Author(s): Sue Culligan
Celebrate your inner geek with 20 fun and easy projects!The future was once a beckoning landscape where technology would make all things possible. Space travel! Robot maids! Personal jetpacks! Mind-controlling ray guns! With Knits of Tomorrow you can celebrate this ideal world-that-never-was with original and creative projects that will appeal to any techno-geek-or those who knit for them.Knits of Tomorrow features a wide range of projects, all with a technological bent. They are mostly quick and simple-toys, accessories, and home decor items such as rocket-ship desk caddies, circuit-board scarves, and a robot pillow. There are practical projects as well-tablet covers, laptop bags, and iPod cozies.The playful and fun projects are primarily aimed at an audience with a nostalgic taste for sci-fi, video games, and electronic gizmos past and present.
Sue Culligan studied graphics and photography at Brighton College of Art. Having been a passionate knitter since childhood, she decided to start her own business designing and selling children's knitwear in a tiny shop in Brighton. Sue also writes the yarn review for Knitting magazine and is the author of The Knitting Stitch and Motif Directory. She now spends much of her time in France, where she runs a bed & breakfast and knitting retreat.