LEISURE ARTS-Encyclopedia Of Knitting. The complete authoritative guide to the history and variety of knitting patterns has been updated and revised! Learn about the newest fibers and latest trends as you stitch up any of the 22 charming projects or 150 stitch patterns. Projects are a combination of written and charted instructions, stitch patterns have both fully written and fully charted instructions. Author: Donna Kooler. Softcover, 240 pages. Imported.