Vintage Modern Knits: Contemporary Designs Using Classic Techniques

By Kate Gagnon Osborn

Inspired via conventional knits, up-and-coming designers Kate Gagnon Osborn and Courtney Kelley positioned their very own modern spin on knitting in Vintage glossy Knits.

Vintage sleek Knits positive factors a number of varied conventional techniques-cables, reasonable Isle, lace, colorwork, and extra- all showcased in smooth, sumptuous initiatives which are enjoyable to knit or even extra enjoyable to put on. Divided into 3 sections (Vintage female, Rustic Weekend, and iciness Harbor), classic glossy showcases adapted strains, shut healthy, and easy-to put on type. those vintage, but modern tasks are guaranteed to increase any knitter's cloth wardrobe and be trendy for years to come.

Projects diversity from quickly mittens, hats, shawls, and scarves to comfortable cardigans and pullovers in various knitting concepts. From vintage designs with fashion-forward colour schemes to funky cable sweaters for weekend residing, each one trend takes its idea from vintage silhouettes and provides up to date twists for precise must-have pieces.

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Lonely Planet Australia (Country Travel Guide)

By Meg Worby, Penny Watson

“Island, nation, continent…Australia certain is a giant one! Its essence is range: deserts, tropical reefs, towering forests, mountains and multicultural cities.” – Charles Rawlings-Way & Meg Worby, Lonely Planet Writers

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You can belief our commute info simply because Lonely Planet authors stopover at the areas we write approximately, each version. We by no means settle for freebies for optimistic insurance, and you'll depend on us to inform it like we see it.

Inside This Book…

13 authors
158 maps
25,800km of coastline
1 snake in a canoe
Inspirational photos
Clear, easy-to-use maps
Pull-out map
Great Barrier Reef journey feature
Comprehensive making plans tools
In-depth background

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Lonely Planet Grand Canyon National Park (National Parks)

By Wendy Yanagihara

Mom Nature wasn't messing round while she created the Grand Canyon, cutting via Arizona with 277 miels of crimson rock spires, stomach-churning drops and extensive open areas. even if you are an avid hiker, geology nut or sundown seeker, maximize your journey with this top-selling advisor to the USA's such a lot iconic nationwide park.Detailed Itineraries - discover the South and North Rims with 17 nice itineraries, plus Las Vegas, direction sixty six, Sedona, Flagstaff and Skywalk!Best mountaineering Routes - greater than forty hikes for all degrees, together with rim-to-rim, waterfalls and distant overlooks, plus a great deal of topographic mapsFamily pleasant techniques - 'star parties,' mule journeys, ranger courses and dozens of firsthand information in our speciak youngsters & Pets chapterAdventure rules - covers rafting at the Colorado River, mountain climbing, cycling, horseback using, snowboarding, swimming, fishing, helicopter rides, volunteering and mure moreWith seven hundred hours of in-park examine and a hundred thirty miles of trails hiked, our authors supply sound recommendation for viewers

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Alone Against the Arctic

By Anthony Dalton

In the summer season of 1984, Anthony Dalton launched into a near-fatal voyage in a small open boat alongside the wild northwest coast of Alaska, making an attempt a solo transit of the Northwest Passage. His sea quest ran parallel to an exhausting aid excursion undertaken in 1897-98, whilst the officials of the U.S. cutter Bear got down to succeed in 8 whaling ships that have been stranded in thick ice, their crews at the verge of hunger. either trips are depicted during this pleasing experience story, and Dalton's gripping description of his come upon with an icy hell explores the impossible to resist trap of danger and problem that maintains to attract adventurers to the Arctic, a spot like no other.

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Ye Olde Britain: Best Historical Experiences (Regional Travel Guide)

By Lonely Planet

Discover Britain’s wealthy and sundry heritage with this final consultant to the easiest ancient activities all through England, Scotland and Wales; comprises author-recommended studies and functional info on a wide-range of attention-grabbing thoughts from interesting pre-historic websites similar to Avebury to very good smooth museums similar to the Museum of London.

This consultant has been created by way of Lonely Planet’s committed authors and native specialists who immersed themselves in England, Scotland and Wales, discovering the simplest historic reviews and sharing useful and sincere advice.

