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Inside the Designer’s Head Series
inside the designer's head series of live meetings with knitting celebrities
Inside the Designer’s Head Series
Knit Companion May 20 and/or May 27

Inside the Designer’s Head Series


  • Description
  • Anne Hanson
  • Knit Companion
  • Whimzeestitches and String Creations

  • This is your chance for a (virtual) meeting with today’s top knitwear designers. Hear their story and find out how they think and what inspires them. Lots of fun—plus door prizes! Each is priced separately, and some are free!  Please enjoy this fun special experience up close and personal with your favorite yarn celebs!

  • Anne Hanson May 23, 2020 2-3pm EASTERN

    Knitspot owner and designer Anne Hanson, a life-long knitter with a background in the fashion and graphic design fields, teaches and writes about knitting, spinning, and designing at her blog, Anne lives and works in Ohio with David, who loves wool, too; together they are the owners and creators of the renowned Knitspot yarn clubs and Bare Naked Wools yarn collection.

    Anne is the author of The Lace Lessons, The Bare Naked Knitspot Series, and several other eBook Publications. Her design work has been included in Brooklyn Tweed Wool People, Interweave Knits, Knitty, Sock Knitting Master Class, The Knitter’s Handy Book of Top-Down Sweaters, The Knitter, Twist Collective, and My Grandmother’s Knitting. She has produced popular instructional videos with both Craftsy and Interweave Knits. Anne’s complete catalog of designs and Bare Naked Wools Yarns are available for purchase in the Knitspot Pattern Shop.

  • Sally Holt, Knit Companion

    Wednesday, May 20, 3-4pm Eastern -and/or- Wednesday, May 27, 7-8pm Eastern. You can come to EiTHER, or BOTH

    Sally Holt, Designer/Creator of the Revolutionary App, Knit Companion, is giving us a demo and answering your questions, LIVE! There will be prizes and Lots of great info about the app. knitCompanion is a pattern tracking app for knitters and fiber artists. knitCompanion makes it easy to keep track so you can focus on your craft, learn new techniques, and enjoy the fabric you are creating. Join us as Sally takes us on a walk around the app. She will cover topics like linking your Ravelry library, creating your first project, and using the app to keep track. There will be time for live questions at the end.

  • Whimzeestitches Designs & Rock and String Creations May 30 10-11 am Eastern

    This is a free event, a TRUNK SHOW of Rick & Erin's creations. Come see! Just pull up a chair and have your favorite morning beverage and your knitting or crochet and lets see what they've got. Have a notepad handy because I think it will be a whirlwind of gorgeous stuff! Place your order after the show and mention your participating shop, the shops get the credit for sending you. We are all in this together and these two great vendors want the shops to do well, that is so nice of them.

    Sign up to get a FREE login code for the ZOOM event. You will receive the login email the day before, so be sure to sign up ahead of time, so we know who will be there. Signup closes the day before.