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Piopio Book Launch for International Knitwear Designer

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  • Sat 12 May ’12, 11:00am – 3:00pm


Struan Farm, 942 State Highway 3, Waitomo District


All Ages

Knitwear designer and author Mel Clark will be in Piopio to celebrate the launch of her latest book "Knitting Everyday Finery." Back home after 25 years overseas, Mel is well known in the US through her retail yarn business in California and for her book "Knit 2 Together" co-authored with comedienne Tracey Ullman. Her designs have been published in Vogue Knitting and Interweave Knits in the US amongst other publications. She has designed knitwear under her own label and appeared on the Martha Stewart show.

Karen Barrett and John Robertson will host a book signing over morning tea on Saturday, May 12 at Struan Farm near Piopio. Mel will be at Struan Farm to meet everyone and sign books. The original designs from the book will be on display and some yarns available too. Reservations and book preorders are required to attend. Contact info@struanfarm.co.nz to reserve a spot and preorder your book for $35. The event starts at 11 a.m. In addition to morning tea and the book, everyone attending will receive a complimentary Struan Farm tote bag plus a chance to win yarns for one of the projects in the book.

E: info@struanfarm.co.nz

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