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Lisa Shroyer, editor of Knitscene magazine, has compiled a book entitled The Best of Knitscene, featuring a "reworking of Heather Lodinsky's "Central Park Hoodie" [Yarn Market News, January 2012], available from Interweave Press. The links below take you to the pages for the paper version and the eBook version.

Paper [144 pp, paperback, $24.95]

eBook [144 pp, PDF, $19.95]

The book includes 20 of the most popular knitting patterns from the first five years of Knitscene magazine, including Connie Chang Chinchio's Geodesic Cardigan and Katie Himmelberg's Phiaro Scarf. The offerings vary widely from mitts, hats, socks and scarves to vests and sweaters, in addition to providing tips and designer profiles.

**************** UPDATE ****************
The pattern for the CPH is now available
for purchase from Knitting Daily as a downloadable PDF! The pattern includes expanded sizing for PLUS sizes—52", 56", and 60"!

The Knitting Daily Blog has featured the CPH in some posts:
The CPH--Which Size to Knit?
The Finished Plus Size CPH
The CPH Plus Size Gallery

If you receive the Knitting Daily email, you already know that the CPH is the NUMBER ONE best-selling pattern in the KD Online Store!

Thursday, January 10, 2008

Got the Yarn

Beth picked out the most gorgeous shade of purple Tahki donegal tweed for her CPH - I just love it!!!

Next step - the swatch.


chilloften said...

Yes that color is soo pretty. I am trying to swatch right now. I don't like my needles thou. I may get a different pair and try again. What brand of needles will you use.I so love bamboo........i need to find good doubles in bamboo.

Sometimes Unwilling Guru said...

Hmmm lovely!!! Would love to do the green shade

Wannietta said...

I am using my trusty Aero's. I had to go down to a 4.5mm (US7) to get the gauge of 18sts (I'm knitting the 60" size).

chilloften said...

I see. Well hope it goes well knitting up the cph. The color is gorgeous.

Vicster-the-Knitster said...

WOW! What a GORGEOUS color. I just love purples. Keep us posted on your progress :)