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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 in Progress

I’m almost done with my Sacre Coeur shawl, and a good thing, too!  My design yarn will be arriving any day now and as soon as it gets here I’ll need to bust my behind to get my socks knitted … Continue reading

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More mail from Estonia!

Hi again!  (I’m trying to do better at posting every week, we’ll see how long I can keep this up!) So, earlier this week I received another parcel from overseas!  Well, two actually.  After getting the stitch dictionary I posted … Continue reading

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Look – I have actual knitting!

Hi again! January was great, because I did some actual ‘me’ knitting for a change!  I squeezed it in among my design submission call swatching and whatnot.  And I finished a couple things, too! First up: I had these socks … Continue reading

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I got a new Stitch Dictionary!

Hello again!  I hope your January has been a good one.  Mine has! In preparation for doing research and writing an article and pattern on Estonian Lace, I’ve ordered a few books directly from Estonia.  The first one arrived earlier … Continue reading

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New Year, New Designs

Hello! Happy New Year everyone!  🙂 I’ve had a couple new designs (and an article) published since I last checked in! An article on Thrumming and a pattern for a thrummed cowl and hand muff (Arctic Cowl and Muff) was … Continue reading

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