By Nicky Epstein
Those that understand knitting understand Nicky, and may welcome this e-book choked with her splendidly unique principles for adorning and adorning your house. listed here are 30 tasteful designs that might healthy any decor from conventional to trendy, together with lampshades, throws, pillows and placemats, with plenty of enjoyable embellishment options defined.
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