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About knitsbyheather

I'm a TKGA certified Master Knitter. I'm a knitwear designer and a knitting instructor. I'm also a stay at home and homeschooling mom of two wonderful boys. They sure keep me on my toes! When I'm not teaching or chasing around the boys, I'm knitting, designing, or reading!!

WiP Wednesday

Look at that – I actually have a couple somethings to show you! I’m working on a pair of plain socks (with afterthought heels) as my ‘mindless knitting’ – and they’re a good ways done. The yarn is Knit Picks … Continue reading

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New Pattern, DC trip and sickness

Hello all!  So sorry for my long absence – I was pretty sick all of last week, so I was unable to post an update.  Now I’m feeling much better, so I can get that update to you! I had … Continue reading

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Upcoming Classes

Hi everyone! Carolina Fiber Fest is coming up in a week!  Who’s coming?  I’m teaching ‘A Sampling of Short Rows’ and ‘Finishing School’ – both on Saturday.  My short row class is one where we learn a ton of different … Continue reading

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WiP and teaching 

I’ve got a pair of plain socks on my needles, now that I’m between design knitting for a few days!  These will have afterthought heels so that the stripes are maintained. The yarn is Felici from Knit Picks in the … Continue reading

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FO Friday

I actually have a FO to show you on a Friday!  How about that! I finished my Sacre Coeur shawl the other day, and just in the nick of time, too.  My design yarn came the day I finished the … Continue reading

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