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All of the designs in the book are displayed in the
Gallery (link below the cover).
The books and yarns are available in fine yarn stores in the USA and Canada.
Back Cover Text:
A shallow look would define Elsebeth Lavold’s The Sugar &
Spice Collection as a Hempathy version of her previous Small Things
Matter book, but it is so much more! With this collection, Elsebeth breaks
her own record for number of designs within one book by some margin: chic
accessories, decorative items for your home, and an abundance of beautiful and
versatile knitwear with the usual Lavold mixture of easy knitting and challenges
for the skilled knitter.
The front cover photo is a good indicator: The hat
Cardamom, sharing its basic design with three
other versions shown in the book, is combined with
Rosemary, a gorgeous top that also has a “sister” with shared design
elements but a completely different “personality”. On the back cover,
Ginger is a good example of Elsebeth Lavold’s
excellent craftsmanship and technical skills, untraditionally used in a
There is obviously no end to her creative flow. She shows a
beautiful shawl, Olive, that can also be
used as a table runner, and a dazzling top, Mint, that can double as a
shopping net just by tying a knot. There should be something for your needles in
The Sugar & Spice Collection regardless of whether
you prefer your knitting hot or sweet.