Francesca Jackson 3 Kera's thoughts: This appears to be the technique - Sock heels or Partial knitting. I like on this sample the graduation of sizing and the placement of colour.
A BEAUTIFUL BOARD OF PINTEREST: TEXTILES, TEXTURES AND FABRIC MANIPULATION
Textile Textures through Fabric Manipulation - dimensional patterns & texture creation Mehr
Knit + Pleat / Two Tone Texture
As a knitted textiles designer, I draw inspiration from architectural forms, interlocking structures and contrasting textures. I aim to produce work which is intriguing, complex and unique by combining traditional techniques and unusual materials.
Group project based around the concept of upcyling and the crafts of the favelas of Brazil and planes of Africa. We used only products that were found or given to us and processes that could be replicated in areas without access to machinery.
Contrasting traditional techniques such as macrame and knot-making with unconventional materials, this project explores architectural forms and optical illusions.