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The Gnomes of Grimblewood Book by Sarah Schira

Whether you’re a seasoned knitter or a curious novice, you’ll find everything you need to create your own magical companions.
**(Pre-Order - Release date scheduled for mid to late Sept 24)

Dive into the heart of Grimblewood with patterns for 8 captivating gnomes. From Gnatalia, the garment historian in service to the Ladybug Queen, to Gnorri, the skilled gardener tending to the Ancient Oak, each gnome has a distinct personality waiting to be explored. These whimsical characters are not just knitted creations; they’re tales waiting to be told.

The book begins with advice on all the materials and notions you need, followed by a small techniques section on all the basic know-how to create your gnome (including stitches and bodies)
Then, grab your needles and necessities and knit 8 of gnomes that live in the mystical forest of Grimblewood!
Every gnome is made in 2 weights of yarn – fingering (4-ply) and light worsted (DK/8-ply), so you can knit your favorite individual in both a small or medium size.
Only five colors are used to make each weight of gnome, meaning you don’t need to invest in dozens of different shades.
Sarah Schira has also given advice on how to adapt your gnomes to make them child-friendly, if you wish to make friends for the little ones in your life.

Unleash your creativity, explore various techniques, and bring these whimsical characters to life. Whether you’re knitting for yourself or creating cherished gifts for loved ones, the world of Grimblewood awaits your creative touch.

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