About the author
Author, Gréta Sörensen has previously published the very popular and first contemporary knitting hadnbook Prjónabíblian in Iceland (The Knitting Bible, manual in Icelandic only), which was shortlisted for the Fjöruverðlaunin book prize. Gréta was very young when she was given her first lopi sweater knitted by her mother. Since then she has knitted many lopi sweaters for her children, their spouses and her grandchildren. Gréta Sörensen is a professional textile designer and a teacher of weaving and textiles. Her career has mainly focused on teaching visual arts, handcrafts and design.