Textured Knits is a thoughtfully curated collection of contemporary and timeless handknits. The book includes sweaters, cardigans, shawls, and a pair of socks. The 20 fascinating patterns feature a variety of inventive ways to combine different textures, such as cables, colorwork, and embroidery. The result is a versatile knitwear collection that features stunning yet delicate elements. In true Laine-style, the knits are photographed and presented beautifully creating a publication that promises to be a true classic.
Paula Pereira is a Brazilian knitwear designer. She is currently based in Luanda, Angola, where she lives with her husband. Paula is constantly inspired by the textures, colors, and motifs she sees around her, especially in architecture and art, which she then turns into stitches. Textured Knits is Paula’s debut book.
20 knitting patterns (14 sweaters, 3 cardigans, 1 pair of socks, 2 shawls)
Hardback (Print only, no digital download code available.)
Printed in Latvia.
All sweaters and cardigans are graded to fit up to a 62" / 157 cm chest.
*This is a preorder. Books will ship in early to mid-June.*
*If you preorder other items along with this book, your order will ship together. If you would like the other items right away, please purchase them separately.*
For the Espedito sweater (the striped pullover) you can purchase 6-13 skeins of Lanivendole A Pure and Simple Wool in the following quantities:
The pullover comes in five sizes — 36 (44, 52, 60, 68)" 91 (112, 132, 152, 173) cm — with a recommended 2–6" / 5–15 cm of positive ease.
For sizes 1-3, you'll need six skeins, one each of Scintille, Orione, Anice, Ranuncolo, Marinai and Pompei. For size 4 you'll need nine skeins, one of Scintille, Orione and Anice and two of Ranuncolo, Marinai and Pompei. For size 5, you'll need 13 skeins: one of Scintille and two of Orione, Anice, Ranuncolo, Marinai and Pompei.