Joan is a Fair Isle cap/hat designer, and is also known for Michigan Fiber Festival hats, designed specifically to be taught at a workshop at the festival. Joan gets inspiration from the beauty of nature in Michigan, with its widely varied color palette. Joan is the owner of Heritage Spinning & Weaving, Lake Orion, MI, specializing in Shetland and Norwegian wool yarn. This LYS is also known as a great resource for spinning, weaving, rug hooking, knitting, and crochet, offering classes in each discipline. Patterns are sold as part of kits, but will be available separately soon. Some kit listings on the site include URL links to Ravelry.https://heritagespinning.com
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- Pattern Format: PDF Patterns, Printed Patterns, Web Page
- Patterns for: Blankets, Hats, Headbands, Misc. Home, Mitts, Scarves, Shawls, Socks
- Size Range: Adults
- Techniques: Knitted Cables, Knitted Colorwork, Knitted Lace, Knitting
- Pattern Features: Charts and Written