Aleks Byrd - whose roots are in Estonia, Canada and the USA - is a knitwear designer based in Bath, UK. In addition to knitwear design, she works as an illustrator and teaches Estonian knitting techniques around the world.
In her designs, tradition and Aleks' own, graphic style meet. With her book, Aleks wants to make traditional Estonian techniques accessible to everyone, At the same time, she builds a bridge between Estonian knitters and international knitting community.
19 knitting patterns
Detailed illustrated tutorials for 5 traditional Estonian knitting techniques.
Both charts and written instructions