‘Knitwear’ Category

  1. Interview with Mati Ventrillon


    March 5, 2013 by Ville Raivio

    “39 years old, designer-maker of Fair Isle knitwear and an Architect. I came to live in Fair Isle in 2007. I grew …
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  2. Fabric Shaver


    March 1, 2013 by Ville Raivio

    Pilling is the henchman of entropy. Even the finest of fibers are mere subordinates to friction and wear, with one’s …
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  3. Ribbing Stretching


    February 28, 2013 by Ville Raivio

    Most  woollen knits have plenty of stretch in the ribbing, but ecxeptions abound. When the  piece fits well, but its …
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