Knitters You Should Know: TheAndiPants

It is evident that Andi Satterlund is an incredibly talented knitter- her designs, beautiful and classic, still manage to be trendy, wearable, and flattering.  Andi’s blog, Untangling Knots, is a really great read- with everything from informative tips to anecdotes about life, this is one of the blogs I look forward to seeing in my feed reader.  (Check out … Continue reading

Knitters You Should Know: NeulovaNarttu

Meet NeulovaNarttu!  Soile is a knitter from Finland, and her gorgeous projects span the spectrum of colors, cables, and lace- with her knitting, slight modifications go a long way to totally transform knits, giving them unique character and beautiful charm.  Soile blogs here, in Finnish- but I encourage you to go and look at her photography … Continue reading

Knitters You Should Know: elf518

 Folkloric imagery side-by-side with beeping robots, neon colors juxtaposed in the most perfectly garish way, and  fair-isle on the smallest possible gauge.  Add two parts clever, one part cozy, and three parts whimsical, and you’ll be at the project page of elf518.  Quick to remind knitters that the ‘elf’ in her ravelry name simply happens … Continue reading

Knitters You Should Know: PhotoKnitDog

Meet PhotoKnitDog!  Lina is a professional photographer from New York, and a pretty awesome knitter to boot. If it hasn’t become clear yet, I am totally fascinated by photography- I love it!  Lina is amazing at her job, and luckily for her fellow knitters, applies her incredible talent to her knitwear as well.  Make sure … Continue reading

Knitters You Should Know: MotherOPurl

Meet MotherOPurl!  I was introduced to Alexis Winslow’s designs when I saw her figurehead shawl in Knitscene magazine- I immediately had to cast on!  All of Winslow’s work has a wonderfully hip and wearable feel, and many of her designs feature bold, graphic stripes and patterns which hint at her formal training in textile design.  But … Continue reading

Knitters You Should Know: Ohdessa

Meet Ohdessa!  You know Odessa from her colorwork mitten pattern in Knitty Deep Fall 2010- her adept use of color in intricate two-color mittens is amazing, and it’s no surprise that mittens are her favorite item to knit!  Enjoy Odessa’s interview, and check out her blog  and ravelry for more!       How did you get into … Continue reading

Knitters You Should Know: Lingy

For the second interview of the weekend, meet Lingy! Roseann is a graphic designer from California, and documents her beautiful photography on her tumblr.  Hundreds of people have ‘favorited’ Lingy’s projects on Ravelry- for a reason!  Her knits are completed with impeccable taste; lovely colors and beautiful patterns culminate in enchanting photographs.  I first found … Continue reading