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Close Knit: 15 Patterns and 45 Techniques from Beginner to Advanced from Europe's Coolest Knitter

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Europe’s hippest textile genius throws the rulebook out the window with a knitting book like never before. Known for her exuberant use of color and textures, this young textile artist is rapidly gaining a fanatical worldwide following.

With names like the Carpe Diem Sweater, the Bad Idea Top, and the Easy Peasy Pillow, her knits are easily translated to fit whatever mood you’re in. Great for both beginner and advanced knitters, it contains a vast array of interesting designs from jumpers, dresses and kids clothing to unique accessories such as scrunchies, socks and scarves.

Put down your stitch markers, cable needles, and rulers, it's time to dive into your scrap yarn bag and throw caution to the wind. Laerke's exuberant use of colour, interesting recycling techniques and letting mistakes be a part of her design has made her a worldwide hit among many. By using the Web site, you confirm that you have read, understood, and agreed to be bound by the Terms and Conditions.

There are illustrated instructions for making socks, scarves, and sweaters—but you’ll also find ideas for creating baby suits, scrunchies, T-shirts, and even a prom dress.Whether it's a yarn bomb, a scrunchy, socks, a sweater, or a ball gown, Lærke's techniques are perfect for entry to advanced level knitters. Read more about the condition New: An item that is still in its original shrink wrap from the manufacturer and the original manufacturer’s seal (if applicable) has not been removed. I don’t know if I ever would have gotten around to knitting if I hadn’t become so grounded in this home base, but I’m glad I found such a lifeline. Chronic fatigue has challenged my interest in being a productive member of society, which used to be quite the motivating factor in my life, however subliminally I felt it.

During the first Covid lockdown, her free knitting project, the Alone Together Sweater, was shared and downloaded by thousands all over the world. We don’t share your credit card details with third-party sellers, and we don’t sell your information to others. In this unique guide, she offers advice for knitters of every level, as well as fifteen basic patterns that can be varied infinitely to suit individual skill sets, tastes, and materials. There are illustrated instructions for making socks, scarves and sweaters--but you'll also find ideas for creating babysuits, scrunchies, T-shirts and even a prom dress. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average.I’ve also been sending them Lærke Bagger’s Instagram so they too can see how designers are advancing the process, and making clothes we might actually want to wear! Biography: LAERKE BAGGER holds a Master's degree in Textile Design from the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts. I highly recommend it to all the knitters who loves to make modern garments and are looking for unexpected inspiring books! And yet, in taking two sticks and using them to loop one long string in a way that makes something new — something that has no real purpose besides my own enjoyment of it, whether that’s a scarf for someone else, or a raglan cardigan that I’m not sure I’ll ever wear — I scratch the itch to feel productive without ever attaching financial value to that time. From dresses, sweaters, scrunchies and cardigans, these patterns will help you better understand some of the top-down, in-the-round techniques, as well as using multiple strands of yarn and simple colour techniques.

Put down your stitch markers, cable needles, and rulers, its time to dive into your scrap yarn bag and throw caution to the wind.If you’re looking for something that simply shows you different techniques with illustrations, you may want to stick with the Vogue knitting book. I found circular needles were less taxing on my body because I could rest my arms lower, and I used some to make the Sophie scarf even though it wasn’t really my style (I mean, whose style is it? There are illustrated instructions for making socks, scarves and sweaters—but you’ll also find ideas for creating babysuits, scrunchies, T-shirts and even a prom dress. Sie haben sich erfolgreich zum "Mein Buchentdecker"-Bereich angemeldet, aber Ihre Anmeldung noch nicht bestätigt.

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