Laine Magazine

Laine is a high-quality Nordic knit & lifestyle magazine for knit folks. The creators of Laine cherish natural fibers, slow living, local craftsmanship and beautiful, simple things in life – much like we do here at Laughing Hens HQ (and we know you do too!). Their intention is to inspire you to gather and share, to be part of a community of like-minded knitters, makers and thinkers from near and far. “Knitting is more than just knit, knit, purl. It is a feeling.”

Laine Magazine includes patterns from a bunch of talented, innovative, leading knitwear designers, insightful, long-format stories from the world of wool, interviews, exciting travel articles, seasonal recipes and strong, visual storytelling.

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Model wearing Skog from Laine issue 10 is smiling and touching the brim of her hat with both hands.

“Knitting is more than just knit, knit, purl. 

It is a feeling.”




 

LAINE is a high-quality Nordic knit & lifestyle magazine for knit folks. The creators of Laine cherish natural fibres, slow living, local craftsmanship and beautiful, simple things in life – much like we do here at Laughing Hens HQ (and we know you do too!).


LAINE intend to inspire you to gather and share; to be part of a community of like-minded knitters, makers and thinkers from near and far. 

 





Each issue of LAINE MAGAZINE includes:

  • patterns from talented, innovative and diverse knitwear designers
  • insightful stories and articles from the world of wool
  • interviews with interesting figures within the woolly community
  • seasonal recipes
  • beautiful format, exquisite photography and strong, visual storytelling

 

 

Order your copy of Laine Magazine Issue 10 Autumn Winter 2020

Seli Cardigan by Aleks Byrd.
Featuring corrugated rib and an Estonian knitted braid called a Kihnu Vits on the cuffs, neckline and hem, whilst the sleeves have a descending motifs created using the inlay technique called Roosimine.


Close up of sleeve detail on Seli Cardigan from Laine Magazine Issue 10
Closeup view of the lattice cabling on Dyyni Sweater from Laine Magazine Issue 10
Partial back view of Akwa Miri colourwork cardigan from Laine Magazine Issue 10

Akwa Miri by Sylvia Watts-Cherry. 

A longline cardigan inspired by the traditional American college oversize cardigan and the pattern from a piece of cotton textile, hand woven by Ibo women of Akwete, Nigeria.

Lifestyle images of two models sitting in a field wearing Snowy Forest sweater in cropped and long versions.

Tiny Pebbles by Veera Välimäki

An easy-to-wear sweater featuring a contemporary colourwork yoke with bobbles, worked in one piece from top down with some short rows and moderately oversized fit.

Close-up of colourwork and bobble yoke detailing on Tiny Pebbles jumper from Laine Magazine Issue 10