Knitting has made a thoroughly modern comeback, and Hollywood knitwear designer Suss Cousins has had no small part in its stylish renaissance. In Hollywood Knits and Hollywood Knits Stylenow in affordable new paperback editionsCousins shares the creativity and panache that have helped inspire a new generation of hip young knitters.
Hollywood Knits features 30 offbeat and colorful projectsfrom adorable hats and scarves to gorgeous sweaters, throws, and a cell phone holderthat are both elegant and wearable, modeled by Hollywood icons such as Julianne Moore and Chanel model Kirsty Hume. In Hollywood Knits Style, Cousins presents 30 more chic and modern designsincluding a funky purse, a Valentine pillow, and even his-and-her dog sweaters for hipster poochesalong with just a little insider gossip about the stars who have made, bought, or worn them. She also shows knitters how to host knitting parties, start a knitting circle, decorate with yarn, and fund-raise through knitting.