This is certainly a handy compendium of charted designs for the knitter of multi-color designs, whether fair-isle, intarsia, or embroidered. There are many, many motifs arranged by sections such as narrow borders to large, bold sweater fronts. They are all in clear, full color. Each section of motif type is further categorized by world regions and knitting traditions. A unique and abundant assortment such as this is useful to any other textile workers who use charted motifs in their work. Also included are alphabet motifs in both upper and lower case. The lay-flat spiral binding on this sturdy reference just adds to its usefulness.