Pom Pom Magazine - Issue 39: Winter 2021
The knit and crochet designs in Issue 39 are inspired by rhythm! The Winter 2021 collection is packed with patterns which honor echoes, explore semi-tonal shifts in color, and include repeating motifs to allow you to get into a stitching groove. We love how the designers have taken the auditory theme and created patterns which highlight the aspects of rhythm we see, such as written musical scores and the visual representation of soundwaves. No matter at what tempo you craft, there’s a winter project for you here!
Artist, maker, and stylist Lydia Morrow was the creative director for this issue’s photoshoot! After you’ve found your crafting cadence, enjoy the two articles in Issue 39. In ‘Rhythms of Handiwork’, Felicity (Felix) Ford explores the communal and historical relationship between craft and rhythm, while Claudia Khan writes touchingly about the delicate melody of parenthood, partnership, and time in her article, ‘A Family Song’. Kiyomi and Sachiko Burgin are the authors of this issue’s handmade lip balm tutorial, so you can combat chapped lips brought on by cold weather and even have some non-knitted handmade gifts ready for the festive season.