* A wide range of stylish projects-from accessories to full garments-all in today's trendy neutral tones. While traditional knitting techniques are used, the designs themselves are decidedly contemporary, showcasing the modern Scandinavian style aesthetic of exploring the many faces of simplicity, while using natural, eco-friendly materials * Simple to complex knitting techniques * Flat-out gorgeous garments photographed in a strikingly beautiful setting, the famed Ice Hotel in Sweden: pure catnip for knitters
Ingalill has been the chief designer and quality manager for one of Sweden's largest knitting companies for many years. During her thirty years in the industry, she has acquired a wealth of experience in knitwear construction and the design of knitting patterns. After graduating from the Swedish School of Textiles in Boras, Ingalill was hired by one of Sweden's largest knitting companies. She has also worked as a freelance designer for 10 years. Besides working for all of Sweden's major knitting companies, Ingalill has also designed knitting patterns for weekly publications. Today she runs her own yarn store Garngabriken (the Yarn Factory) in Gothenburg. Stickatiekologiskull is her first book, and she hopes to inspire and share her knowledge with everyone who enjoys knitting. Ewa is a creative and driven entrepreneur who runs two successful businesses, Andinsson Photography and the publisher AndinaForlagher. In 2009, Ewa started the publisher AndinaForlag. Two of the publisher's most popular books are the chocolate book Med karlek till choklad and the knitting book Stickatiekologiskull.