Celebrity Scarves

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Sixth&Spring Books, Apr 15, 2005 - Crafts & Hobbies - 119 pages
This is more than just a bestselling knitting book. In addition to the elegant, simple-to-make scarves, it features beautiful photo spreads of more than 25 celebrities--including Daryl Hannah, Julianna Margulies, Rosie Perez, Eartha Kitt, and Lauren Ambrose--a unique focus on fashion, and a foreword written by top designer Isaac Mizrahi.
An IPPY Award winner.

"A handsome book that gives an age-old craft twenty-first-century glamour. Enjoy looking at the beautiful photos and even reading celebrity musings on the zen of knitting."--Booklist

What do Laura Leighton, Rosario Dawson, Bridget Moynahan, Portia de Rossi, and Vanna White have in common? They love to knit. And one of the easiest, quickest items for them to work on while they're waiting for their close-ups is a scarf. Here are their favorites, along with their thoughts on their favorite pastime. Exquisite, evocative, full-color photographs showcase the celebrities wearing their handiwork, and make this lavish volume a sumptuous visual feast, as well as a stunning project collection. Complete instructions, along with information on knitting basics, enable even beginners to re-create the high-fashion scarves.

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User Review  - MmeRose - LibraryThing

Save yourself some money. Spend 15 minutes in your favorite bookstore, flipping through this book, then go home without it and duplicate any scarves that caught your interest (if any). Read full review

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About the author (2005)

Edelman has been associated with the entertainment industry as a casting director and film producer for 16 years. Since learning how to knit two years ago while on a movie set, she has knit more than 300 scarves and has launched a small business, designing and manufacturing a line of luxurious leather knitting-needle holders.

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