This site contains all of the guidance created to assist you with your reknitting project.
As an academic researcher, Amy has written about the concepts driving her reknitting work, and the experiences of people who decide to have a go. If you’d like to find out more, take a look at:
- Folk Fashion: Understanding Homemade Clothes by Amy Twigger Holroyd, published by I.B.Tauris in 2017 (Chapters 5 and 6 discuss reknitting in detail)
- ‘Re-knitting: the emotional experience of opening knitted garments‘, The Journal of Design Strategies 7(1), pp.112-9 (2015)
- ‘Reknit revolution: knitwear design for the domestic circular economy‘, article in Journal of Textile Design Research & Practice 6(1), pp.89–111 (2018)
A full list of Amy’s publications can be found here.