This book is about knitting comtemporary shawls and shawlettes - and incorporationg fun techniques, quirky elements, and unusual yarns into your designs. It is a celebration of the shawl - as an accessory, it's feminine, bold, stylish, and versatile. The shawls in this collection are organized into four themes: Color, lace, Simplicity, and Texture. Indulge yourself in hand-painted and lace yarns. Many of these shawl projects take only one skein. Softcover; 134 pages; Interweave Press.