Within the pages of Perfectly Feminine Knits, acquaint yourself with a softer style of knitting with a new collection of garments from author Lene Holme Samsøe that explore striking shapes, refined details, and lovely textures. You’ll delight in patterns that effortlessly combine a thoroughly modern sophistication with a certain delicate femininity. Projects range from knitted sweaters, cardigans, and ponchos to lovely scarves, stockings, mittens, and possibly the prettiest hat one's ever seen.
An elegant palette using yarns that range from sheer to heavier-weight create the attractive silhouettes of these chic, wearable patterns that make you feel beautiful. From relaxed weekend attire to an office-ready garment, Lene has knitters covered for all occasions. A number of these patterns have optional variations that transform the garments in subtle ways making summer sweaters fit comfortably right alongside garments and accessories intended for chillier months when layered.
With patterns both easy and more complex, there’s something for every level of knitter in Perfectly Feminine Knits.
Lene Holme Samsøe has worked as a knitwear designer since 1988. She is the author ofFeminine Knits and Essentially Feminine Knits (both Interweave). A full-time knitwear designer for yarn companies and magazines, she lives in Denmark.