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Knitwear Design as Problem Solving

Posted by Stephanie Earp on

Knitwear Design as Problem Solving

I was a teaching a knitting class last month and while we were working away on some short rows, one of the women in class asked me what inspires my designs. Truthfully, when I started submitting designs to magazines years ago, I was trying to come up with things I hadn't seen before. I thought that was my only way into the market. The results were... interesting, but lacked universal appeal. I'm still proud of those designs, but not many people opted to knit them.Now, I tend to approach design from a problem solving point of view - as much...

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