Stripesis a beautiful collection of 20 striped knitwear projects from leading designer Veera Välimäki and knitting experts Laine, exploring the world's favourite pattern.
For years, Veera Välimäki has been fascinated by playing with colours and textures – and striping with them. InStripes, she encourages you to discover the endless possibilities, incredible techniques and stunning effects of striped knitwear, with patterns including sweaters, cardigans and shawls, as well as a relaxed dress, a beanie and your new favourite pair of socks.
Featuring beautiful photography, this book – and its knits – are an ode to contemporary design, exuding a sense of quiet, timeless confidence.Stripesis another Laine title that is destined to become a classic for knitters everywhere. Knitting is more than just knit, knit, purl. It is a feeling.
About the Authors
Veera Valimaki is one of the world's leading knitwear designers. Her designs are known for their simple, clean lines with modern details. Veera lives and works in a small village in Southern Finland surrounded by forests, fields and lakes.Stripes is her third book.
Laine is a publishing house based in Finland. They publish books focusing on knitting, crafts, food and lifestyle, as well as Laine, their international knit and lifestyle magazine. They draw influence from the beauty of the everyday, cherish natural fibres and want to create timeless, long-lasting garments. Their intention is to inspire all to gather and share, to be part of a community of like-minded knitters, makers and thinkers from near and far.