Daughter of a Shepherd - Beginnings Volume 1 - Farm to Cable Yarns
Daughter of a Shepherd

Daughter of a Shepherd - Beginnings Volume 1

Regular price $35.00

Edited by Rachel Atkinson, Daughter of a Shepherd Volume 1: Beginnings celebrates Daughter of a Shepherd’s Hebridean/Zwartbles DK and 4ply yarns in a stunning book featuring a collection of 10 knitting and crochet patterns for both men and women, accompanied by thoughtful essays exploring our relationship with sheep and their wool, background stories and beautiful photography of the DoS flock at home on Escrick Park Estate, plus background information of how a single blog post by Rachel led to her foray into yarn making.

In this book, designers and writers celebrate the spirit and unique qualities of this yarn with essays and a collection of 10 knitting and crochet patterns for men and women. Introduced by Susan Cropper of Loop, contributors include:

Bristol Ivy
Clara Parkes
Felicity Ford
Jane Crowfoot
Jane Lithgow
Mother Seraphima & Mother Raphaela
Rachel Atkinson
Rachel Coopey
Sarah Hatton
Tom van Deijnen (Tom of Holland)

Printed in the UK, Beginnings comprises 128 litho-printed pages, and is bound in a soft-touch laminate cover with French flaps. Finished dimensions are 254 x 203mm and each copy comes with a complimentary eBook download code and a matching bookmark.