Did you know that knitting burns 102 calories per hour? Or that every October we celebrate a National Knitting Week? Filled with fun facts and trivia, Knitting Ephemera contains 300 entries covering everything from knitting in history, folklore and pop culture to little-known information on wool and sheep. This engaging knitter's treasury features tips and techniques, along with illuminating illustrations.
Carol J. Sulcoski is a former attorney turned knitting author with a taste for random factoids and a fascination with yarny anecdotes. Her previous books are Lace Yarn Studio and Sock Yarn Studio. in addition to writing about knitting and the yarn industry for magazines like 'Vogue Knitting' and 'Yarn Market News', she teaches at national shows and local yarn shops, sells unique hand-dyed yarns as Black Bunny Fibers and has many published pattern designs.