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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. Sarah Woo
    May 26, 2022 @ 7:38 am

    Helpful, thank you! Does it matter whether you block a hat in a dome shape vs flat? I didn’t think to shape it round, I’ve just been blocking hats flat.

    • Alexa Ludeman
      May 27, 2022 @ 1:03 pm

      The dome shape gives those decreases a nice block. Flat is totally fine, but it tends to give a crease at either side