Kitterly Knitting and Crochet Kits

Using technology to match makers and their skill levels with preassembled packages

Worth more than $3 billion a year, the knitting and crochet industry is no laughing matter, and you’d be mistaken for thinking it’s not high on Silicon Valley’s list of things to update. As such, Kitterly is a DIY, tech-focused platform that matches “makers” to kits—sort of like Netflix’s suggested section, except for knitting and crochet. Kitterly’s focus is to bring the right products to …

Boys Will be Boys Collection by Wool and the Gang

London's resident knitwear enthusiasts introduce a chunkier range for men

As temperatures continue to drop in the Northern Hemisphere, it’s officially the season to begin wrapping up. Just in time, the beautifully groomed and crafty designers at Wool and the Gang introduce their new ready-made collection for men, titled “Boys Will Be Boys,” ideal for discerning gents who prefer a chunkier class of knit. Described as “serious and wild,” the new collection remains hand-knitted by …

Durable, Modular Bags from Unit Portables

Lugging laptops and documents is easy (and stylish) with these sturdy, waterproof satchels

Unit Portables makes bags for those truly looking for form and function, and the latest range from the Stockholm collective—unveiled today, 22 September—does not disappoint in either area. With sleek lines and an almost military aesthetic, the new collection includes a laptop bag, backpack and messenger bag created from the brand’s (now) signature waterproof, high-density polyester canvas. All units have an outer grid system that …