TAUNTON PRESS-Classic Collection. Classic Collection is a fascinating retrospective of twenty pieces spanning from 1969 to 2009 that have been updated and reworked in gorgeous contemporary yarns. The innovative use of color and striking designs transcend fashion making each of these pieces just as wearable today as they were when first created. Each pattern includes color photographs, schematics, written and charted instructions, and a brief history of the original. Author: Sasha Kagan. Hardcover, 160 pages. Made in USA.