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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. Sherry
    January 8, 2013 @ 9:30 am

    You know what is fun? Admiring a pattern in a Ravelry ad (Rosebud) and following the link and realizing it is part of the fabulous pattern collection you bought last week. Yay!

  2. Tessa
    August 15, 2012 @ 12:12 am

    wow, I want to start knitting – NOW!

  3. Jane Richmond
    July 18, 2012 @ 12:20 am

    WOW! This book is going to be incredible Alexa!!! I love that little sweater, I want one for me!

  4. Joanne willoughby
    June 16, 2012 @ 6:16 am

    Just found your blog-love the photos and patterns!

  5. Hatusu
    June 15, 2012 @ 10:25 pm

    Love the boots, love the sweater. Looking forward to the book.

  6. indigocraft
    June 14, 2012 @ 12:51 am

    Looks wonderful, I really want to make that boys’ sweater! Can’t wait :-)

  7. dianne noe
    June 13, 2012 @ 6:40 pm

    That is one very cute kid on the beach and what knitwear! I can’t wait to see and buy the collection. Dianne

  8. Tamsie Hughes
    June 13, 2012 @ 4:37 pm

    What a lovely book – can’t wait!