color, and texture. Each design features full instructions and graphs in color to assist you in selecting the colors for each project and then knitting the patterns. These designs are timeless and span all four seasons. You will be inspired to start at the beginning and work through each of the 22 patterns. Hardcover. 160 pages. Guild of Master Craftsman Publications Ltd, 2008.
Sample Design: Suzani jacket, pictured in black with magenta, lilac, and rose flowers worked in intarsia, is a relaxed and luxurious jacket to knit from a color chart. Inspired by the embroidered hangings or fabric coverings of India called "suzanis", this jacket, to knit in one size fits most women (finished bust 52"; finished length 32.25"), uses 6 colors of DK weight (21-23 st/4") yarn as follows: 2320 yards of main color (black), and about 290 yards each of 5 contrast colors (green, magenta, dark wine, rose, lilac).