One of these books recently went for $235.00 on Ebay. Can you guess which one? (Answer below)

A. Alice Starmore’s Tudor Roses Knitting book (1995)

B. Bridal Couture Fine Sewing Techniques (1997)

C)Hats in Miniature (1999)




Answer: A)Alice Starmore’s Tudor Roses Knitting book. Alice is considered to be an expert on Fair Isle knitting and was a writer/contributor to Vogue Knitting. Her books constantly bring amazing prices on Ebay and elsewhere. Most range between $50.00 to $400.00.  Keep your eye out! (Oh…and the Bridal Couture book went for $62.00 and the Hats in Miniature went for $14.00)

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3 Responses to “I THUNK FOR JUNK!” Round 4

  1. shannon says:

    I just heard about this author as one to be looking out for. Along with her was also mentioned Elizabeth Zimmerman and Barbara Walker…but I haven’t done my research on those yet. (also knitting authors)

  2. Laurie says:

    Yea, I guessed correctly! Thanks for the great tips- keep them coming! I’ll be sure to keep an eye out for her books.

  3. Linda says:

    That is an incredible price for a book that new…amazing!

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