Ginelou Imbeault

Helpful votes received on reviews: 86% (18 of 21)
Location: Matane, Quebec Canada


Top Reviewer Ranking: 259,767 - Total Helpful Votes: 18 of 21
Wrapped in Lace: Knitted Heirloom Designs from Aro&hellip by Margaret Stove
10 of 10 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Wrapped in beauty, Dec 13 2010
This book is aptly tittled. Its format (9X8'")on glossy paper makes for easy reading and use. The back cover flap with its key to chart reading can also serve as a fold over book mark. Full front and back views on models plus several sectional close-ups on corners, borders and motifs illustrate clearly the exquisite beauty and complexities of the lace. Stove added extra notes (Pointers) to all her designs to facilitate our knitting. All the patterns are charted with repeats outlined in red, no row by row instructions provided. Under "Special lace technique" Stone explains the steps of grafting lace, lace knitting in opposite direction and repairs of knittings in progress and completed… Read more
Wild Tea Cosies: 24 Step-By-Step Patterns by Loani Prior
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Enticing tea cozies, Jan. 18 2010
On the author's blog at [...] there are pictures of the magnificent and irristible tea cosies from the book and more. All are uplifting, striking projects and certain to be conversation piece at tea times. The book is a must and your tea pots must absolutly be dressed to reflect your sense of fun and love of life
The Perfect Apron by Ryland Peters & Small
The Perfect Apron by Ryland Peters & Small
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars haute couture household, Jan. 18 2010
The author provides concise, clearly written step by step instructions. All requirements and reminders are in eye-catching formats. Full size patterns and templates are supplied. Most of the illustrations focus on specific details of the technics used thus also reaching non-english speakers.

Each of the 6 chapters opens with an overview picture of its thematic aprons from the Basics to Kitchen Couture, Domestic Bliss, Kitsch 'n' Cute, Fun & Function and Country Charm complete the lot.

The two apron styles, (full with bib and skirt and half with skirt only), are designed for: Woman with 11 full and 18 halves; Man with 2 full; Children 1 half and 3 full. Pattern for a… Read more