Monthly Archives: June 2016

My Design Process

Every knit designer has a somewhat different design process.  Here’s a bit about my process: The first part is always getting an idea.  I tend to be inspired by a stitch pattern, a yarn, or a garment shape that gets … Continue reading

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Call for Test Knitters

I have a new shawl design and I’m looking for test knitters!  This is my Roxanne shawl, a rectangular lace shawl with a knitted on border.  Roxanne is a shawl that celebrates life and growth. Vining flowers and heart shaped leaf … Continue reading

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Why Test Knitting?

One thing that I’ve learned over the past two and a half years is that designing patterns is one thing, but making sure that everything is right is another!  My first few patterns were published as free patterns and the … Continue reading

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Starting a Ravelry Group

With the publication of my new shawl, the Kerti Shawl, I thought it was time to start a Ravelry group.  You can now find me at the Heddi Craft Designs group on Ravelry, as well as on Facebook and Instagram. … Continue reading

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Introducing Kerti

I’m very excited to announce the release of my newest shawl design, the Kerti Shawl.  It was published this week in an exclusive collection by Knitpicks called Joyful Lace.  You can find the collection on the Knitpicks website and on … Continue reading

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