Mel Clark is a knitwear designer with her own label whose designs have been licensed to L.L. Bean, among others. She is the author of Knitting Everyday Finery and a coauthor of Knit 2 Together, and her designs have been published in Interweave Knits, the Knitter, the L.L. Bean catalog, Vogue Knitting magazine, Yarn Magazine, and Your Home and Garden magazine. She has appeared on the Martha Stewart Show and is the author of the blog slipslipknit.com.
"At last, a new book from the amazing Mel, a knitting goddess. She continues to inspire me with her stylish, sexy, and fashionable designs. I cannot wait to check my gauge and cast on." --Tracy Ullmanon Knitting Everyday Finery "Mel has created a quietly passionate collection of knits which will pique the curiosity of any knitter and crosses many skill levels. My fingers itched to knit up many of these lovely, utilitarian designs. I cannot wait to cast on the Lulu scarf!" --Annie Modesitt, knitting designer, and author, 1,000 Fabulous Knit Hats on Knitting Everyday Finery "I have been a fan of Mel Clark for years and her new book . . . doesn't disappoint. In Knitting Everyday Finery you will find thoughtfully designed garments and accessories that take 'finery' to a new level of beautiful and elegant practicality." --Susan B. Anderson, author, Itty Bitty Hats, Itty Bitty Toys and Spud and Chloe at the Farm The patterns are projects for every day, with a unique flair for that special day. ... What will you knit first? You never know when you'll need a baby gift. --Paula Moliver, The Examiner