Grab your knitting needles and take a peek into the mind of one of the knitting world’s most innovative designers with this beautiful book - Knitting Outside the Box by Bristol Ivy.
Drawing on what inspires her most, Bristol Ivy shares the possibilities that she finds inherent in knit fabric. Utilizing exercises she uses in her life as a designer, Bristol encourages knitters to make their own rules and push their creativity, by asking "what if?". Including 15 patterns for both accessories and garments, Knitting Outside the Box is essential reading for the adventurous knitter.
Part pattern book and part insight into the design process, Knitting Outside the Box guides the reader (and knitter) through the creative approaches Bristol uses as a designer to explore and push the endless possibilities of knitting. The book includes a comprehensive stitch dictionary which provides technical information on how to shape and manipulate fabric, and concludes by bringing all the methods together to help the reader evolve an idea into a finished pattern.
Knitting Outside the Box features 15 garment and accessory patterns using yarns from a variety of yarn producers.
Hardcover | Published 2017 with PomPom Press | Photos by Amy Gwatkin |194 pages