Laine Press Laine Magazine - Issue 17
It is time for our delightful summer issue! Laine Magazine Issue 17 — aptly named Here Comes the Sun — feels like the first tender rays of sun after a long winter. The inspiring summer knits and fun, quirky photos create a happy, relaxed mix with a subtle vintage feel. Issue 17, Summer 2023, includes: 11 knitting patterns (both charts and written instructions provided) 4 sweaters, 3 cardigans, 1 top, 2 shawls and 1 pair of socks. An interview with the French designer and debut author Cinthia Vallet An article about an Australian sheep farmer who shepherds a flock of Finnsheep 15,000 kilometres from their homeland. Jeanette Sloan’s Fibre Talk: In this issue, she meets Lissy and Rudi Robinson-Cole, a couple making crochet art inspired by their Māori heritage. Five Ways by our regular writer Päivi Kankaro. In this issue, Päivi gathers experts’ tips on how you can start designing your own knitwear patterns! Where I Knit: In this issue, we meet a Finnish knitter who likes to knit in nature. Seasonal recipes to inspire your summer cooking: tomato confit, lemon fizz mocktail and almond pavlovas. Book reviews. Promo Folder ISSN: 2489-2254 Printed in Estonia Print only. No digital download code available. Designers featured in this issue: Julia Disini, Rastus Hsu, Elena Solier Jansà, Pauliina Leisti, Veronika Lindberg, Marie Régnier, Jacquline Rivera, Lene Tøsti, Maija Vasala, Pope Vergara and Thea Vesterby.
Laine Press Laine Magazine - Issue 16
Laine Magazine Issue 16 brings you to the streets of our beloved Helsinki, the capital of Finland. We will visit a charming bookstore and an edgy record store, and sit down to have a warming cup of coffee. In short, a perfect, slow Saturday. Designers featured in this issue: Fiona Alice, Rachel Brockman, Dee Hardwicke, Thien-Kieu Lam, Lotta H Löthgren, Rosa Pomar, Yan Qian, Eri Shimizu, Anna Strandberg and Orlane Sucche. Issue 16, Winter 2023, includes: 148 pages 11 knitting patterns 5 sweaters, 2 cardigans, 2 shawls, 1 waistcoat, and 1 pair of socks. an interview with Elaine Tom – learn how she became the trusted test knitter for many designers, knitting around 40 sweaters a year! an article on how the Craft Museum of Finland preserves cultural heritage and inspires the crafters of today. seasonal recipes to inspire your winter cooking book reviews Printed in Estonia Print only NEW– Jeanette Sloan Talks Fibre – a regular article on Jeanette chatting with interesting people. In this issue, she meets Lorraine Amagove Mugere, a Kenyan knitwear and crochet designer. – Five Ways by our regular writer Päivi Kankaro. In this issue, Päivi explores how you can keep your favourite knits around for longer by taking care of them the right way. – Where I Knit – a regular piece that pictures people knitting in their favourite spot, and talking about crafting in their everyday lives. In this issue, we meet a knitter in Indonesia.
Laine Press Laine Magazine - Issue 15
Laine Magazine’s autumn issue, Laine 15, comes with a whole new look! Our beloved magazine is taking a step into a more modern, dynamic direction by celebrating knitwear and the world of fibre in a fresh way. Together with the new look, we are also excited to introduce new, regular articles, such as Jeanette Sloan Talks Fibre. Of course, there are also things that won’t change: gorgeous knitwear patterns, beautiful high-quality photography and the size of the magazine, all elements that Laine is known for. The new look was created by Kyiv-born Marina Veziko, one of Finland’s leading designers and the Graphic Designer of the Year 2021. Issue 15, Autumn 2022: 148 pages 12 knitting patterns: 6 sweaters, 2 cardigans, 2 shawls, 1 hat, and 1 pair of socks an interview with knitwear designer Lindsey Fowler an article on how sheep help to save endangered biotopes NEW! Jeanette Sloan Talks Fibre – a regular article on Jeanette chatting with interesting people. In this issue, she meets Rose Sinclair, an academic researcher, author and lecturer. Rose’s PhD research into Dorcas Clubs examines how textile networks can be catalysts for social change. NEW! Five Ways by our regular writer Päivi Kankaro. In this issue, Päivi explores 5 ways how knitting can be used as a tool for change. NEW! Where I Knit – a regular piece that pictures people knitting in their favourite spot, and talking about crafting in their everyday lives. seasonal recipes to inspire your autumn cooking book reviews Printed in Estonia Print only Designers featured in this issue: Jenny Ansah, Jennifer Brou, Weichien Chan (also known as the Petite Knitter), Štěpánka Drchalová, Meiju K-P, Bernice Lim (also known as Yamagara), Hanna Maciejewska, Terri Maue, Olga Putano, Florence Spurling and Yiğitcan Vatansever.
