Karen Whooley

Karen Whooley is a Washington State-based knitwear designer. Her work has been published in various print and online publications including Interweave Crochet, Crochet Magazine and Inside Crochet.

She is the author of 18 Books in both knit and crochet, including her newest books Crochet Scarves and Cowls and Knit Scarves and Cowls (Leisure Arts 2014)

Karen teaches Knit and Crochet Classes worldwide with an emphasis on technique driven classes. She enjoys teaching at shops and guilds around the country and shows such as the Knit and Crochet Show (the official show of TKGA and CGOA), and Stitches events. And she is also a Craftsy Instructor!

In her spare time, Karen enjoys hanging out with her husband of 24 years, David and their teen-aged children. Karen loves NFL Football, rocking out to her favorite band, Bon Jovi, and enjoying the Pacific Northwest! She also is a new Spinner and is enjoying the process of making her own yarn.

original designs  

from Crochet! Magazine, Winter 2012
from Interweave Crochet, Winter 2013
from Crochet 1-2-3 Magazine, Issue #3
from Knit 1-2-3, Issue #3
from Crochet 1-2-3 Magazine, Issue #3
from Annie's #871230, Learn to Fair Isle C...
from Annie's #871230, Learn to Fair Isle C...
from Annie's #871230, Learn to Fair Isle C...
from Annie's #871230, Learn to Fair Isle C...
from Crochet! Magazine Presents, Fall 2012...
from Annie's #871230, Learn to Fair Isle C...
from Annie's #871230, Learn to Fair Isle C...
from Annie's #871230, Learn to Fair Isle C...
from Interweave Crochet, Accessories 2012
from Inside Crochet, Issue 34, October 2012
from KRW Knitwear Studio Tunisian CAL 2012
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from Caron International Yarns
from KRW Knitwear Studio Tunisian CAL 2012
from Curvy Girl Crochet: 25 Patterns that ...
from Crochet Rocks Socks
from Crochet Rocks Socks
from Crochet Rocks Socks
from Crochet Rocks Socks
from Crochet Rocks Socks
from Crochet Rocks Socks
from Crochet Rocks Socks
from KRW Knitwear Studio Tunisian CAL 2012
from Inside Crochet, Issue 32, August 2012
from KRW Knitwear Studio Tunisian CAL 2012
from KRW Knitwear Studio
from KRW Knitwear Studio
from KRW Knitwear Studio
from KRW Knitwear Studio
from KRW Knitwear Studio
from KRW Knitwear Studio Tunisian CAL 2012
from Universal Yarn
from Universal Yarn
from KRW Knitwear Studio
from Universal Yarn
from KRW Knitwear Studio
from KRW Knitwear Studio Tunisian CAL 2012
from KRW Knitwear Studio
from KRW Knitwear Studio Tunisian CAL 2012
from KRW Knitwear Studio Tunisian CAL 2012
from Interweave Crochet, Spring 2012
from KRW Knitwear Studio
from KRW Knitwear Studio
from KRW Knitwear Studio Tunisian CAL 2012
from KRW Knitwear Studio Tunisian CAL 2012
from Interweave Crochet, Winter 2011