Tastefully decorate your home with stylish, handmade accents, as designed by top knitting designer Jody Long. Starting with an introduction to basic techniques used throughout the book, creating your first project will be a breeze. Using the simplest techniques, Jody has created a collection that is practical yet extremely attractive for the whole home, including, a tea cosy, table set, wall hangings, throws, rugs, baskets to cushions of all shapes and sizes, and even bunting. Each project has easy to follow instructions with full colour photos to help even the most novice knitter to achieve results. For anyone looking to spruce up their home with some of these delightful knits, Contemporary Home Knits is the book for you. This book includes contemporary and stylish designs for every room, easy-to-follow instructions, quick knitting patterns using chunky yarns, and great stash-busting projects.
Jody Long (1984) was born in Portsmouth, UK, grew up in Waterlooville, Hampshire, and moved to Malaga, Spain in 2014. For over ten years he designed for all the major UK and US knitting magazines, then moved on to design for knitting mills around the globe.