The fiber world is all abuzz about sustainable yarns and alternative materials, and AwareKnits jumps on this trend with a socially conscious approach to knitting and crochet.
“With AwareKnits , Adrienne and Vickie have done a great job showing stitchers how they can make easy, simple choices to go green. Bravo!”—Frances Beinecke, President, Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)
“AwareKnits makes me want to rush off to buy yarn! The designs are gorgeous. For me, knitting is meditation, and how wonderful that I can be Zen and green and create a sexy sweater all at the same time.”
Sophie Uliano, author of Gorgeously Green: 8 Simple Steps to an Earth-Friendly Life and The Gorgeously Green DIet: How to Live Lean & Green
“AwareKnits is what the world needs now! With excellent in-depth information on eco-aware fibers that puts it all into perspective without preaching, it’s like learning from your ultra-cool big sisters. The patterns are fantastic and you’ll be inspired to take action on both your knits and your eco-consciousness.”Shannon Okey, author of Alt Fiber: 25+ Projects for Knitting Green with Bamboo, Soy, Hemp and More, winner of the 2008 Proggy Award for Most Animal-Friendly Craft Book