It is time for our delightful summer issue! Laine Magazine Issue 17 — aptly named Here Comes the Sun — feels like the first tender rays of sun after a long winter.
The inspiring summer knits and fun, quirky photos create a happy, relaxed mix with a subtle vintage feel.
Issue 17, Summer 2023, includes:
- 11 knitting patterns (both charts and written instructions provided)
- 4 sweaters, 3 cardigans, 1 top, 2 shawls, and 1 pair of socks.
- An interview with the French designer and debut author Cinthia Vallet
- An article about an Australian sheep farmer who shepherds a flock of Finnsheep 15,000 km from their homeland.
- Jeanette Sloan’s Fibre Talk: In this issue, she meets Lissy and Rudi Robinson-Cole, a couple making crochet art inspired by their Māori heritage.
- Five Ways by our regular writer Päivi Kankaro. In this issue, Päivi gathers experts’ tips on how you can start designing your own knitwear patterns!
- Where I Knit: In this issue, we meet a Finnish knitter who likes to knit in nature.
- Seasonal recipes to inspire your summer cooking: tomato confit, lemon fizz mocktail, and almond pavlovas
Designers featured in this issue: Julia Disini, Rastus Hsu, Elena Solier Jansà, Pauliina Leisti, Veronika Lindberg, Marie Régnier, Jacquline Rivera, Lene Tøsti, Maija Vasala, Pope Vergara and Thea Vesterby.