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The Third issue of By Hand is based in nashville and features:

 

Original knitting patterns, including:

  • Camellia Cardigan by Andrea Hungerford, featuring Camellia Fiber Company Flax DK yarn
  • Crackerjack Jersey Top by Andrea Hungerford, featuring Camellia Fiber Company Merino Sport yarn
  • Sasanqua Wrap by Andrea Hungerford, featuring Camellia Fiber Company Plume yarn
  • Radnor Lake Cowl by Sloane Rosenthal, featuring Nutmeg Natural Fibers Retreat yarn

Handmade projects and recipes, including:

  • Whiskey Raspberry Jam by Jenn Davis-Baldwin
  • Jammers by Andrea Hungerford
  • May Day Bouquet Wrap by Andrea Hungerford
  • Creamsicle Cargo Pouch by Andrea Hungerford

 

 

 
 
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the nashville makers' community

Our third issue explores the juxtaposition between southern tradition and creative ingenuity in the makers' community of Nashville.  Many of the makers we interview are pursuing new ways to pursue hand making that has deep roots in the city.  Meet a bookbinder who uses fabric, handmade paper, and leather in her hand stitched creations; a bespoke maker of cowboy boots who carries on traditional methods of making more than a century old; and a musician who has created rugged yet stylish made-by-hand leather satchels and duffels that epitomize new approaches to the tradition of leathercrafting.  We find fiber and fabric here, too, including an expansive and welcoming local yarn store, a crafters' paradise chock-full with anything you would ever need for hand making endeavors, and yarn dyers who are committed to natural dyes and sustainable processes.  Take a photographic journey to a local alpaca farm and enjoy both the natural and man-made beauty of this booming southern town.  As always, this Lookbook includes exclusive projects for knitting, sewing, and cooking.  Welcome!

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