Red Carpet Knitting

With the Oscars right around the corner and , being knitish, I was thinking that  we should have a super-glam red-carpet event to showcase the elite and famous knitters and crocheters of the world…..

 

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It would start with:

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The inimitable Elizabeth Zimmerman, of course, followed by…

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Her daughter Meg Swanson (Schoolhouse press)

559755then knitting (and crocheting) geniuses  Maggie Righetti (amazon page),

Barbara G. Walker at Sock Summit 2009.  Barbara G. Walker,

and Deborah Newton (amazon page)th_033then awe-inspiring designers Nora Gaughan (blog)

Norah-Gaughan1and Annie Modesittth_016some media celebs…

editorial genius and television personality Ms  Eunny Jang (knitting daily)

Eunny-Jang fellow TV  personalities

Kristin Omdahl (blog)

th_027 Brett Bara (blog)

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Vickie Howell
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And Drew Emborsky the Crochet Dude! (blog)th_031

Our red carpet wouldn’t be complete without  a Brit or two.

DBSS13EdLetterQuintessential Brit knitter and my personal knitting hero Debbie Bliss,

Color King Kaffe Fassettkaffe_fassett

( I think he’s Irish, does that count?) and fellow color-phile Brandon Mablyth_016 Then to top it off I’d have the adorable, funny (and super fast) Ms. Lily Chin 

as my red-carpet reporter a la Joan Rivers!th_013

Ok so that’s my knitters fantasy red-carpet (the short version, trust me it could be much longer)

Who would you want on your red carpet?

 

 



 

 


Comments

  1. I would also put in Kate Davies a fabulous Scottish designer. 🙂

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