Laine Press 52 Weeks of Socks Volume 2
They are fun to make, quick to finish and always needed — no wonder so many knitters love socks! 52 Weeks of Socks, Vol. II offers even more inspiration for all sock enthusiasts. It is a colourful and abundant collection of patterns from a diverse group of international designers. Using a variety of different techniques and yarns, the book has something for both beginners and advanced knitters. This visually impressive volume continues the series of the bestselling 52 Weeks of Socks, 52 Weeks of Shawls and 52 Weeks of Easy Knits. 52 Weeks of Socks, Vol. II is a more colourful and even more versatile book than its predecessor. There’s something for everyone: lace, cables, stripes, ruffles, colourwork — even a pair embellished with beads! The patterns are clear and approachable and come with a short intro and a note on the construction. 256 pages 52 knitting patterns for socks and slippers All patterns come in 3 sizes Hardback Ribbon bookmarker Language: English (also available in Finnish) ISBN: 978-952-7468-52-4 (English edition) Weight: Approx. 1150 g / 2.5 lb Dimensions: 215 x 278 x 26 mm Printed in Latvia
Laine Publishing Embroidery on Knits
Transform your knits with a handful of simple embroidery stitches: a cozy cardigan embellished with bright flowers, a dragonfly on the front of a sweater and mittens with plants climbing up the back of the hand. This timeless embroidery book features 18 nature-inspired templates, generously complimented by insightful tips and ideas on how to use them. Embroidery on Knits is an in-depth guide to contemporary stitching with and on wool, explaining every step of the process — from planning to finished project. It is a source of inspiration and knowledge for crafty beginners and savvy stitchers alike. Judit Gummlich is a multi-talented crafter who has worked in theatre costume departments for more than 20 years. She is a passionate knitter, gardener, beekeeper and nature lover. Judit lives with her husband, bees and two cats in Hamburg, Germany. Embroidery on Knits is her first book. Book Details 200 pages 18 embroidery projects Hardback Print only Photography by Simone Hawlisch ISBN: 978-952-7468-77-7 Weight: Approx. 1000 g / 2.2 lb Dimensions: 216 x 276 x 22 mm
Laine Press Laine Magazine - Issue 18
Laine 18 — called Weekend Getaway — we take time to relax in a little cottage by the forest. The versatile and comfortable knits are suited for both indoors and outdoors, and they are the perfect addition to your wardrobe as the days get colder. The knits of our autumn issue are a real treat for texture lovers! Designers featured in this issue: Jenny Ansah, Marcela Chang, Melissa Clulow, Emma Ducher, Jenna Kostet, Ksenia Naidyon, Olga Putano, Tiia Reho, Anna Sjösvärd and Julia Wilkens. Issue 18, Autumn 2023, includes: 11 knitting patterns 5 sweaters, 2 cardigans, 1 slipover, 1 shawl, 1 hat and 1 pair of mittens. An interview with knitwear designer and fashion historian Sydney Crabaugh An article about Shetland and its knitting traditions, with Gudrun Johnston and Mary Jane Mucklestone Jeanette Sloan’s Fibre Talk: Tanis “Akutuq” Simpson Five Ways by Päivi Kankaro, who gathers experts’ tips on mending your knits. Where I Knit: In this issue, we meet Nora, who likes to knit on the rooftop of her home in Cologne, Germany Seasonal recipes to inspire your autumn cooking Book reviews