Knit & Crochet Projects for the Eco-Conscious Stitcher
What an unbeatable combination: knitting superstar Vickie Howell and eco-friendly needlework ideas!
The fiber world is all abuzz about sustainable yarns, alternative materials, and organic fibers. They’re taking the marketplace by a storm, and AwareKnits jumps on this trend with a new socially conscious approach to knitting and crochet.
Vickie Howell teams up with activist-knitter Adrienne Armstrong to present a groundbreaking volume that’s part pattern book and part crafty call to action. They offer 31 stylish projects that use a variety of organic, recycled, and “green” yarns, including ones made from soy, corn, and hemp.
The pair also provides information on environmentally responsible yarn sources and manufacturing practices, energy consumption, and more. softcover, 128 pages