By Vicki Stiefel,Karen Clements,Norah Gaughan,Rosemary (Romi) Hill,Helheimen Design
Chest of Bone: The Knit assortment comprises 5 evocative knitting styles, a quick tale, personality bios, and excerpts from the unconventional, Chest of Bone. the gathering contains a sweater, a scarf, a vest, and mitts—with directions and images—by iconic knitwear designers Karen Clements, Norah Gaughan, and Rosemary (Romi) Hill. Vicki Stiefel's tale, “A Very unique Project,” was once written expressly for the gathering and is a part of her Afterworld Chronicles.
Why a knit assortment in accordance with a singular? The novel’s protagonist, Clea Reese, is a passionate knitter and animal lover. due to Vicki's love of knitting, she desired to flip her imaginary knit creations into actual ones. After Norah, Romi, and Karen learn the unconventional, they dove into the journey: designing items worn through 4 of the novel’s fundamental characters. The collection—intended for numerous ability degrees, yarns, and gauges—is the 1st of its variety purposely created in collaboration with a novel.
Clea Reese, the novel's hero, is pursuing her mentor’s assassin, so she dons Karen's trendy, but comfortable, vest for the chilly New England iciness. Norah's sweater echoes the daring and intricate elements of James Larrimer, a compelling guy with a haunted earlier and a dangerous project, whereas Clea's foster mom, Bernadette, is seldom with no her scarf, designed by means of Romi. within the novel, Clea makes a decision Larrimer wishes a couple of half-fingered mitts, so she knits them up, whereas additionally crafting a fingerless pair for her teenaged cost, Lulu, a woman she loves deeply. either mitts styles have been created by means of Rosemary. Clea's knitting is magic, actually. She's additionally a cashmere goat farmer, and any of the 5 styles might paintings up fantastically in that luxe fiber, in addition to in merino, alpaca, and a spectrum of different fibers.