Haiku Knits Pattern Book by Tanya Alpert
In Haiku Knits, an appreciation for understated, direct beauty is expressed in knitting.
The texture of a felted skirt, the rhythm of a chain of twisted cables, or the casual elegance of an asymmetric sweater is inspired by Haiku, the graceful and evocative form of Japanese poetry, celebrates nature in all its subtle and unobtrusive beauty.
Author Tanya Alpert, a knitwear designer and fiber artist, presents 25 simple, modern garments and accessories inspired by Japanese design, featuring innovative elements and beautiful fibers.
These technically simple yet stylish and sophisticated designs will appeal to fashion-forward knitters at all skill levels. Illustrated throughout with stunning photographs, this elegant book also includes an appendix of essential techniques.