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Emily Wessel

Hi! I’m Emily Wessel, I design fun-to-knit patterns and helpful technique tutorials. I live in Edinburgh, Scotland with my husband and two kids, where I like to run, knit, learn languages, and hang out with friends. I am co-founder and designer at Tin Can Knits -


  1. Day 9 – Cable Hat Free Pattern – Waterwoman Knits
    December 9, 2018 @ 8:25 pm

    […] Chunky Cable Hat is a free pattern from Emily Wessel of Tin Can Knits. Perfect find in time for […]

  2. Sue Kinross
    December 1, 2011 @ 6:41 am

    I am unable to download the pattern for Chunky Cable Hat … and would love to knit it.

    Would it be possible for you to email it to me, please?


  3. frizico
    November 24, 2011 @ 9:43 am

    HEY! Just came across this site and LOVE that hat and I’d love to knit it up as a newly found knitter – but for some reason I can’t access that PDF of your pattern – would you be able to fix the link or send to me? THANKS!

  4. masters tickets
    March 29, 2011 @ 3:16 am

    Hello there, My associates and I just became aware of your blog through the search engines, and found that it’s very informative. I am gonna watch out for your next post. I’ll appreciate if you continue this in the future. Lots of people will be benefited from your writing. Cheers!

  5. DIY Knitting «
    August 10, 2009 @ 10:19 pm

    […] of her beautiful designs.  She also posts helpful tutorials from time to time.  Emily’s Chunky Cable Hat , knit with one skein of Malabrigo Chunky, is a free pattern on her site.   Her Photosynthesis […]

  6. How to Cable « damp city knits :
    August 1, 2009 @ 11:00 pm

    […] 6-stitch cable is the cable pattern used in my Chunky Cable Hat – a free […]