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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. Joani Frenette-Cornell
    April 14, 2023 @ 3:30 pm

    You two have been such an inspiration for me! Your precise information is incredible and because of that I have knit my first top down sweater without pulling my hair out! It came out almost perfect. May the knitting gods be with you always!

  2. Bev Jubenville
    April 13, 2023 @ 3:30 pm

    Thank you, a thousand times thank you! This tutorial is so helpful

  3. Linda Toffolo
    April 13, 2023 @ 5:39 am

    I am blown away by all your wonderful instructions! Love your patterns and your expert advice. Wish I could sit down and knit with you both ❤️🧶❤️

  4. Roberta Cogan
    April 13, 2023 @ 3:31 am

    Thank you! This is the best post ever! This is the perfect family gift sweater. I better get started!