Emdal Colorknit was founded in 2007 by the danish textile artist, Signe Emdal. Signe calls herself ”a channel”, or ”a translator”, when she works with interpretations of historical sources for various clients, art-projects/installations and her own product –range of knitted accessories. She is also known as the ”hug-maker”, cause of her SCARF called: ”A wearable hug”.
Emdal Colorknit factory is located next to the ocean, with an old-school industrial production of knitted textiles & artistic approach. The slow production-method of the knitted textiles is a conscious choice and a mindful approach to daily life.
Signe & the machine is a rare combination of feminine soft energy & masculine hard steel. She only uses the softest natural yarns, and make people fall in love with their knitted precious scarves. Beauty is a key-word in Signe´s work. Her life is about contributing with “beautifulness & calmness” as she likes to describe it. Try to feel the knitted textiles from Emdal Colorknit, and you will know what this story is all about!