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Sunday, October 21 • 1:45pm - 2:45pm
Kathleen Dames | Finding Inspiration Wherever You Are | Tales of Yarn | 2:00 - 2:45 (seating at 1:45)

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Even before pitching the idea of I Knit New York (the first Knit Like A Local™ book from One More Row Press), Kathleen Dames looked all around her for knitting inspiration, from Mansfield Park to the high seas to the streets of New York City. Inspiration can come from anywhere, and designers take those ideas and spin them into their own individual creations, because a handmade sweater (or shawl or hat) is more than just a pile of stitches, it is an opportunity to create a very personal work of art. Kathleen will have all the samples from the second Knit Like A Local™ title, I Knit Paris, on hand.

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Kathleen Dames

Kathleen Dames lives and knits in New York City.In her words... Though I didn’t realize it at the time, I’ve been a knitwear designer from my first large-scale knitting project, a poncho for which I wanted to use a different yarn than specified, as well as a different stitch pattern... Read More →

Sunday October 21, 2018 1:45pm - 2:45pm EDT
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