"A stunning collection...natural fibers and stitches were carefully selected to reflect the movement and drape of the traditional garments." - Monsters and Critics.com
"If you'd like to embrace the popular trend...Knit Kimono offers a selection of patterns to suit any taste." - The Detroit News
"Knitters in search of adventure will find much of interest." - Bangor Daily News
"Square's designs are elegant and most are accessible even to beginners." - News-Observer (Raleigh, North Carolina)
"This lovely little book features 18 designs, all with minimal shaping. The beauty of each garment is in the stitch pattern or colorwork... There's something for everyone here." - Planet Purl
"An amazing variety of classic and comfortable wear-to-work sweaters. Visual learners may want to buy the book just to get the DVD! New and intermediate knitters will be delighted to find they have the skills they need to create fabulous garments." - Creative Knitting
About the Author
Vicki Square is the author of 'Knit Kimono', 'Knit Kimono Too', 'Folk Bags', 'Folk Hats', and the best-selling 'The Knitter's Companion'. She is also a contributor to 'Lace Style', 'Simple Style', and 'Knitting Green'. Vicki regularly designs knitted pieces from elegant basics to unique art to wear. Her artistry in color and aesthetic are stated boldly through her engineering of unusually shaped garments and accessories. Magazines such as 'Interweave Knits', 'Knitter's' and 'Spin-Off' have featured her work, and she has won awards for her innovative designs. Vicki has been designing and teaching knitting for more than twenty years, and cross-trains her creative passions with drawing, painting, and mixed media pursuits. She lives in Fort Collins, Colorado.