From bunnies and bears to Russian dolls and robots, discover a unique range of 20 adorable little knitted characters, each packed with personality and individual charm. Each of the softly coloured characters is a joy to knit for all abilities, making them the perfect gift for a loved one or a quirky home accent. Projects combine simple knits with cute fabric applique accents to add that extra element to your usual knit 'n' purl. Clear making up instructions, fun narrative text and the sweetest photography make this book a delightful gift as well as an irresistible addition to your knitting collection.
Laura Long graduated with a knitted textiles degree from Central St Martins in 2003 and has been working out of her central London studio ever since. She teaches knitting and designs, makes and sells her knitted creations to boutiques and galleries all over the world. Teaching and freelance work has played an important part in her business, and her previous clients include Rowan yarns, Simply Knitting and Knit Today magazines, and publications such as Collective Knitting and Holiday Knits.
The first knitted toys to incorporate patches of sewn-on fabric to enhance the shabby chic effect The only knitted toy book to include rhymes and illustrations about each character - the perfect knitting book to share with a child or give as a gift From experienced designer and knitter, Laura Long, whose unique creations are sold worldwide