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humblestumble
06-02-2006, 10:17 PM
anyone know of a good lace stitch pattern book or website? I'm really frustrated with the thing I'm knitting right now and am thinking if I use a different lace pattern maybe it would help me not be so mindless when I am knitting. Because THATS where all my problems are stemming from.

I was thinking of celtic lace in particular.

Ingrid
06-05-2006, 08:14 PM
Barbara Walker has some wonderful lace pattern books. I'm sure there are some Celtic ones in there.

http://www.schoolhousepress.com/stitchpatts.htm

knittingdoula
06-05-2006, 11:17 PM
Meg Swansen's A Gathering of Lace is also supposed to be quite excellent, though it is more patterns than a stitch book, per se.

Alison

Jax3303
06-06-2006, 07:20 AM
Traditional Knitted Lace Shawls by Martha Waterman. It focuses on lace stitch patterns, and the different ways/how to's in constructing shawls.