Inside Lonely Planet Ye Olde Britain: top ancient experiences
• 1000's of ancient issues to work out and do in Britain, divided by means of quarter for ease of use
• contains time-line of British historical past, plus lists of suggested top delete ‘best’ or ‘recommended’ castles, non secular structures, stately houses and more
• comprises record of old areas to stay• complete color styling and images
• a super new web page format for speedy and simple interpreting whereas at the go
• comprises London, Cambridge, Oxford, tub, Bristol, Liverpool, Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Cardiff, Winchester, Chester and masses a lot more!

Special book enhancements:
• entire interlinking – to allow you to seamlessly turn among pages, leap among maps and experiences, or stopover at the internet sites of locations we recommend
• Plus pinch and zoom pictures and maps – permitting you to zoom in for higher detail
• seek – move directly to what you're looking for with the built in seek capability
• upload notes, bookmark or use the built in dictionary.

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The Last Heathen: Encounters with Ghosts and Ancestors in Melanesia

In 1892, the Bishop of Tasmania set sail for Melanesia with the motive of rescuing islanders from lives of worry, black magic and cannibalism. Over a hundred years later, his nice grandson, Charles Montgomery, the bishop's direction during the South Pacific, looking for the spirits and myths his missionary forebear had sought to destroy.

Montgomery explored distant seashores the place gospel and empire by no means took carry. He rubbed shoulders with barefoot preachers, witch medical professionals and gun-toting rebels, purely to find that the pagan spirits have been extra tenacious than the missionaries had imagined. Melanesians had stirred Jesus and Mary into an already highly spiced broth of ancestor worship, ghosts, shark gods and magic. via confrontations with a weird and wonderful solid of characters -- the randy ethnographer, the soft-talking murderer, the leper prophet -- the adventure turns into a debate at the nature of magic, delusion and religion, and a metaphor for the remodeling strength of story.

The final Heathen marks the debut of a thrilling younger author who charts his adventures with ardour, perception and grace.

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Berlitz: Budapest Pocket Guide

By Berlitz

This consultant to Budapest positive factors transparent, colour-coded sections permitting you to find the knowledge you would like speedy and simply. Sections conceal all of the areas to move and point out hugely suggest points of interest, the background of Budapest and fascinating proof, in addition to many various activities, together with buying, activities, children's actions, leisure, nightlife and extra. An 'Eating Out' part presents info on the place to move and what the neighborhood specialities are. the head 10 points of interest are highlighted, together with the soothing Szechenyi Baths and the old fashioned and fairy-tale like citadel District, permitting you to set priorities in your remain and make sure you don't fail to notice the easiest Budapest has to provide. lodging for all budgets is suggested, besides different functional commute suggestions, protecting shipping, foreign money, therapy and extra. appealing full-colour pictures accompany the textual content all through, making this consultant really a excitement to learn prior to, in the course of and after your stopover at.

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Every Person in New York

By Jason Polan

Jason Polan is on a venture to attract everyone in long island, from cab drivers to celebrities. He attracts humans consuming at Taco Bell, admiring work on the Museum of contemporary paintings, and sound asleep at the subway. With a foreword through Kristen Wiig, Every individual in manhattan, quantity 1 collects hundreds of thousands of Polan's lively drawings in a single chunky booklet. As complete as a telephone book and as invigorating as a stroll down a bustling big apple highway, it is a new form of love letter to a liked urban and the folks who reside there.

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Frommer's EasyGuide to New York City 2014 (Easy Guides)

By Pauline Frommer

Selling for a lower cost than any comparable guidebook, and intentionally constrained to a quick 256 pages, this EasyGuide is an workout in growing easily-absorbed commute details. It emphasizes the real studies in each one destination:the most vital points of interest, the vintage approach to coming near near a specific vacation spot; the simplest offerings for lodgings and nutrients; the simplest how you can maximize the joy of your remain. since it is "quick to learn, mild to carry", it really is referred to as an "EasyGuide", and displays Arthur Frommer's life of event in proposing transparent and concise shuttle advice.

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