Each designer has donated their design to this ebook. Tin Can Knits conceived and coordinated the project and ebook.
Shannon designs modern patterns for both knitting and sewing. With their engaging textures, vibrant colours, and striking lines, her fun, dynamic garments and accessories are destined to become wardrobe staples. Shannon is the author and co-publisher of Seasonless, Journey, and Within.
Romi is a full time knitwear designer, pattern writer, and seeker of beauty living in the high desert of Northern Nevada, on the eastern slope of the Sierra-Nevada mountain range.
Bristol is a knitting designer and teacher from Portland, Maine. Her work focuses on the intersection of classic tailoring and innovative technique, and has been published with Brooklyn Tweed’s Wool People, Quince & Co., PomPom Quarterly, Interweave Knits, Amirisu, and many more.
Tanis combined her passion for textiles and colour when she started her hand dyed yarn company, Tanis Fiber Arts, in 2008. She and her husband Chris run their family business from their home in Montreal, Canada.
Joji enjoys living her life in sunny Buenos Aires, while dreaming of visiting the rest of the world armed with knitting needles and yarn. She also thinks life is much sweeter when served with coffee and chocolate.
Jane is known for her classic aesthetic and clearly written patterns. She delivers designs that are fun to knit and easy to wear, with an appealing casual style. Jane is the author and co-publisher of Island, Seasonless, Journey, and Within.
Ysolda took up knitting while studying English Literature. Over the last decade she’s pioneered new models for self publishing for both her patterns and books and developed a reputation for clear directions and interesting construction methods.
Alexa and Emily are the design duo behind Tin Can Knits! We live in Vancouver and Edinburgh respectively.
Our focus is on simple seamless garments and creating tutorials which guide knitters in trying and mastering new techniques.