An internationally successful knitwear designer, Melanie Berg, also known by the trade name Mairlynd, has been creating and publishing designs since 2011.
Melanie has compiled a collection of her most beautiful colorwork shawls along with three new shawls published exclusively in this superbly designed book. Her fans as well as knitters all over the world will enjoy knitting from this bilingual edition with instructions in both English and German.
Melanie Berg combines texture and color into wearable modern designs that are both playful and beautiful. She designs to surprise — from matching cheeky stripes with elegant lace, to choosing unexpected color combinations. She loves to collaborate with other creative types around the world and her patterns have been published by yarn companies and knitting magazines large and small.
Melanie lives with her husband and three children in Bonn, Germany, where she finds inspiration in the landscape, history, and culture.