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Knitting International #13 – Cynthia Levy, Canada

Knitting International #13 – Cynthia Levy, Canada

Do you love cables? Me too! That’s why these designs couldn’t be left out in this series of interviews during the 2017 Indie Design Gift-Along. I first came across the Razzle Dazzle Socks (cover picture) on my hunt for Christmas knits and had to check out te other designs connected, so I want to introduce you to Cynthia Levy, (aka Redtigerdesigns), Canada Cynthia grew up in Nova Scotia, Canada and currently lives in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada with her husband, a floatplane,…

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Knitting International #12 – Priscilla Webb, England

Knitting International #12 – Priscilla Webb, England

As a toy lover and designer I can hardly walk past other designer’s cute creations and Cilla’s adorable creations need to be shown here, too! My next project for the GAL2017 is Bigglesworth the Bat (cover picture) and I cannot imagine anyone who wouldn’t love to have one, so It’ll be a tough choice to whom to give it for Christmas… But read more about Priscilla Webb (aka Slaatje on Ravelry), England Priscilla is 33 years old and living in…

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Knitting International #10 – Andrée Beddoe, USA

Knitting International #10 – Andrée Beddoe, USA

I must say I am exhausted. Just seeing all the incredible designs during the Gift Along my brain starts entering a meltdown phase already! When am I supposed to knit this all? BUT! Andrée’s absolutely stunning designs just HAD to be mentioned here, too. Two of her lovely shawl patterns went into my queue right away and I aim to cast on at least her incredible Dragon Breath Shawl (cover picture) during the Gift Along. Andrée Beddoe, USA Andrée lives in…

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Knitting International #8 – Kathryn Folkerth, Tanzania

Knitting International #8 – Kathryn Folkerth, Tanzania

The New kid, this post’s cover picture, didn’t want me to scroll any further in the list of designs on offer for the Gift along and I had to see more of Kathryn’s designs. Like this one for example! I also love how Kathryn is modelling her own designs! So now in our journey around the globe in search of new incredible designers I present to you Kathryn Folkerth (aka Publius on Ravelry), Tanzania Kathryn is originally from Cincinnati, Ohio but…

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Knitting international #5 – Gabriella Henry, New Zealand

Knitting international #5 – Gabriella Henry, New Zealand

This time I’ll take you to the other end of the world (as seen from Stockholm, Sweden, that is 🙂 Travel Turtle went to New Zealand in 2014 and absolutely LOVED it! See pictures here. So of course I’ll include a kiwi designer for you here. Say hi to Gabriella Henry, (aka sweetp on Ravelry) from Marlborough, New Zealand! Gabriella is a New Zealand designer who who is also a fulltime primary school teacher. At the moment she is teaching 6…

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Knitting International #4 – Linda Marveng, Norway

Knitting International #4 – Linda Marveng, Norway

When looking for inspiration one has to look left and right. There are so many incredible talents out there and so many styles and the Indie Design Gift Along is a great way to discover them all 🙂 Today is the last day to grab more than 5300 patterns at 25% off (use coupon code giftalong2017) Sale ends tonight, 23:59 US EST I was looking westwards at my neighbour Norway and found a very talented designer from Oslo that I…

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Knitting International #2 – Sara Schira, Canada

Knitting International #2 – Sara Schira, Canada

When scrolling through the lovely designs on offer for the Indie Design Gift Along This lovely pattern jumped at me: Sara Schira’s Telephone Poles.  I love the simplicity and clear lines and also the colour contrast of this pattern. Naturally I had to check out the other designs and wanted to get to know the person behind the design, so I asked her for an interview.  Meet from Manitoba, Canada: Sara Schira (Imaginedlandscapes) At Imagined Landscapes Sara designs knitting patterns that are bold,…

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