Anne Hanson

Knitspot owner and designer Anne Hanson, a life-long knitter with a background in the fashion and graphic design fields, began designing clothing, knitwear, and accessories during the 1970s. Anne, who teaches and writes about knitting, spinning, and designing at her blog,, lives and works in Ohio with David, who loves wool, too. Anne and David together are the owners and creators of the renowned Knitspot yarn clubs and bare naked wools yarn. Anne’s design work/profile has been included in Knitty, The Knitter, Interweave Knits, Twist Collective, Sock Club, Brave New Knits, and Wool People. She is also a world renowned instructor and has released an Interweave Blocking Handknits DVD, Knitting Daily episode, and three Craftsy classes.

If you’re working on club projects, need help, or just want to chatter and show-off your Knitspot and Bare Naked Wools Creations - won’t you join our groups!? We’d love to meet you!

And don’t forget to check out our YouTube channel, where David posts wonderful short films and instructional videos full of great techniques you can try while knitting my patterns and beyond!

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original designs  

from Knitty, Winter 2011
from Knitspot Ravelry Shop
from Knitspot
from Knitspot
from twist collective winter 2010
from Knitspot
from Blue Moon Fiber Arts
from Knitspot