explore knits inspired by the art of South America with 25 garments that combine knitting and purl techniques that add texture to stunning colorwork.
Take a knitting journey through Latin America with Danish knitwear designer Marianne Isager and with the new Inca Knits easy-to-download eBook.
Marianne’s name is synonymous with modern Danish design, and Inca Knits is no exception. Every project has a striking feature, be it an interesting combination of yarns, a clever use of stitch pattern, or an unusual form of construction.
Part knitting book, part travelogue, Inca Knits: Designs Inspired by South American Traditions showcases 15 stunning projects for women, men, and children inspired by the art and culture of the high Andes and South America.
Choose from sweaters inspired by ancient Peruvian pottery, the baskets of Ecuador, Peruvian hats and belts, even the animals of the region. Each project is beautifully photographed, and accompanied by easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions with charts and diagrams. In drawings, photos, and essays, learn about Marianne’s inspiration for each piece.
With Inca Knits you will learn:
New and innovative uses of color and pattern
Interesting construction and texture techniques
How to find inspiration in various landscapes, wildlife, textiles and more
Bring the stunning colorwork, vibrant stripes, and geometric motifs of ancient Incan textiles to the twenty-first century with your new Inca Knits Book.