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Some-Warm-Mittens

Some Warm Mittens

The Some Warm Mitten series of four mitten patterns is a collaboration between Shirl the Purl (Shirley Scott), author of Canada Knits, …

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Elsebeth Lavold

Elsebeth Lavold is a prominent knit designer in Sweden whose work is appreciated world-wide. Her first book, Viking Patterns for Knitting, was …

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Hélène Magnússon

Hélène Magnússon is a leading knit designer in Iceland. She began her professional life as a lawyer in Paris before she made …

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Lynette Meek

Le Tissier designer Lynette Meek is inspired by traditional colourwork and lace patterns, and adds her own very colourful and beaded touch …

Beth Brown-Reinsel

Beth Brown-Reinsel

Knitting Traditions designer Beth Brown-Reinsel has been creating designs inspired by historic garments, and teaching traditional knitting techniques, for over 20 years. …

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Sheep to Shawl

Donna Druchunas is a knitter with a passion for writing, designing, teaching and traveling to knitting destinations. She is the author of …

The Dutch Knitters

The Dutch Knitters

The Dutch Knitters web site features listings of in-depth classes on traditional knitting taught by Carla Meijsen, primarily in The Netherlands and …

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Lucy Neatby Designs

Lucy Neatby is most highly regarded for her colourful knitting (and colourful hair!), her innovative knitting techniques, and extensive selection of knitting …

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Meg Swansen

Knit designer Meg Swansen of Schoolhouse Press is inspired by many different traditional designs and techniques. Her mother, Elizabeth Zimmermann, was innovative …

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Red Bird Knits

Red Bird Knits designer Robyn Gallimore creates intricate colourwork pattern designs for socks and other accessories, knit in Fair Isle style. Her …