Episode 2: How I Work my Cultural Influences into My Designs


In this episode, I take you behind the scenes of a commonly asked question from my community of Fibre Muses: how I work my cultural influences into my designs. I share my sources of inspiration and then the process of translating them into stitch patterns. My hopes for this episode is that by sharing my process, you’ll be inspired and empowered to do the same exploration in your own knitting.

Books mentioned in the Episode:

Maori Myth and Legend by A.W. Reed

Maori Weaving by Erenora Puketapu-Hetet

Te Taiao Maori and the Natural World by the Te Ara Team

Patterns Mentioned in this Episode:

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Atiru Shawl

Aroha Shawl

Kotiri Shawl

Patiki Shawl

Koru Cardigan

Taimana Cowl

Iraira Shawl

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