Hip young knitters kw the Internet is the freshest source for knitting information, inspiration, and materials. Many follow knitting's creative bloggers obsessively. In Brave New Knits , Interweave magazine contributor Julie Turjoman has gathered a talented group of the most popular bloggers, each of whom shares a new pattern created just for this book. Contributors include Clara Parkes of Knitter's Review , Stefanie Japel of Glampyre Knits , Jared Flood of Brooklyn Tweed , and many more. Each blogger's pattern is accompanied by a profile explaining how they developed their signature styles and their thoughts on knitting's vibrant online community. With 26 exclusive, previously unpublished patterns and an extensive resource section, Brave New Knits provides today's generation of knitters with their own insider's guide to their favourite personalities and gorgeous patterns from newer bloggers.
An accomplished knitter for more than 20 years, Julie Turjoman's original hand-knit designs have been published in Interweave Knits and Twist Collective magazines, as well as the book Vampire Knits (Potter Craft, 2010). She writes and designs in the San Francisco Bay area, in a room filled with yarn.