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Knitting GreenRal patterns I d like to try when I become slightly proficient The Caterina wrap "videvik shawl and slippers look interesting There are a ton of cute projects in this "shawl and slippers look interesting There are a ton of cute projects in this well written charts as needed Some cables some lace some basic some complex The yarns used are all green "yarns like Eco Wool yarn is neither dyed nor chemically processed or Schulana Sojabama bamboo soya a fiber "like Eco Wool yarn is neither dyed nor chemically processed or Schulana Sojabama bamboo soya a fiber soybeans that is similar to silk in feelThere s smaller projects like Sustainable Bamboo Scarf Soap Nut Vessels a little bag to throw your soap nuts into There s wearables

like organic sprout 
Organic Sprout which uses Classic Elite Sprout yarn organic cotton or the classically styled All North American Hoodie using St Denis Nordiue wool yarn a yarn grown harvested processed distributed all in North America So many things I d love to make in this book especially the skirts There are creative home accessories to make as well like a soap nut bag structured tote and cute slippersBut what s really interesting is the discussion of eco friendl. Electing organic products facilitating an alternative to chemical detergent recycling old projects reducing disposable plastic bags and creating pieces that provide warmth and save on energy Inventive and timely this practical guidebook explains answers to important uestions such as What makes a yarn. .

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Y yarns at the beginning It s "a good uick reference I enjoyed this book for the discussion about moving towards greener sustainable approach "good uick reference I enjoyed this book for the discussion about moving towards greener sustainable approach nitting recognizing it is not a simple all or nothing discussion that has many nuances some interesting projects to go back to Interesting read but I didn t really love any of the actual patterns Great ideas great essays I made the commuter napsack which is gorgeous although there seems to be some errata in the flap I haven t found it documented but made as written it is way too big and has funny proportions I m actually still working out the best number of stitches to cast on but it looks like no than 65 not the 99 in the pattern Still I liked the patterns and ideas Worth a look I was a little disappointed with this book I thought it was going to be a bit informative than it was Instead I didn t really learn anything that I didn t already now The patterns while fine weren t really for me The essays from various people in the nitting community were nice though. Organic and Are natural dyes safer than chemical dyes Providing 20 clever designs for earth friendly garments accessories gifts and home Craft Enthusiasts Of "craft enthusiasts of skill levels will enjoy projects that balance the of saving the planet with the joyful benefits of their favorite hob.
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Less information than Knit Green It has nitting projects and intermixed guest pieces One person said they didn t vaccinate their sheep The essays about environmentally conscious aspects of nitting were great I almost wish that had been the whole book None of the patterns were particularly interesting to me possibly because none of them would actually be flattering on me or possibly anyone over say a size 6 or 8 I didn t check sizing to see how large they were going because well they were all very boxy and looked like they d be a pain in the neck to modify I thought I had read this "BOOK BUT I HAD NOT MARKED IT OR REVIEWED "But I had not marked it or reviewed so i got it from the library "So I got it from the library and I love it Either I ve never seen it before or "i was in a funk when i looked "was in a funk when I looked it There are some great pattern sin here and I love the reviews of the green products I favorited 4 projects in this book May be worth buying this one Filled with thoughtful essays about what it means to nit green The essays might be my favorite part of the book Seve. Detailing a wide range of perspectives and approaches to environmental issues this uniue crafting manual offers ideas for nitting conscientiously Leading figures of the industry from designers to yarn company executives share their methods for integrating green principles into their work and lives