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Nora Howley Designs

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Logo has the words Knitting Tales next to a cartoon sheep Nora Howley is a U.S. based designer and writer. “My design work is primarily colorwork, and I am exploring bits of knitting history. My patterns are designed to tell a story, evoking places, people, and events,” Nora says. “I am working on making my patterns Low-Vision accessible through large print and screen-reader tested patterns with colorwork written out.” Patterns have clearly marked links to Ravelry or Payhip. The mystery links go to free patterns on Nora’s website.

http://www.knittingtales.com

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Below are photos of a few representative patterns (with direct links to pattern pages) to give you a sense of the designer's work.
  • Colorwork hat with geometric pattern.
    Falling Leaves
  • Collection of colorwork fingerless mitts.
    Reversals
  • Textured socks
    Chanukah Socks
  • Fingerless Mitts with tiny triangles in two colors.
    The Sharks of October

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